NFR to run more special trains to help clear the rush of passengers during festive season

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Published: November 11,2020 09:55 AM
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November 11, 2020: N.F. Railway has decided to run two more pairs of festival special trains this week for passengers willing to travel during the current festive season.

November 11, 2020: N.F. Railway has decided to run two more pairs of festival special trains this week for passengers willing to travel during the current festive season. These two pairs of special trains will be in addition to the 13 pairs of festival specials, 21 pairs of passenger specials and 2 pairs of clone specials being run presently by NFR connecting various cities of the country.



Among the two new trains, Special Train No. 04428 will leave from Anand Vihar Terminus at 09-00 hrs every day except on Tuesday & Friday to reach Jogbani next day at 13-15 hrs. The train will run from 11 November to 21 November, 2020. In return direction, Special Train No. 04427 will leave from Jogbani at 17-15 hrs. Every day except on Wednesday & Saturday to reach Anand Vihar Terminus next day at 22-15 hrs. The train will run from 12 November to 22 November, 2020. These special trains will run via Shahpur Patoree and will have stoppages at Ghaziabad, Moradabad, Bareily, Lucknow, Varanasi, Pt. Deen Dayal Upadhyay Jn., Buxer, Ara, Patliputra, Hajipur, Barauni Jn., Begusarai, Khagaria Jn., Naugachia, Katihar Jn., Purnia Jn., Arariya Court and Forbesganj. There will be 14 chair cars, 6 sleeper class coaches apart from 2 luggage vans in these trains.



Another pair of Special train will also be run on single-trip basis between Anand Vihar and Katihar to clear extra rush of passengers. Train No. 04440 will leave from Anand Vihar Terminus at 13-45 hrs. on 13th November, 2020 to reach Katihar Jn. next day at 19-20 hrs. In return direction, Special Train No. 04439 will leave from Katihar Jn. at 6-00 hrs. on 15th November, 2020 to reach Anand Vihar Terminus next day at 13-15 hrs. This special train will have stoppages at Chipyana Buzurg, Aligarh Jn., Kanpur Central, Lucknow, Gonda Jn., Balrampur, Naugarh, Gorakhpur Jn., Siswa Bazar, Narkatiaganj Jn., Bettiah, Bapudham Motihari, Muzaffarpur Jn., Samastipur Jn., Khagaria Jn., Saharsa Jn., Dauram Madhpura, Banmankhi Jn. and Purnia Jn. There will be 8 sleeper class coaches, 10 general second class coaches apart from 2 luggage vans in these trains.



Wait listed passengers of other trains planning to travel in these routes can also book their tickets for journey by availing the facility of these additional special trains.