RAILWAYS TO RUN THREE MORE FULLY RESERVED FESTIVAL SPECIAL TRAINS
Kolkata, October 16, 2020
To clear the extra rush of passengers during this festive season, Railways will run fully reserved Festival Special Trains between Sealdah & Ajmer, Kolkata & Bikaner and Bhagalpur & Gandhidham.
02988 Ajmer – Sealdah Superfast Festival Special (via Dankuni) will leave Ajmer at 12.45 hrs. daily w.e.f. 20.10.2020 till 30.11.2020 to reach Sealdah at 16.00 hrs. on the next day and 02987 Sealdah – Ajmer Superfast Festival Special (via Dankuni) will leave Sealdah at 22.55 hrs. daily w.e.f. 21.10.2020 till 1.12.2020 to reach Ajmer at 2.45 hrs. on the 3rd day.
02495 Bikaner – Kolkata Superfast Weekly Festival Special (via Dankuni) will leave Bikaner at 5.20 hrs. on every Thursday between 22.10.2020 & 26.11.2020 (6 trips) to reach Kolkata at 13.15 hrs. on the next day and 02496 Kolkata – Bikaner Weekly Festival Special (via Dankuni) will leave Kolkata at 22.45 hrs. on every Friday between 23.10.2020 & 27.11.2020 (6 trips) to reach Bikaner at 5.50 hrs. on the 3rd day.
09451 Gandhidham – Bhagalpur Weekly Festival Special (via Anand – Godhra Jn section) will leave Gandhidham at 17.40 hrs. on every Friday between 23.10.2020 & 27.10.2020 (6 trips) to reach Bhagalpur at 20.15 hrs. on the 3rd day and 09452 Bhagalpur – Gandhidham Weekly Festival Special (via Anand – Godhra Jn. section) will leave Bhagalpur at 6.30 hrs. on every Monday between 26.10.2020 & 30.11.2020 (6 trips) to reach Gandhidham at 8.00 hrs. on the 3rd day.
Booking for the above Festival Special Trains in UP directions i.e., for train no. 02987, 02496 & 09452 will be available on & from 18.10.2020 at 8.00 a.m.
These trains will be fully reserved trains. General Second-Class coaches (LS/GS/SLR/SLRD) available in the train composition will also run as reserved class (2S).
In addition to fare, ‘SPECIAL’ charges will be applicable for these trains.
Concessional booking is not allowed.