Friday, September 7, 2012

Jan Shatabdi Express


The Jan Shatabdi Express is a more affordable variety of the Shatabdi Express, which has both AC and non-AC accommodation. The word 'Jan' refers to common people.

A Jan Shatabdi train


Trivia

  • The Bhopal Jan Shatabdi was the first Jan Shatabdi of Central India, started operations on 2 January 2003 between Habibganj railway station of Bhopal, the capital city of Madhya Pradesh and Jabalpur.
  • The longest distance is covered by the Madagon Jan Shatabdi between Mumbai and Margao in Goa covering 765 km (475 mi) in 9 hours through the Konkan stretch. It is also the fastest jan shatabdi averaging above 80 km/h (50 mph).
  • The state of Kerala has two Jan Shatabdis from Trivandrum (Trivandrum Central) to Kozhikode (Calicut) on slightly different routes, one via coastal Alappuzha and another via Kottayam.
  • Train No: 12075/12076 and 12081/12082 Jan Shatabdis from Thiruvananthapuram Central to Kozhikode (Calicut) are the longest Janshatabdis each with 18 coaches in each rake and pulled by Erode shed WDM 3D or WDM 2A from Shoranur to Calicut and WAP4 of Erode shed from Shoranur to Trivandrum Central.

Current services

The following is a current list of Jan Shatabdi express trains:

List of Jan Shatabdi Trains
Pair Train No Sector Departure Arrival Stoppages Distance (km) Frequency
1 12021 Howrah – Barabil 06:20 13:15 Kharagpur Jn, Tatanagar Jn, Chaibasa, Dangoaposi, Noamundi, Bara Jamda 398 Daily
12022 Barabil – Howrah 13:45 20:50
2 12023 Howrah – Patna 14:05 22:15 Durgapur, Asansol Jn, Chittaranjan, Jamtara, Madhupur Jn, Jasidih Jn, Jhajha, Jamui, Luckeesarai Jn, Hathidah Jn, Mokameh Jn, Patna Saheb 532 except Sunday
12024 Patna – Howrah 05:45 13:25
3 12051 Mumbai CST – Madgaon 05:10 14:10 Dadar, Thane, Panvel, Chiplun, Ratnagiri, Kankavali, Kudal, Thivim 765 Daily
12052 Madgaon – Mumbai CST 14:30 23:30
4 12053 Haridwar – Amritsar 14:35 21:45 Roorkee, Saharanpur, Jagadhri, Ambala Cantt Jn, Ludhiana Jn, Phagwara Jn, Jalandar City, Beas 407 except Thursday
12054 Amritsar – Haridwar 07:00 13:55
5 12055 New Delhi – Dehradun 15:25 21:10 Ghaziabad, Meerut, Muzaffarnagar, Deoband, Tapri, Roorkee, Haridwar Jn 303 Daily
12056 Dehradun – New Delhi 05:10 11:15
6 12057 New Delhi – Una Himachal 14:35 22:10 Subzi Mandi, Sonipat, Panipat Jn, Karnal, Kurukshetra Jn, Ambala Cantt Jn, Chandigarh, SahibzadaAsngr, Rupnagar, Anandpur Sahib, Nangal Dam 410 Daily
12058 Una Himacha – New Delhi 05:00 12:00
7 12059 Kota – Hazrat Nizamuddin 06:00 12:30 Sawai Madhopur, Gangapur City, Shri Mahabirji, Hindaun City, Bayana Jn, Bharatpur Jn, Mathura Jn, Ballabgarh 458 Daily
12060 Hazrat Nizamuddin – Kota 13:20 19:40
8 12061 Habibganj – Jabalpur 17:40 22:55 Hoshangabad, Itarsi Jn, Pipariya, Gadarwara, Kareli, Narsinghpur, Shridham, Madan Mahal 331 Daily
12062 Jabalpur – Habibganj 06:00 11:35
9 12063 Haridwar – Una Himachal 14:35 22:10


12064 Una Himachal – Haridwar 05:00 13:55
10 12067 Guwahati – Jorhat 06:30 13:10 Chaparmukh Jn, Hojai, Lanka, Lumding Jn, Diphu, Dimapur, Furkating Jn, Mariani Jn 368 except Sunday
12068 Jorhat – Guwahati 13:55 20:45
11 12069 Raigarh – Gondia 06:25 13:25 Kharsia, Sakti, Champa, Naila, Akaltara, Bilaspur Jn, Bhatapara, Tilda, Raipur Jn, Durg, Raj Nandgaon, Dongargarh 414 except Sunday
12070 Gondia – Raigarh 15:00 22:00
12 12071 Mumbai CST – Aurangabad 13:50 20:35 Dadar, Thane, Kalyan Jn, Nasik Road, Manmad Jn 374 Daily
12072 Aurangabad – Mumbai CST 06:00 12:45
13 12073 Howrah – Bhubaneshwar 13:35 20:20 Kharagpur Jn, Jaleswar, Balasore, Soro, Bhadrakh, Jajpur K Road, Cuttack 439 except Sunday
12074 Bhubaneshwar – Howrah 06:20 12:50
14 12075 Kozhikode – Trivandrum Central 13:35 20:55 Tirur, Shoranur Jn, Thrishur, Ernakulam Jn, Alleppey, Kayankulam Jn, Kollam Jn, Varkala 399 Daily
12076 Trivandrum Central – Kozhikode 06:00 13:05
15 12077 Chennai Central – Vijaywada 07:00 13:35 Sullurupeta, Gudur Jn, Nellore, Kavali, Ongole, Chirala, Tenali Jn 431 except Tuesday
12078 Vijaywada – Chennai Central 14:35 21:10
16 12079 Bangalore City Jn – Hubli 06:00 13:25 Yesvanthpur Jn, Tumkur, Arsikere Jn, Birur Jn, Chikajajur Jn, Davangere, Harihar, Ranibennur, Haveri 469 Daily
12080 Hubli – Bangalore City Jn 14:00 21:25
17 12081 Kozhikode – Trivandrum Central 06:15 13:45 Tirur, Shoranur Jn, Thrisur, Ernakulam Town, Kottayam, Chengannur, Kayankulam Jn, Kollam Jn 413 except Wednesday and Sunday
12082 Trivandrum Central – Kozhikode 14:20 22:05
18 12083 Mayiladuturai – Coimbatore 14:40 21:20 Kumbakonam, Thanjavur, Tiruchchirapalli Jn, Karur Jn, Erode Jn, Tiruppur, Irugur 362 except Tuesday
12084 Coimbatore – Mayiladuturai 07:00 13:40
19 12365 Patna – Ranchi 06:15 13:50 Gaya Jn, Koderma, NSC Bose Jn Gomo, Bokaro Steel City, Muri 411 Daily
12366 Ranchi – Patna 14:30 22:50
20 05697 Lumding Jn – Lower Haflong 09:45 13:30 Langting, Maibang, Mahur 100 Daily
05698 Lower Haflong – Lumding Jn 13:45 17:30