SER TO RUN MORE SUMMER SPECIALS
TOWARDS PURI AND BHUBANESWAR
Kolkata, 4th May, 2016:
To clear extra rush of passengers during summer, South Eastern Railway has decided to run 12 pairs of Special Trains towards Puri and Bhubaneswar. Out of these, 8 pairs of special trains will run between Santragachi-Puri-Santragachi and 4 pairs of special trains will run between Howrah-Bhubaneswar-Howrah on different nominated days during the period from 06.5.2016 to 25.6.2016.
08404/08403 Santragachi-Puri-Santragachi Weekly Specials
The Santragachi-Puri Special leaving Santragachi every Saturday at 19:00 hours will reach Puri at 04:00 hours, the next day. In the opposite direction, the train leaving Puri every Friday at 21:25 hours will arrive Santragachi at 06:45 hours, the next day. The Special trains will have 1 AC-2 tier, 2 AC-3 tier, 9 Sleeper Class and 4 General Second Class coaches and will have stoppages at Kharagpur, Balasore, Bhadrak, Jajpur Keonjhar Road, Cuttack, Bhubaneswar and Khurda Road between Santragachi and Puri. These special trains will run during the period from 6.5.16 to 25.6.16.
02073/02074 Howrah-Bhubaneswar-Howrah Weekly Specials
The Howrah-Bhubaneswar Special leaving Howrah every Sunday at 13:25 hours will reach Bhubaneswar at 20:10 hours, the same day. In the opposite direction, the train leaving Bhubaneswar every Sunday at 6:00 hours will arrive Howrah at 12:40 hours, the same day. The Special trains will have 2 AC Chair Car and 8 General Chair Car coaches and will have stoppages at Kharagpur, Jaleswar, Balasore, Soro, Bhadrak, Jajpur Keonjhar Road and Cuttack between Howrah and Bhubaneswar. These special trains will run during the period from 8.5.16 to 29.5.16