Latest update: Indian Railways runs additional festival special trains!

In order to clear the festive rush, Indian Railways has approved a number of additional festival special trains. These special IRCTC trains will run for destinations such as Tamil Nadu, Darbhanga, Yesvantpur, Patna, etc.

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Major updates are as following:

1. South Western Railways operates additional festival trains to Tamil Nadu

To control the increased rush of passengers during the festive season, South Western Railways has decided to run two additional pairs of festival special trains from Mysuru connecting the neighbouring state of Tamil Nadu.

See the details here:

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2. Festival special superfast trains between Anand Vihar and Bhagalpur

Train number 04404/ 04403 Anand Vihar – Bhagalpur – Anand Vihar (Superfast) will run between Anand Vihar and Bhagalour to clear the extra rush during the festive season. These trains will also stop at Prayagraj, Mokama, Jamalpur, Sultanganj, etc.

See the stoppages here:

3. Additional festival special train between Gandhidham & Tirunelveli

For the forthcoming Dussehra and Diwali festival, Western Railways has decided to run one more special train between Gandhidham and Tiruneveli from 26th October 2020 to 3rd December 2020.

See the tweet here:

4. Weekly festival special trains between Darbhanga and Mysuru

Train No. 02577/02578 Darbhanga – Mysuru – Darbhanga weekly festival special trains will run between Darbhanga and Mysuru via MGR Chennai Central, Arakkonam, Katpadi and Jolarpettai.

Check timings and dates here:

5.  Weekly festival special superfast trains between Patliputra and Yesvantpur 

Patliputra –Yesvantpur- Patliputra superfast weekly superfast festival special trains will run between Patliputra and Mysuru via MGR Chennai Central, Arakkonam, Katpadi and Jolarpettai

Check timings and dates here: 

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