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The Western Railway will run Bhuj-Jabalpur (Weekly) Special train from April 26 to June 29, 2018. Train number 01709 Bhuj-Jabalpur (Weekly) Special train will leave Bhuj at 19.05 PM every Friday and reach Jabalpur at 22.15 PM the next day. The train will run between April 27 and June 29. (Indian Railways Offers 11 Nights/12 Days Package For Rs 11,340) Also Read - Indian Railways Latest News: Western Railway to Run 3 More Pairs of Festival Special Trains | Know Timing, Route And Other Details
In return, train number 01710 Jabalpur–Bhuj (Weekly) Special train will leave Jabalpur at 14.35 PM every Thursday and will reach Bhuj at 16.05 PM the next day. The train will run from April 26 to June 28. Also Read - Railways Minister Piyush Goyal to Undergo Surgery to Remove Kidney Stone, Says 'Will Be Back Soon’
The train will have AC Three Tier, Sleeper Class and General Second Class coaches.
This train will halt at Anjar, Gandhidham, Bhachau, Samakhiali, Dhrangdhra, Ahmedabd, Nadiad, Godhra, Dahod, Ratlam, Nagda, Ujjain, Maksi, Shujalpur, Sant Hirdaram Nagar, Bhopal, Habibganj, Hosangabad, Itarsi, Sohagpur, Piparia, Gadarwara, Kareli, Narsinghpur, Sridham and Madan Mahal stations in both directions.
Apart from this, the Western Railway will run Special trains between Bandra (T) and Ghazipur City and between Gandhidham and Bhagalpur.
Train Number 09025 Bandra(T)–Ghazipur City Special Train will depart from Bandra Terminus at 23.25 PM every Monday and reach Ghazipur City at 10.30 AM on Wednesday. This train will run from April 30 to June 25.
In return direction, train number 09026 Ghazipur City–Bandra(T) Express will depart from Ghazipur City at 19.30 PM every Wednesday and arrive Bandra(T) at 07.50 AM on Friday. This train will run from May 2 to June 27.
The train will halt at Borivali, Vapi, Valsad, Surat, Bharuch, Vadodara, Ratlam,Shamgarh, Ramganj Mandi, Kota Junction, Sawai Madhopur, Gangapur City, Shri Mahabirji, Hindaun City, Bayana Junction, Agra Cantt, Shamshabad Town, Etawah, Kanpur Central, Allahabad Junction, Janghai Junction, Mariahu, Jaunpur Junction, Dobhi and Aunrihar Junction in both directions.
The train will have AC II Tier, AC III Tier, Sleeper Class and General Second class coaches.
On the other hand, train number 09451/52 Gandhidham–Bhagalpur Weekly Special will depart from Gandhidham at 17.40 PM every Friday and reach Bhagalpur at 18.00 PM on Sunday. This train will run from April 27 to May 11.
In return direction, train number 09452 Bhagalpur-Gandhidham Express will depart from Bhagalpur at 06.30 AM every Monday and arrive Gandhidham at 08.00 PM on Wednesday. This train will run from April 30 to May 14.
The train will halt at Gandhidham, Bhachau, Samakhiyali, Dhangradha, Ahmedabad, Nadiad, Dahod, Ratlam, Bhawani Mandi, Kota, Sawai Madhopur, Gangapur City, Hindaun City, Bayana Jn., Bharatpur, Achhnera, Mathura Jn., Kasganj, Farukhabad, Kanpur Central, Lucknow, Gonda, Basti, Gorakhpur, Deoria Sadar, Siwan Jn, Chapra, Hajipur, Barauni Jn., Begusarai, Shaibpur Kml Jn. and Monghyr in both directions.
The train will have AC III Tier, Sleeper Class and General Second class coaches.
The ticket booking of Bandra (T) – Ghazipur City Special Train will open from April 27 and for Gandhidham–Bhagalpur Weekly Special Train, the process will begin from April 26 at all PRS counters and Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) website.