Western Railway introduces new train between Indore and Gandhidham
As per the announcements made by Sumitra Mahajan Speaker of Lok Sabha recently in a function held at Indore, the railways introduce new train between Indore and Gandhidham from Indore station on Sunday, 3rd February, 2019. Similarly, as per another announcement, Western Railway has decided to increase the frequency of Indore Rajendranagar Express train with effect from Monday, 4th February, 2019.
According to a press release issued by Ravinder Bhakar – Chief Public Relations Officer of Western Railway, the new Indore - Gandhidham Express will be the first direct train from Indore to Gandhidham and will run via Ahmedabad. Introduction of this train will boost tourism in Malwa and Kutch regions.
Train No. 19336 Indore – Gandhidham Express (Weekly) will leave Indore every Sunday at 22.25 hrs and will reach Gandhidham at 14.10 hrs the next day. Similarly, Train No. 19335 Gandhidham – Indore Express (Weekly) will leave Gandhidham every Monday at 17.40 hrs and will reach Indore at 11.05 hrs the next day.
The train will have AC 2-Tier, AC 3-Tier, Sleeper Class and Second Class General coaches. The train will halt at Dewas, Ujjain, Ratlam, Dahod, Godhra, Nadiad, Ahmedabad, Viramgam and Samakhiali stations in both directions.
Bhakar also stated that on the same occasion Sumitra Mahajan also announced the increase in the frequency of Train No. 19313/19314 Indore – Rajendranagar Express from Weekly services to Bi-weekly which has been now decided to be implemented with effect from 4th February, 2019. Train No. 19313 Indore – Rajendranagar Express (Bi-weekly) will now run every Monday and Wednesday, Ex Indore with effect from 4th February, 2019 and Train No. 19314 Rajendranagar – Indore Express (Bi-weekly) will now run every Wednesday and Friday, Ex Rajendranagar with effect from 6th February, 2019.
The bookings for Train No. 19336 and 19935 will open from 3rd February, 2019 at all PRS counters and IRCTC website. Similarly, the booking of Train no. 19313 Indore – Rajendranagar Express (Bi-weekly) with the new increased frequency will also open from 3rd February, 2019.