Festival Bonanza: Konkan Railway Introduces Special Trains for Ganapati and Onam
Adding further delight to this festive season, the railways has announced additional festival special trains that will run along the Konkan coast. This festival offer will help to get rid of the extra rush during the ongoing Ganeshotsava and upcoming Onam festivals.
These special and unreserved trains between the routes of Roha and Ratnagiri will run during the Ganesh Chaturthi. On the other hand, New Delhi-Kuchuveli Superfast express will be running on the track during the upcoming Onam festival.
Ganesh Chaturthi Special train no. 05010 Ratnagiri – Roha will depart from Ratnagiri at 0650 hours and arrive at Roha at 12:50 hours the same day. While train no. 05009, Roha – Ratnagiri will depart from Roha at 15:30 hours and it will reach Ratnagiri at 21:00 hours the same day. These special trains with 12 unreserved coaches will run on September 11, 15, 16 and 19.
On the other hand for Onam, train no. 04096 New Delhi-Kochuveli Superfast Express on September 12 will depart from New Delhi at 23:30 hours and reach Kochuveli at 02:45 hours after four days. Train no. 04095 Kohcuveli-New Delhi will depart from Kochuveli at 09.40 hours on September 17 and will arrive at New Delhi at 15:20 hours after two days.
The Festival special trains will take a break at Mathura, Sawai Madhopur, Bharuch, Surat, Kota, Nagda, Ratlam, Dahod, Godhara, Navsari, Valsad, Vapi, Vasai Road, Panvel, Roha, Chiplun, Ratnagiri, Vadodara, Sindhudurg, Pernem, Madgaon, Kasargod, Kannur, Kozhikode, Karwar, Udupi, Manglore Junction, Town, Kottayam, Tiruvalla, Chengannur, Aluva, Ernakulam Kayankulam, Tirur, Shoranur Junction, Thrisur, Quilon and Kochuveli.
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