In a bid to reduce the travel time via trains in between Patna-Delhi route, Indian Railways has increased the speed limit of 9 trains on Jhajha-Patna-Pt Deendayal Upadhyaya Junction mainline route.
Earlier on this route these 9 trains ran at 110 km/h but now after the increase in speed limit, now these trains can run at 130 km/h.
These 9 trains consist of both the mail and express trains.
Okay, here is the list of 9 trains of which the Indian Railways has increased the speed limit from 110 km/h to 130 km/h.
|Train Name||Train Number|
|Saharsa-Patna Express Special||02567/02568|
|Anand Vihar-Agartala Express Special||04019/04020|
|Rajendra Nagar Terminal-New Delhi Jalpaiguri Express Special||03245/03246|
|Katihar-Delhi Express Special||05485/05486|
|Secunderabad-Danapur Express Special||02787/02788|
|Rajendra Nagar Terminal-New Delhi Express Special||03293/03294|
|Rajgir-New Delhi Express Special||03391/03392|
|Bengaluru-Danapur Express Special||06509/06510|
|Ahmedabad-Patna Express Special||09447/09448|
In addition to increasing the speed limit of 9 trains on Jhajha-Patna-Pt Deendayal Upadhyaya Junction route, the Indian Railways has also increased the speed limit of trains in the below mentioned routes.
|Route Name||Earlier Speed (in km/h)||Increased Speed (in km/h)|
Before these trains Indian Railways has recently increased the speed limit of 12 trains to 130 km/h.
The Indian Railways is increasing the speed limit of these trains to reduce the travel time via trains in between Howrah-Patna-Delhi route by 30 to 40 minutes.