Special trains to clear rush of passengers in AP

By Author  |  B. Prabhakara Sarma/Correspondent  |  Published: 10th Jul 2018  7:14 pmUpdated: 10th Jul 2018  7:16 pm
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Visakhapatnam: To clear rush of passengers, East Coast Railway has decided to extend the special train services as per the following schedule.

Vizag-Tirupati-Vizag weekly special with special fare: The train No. 08573 Visakhapatnam- Tirupati weekly special express will leave Visakhapatnam on Mondays at 22.55hrs from 06.08.2018 to 29.10.2018 and reach Tirupati on the next day at 13.25hrs.

In the return direction the train No.08574 Tirupati-Visakhapatnam weekly special express will leave Tirupati on Tuesdays at 15.30hrs from 07.08.2018 to 30.10.2018 which will reach Visakhapatnam on the next day morning at 06.50hrs.

This pair of trains has stoppages at Duvvada, Anakapalle, Samalkot, Rajahmundry, Eluru, Vijayawada,New Guntur, Tenali, Ongole, Nellore, Gudur, Sri Kalahasti and Renigunta between Visakhapatnam and Tirupati.

Composition: One 2nd AC, Four 3rdAC coaches, Nine Sleeper Class coaches, Six General Second class coaches and Two second class cum luggage coaches.

Vizag-Secunderabad-Vizag weekly special with special fare: The train No. 08501 Visakhapatnam to Secunderabad weekly special express will leave Visakhapatnam on Tuesdays at 23.00hrs from 07.08.2018 to
30.10.2018 and reach Secunderabad on the next day at 12.00hrs.

In the return direction the train No.08502 Secunderabad to Visakhapatnam weekly special express will leave Secunderabad on Wednesdays at 16.30hrs from 08.08.2018 to 31.10.2018 to reach Visakhapatnam on the next day morning at 04.50hrs.

These trains will have stoppages at Duvvada, Anakapalle, Tuni, Samalkot, Rajahmundry, Tadepalligudem, Eluru, Vijayawada, Khammam, Warangal and Kazipet between Visakhapatnam and Secunderabad in both the directions.

Composition: One 2nd AC, Three 3rd AC, Ten sleeper class, Six General Second class coaches and Two second class cum luggage coaches in its composition.