UPDATED: Full List of Special Trains To Be Available for Booking on IRCTC on 11th May 2020 at 6 PM

UPDATE: Timings added in second table

Indian Railways has released the list of special trains that will be available for booking on the IRCTC website at 6 pm, as per the announcement made yesterday.

The Ministry of Home Affairs has released guidelines that are to be followed in order to travel by these trains.

More details below the list of grains.

List of Special Trains

S.NoTrain NumberStarts FromTerminates AtFrequencyStoppages EnrouteDate
1SpecialHowrahNew DelhiDailyAsansol Jn, Dhanbad Jn,  Gaya Jn, Pt. Dd Upadhyaya Jn, Prayagraj Jn.,Kanpur Central12-05-2020
2SpecialNew DelhiHowrahDailyAsansol Jn, Dhanbad Jn,  Gaya Jn, Pt. Dd Upadhyaya Jn, Prayagraj Jn.,Kanpur Central13-05-2020
3SpecialRajendra NagarNew DelhiDailyPatna Jn,  Pt. Dd Upadhyaya Jn, Prayagraj Jn., Kanpur Central12-05-2020
4SpecialNew DelhiRajendra NagarDailyPatna Jn,  Pt. Dd Upadhyaya Jn, Prayagraj Jn., Kanpur Central13-05-2020
5SpecialDibrugarhNewDelhiDailyDimapur,  Lumding Jn,Guwahati,Kokrajhar,Mariani,  New Jalpaiguri,  Katihar Jn, , Barauni Jn, Danapur, Pt. Dd Upadhyaya Jn, Prayagraj Jn., Kanpur Central14-05-2020
6SpecialNewDelhiDibrugarhDailyDimapur,  Lumding Jn,Guwahati,Kokrajhar,Mariani,  New Jalpaiguri,  Katihar Jn, , Barauni Jn, Danapur, Pt. Dd Upadhyaya Jn, Prayagraj Jn., Kanpur Central12-05-2020
7SpecialNewDelhiJammu TawiDailyLudhiana,13-05-2020
8SpecialJammu TawiNewDelhiDailyLudhiana,14-05-2020
9SpecialBengaluruNew DelhiDailyAnantapur, Guntakal Jn, Secunderabad Jn,Nagpur,  Bhopal Jn, Jhansi Jn,12-05-2020
10SpecialNew DelhiBengaluruDailyAnantapur, Guntakal Jn, Secunderabad Jn,Nagpur,  Bhopal Jn, Jhansi Jn,12-05-2020
11SpecialThiruvananthapuramNew DelhiT,Th,FErnakulam Jn, , Kozhikkode, Mangalore,  Madgaon,Panvel, Vadodara, Kota15-05-2020
12SpecialNew DelhiThiruvananthapuramT, W, SuErnakulam Jn, , Kozhikkode, Mangalore,  Madgaon,Panvel, Vadodara, Kota13-05-2020
13SpecialChennai CentralNew DelhiF, SuVijayawada, Warangal, Nagpur, Bhopal, Jhansi, Agra15-05-2020
14SpecialNew DelhiChennai CentralW, FVijayawada, Warangal, Nagpur, Bhopal, Jhansi, Agra13-05-2020
15SpecialBilaspurNew DelhiM, ThRaipur Jn,  Nagpur, Bhopal, Jhansi,14-05-2020
16SpecialNew DelhiBilaspurT, SRaipur Jn,  Nagpur, Bhopal, Jhansi,12-05-2020
17SpecialRanchiNew DelhiTh, SuPt. Dd Upadhyaya Jn, Kanpur Central14-05-2020
18SpecialNew DelhiRanchiW, SPt. Dd Upadhyaya Jn, Kanpur Central13-05-2020
19SpecialMumbai CentralNew DelhiDailySurat, Vadodra, Ratlam,  Kota12-05-2020
20SpecialNew DelhiMumbai CentralDailySurat, Vadodra, Ratlam,  Kota13-05-2020
21SpecialAhmedabadNew DelhiDailyPalanpur, Abu Road,  Jaipur, Gurgaon,12-05-2020
22SpecialNew DelhiAhmedabadDailyPalanpur, Abu Road,  Jaipur, Gurgaon,13-05-2020
23SpecialAgartalaNew DelhiMBadarpur Jn, Guwahati, Kokrajhar,New Jalpaiguri, Katihar Jn, Barauni Jn,Patliputra, Pt. Dd Upadhyaya Jn, Kanpur Central18-05-2020
24SpecialNew DelhiAgartalaWBadarpur Jn, Guwahati, Kokrajhar,New Jalpaiguri, Katihar Jn, Barauni Jn,Patliputra, Pt. Dd Upadhyaya Jn, Kanpur Central20-05-2020
25SpecialBhubneshwarNew DelhiDailyBalasor,Hijli (Kharagpur), Tatanagar, Bokaro Stl City, Gaya, Pt. Dd Upadhyaya Jn, Kanpur Central13-05-2020
26SpecialNew DelhiBhubneshwarDailyBalasor,Hijli (Kharagpur), Tatanagar, Bokaro Stl City, Gaya, Pt. Dd Upadhyaya Jn, Kanpur Central14-05-2020
27SpecialNew DelhiMadgaonF, SRatnagiri, Panvel,  Surat, Vadodara Jn, Kota Jn15-05-2020
28SpecialMadgaonNew DelhiM, SuRatnagiri, Panvel,  Surat, Vadodara Jn, Kota Jn17-05-2020
29SpecialSecundarabadNew DelhiWNagpur, Bhopal, Jhansi20-05-2020
30SpecialNew DelhiSecundarabadSuNagpur, Bhopal, Jhansi17-05-2020

Departure and Arrival Timings for Special Trains

S.No.Train NoFromDep.TimeToArr.TimeFrequency
102301Howrah1705New Delhi1000Daily
202302New Delhi1655Howrah0955Daily
302951Mumbai Central1730New Delhi0905Daily
402952New Delhi1655Mumbai Central0845Daily
502957Ahmedabad1820New Delhi0800Daily
602958New Delhi2025Ahmedabad1005Daily
702309Rajendranagar (T)1920New Delhi0740Daily
802310New Delhi1715Rajendranagar (T)0530Daily
902691Bengaluru2030New Delhi0555Daily
1002692New Delhi2115Bengaluru0640Daily
1102424New Delhi1645Dibrugarh0700Daily
1202423Dibrugarh2110New Delhi1015Daily
1302442New Delhi1600Bilaspur1200Biweekly
1402441Bilaspur1440New Delhi1055Biweekly
1502823Bhubaneswar1000New Delhi1045Daily
1602824New Delhi1705Bhubaneswar1725Daily
1702425New Delhi2110Jammu Tawi0545Daily
1802426Jammu Tawi2010New Delhi0500Daily
1902434New Delhi1600Chennai2040Biweekly
2002433Chennai0635New Delhi1030Biweekly
2102454New Delhi1530Ranchi1000Biweekly
2202453Ranchi1740New Delhi1055Biweekly
2302414New Delhi1125Madgaon1250Biweekly
2402413Madgaon1030New Delhi1240Biweekly
2502438New Delhi1600Secunderabad1400Weekly
2602437Secunderabad1315New Delhi1040Weekly
2702432New Delhi1125Thiruvananthapuram0525Triweekly
2802431Thiruvananthapuram1945New Delhi1240Triweekly
2902501Agartala1900New Delhi1120Weekly
3002502New Delhi1950Agartala1330Weekly

Passenger  services on Indian Railways shall be partially restored w.e.f. from 12th May 2020 in a graded manner

Only online E-Ticketing will be done through IRCTC website

Maximum Advance Reservation Period (ARP) will be of maximum 7 days

Passengers are encouraged to carry their own food and drinking water

The passengers shall reach the station at-least 90 minutes in advance to facilitate thermal screening at the station

No Linen, blankets and curtains shall be provided inside the train. Passengers are advised to carry their own linen

For movement of the passenger(s) as well as the driver of the vehicle transporting the passenger(s) to and fro the Railway Station shall be allowed on the basis of the confirmed e-ticket

Ministry of Railways (MoR) in consultation with ministry of Health & Family welfare (MoHFW) and Ministry of Home Affairs(MHA) has decided that train services on Indian Railways shall be partially restored w.e.f. from 12th May 2020 in a graded manner. Fifteen pair of special trains (thirty trains) shall be operated as per the details mentioned in the annexure. (link is given below)

These services shall be in addition to the Shramik specials for transporting stranded persons, which are under operation w.e.f. 1st May 2020.

Other regular Passenger services including all mail/express, passenger and suburban services shall remain cancelled until further advice.

These special trains which have been started presently will have only Air conditioned classes i.e. First, Second & Third AC. The fare structure for the ‘Special Trains’ shall be as applicable for the regular time tabled Rajdhani trains (excluding catering charges).

Only online E-Ticketing will be done through IRCTC website or through Mobile App. No tickets will be booked across the reservation counter on any Railway Station. Booking of tickets through ‘agents’, (both IRCTC Agents and Railway Agents) shall not be permitted. Maximum Advance Reservation Period (ARP) will be of maximum 7 days.

Only confirmed e-tickets shall be booked. Booking of RAC/Waiting list ticket and on board booking by ticket checking staff shall not be permitted. Current booking, tatkal and premium tatkal booking shall not be permitted. No Unreserved tickets (UTS) shall be permitted.

No catering charges shall be included in the fare. Provision for pre paid meal booking, e-catering shall be disabled. However, IRCTC shall make provision for limited eatables and packaged drinking water on payment basis. Information to this effect shall be made available to passengers during time of booking ticket.

Passengers are encouraged to carry their own food and drinking water. Dry, ready-to-eat food and bottled water shall be provided on demand, inside the trains on payment basis.

All passengers shall be compulsorily screened and only asymptomatic passengers are allowed to enter /board the train.

Passengers travelling by these special services will observe the following precautions :

(a)              Only passengers with Confirmed tickets shall be allowed to enter the Railway station.

(b)             All passengers shall be wearing face covers/masks at the entry and during travel.

(c)              The passengers shall reach the station at-least 90 minutes in advance to facilitate thermal screening at the station. Only passengers who are found asymptomatic will be permitted to travel.

(d)             Passengers shall observe social distancing both at the station and on trains.

(e)              On arrival at their destination, the travelling passengers will have to adhere to such health protocols as are prescribed by the destination state/UT

Online cancellation shall be permitted up to 24hrs before scheduled departure of train. No cancellation permitted less than 24 hrs before departure of train.  Cancellation charge shall be 50% of fare.

Zonal Railways have been instructed to ensure that there are separate entry and exit gates at Railway stations to the extent feasible so that there is no face to face movement of passengers. Zonal railways will be guided by standard social distancing guidelines on stations and trains and observe the safety, security and hygiene protocols.

All passengers are advised to download and use the Aarogya Setu application.

No Linen, blankets and curtains shall be provided inside the train. Passengers are advised to carry their own linen for the travel. The temperature inside AC coaches shall be suitably regulated for this purpose.

No stalls/ booths on the platforms shall be opened. No train side vending would be permitted. Passengers are advised to travel light.

As per MHA guidelines the movement of the passenger(s) as well as the driver of the vehicle transporting the passenger(s) to and fro the Railway Station shall be allowed on the basis of the confirmed e-ticket.

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