IR to run two more pairs of festival specials

To cater the extra rush of passengers during this festive season, Railways will run fully reserved Festival Special trains one pair each between Anand Vihar & Bhagalpur and between Howrah & Muzaffarpur.


04018 Anand Vihar – Bhagalpur Festival Special will leave Anand Vihar at 22:30 hrs. on 17.11.2020  to reach Bhagalpur at 20:20 hrs. on the next day and 04017 Bhagalpur – Anand Vihar Festival Special will leave Bhagalpur at 23:00 hrs. on 18.11.2020 to reach Anand Vihar at 20:15 hrs. on the next day.

This train will stop at Kanpur Central, Prayagraj Jn, Pt Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Jn, Patna, Mokamah, Kiul, Jamalpur & Sultanganj stations enroute in both the directions and will have AC 3 Tier, Sleeper Class & Second Class accommodations.

05272 Muzaffarpur-Howrah Festival Special train will leave Muzaffarpur on 24.11.2020 and 05271 Howrah-Muzaffarpur Festival Special will start from Howrah  station on 25.11.2020.

This Muzaffarpur-Howrah-Muzaffarpur Festival Special train (05272/05271) will follow the path, timings & stoppages of 15272/15271 Muzaffarpur-Howrah –Muzaffarpur Express.

Booking for 04017 Bhagalpur-Anand Vihar Festival Special train is available now and booking for 05271 Howrah-Muzaffarpur Festival Special will be made available on and from 19.11.2020 through PRS and internet .
 Features of these trains are as follows:
1) Special charges for special trains will be levied.
2) Seats in GS/LS/SLR coaches will be booked as 2S class.
3) Concessional booking is not allowed.

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