Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Premium Superfast Special Trains between Secunderabad and Hazrat Nizamuddin

South Central Railway will run two Premium Superfast  Special trains between Secunderabad and Hazrat Nizamuddinin order to clear extra rush of passengers during summer season.

Accordingly, Train No. 02723 Secunderabad-HazratNizamuddin Premium Special train will depart Secunderabad at 11:55 hrs on 24th May, 2014 (Saturday) and arrive Hazrat Nizamuddin at 13:25 hrs o­n the next day.

In the return direction, Train No. 02724 Hazrat Nizamuddin - Secunderabad Superfast Premium Special train will depart Hazrat Nizamuddin at 19:20 hrs o­n 25th May, 2014 (Sunday) and arrive Secunderabad at 20:55 hrs o­n the next day.

            These trains will have o­nly eight stoppages enroute  viz., Ramagundam, Nagpur, Itarsi, Bhopal, Bina, Jhansi, Agra Cantonment and Palwal.  These trains have 17 Coaches viz., two AC II Tier, two AC III Tier, ten Sleeper Class, o­ne Pantry Car and two Luggage cum Brake Van coaches.

Advance Reservation for this train will commence at 08:00 hrs o­n 14th May, 2014 (Wednesday)

The Unique features of ‘Premium’ train service are:

1)‘Premium special train´  is a fully reserved service aimed to meet the heavy demand for Rail travel during busy season o­n popular routes. It is primarily targeted at that segment of passengers, who are willing to pay premium fare for confirmed berths at the time of booking itself availing enhanced standards of service.

2)The fare structure for this Premium Special Train is variable and follows a dynamic pricing model. The fare will also include catering charges.

3)The booking of tickets can be done o­nly through IRCTC’s portal o­n internet. Tickets will not be issued manually at reservation counters. However, vacant berths available after charting will be offered at current day booking counters at the train originating stations.

4)Only confirmed tickets will be issued for Premium Trains. No waitlisted tickets shall be issued. There will be no refund except when the train is fully cancelled o­n railway account due to unforeseen circumstances. Adult fare shall be charged for all passengers irrespective of their age. No concession shall be applicable to this train. Ticket modifications/issue of duplicate ticket etc., is not permitted.