SER to run 5 pairs of weekly winter special trains

Kolkata
29 Nov 2017

To clear the extra rush of passengers during winter, South Eastern Railway (SER) has decided to run 5 pairs of special trains between Santragachi and Puducherry during the period from 02.12.17 to 01.01.18. 06009 Santragachi-Puducherry Special leaving Santragachi at 14.10 hrs every Monday will reach Puducherry at 20.15 hrs, the next day. In the opposite direction, 06010 Puducherry-Santragachi Special leaving Puducherry at 19.15 hrs every Saturday will arrive at Santragachi at 04.30 hrs on Monday. The Special trains consisting of one AC-2 Tier, one AC-3 Tier, seven Sleeper class and six General Second Class coaches will have stoppages at Kharagpur, Balasore, Bhadrak, Cuttack, Bhubaneswar, Khurda Road, Brahmapur, Palasa, Srikakulam, Vizianagaram, Duvvada, Samalkot, Rajahmundry, Tadepalligudem, Eluru, Vijayawada, Tenali, Chirala, Ongole, Nellore, Gudur, Chennai Egmore, Tambaram, Chengalpattu and Villupuram stations enroute. (EOIC)