India’s Fastest Train Delhi-Agra 2016
Gatimaan Express High speed Train travels from Delhi to Agra in 90minutes in India with Luxuries facility
The Gatimaan train also provides on-board entertainment facility free of cost by a private agency – MyFreeTv “Under this facility, passengers can view various entertaining videos during the travel on their smartphone, tablets or laptops even without internet connection through Wi-Fi,” the statement said.
The Gatiman Express fares train comprises of two executive AC chair cars and eight AC chair car coaches. The fare for a single AC chair car seat will be Rs.750, and that for the executive AC chair car seat Rs 1,500.
The ministry elaborated that the on-board catering on the new train will be carried out by the Indian Railways Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC), a railway undertaking.
“IRCTC has made arrangement for deploying train hostesses on-board the train. This train will see improved catering and will have options of different kinds of cuisines,” the statement added. Gatimaan, hailed as India’s first semi-high speed train, is likely to be introduced on eight other routes across the country soon.
Garimaan Express Inaugration and Train Timings (schedule)
– The inaugural run of Gatiman Express from Hazrat Nizammuddin, Delhi, to Agra , is scheduled for April 5
– Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu has inaugurated the train at 10 a.m. by remote from his office
– Train’s scheduled will be changed, making it to leave Nizammuddin railway station at 8.10 a.m. and reach Agra Cantt. at 9.50 a.m
– It will run six days a week except Friday, when the Taj Mahal is closed.
Gatimaan express is 7minutes faster than Shatabdi Express
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