Railways have decided to run weekly special trains between Lokmanya Tilak Terminus – Lucknow, Lokmanya Tilak Terminus – Gorakhpur, and Pune – Lucknow Jn. to clear the extra rush of passengers during winter season. The details are as under –
A) LOKMANYA TILAK TERMINUS – LUCKNOW AC SUPERFAST WEEKLY SPECIALS (8)
02111 AC Superfast weekly special will leave Lokmanya Tilak Terminus at 14.20 hrs on every Saturday from 6.12.2014 to 27.12.2014 (4 trips) and arrive Lucknow at 13.35 hrs next day.
02112 AC Superfast weekly special will leave Lucknow at 16.20 hrs on every Sunday from 7.12.2014 to 28.12.2014 (4 trips) and arrive Lokmanya Tilak Terminus at 17.30 hrs next day.
Halts: Thane, Kalyan, Nasik Road, Jalgaon, Bhusaval, Habibganj, Jhansi, Orai and Kanpur.
Composition: one First AC, Three AC-2 Tier, Ten AC-3 Tier, one AC Pantry Car and Two Luggage cum Generator Vans.
B) LOKMANYA TILAK TERMINUS-GORAKHPUR WEEKLY SPECIALS (8) (Via Varanasi)
01081 Weekly special will leave Lokmanya Tilak Terminus at 15.50 hours on every Wednesday from 10.12.2014 to 31.12.2014 (4 trips) and arrive Gorakhpur at 02.15 hours on third day.
01082 Weekly special will leave Gorakhpur at 13.00 hours on every Friday from 12.12.2014 to 2.1.2015 (4 trips) and arrive Lokmanya Tilak Terminus at 22.35 hours next day.
Halts: Kalyan, Nasik Road, Bhusaval, Khandwa, Pipariya, Narsinghpur, Jabalpur, Katni, Maihar, Satna, Manikpur, Chheoki, Mirzapur, Varanasi, Aunrihar, Mau, Bhatni and Deoria Sadar.
Composition: one AC-2 Tier, Two AC-3 Tier, 13 Sleeper class, 3 General second class and 2 General second class cum guard’s brake vans.
C) PUNE – LUCKNOW JN. WEEKLY SPECIALS (8)
01451 weekly special will leave Pune at 22.00 hours on every Tuesday from 9.12.2014 to 30.12.2014 (4 trips) and arrive Lucknow Jn. at 02.30 hours on third day.
01452 weekly special will leave Lucknow Jn. at 06.30 hours on every Thursday from 11.12.2014 to 1.1.2015 (4 trips) and arrive Pune at 11.05 hours next day.
Halts: Daund, Ahmednagar, Kopargaon, Manmad, Jalgaon, Bhusaval, Khandwa, Itarsi, Hoshangabad, Habibganj, Bhopal, Bina, Jhansi, Orai and Kanpur.
Composition: one AC-2 tier, one AC-3 tier, 5 Sleeper class, 6 General second class and 2 General second class cum guards brake vans
Reservation: Booking for train No. 02111 will open on 4.12.2014 and train numbers 01081 and 01451 will open from 5.12.2014.