New Trains Announced in the Railway Timetable 2017-18

Various zones of the Indian Railways have started announcing the new train services that will be introduced in their new timetable (Trains at a Glance – TAAG) for 2017-18 to come into effect from November 01, 2017. Given here is the entire list of new trains announced for 2017-18. Most of these new trains are special trains that have already been running for some time now and are regularised. Date of introduction of these new trains will be announced later and indicated here red.

Long Distance (Cross-Country) Trains

20501/20502 Agartala – Delhi Anand Vihar – Agartala Tripura Rajdhani Express (NFR)

Type: Rajdhani | Fare: Rajdhani Flexi | NFR/LMG | 1d 16h 40m | 15 halts | 2422 km | 59 kph

Will start running from November 8, 2017.

  • 20501 Agartala Rajdhani will run from Agartala AGTL Tripura to Delhi Anand Vihar ANVT on all Mondays. Full Timetable: Departs AGTL: 1830 (Mon), DMR: 2107, NKXJ: 2230 (tech), BPB: 2335, NHLG: 0130 (Tue), HJI: 0435, GHY: 0725, KYQ: 0742, RNY: 0820, BPRD: 0908, NJP: 1350, KIR: 1730, BJU: 2030, PPTA: 2300, MGS: 0232 (Wed), CNB: 0628, arrives ANVT: 1120 (Wed).
  • 20502 Agartala Rajdhani will run from Delhi Anand Vihar ANVT to Agartala AGTL Tripura on all Wednesdays. Full Timetable: Departs ANVT: 1950 (Wed), CNB: 0034 (Thu), MGS: 0438, PPTA: 0805, BJU: 1025, KIR: 1455, NJP: 1810, BPRD: 2232, RNY: 2331, KYQ: 0011 (Fri), GHY: 0045, HJI: 0247, NHLG: 0604, BPB: 0825, NKXJ: 0850 (tech), DMR: 1025, arrives AGTL: 1330 (Fri).

Accommodation: 01 AC First Class, 02 AC 2 tier, 08 AC 3 tier, 02 EOGs (13 coaches)

Route and Stoppages: Dharmanagar, New Karimganj (technical), Badarpur, New Haflong, Hojai, Guwahati, Kamakhya, Rangiya, Barpeta Road, New Jalpaiguri, Katihar, Barauni, Patliputra Jn. (for Patna), Mughalsarai, Kanpur Central.

19424/19423 Gandhidham – Tirunelveli – Gandhidham Humsafar Express (WR)

  • 19424 TEN Humsafar will run on Mondays from Gandhidham GIMB Gujarat to Tirunelveli TEN Tamil Nadu via Konkan, Trivandrum. Timetable: Departs GIMB: 1350 (Mon), MAJN: 1940, SRR: 0140 (Wed), ERS: 0410, TVC: 0750, arrives TEN: 1130 (Wed).
  • 19423 GIMB Humsafar will run on Thursdays from Tirunelveli TEN to Gandhidham GIMB Gujarat via Kerala, Konkan. Timetable: Departs TEN: 0745 (Thu), TVC: 1055, ERS: 1455, SRR: 1700, MAJN: 2210, arrives GIMB: 0440 (Sat).

Accommodation: TBA

Route and Stoppages: TBA

14815/14816 Jodhpur Bhagat Ki Kothi – Chennai Tambaram – Jodhpur Bhagat Ki Kothi Humsafar Express (NWR)

  • 14815 TBM Humsafar will run on Wednesdays from Jodhpur Bhagat Ki Kothi BGKT to Chennai Tambaram TBM. Timetable: Departs BGKT: 1520 (Wed), GDR: 0705 (Fri), MS: 1010, arrives TBM: 1045 (Fri).
  • 14816 BGKT Humsafar will run on Fridays from Chennai Tambaram TBM to Jodhpur Bhagat Ki Kothi BGKT. Timetable: Departs TBM: 1915 (Fri), MS: 1950, GDR: 2235, arrives BGKT: 1930 (Sun).

Accommodation: TBA

Route and Stoppages: TBA

Southern Sectors (Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka Telangana, Andhra Pradesh)

20601/20602 Chennai Central – Madurai – Chennai Central AC Superfast Express (SR)

Will start running from November 03, 2017

Type: AC Express | Fare: Superfast | SR/MAS | 556 km | 4 halts | 08:50 | 63 kph

  • 20601 AC SF will run from Chennai Central MAS to Madurai MDU via Salem on all Fridays. Timetable: Departs MAS: 2230 (Fri), SA: 0305 (Sat), KRR: 0405, DG: 0605, arrives MDU: 0720 (Sat).
  • 20602 AC SF will run from Madurai MDU to Chennai Central MAS via Salem on all Sundays. Timetable: Departs MDU: 2245 (Sun), DG: 2345, KRR: 0050 (Mon), SA: 0230, arrives MAS: 0740 (Mon).

Accommodation: 01 AC First Class, 03 AC 2 tier, 08 AC 3 tier, 02 EOGs (14 coaches).

Route and Stoppages: Katpadi, Salem, Karur, Dindigul.

16355/16356 Trivandrum Kochuveli – Mangalore Jn – Trivandrum Kochuveli Biweekly Antyodaya Express (SR)

  • 16355 MAJN Antyodaya from Trivandrum Kochuveli KCVL to Mangalore Jn MAJN will run on Thursdays and Saturdays. Abstract Timetable: Departs KCVL: 2125 (Th, Sa), ALLP: 2345, ERS: 0050 (W, Su), SRR: 0300, CAN: 0620, arrives MAJN: 0915 (W, Su).
  • 16356 KCVL Antyodaya from Mangalore Jn MAJN to Trivandrum Kochuveli KCVL will run on Fridays and Sundays. Abstract Timetable: Departs MAJN: 2000 (Su, F), CAN: 2220, SRR: 0140 (M, Sa), ERS: 0410, ALLP: 0500, arrives KCVL: 0815 (M, Sa).

Accommodation: 16 Antyodaya General Seating Coaches, 02 EOGs (18 coaches).

Route and Stoppages: Kollam, Alappuzha, Ernakulam, Thrissur, Shoranur, Kozhikode, Kannur, Kasargod.

16189/16190 Chennai Tambaram – Senkottai – Tambaram Antyodaya Express (SR)

  • 16189 SCT Antyodaya will run every day from Chennai Tambaram TBM to Senkottai SCT. Abstract Timetable: Departs TBM: 0700, VM: 0920, MV: 1135, TPJ: 1425, APR: 1815, VN: 1840, RJP: 1930, TKI: 2035, arrives SCT: 2230.
  • 16190 TBM Antyodaya will run every day from Senkottai SCT to Chennai Tambaram TBM. Abstract Timetable: Departs SCT: 0600, TKI: 1612, RPM: 0720, VN: 0820, ARP: 0845, TPJ: 1300, MV: 1530, VM: 1940, arrives TBM: 2230.

Accommodation: 16 Antyodaya General Seating Coaches, 02 EOGs (18 coaches).

Route and Stoppages: Chengalpattu, Melmaruvathur, Villupuram, Chidambaram, Mayiladuthurai, Kumbakonam, Thanjavur, Tiruchchirappalli, Pudukottai, Karaikudi, Manamadurai, Aruppukottai, Virudhunagar, Sivakasi, Rajapalaiyam, Sankarankoil, Tenkasi.

16191/16192 Chennai Tambaram – Tirunelveli – Tambaram Antyodaya Express (SR)

  • 16191 TEN Antyodaya will run daily from Chennai Tambaram TBM to Tirunelveli TEN. Abstract Schedule: Departs TBM: 0030, VM: 0230, MV: 0450, TPJ: 0825, MDU: 1050, arrives TEN: 1530.
  • 16192 TBM Antyodaya will run daily from Tirunelveli TEN to Chennai Tambaram TBM. Abstract Timetable: Departs TEN: 1730, MDU: 2050, TPJ: 2358, MV: 0207, VM: 0540, arrives TBM: 0945.

Accommodation: 16 Antyodaya General Seating Coaches, 02 EOGs (18 coaches).

Route and Stoppages: Chengalpattu, Melmaruvathur, Villupuram, Chidambaram, Mayiladuthurai, Kumbakonam, Tanjavur, Tiruchchirappalli, Dindigul, Kodaikanal Road, Madurai, Virudhunagar, Kovilpatti.

77651/77652 & 77655/77656 Bidar – Gulbarga – Bidar DEMUs (SCR)

  • 77651 DEMU will start from Bidar BIDR: 0615 and arrive at Gulbarga GR: 1000.
  • 77652 DEMU will start from Gulbarga GR: 1030, arrive at Bidar BIDR at 1415.
  • 77655 DEMU will start from Bidar BIDR: 1445 and arrive Gulbarga GR: 1830.
  • 77656 DEMU will start from Gulbarga GR: 1900 and arrive Bidar BIDR at 2245.

These trains will run on all days except Sundays.

More Trains Will be Added as and When Announced

Information provided here is only indicative in nature. Please always confirm all information with official sources before relying on information given here. Contact your nearest railway station or call 139 or visit the official website of Indian Railways. This website is not an official website of the Indian Railways but is run by a railway enthusiast. The official website of the railways is http://indianrailways.gov.in.

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