INTRODUCTION OF TRAIN – Humsafar Express: Ahmedabad – Chennai – Ahmedabad
Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu, Hon’ble Minister of Railways will Flag off new Ahmedabad – Chennai Superfast Humsafar Weekly Express (Via Vasai Road) on 2nd May, 2017
Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu, Hon’ble Minister of Railways, Govt of India, will flag off the inaugural run of Ahmedabad – Chennai Humsafar Superfast Weekly Express from Ahmedabad, through video conferencing, in a function at Udvada,Gujarat on Tuesday, at 15.30 hours on 2nd May, 2017. In its inaugural run, the train will depart from Ahmedabad on Tuesday, 2nd May, 2017 at 15.30 hours as Humsafar Superfast Special Train with the train No. 09432, it will arrive at Vasai Road at 22.05 on the same day and reach Chennai the next day at 22.35 hrs. In its return journey,it will depart as train No. 09431 Chennai-Ahmedabad Super Fast Humsafar Special train from Chennai at 19.00 hrs on Tuesday, 4th may,2017 and reach Ahmedabad at 02.05 hrs on 6th may,2017.
As a regular service,
Train No. 22920 Ahmedabad – Chennai Humsafar Superfast Weekly Express will depart from Ahmedabad at 15.30 hrs on every Monday from 8th May, 2017, will arrive at Vasai Road at 22.05 hrs the same day and reach Chennai at 22.35 hrs. the next day (Tuesday).
In return direction, Train No. 22919 Chennai – Ahmedabad Humsafar Superfast Weekly Express will depart from Chennai at 20.10 hrs on every Wednesday from 10th May, 2017, will arrive at Vasai Road at 21.15 hrs the next day (Thursday) and will reach Ahmedabad at 03.15 hrs. on the third day (Friday).
The train will halt at Vadodara, Surat, Vasai Road, Panvel, Pune, Solapur, Gulbarga, Raichur, Guntakal and Renigunta stations in both directions. The train will have AC III Tier Class coaches and Pantry Car.
The booking for the inaugural run of Train No. 09432 Ahmedabad – Chennai Humsafar Superfast Special train will open on 2nd May, 2017 at all PRS counters. Similarly, booking for the regular Train No. 22920 Ahmedabad – Chennai Superfast Humsafar Weekly Express will open from 3rd May, 2017.