Special Train to Katra from Kamakhya to Meet Festive Season Rush
This festival season has brought in good news for all the pilgrims. Indian Railways has announced to run special trains to the Holy Shrine – Vaishno Devi. This has been done to make the pilgrims travel easily in between the extra rush which the shrine is witnessing.
The schedule for the special festive train is given below :
Arrival Schedule (Kamakhya – Katra) :
Train Name : Devi Kamakhya-Shri Mata Vaishno Katra Express Festival Special
Train Number : 05655
Running Schedule : Weekly
Departure : Kamakhya
Departure Time : 10.45 a.m., every Sunday (from 05.10.2014 to 02.11.2014)
Arrival : Katra
Arrival Time : 03.55 p.m.
Total Trips : 5
Return Schedule (Katra – Kamakhya) :
Train Name : Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Katra- Kamakhya Express Festival Special
Train Number : 05656
Departure : Katra
Departure Time : 03.45 a.m., every Wednesday (from 08.10.2014 to 05.11.2014)
Arrival : Kamakhya
Arrival Time : 12.30 p.m.
Total Trips : 5
Train Compartment/Class :
A.C 3 Tier : 3
Sleeper Class : 5
General Class : 4
Luggage Van Coaches : 2
Kamakhya – Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Katra Special train will stop at the following destinations en-route at the time of both arrival and return :
Goalpara Town – New Bongaigaon – Kokrajhar – New Alipurduar – New Coochbehar – Dhupguri – New Jalpaiguri – Kishanganj – Barsoi – Katihar – Naugachia – Khagaria – Begusarai – Barauni – Samastipur – Laheriasarai – Darbhanga – Sitamarhi – Raxaul Jn. – Sagauli – Narkatiaganj – Paniyahwa – Kaptanganj – Gorakhpur – Khalilabad – Basti – Gonda – Sitapur Cantt. – Bareilly – Moradabad – Saharanpur – Ambala Cantt. – Ludhiana – Jalandhar Cantt. – Pathankot Cantt – Jammu Tawi – Udhampur stations.
With this special train to Katra, pilgrims could now look forward to a comfortable Nau Devi Darshan Tour.