Wednesday, February 8, 2017
East Coast Railway Divisional Commercial Manager Sunil Kumar said that to clear off extra rush of passengers, special trains are being run between Visakhapatnam-Tirupati and Visakhapatnam-Secunderabad.
Visakha-Tirupati special weekly
Special weekly train No. 08573 will run from March 6 to June 26 on every Monday at 22.55 hrs and reach at Tirupati on the next day at 13.25hrs. In return direction, train No.08574 will leave on Tuesdays from March 7 to June 27 at 15.30hrs and reach Visakhapatnam at 6.50hrs on the next day.
The special train will have stoppage at Anakapalli, Samarlakota, Rajahmundry, Eluru, Vijayawada, New Guntur, Tenali, Ongole, Nellore, Gudur, Srikalahasti and Renigunta.
Visakha-Secunderabad special train
Special train No. 08501 will run from Visakhapatnam to Secunderabad from March 7 to June 27 on every Tuesday at 23.00 hrs from Visakhapatnam and reach at 12 noon at Secunderabad. In return direction, train no 08502 will leave Secunderabad from March 8 to June 28 on every Wednesday at 16.30hrs and reach Visakhapatnam at 4.50hrs.
The special train will have stoppages a Duvvada, Anakapalli, Tuni, Samarlakota, Rajahmundry, Tadepalligudem, Eluru, Vijayawada, Khammam, Warangal and Kazipet stations.