The Non Stop Express Train service in between Chennai and Coimbatore: Duronto Express Train
The new non stop express train service in between Chennai and Coimbatore
The Southern Railway introduces the new non stop express train service in between Chennai and Coimbatore on 25.01.2011. The new non stop express train is named as "Duronto Express Train". The inaugural function of the new non stop express train service was held in Chennai Central railway station on 25.01.11 at 4.00 PM. Thiru Dayanidhi Maran, Honorable Minister for Textiles, Government of India inaugurate the function and had started the first train service by green flag signal. Many personalities and higher official of Southern Railway have attended the function.
Facilities available in the Duronto Express Train
This is the first time; this kind of train service is introduced by southern railway in between Chennai and Coimbatore. The Duronto Express Train has one first class luxury Air Conditioned compartment and seven second class Air Conditioned compartment with the capacity of 515 passengers. A separate canteen and boarding Facilities are available in the train. The Duronto Express Train was designed with good color which is more attracted by the people. The Duronto Express Train was also deigned with sound and heat resistant from outside world.
Time schedule and service days of the Duronto Express Train
The Duronto Express Train would be operated all six days per week except Tuesday in between Chennai to Coimbatore and Coimbatore to Chennai.
From Chennai to Coimbatore: Every day the train will depart from Chennai Central at 6:50 AM and it will arrive to Coimbatore at 1:30 PM. The train Number is:1243
From Coimbatore to Chennai: Every day the train will depart from Coimbatore at 3:05 PM. and it will arrive to Chennai Central at 9:50 PM. The train Number is:1244
The Duronto Express Train takes only 6 hours and 40 minutes to travel the distance of 492 KMS in between Chennai and Coimbatore and vice verse.
The fare details of the Duronto Express Train
From Chennai to Coimbatore: The Train fare is Rupees 1260 for the first class A/C and Rupees 625 for the second class A/C.
From Coimbatore to Chennai: The train fare is rupees 1235 for the first class A/C and rupees 610 for the second class A/C.
The need for the Non Stop Express Train service in between Chennai and Coimbatore
The Duronto Express Train is a newly introduced non stop express train in between Chennai and Coimbatore. rain.or the first time, The kind of train is operated in between Chennai and Coimbatore. Basically, Coimbatore is very important city in Tamil Nadu for the Cotton and Textile business.The city of Coimbatore also has many Information Technology Companies like Wipro, HCL, Infosys, CTS, HP, TCS.Therefore many and many peoples are coming to Coimbatore regularly for the business purpose and IT related purposes.The Air facility is available to Coimbatore from Chennai but it is not enough to provide the better service in Transport. There are many peoples are going regularly from Coimbatore to Chennai for various purposes. Therefore the Duronto Express Train facility is most important in between these two Cities.
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Informations and Details about Duronto Non Stop Express Train
I want to book the ticket for this train ( Chennai to Coimbatore)but i need to get down at erode even i book to coimbatore , Is it possible to get down erode .Daily the subjected train will stop at erode. Please clarify me.