Secunderabad Hazrat Nizamuddin Duronto Express

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Secunderabad Hazrat Nizamuddin Duronto Express
12285 Secunderabad Duronto Express.jpg
Overview
Service type Duronto Express
First service 14 March 2010
Current operator(s) Indian Railways (SCR)
Route
Start Secunderabad Junction
Stops 2
End Delhi Hazrat Nizamuddin
Distance travelled 1,660 km (1,030 mi)
Average journey time 12285 - 21 hrs 5 mins, 12286 - 22 hrs 10 mins
Service frequency bi-weekly
Train number(s) 12285 U, 12286 D
On-board services
Class(es) AC 1,2,3,Sleeper
Seating arrangements No
Sleeping arrangements Yes
Catering facilities Yes
Observation facilities Large windows
Technical
Rolling stock 1
Track gauge Broad - 1,676 mm (5 ft 6 in)
Operating speed 76.76 km/h (47.70 mph) (Average)

The Secunderabad - Hazrat Nizamuddin Duronto Express is a superfast express train of the Indian Railways connecting Secunderabad (SC) to Delhi Hazrat Nizamuddin (NZM). It is the fastest train between New Delhi and Secunderabad with a travel time of 22 hours. It is currently being operated with 12285 / 12286 train numbers.

12285 Duronto Express

Train Details[edit]

Schedule[edit]

station station name arrives departs distance day frequency
NZM Delhi Hazrat Nizamuddin starts 15:50 0 1 Mon,Fri
SC Secunderabad Junction 14:00 ends 1,660 km (1,030 mi) 2
SC Secunderabad Junction starts 13:30 NZM Delhi Hazrat Nizamuddin 10:35 ends 1,660 km (1,030 mi) 2

Technical Stoppages: Balharshah(BPQ),Nagpur(NGP), Itarsi(ET), Jhansi(JHS)

Coach Composition[edit]

The rake has 8 Non AC Sleeper Coaches, 4 AC Three Tier Coaches, 2 AC Two Tier Coaches, 1 AC First Class, 1 Pantry car and 2 SLR Cars making a total of 17 coaches. The train is regularly hauled by a Lallaguda based WAP 7 locomotive.

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