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Ahmedabad–Darbhanga Sabarmati Express

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Service typeExpress
LocaleGujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh & Bihar
Current operator(s)Western Railways
TerminiAhmedabad Junction (ADI)
Darbhanga Junction (DBG)
Distance travelled1,940 km (1,205 mi)
Average journey time43h 55m
Service frequency3 days a week
Train number(s)19165 / 19166
On-board services
Class(es)EOG| 2nd AC| 3rd AC| SL| GEN| SLR
Seating arrangementsNo
Sleeping arrangementsYes
Catering facilitiesE-catering
Observation facilitiesRake sharing with 19167/19168 Sabarmati Express
Rolling stockLHB coach
Track gauge1,676 mm (5 ft 6 in)
Operating speed44 km/h (27 mph) average including halts

The 19165 / 19166 Ahmedabad–Darbhanga Sabarmati Express is an Express train of the Indian Railways connecting Ahmedabad Junction in Gujarat and Darbhanga Junction in Bihar. It is currently being operated with 19165/19166 train numbers on three days in week.


It averages 42 km/h as 19165 Sabarmati Express and covers 1936 km in 43 hrs 55 mins and 41 km/h as 19166 Sabarmati Express and covers 1936 km in 44 hrs 35 mins.


Train number Station code Departure station Departure time Departure day Arrival station Arrival time Arrival day
19165 ADI Ahmedabad Junction 11:10 PM SUN WED FRI Darbhanga Junction 7:05 PM TUE FRI SUN
19166 DBG Darbhanga Junction 4:35 AM MON WED SAT Ahmedabad Junction 1:10 AM WED FRI MON

Route & halts[edit]

The important halts of the train are:

Coach composition[edit]

The train consists of 22 coaches:

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22
LOCO EOG GN A1 A2 B1 B2 B3 B4 B5 B6 S1 S2 S3 S4 S5 S6 S7 S8 GN GN GN SLR


As the route is yet to be fully electrified, it is hauled by a Vadodara Electric Loco Shed-based WAP-7 locomotive for its entire journey.

Direction reversal[edit]

The train reverses its direction 3 times at:

Rake sharing[edit]

The train sharing ita rake with 19167/19168 Sabarmati Express

See also[edit]