Anandwan Express

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Anandwan Express
Service type Superfast
First service January 11, 2016; 2 years ago (2016-01-11)[1]
Current operator(s) Central Railway zone
Start Lokmanya Tilak Terminus
Stops 27
End Kazipet Junction
Distance travelled 1,104 km (686 mi)
Service frequency Weekly
Train number(s) 22127 / 22128
On-board services
Class(es) AC 2 tier, AC 3 tier, sleeper class, general unreserved
Seating arrangements Yes
Sleeping arrangements Yes
Catering facilities No
Rolling stock Standard Indian Railways Coaches
Track gauge 1,676 mm (5 ft 6 in)
Operating speed 57 km/h (35 mph)

The 22127 / 28 Anandwan Express is a Superfast express train belonging to Indian Railways Central Zone that runs between Lokmanya Tilak Terminus and Kazipet Junction in India.

It operates as train number 22127 from Lokmanya Tilak Terminus to Kazipet Junction and as train number 22128 in the reverse direction serving the states of Maharashtra & Telangana.[2]


The 22127 / 28 Anandwan Express has one AC 2-tier, three AC 3-tier, 13 sleeper class, four general unreserved & two SLR (seating with luggage rake) coaches . It does not carry a pantry car coach.

As is customary with most train services in India, coach composition may be amended at the discretion of Indian Railways depending on demand.


The 22127 Lokmanya Tilak Terminus - Kazipet Junction Anandwan Express covers the distance of 1,105 km (687 mi) in 19 hours 15 mins (57 km/hr) & in 19 hours 15 mins as the 22128 Kazipet Junction - Lokmanya Tilak Terminus Anandwan Express (57 km/hr).

As the average speed of the train is more than 55 km/h (34 mph), as per railway rules, its fare includes a Superfast surcharge.


The 22127 / 28 Anandwan Express runs from Lokmanya Tilak Terminus via Kalyan Junction, Bhusaval Junction, Akola Junction, Badnera Junction, Wardha Junction, Chandrapur,Balharshah Junction ,Ramagundam to Kazipet Junction.[3]


As the route is electrified, a Bhusaval Junction based WAP-4 or Ajni based WAP-7 pulls the train to its destination.


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