Bhagalpur – Anand Vihar Terminal Garib Rath Express

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Bhagalpur - Anand Vihar Terminal Garib Rath Express
Service typeGarib Rath Express
LocaleBihar, Uttar Pradesh & Delhi
First service10 February 2012
Current operator(s)Northern Railways
StartBhagalpur (BGP)
EndAnand Vihar Terminal (ANVT)
Distance travelled1210 km
Average journey time19 hrs
Service frequencyTri-weekly
Train number(s)22405/22406
On-board services
Class(es)Third AC & AC Chair Car
Seating arrangementsAvailable
Sleeping arrangementsAvailable
Auto-rack arrangementsAvailable
Catering facilitiesAvailable(paid)(without pantry car)
Observation facilitiesLarge Windows
Baggage facilitiesAvailable
Track gauge1,676 mm (5 ft 6 in)
Operating speedAverage - 65 km/hr Maximum - 130 km/hr
Route map
(Anand Vihar - Bhagalpur) Garib Rath Express route map

The Bhagalpur – Anand Vihar Terminal Garib Rath Express is a superfast train of Indian Railways which connects Bhagalpur, an important town of Bihar and Delhi, the capital of India. It is one of the premier trains on this route. Before inauguration, this train ran between Rajendra Nagar and New Delhi. The train is hauled by WDM 3A locomotive of Jamalpur Shed from Bhagalpur to Kiul junction, as the Sahibganj Loop is not electrified yet. From Kiul Junction to Anand Vihar Terminal, a WAP 7 locomotive of Ghaziabad Shed puts it into action. The train comprises 13 Third AC coaches, 3 AC Chair Cars & 2 End-On-Generation Vans.

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