|Ernakulam - Hazrat Nizamuddin Duronto Express|
|Service type||Duronto Express|
|First service||Sun Mar 07, 2010|
|Current operator(s)||Indian Railways|
|Stops||9 technical halts|
|End||Delhi Hazrat Nizamuddin|
|Distance travelled||2,640 km (1,640 mi)|
|Average journey time||45h 10m|
|Train number(s)||12283 U, 12284 D|
|Class(es)||First AC, Second AC, Third AC|
|Observation facilities||Large windows|
|Other facilities||Pantry Car, Catering|
|Track gauge||Broad - 1,676 mm (5 ft 6 in)|
|Operating speed||145 kph (Maximum) 58 km/hr (Average)|
Ernakulam Duronto is a weekly non-stop superfast train which runs between Kochi, and the national capital New Delhi. It runs through the scenic Konkan Railway. This is the first duronto express to the Kerala and the longest running duronto express in Indian Railways.
This train runs once in a week. Train no: 12283 departs Ernakulam Junction on Tuesdays at 23:30 hrs and reaches Hazrat Nizamuddin on Thursdays at 19:30 hrs. In the return journey, train no: 12284 departs Hazrat Nizamuddin on Saturdays at 21:35 hrs and reaches Ernakulam Junction on Mondays at 15:30 hrs. It covers a distance of 2943 kilometres in each direction takes 41 hours 55 minutes towards Ernakulam and take 44 hours towards H.Nizamudin.
The rake has 7 Non AC Sleeper Coaches, 3 AC Three Tier Coaches, 1 AC Two Tier Coaches, 1 AC First Class, 1 Pantry car and 2 SLR Cars making a total of 15 coaches.
|Station Code||Station Name||Arrives||Departs||Distance||Day||Frequency|
|NZM||Delhi Hazrat Nizamuddin||-||21:35||0||1||Saturday|
|ERS||Ernakulam Junction||18:30||-||2,640 km (1640.42 miles)||3||-|
|NZM||Delhi Hazrat Nizamuddin||20:40||-||2,640 km (1640.42 miles)||3||-|
It has technical halts at Shoranur Junction (SRR), Kozhikode (CLT), Mangalore Junction (MAJN), Madgaon Junction (MAO), Ratnagiri (RN), Panvel Junction (PNVL), Vasai Road (BSR), Vadodara Junction (BRC), Ratlam Junction (RTM) and Kota Junction (KOTA). You cannot book tickets to or from these technical halt stations.
The IRCTC handles the online ticket booking for this train. The table below shows the fares of different classes per one traveler. The fares for extra luggage change from time to time.
|AC - First Class||₹ 7,495|
|AC - Second Class||₹ 4,500|
|AC - Third Class||₹ 3,215|