Howrah Ahmedabad Superfast Express

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Howrah Ahmedabad Superfast Express
12834 Howrah Ahmedabad Superfast Express.jpg
Overview
Service type Superfast
Current operator(s) South Eastern Railways
Route
Start Howrah Junction
Stops 62 as 12834 Howrah Ahmedabad Superfast Express, 61 as 12833 Ahmedabad Howrah Superfast Express
End Ahmedabad Junction
Distance travelled 2,087 km (1,297 mi)
Service frequency daily
On-board services
Class(es) AC 2 tier, AC 3 tier, Sleeper Class, General Unreserved
Seating arrangements Yes
Sleeping arrangements Yes
Catering facilities Pantry Car attached
Technical
Rolling stock Standard Indian Railway coaches
Track gauge 1,676 mm (5 ft 6 in)
Operating speed 110 km/h (68 mph) maximum
55.90 km/h (35 mph), including halts
Route map
(Ahmadabad - Howrah) Express Route map.jpg

The 12834/33 Howrah Ahmedabad Superfast Express is a Superfast express train belonging to Indian Railways that runs between Howrah Junction and Ahmedabad Junction in India.

It operates as train number 12834 from Howrah Junction to Ahmedabad Junction and as train number 12833 in the reverse direction.

Coaches[edit]

The 12834/33 Howrah Ahmedabad Superfast Express presently has 2 AC 2 tier, 2 AC 3 tier, 13 Sleeper Class, 4 General Unreserved coaches & 1 Pantry Car.

As with most train services in India, Coach Composition may be amended at the discretion of Indian Railways depending on demand.

12834 Howrah Ahmedabad Superfast Express - AC 2 tier coach

chair car

Service[edit]

The 12834 Howrah Ahmedabad Superfast Express covers the distance of 2087 kilometres in 37 hours 05 mins (56.28 km/hr) & in 37 hours 35 mins (55.53 km/hr) as 12833 Ahmedabad Howrah Superfast Express.

As the average speed of the train is above 55 km/hr, as per Indian Railway rules, its fare includes a Superfast surcharge.

Routeing[edit]

The 12834/33 Howrah Ahmedabad Superfast Express runs via Kharagpur Junction, Rourkela Junction, Bilaspur Junction, Raipur Junction, Nagpur Junction, Bhusawal Junction, Nandurbar railway Station Surat & Vadodara Junction.

Traction[edit]

It is hauled by WAP 4 of Santragachi or Vadodara Shed.

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