Hutatma Express

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Hutatma Express
Hutatma Express.jpg
Service type Superfast
First service 15 July 2000
Current operator(s) Central Railways
Start Pune Junction
Stops 4
End Solapur Junction
Distance travelled 264 km (164 mi)
Service frequency Daily
On-board services
Class(es) AC Chair Car, 2nd Class seating, General Unreserved
Seating arrangements Yes
Sleeping arrangements No
Catering facilities No Pantry Car attached but available
Observation facilities Rake sharing with 11025/26 Pune Bhusaval Express
Rolling stock Standard Indian Railway coaches
Track gauge 1,676 mm (5 ft 6 in)
Operating speed 110 km/h (68 mph) maximum
66.00 km/h (41 mph), including halts

The 12157/58 Pune Solapur Hutatma Express is a superfast express train belonging to Indian Railways - Central Railways Zone that runs between Pune Junction and Solapur Junction in India.

It operates as train number 12157 from Pune Junction to Solapur Junction and as train number 12158 in the reverse direction.

It is one of two dedicated Intercity Trains between Pune & Solapur, the other being the 12169/70 Pune Solapur Intercity Express.

12157 Hutatma Express - AC Chair Car coach
12157 Hutatma Express - 2nd Class seating
12157 Hutatma Express at Pune Junction


The 12157/58 Pune Solapur Hutatma Express presently has 2 AC Chair Car, 6 Second Class seating & 7 General Unreserved coaches & 2 sitting cum luggage rack coaches.

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


The 12157/58 Pune Solapur Hutatma Express covers the distance of 264 kilometers in 4 hours 00 mins (66.00 km/hr) in both directions.

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


The 12157/58 Pune Solapur Hutatma Express runs via Daund Junction, Kurduvadi to Solapur Junction.


A Pune based WDM 3A or WDM 3D hauls the train for the entire route.

Time Table[edit]

12158 Solapur Pune Hutatma Express leaves Solapur Junction on a daily basis at 06:30 hrs IST and reaches Pune Junction at 10:30 hrs IST the same day.

12157 Pune Solapur Hutatma Express leaves Pune Junction on a daily basis at 18:00 hrs IST and reaches Solapur Junction at 22:00 hrs IST the same day.

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