Mahanagari Express

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Mahanagari Express
11093 Mahanagri Express.jpg
Overview
Service type Express
First service January 1, 1981; 36 years ago (1981-01-01)
Current operator(s) Central Railways
Route
Start Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (CSTM)
Stops 27 as 11093 Mahanagari Express, 26 as 11094 Mahanagari Express
End Varanasi Junction (BSB)
Distance travelled 1,509 km (938 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 not available
Observation facilities Large Windows
Baggage facilities Below the seats
Technical
Rolling stock Standard Indian Railway coaches
Track gauge 1,676 mm (5 ft 6 in)
Operating speed 110 km/h (68 mph) maximum
55.33 km/h (34 mph) (including halts)

The 11093/11094 Mahanagari Express is an express train, belonging to Indian Railways, that runs between Mumbai CST and Varanasi Junction in India. It operates as train number 11093 from Mumbai CST to Varanasi Junction and as train number 11094 in the reverse direction.[1]

Coach Composition[edit]

The train consist of 22 coaches:

  • 1 AC II Tier
  • 2 AC III Tier
  • 14 Sleeper Coaches
  • 4 General
  • 2 Second-class Luggage/parcel van

Traction[edit]

Mumbai CST-Itarsi junction:ET WAP4/WAM4

Itarsi junction-Varanasi junction:ET WDM3A/WDM3D

As Central Railways completed its DC-AC conversion on 9 June 2015, it is now regularly hauled by Itarsi or Bhusawal based WAP-4 from Mumbai CST to Itarsi handing over to an Itarsi-based WDM3A/3D for the remainder of its journey until Varanasi.[2]

Rake Sharing Arrangement[edit]

It has no RSA with any trains.

Route and halts[edit]

The important halts of the train are:

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1], patrika.com, 16 April 2016
  2. ^ [2], jagran.com, 03 September 2015