Nanda Devi Express
Nanda Devi Express - train board
|Current operator(s)||Northern Railways|
|Distance travelled||305 km (190 mi)|
|Average journey time||5 hours 50 minutes as 12205 New Delhi Dehradun Nanda Devi Express, 5 hours 55 minutes as 12206 Dehradun New Delhi Nanda Devi Express.|
|Train number(s)||12205 / 12206|
|Class(es)||AC 1st Class, AC 2 tier, AC 3 tier|
|Observation facilities||Old rajdhani ICF Coaches|
|Rolling stock||Standard Indian Railways coaches|
|Track gauge||1,676 mm (5 ft 6 in)|
120 km/h (75 mph) maximum |
51.91 km/h (32 mph)average , including halts
The 12205/06 New Delhi Dehradun Nanda Devi Express is a Superfast train belonging to Indian Railways that runs between New Delhi & Dehradun in India. It is a daily service. It operates as train number 12205 from New Delhi to Dehradun and as train number 12206 in the reverse direction.
The 12205/06 New Delhi Dehradun Nanda Devi Express has 1 AC 1st Class, 3 AC 2 tier, 6 AC 3 tier coaches along with 2 End on generation cars. As with most train services in India, Coach Composition may be amended at the discretion of Indian Railways depending on demand.
It is a daily train & covers the distance of 305 kilometres in 5 hours 50 minutes as 12205 New Delhi Dehradun Nanda Devi Express (52.29 km/hr)and in 5 hours 55 minutes as 12206 Dehradun New Delhi Nanda Devi Express (51.55 km/hr). It has a Superfast surcharge even though it averages well below 55 km/h (34 mph).