Prerana Express

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Prerana Express
11453 Prerana Express.jpg
Overview
Service type Express
Current operator(s) Central Railways
Route
Start Ahmedabad Junction
Stops 14
End Nagpur Junction
Distance travelled 957 km (595 mi)
Service frequency Thrice a week. 22138 – Tuesday, Thursday & Sunday, 22137 – Wednesday, Saturday & Sunday
On-board services
Class(es) AC 2 tier, AC 3 tier, Sleeper Class, General Unreserved
Seating arrangements Yes
Sleeping arrangements Yes
Catering facilities No Pantry Car attached
Observation facilities No Rake sharing
Technical
Rolling stock Standard Indian Railway coaches
Track gauge 1,676 mm (5 ft 6 in)
Operating speed 110 km/h (68 mph) maximum
50.59 km/h (31 mph), including halts
Route map
Prerana Express (Ahmadabad - Nagpur) Route map.png

The 22137/22138 Nagpur Ahmedabad Prerana Express is an express train belonging to Indian Railways that runs between Nagpur Junction and Ahmedabad Junction in India.

It operates as train number 22138 from Ahmedabad Junction to Nagpur Junction and as train number 22137 in the reverse direction.

Coaches[edit]

The 22137/22138 Nagpur Ahmedabad Prerana Express presently has 1 AC 2 tier, 1 AC 3 tier, 10 Sleeper Class & 5 General Unreserved coaches.

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

11453 Prerana Express - Sleeper coach

Service[edit]

The 11454 Nagpur Ahmedabad Prerana Express covers the distance of 957 kilometres in 18 hours 10 mins (52.68 km/hr) & in 19 hours 40 mins (48.66 km/hr) as 11453 Ahmedabad Nagpur Prerana Express.

As the average speed of the train is below 55 km/hr, as per Indian Railway rules, its fare does not include a Superfast surcharge.

Traction[edit]

It is hauled by a powerful Ajni/Bhusaval based WAP 7/WAP 4/WAM 4 for its entire run.

Time Table[edit]

22137 Nagpur Ahmedabad Prerana Express leaves Nagpur Junction every Wednesday, Saturday & Sunday at 10:30 hrs IST and reaches Ahmedabad Junction at 03:35 hrs IST the next day.

22138 Ahmedabad Nagpur Prerana Express leaves Ahmedabad Junction every Tuesday,Thursday & Sunday at 17:20 hrs IST and reaches Nagpur Junction at 10:40 hrs IST the next day.

Station Code Station Name

22137 - Nagpur Junction to Ahmedabad Junction[1]

Distance
from Source
in km
Day

22138 - Ahmedabad Junction to Nagpur Junction[2]

Distance
from Source
in km
Day
Arrival Departure Arrival Departure
NGP Nagpur Junction Source 10:30 0 1 10:40 Destination 957 2
WR Wardha Junction 11:27 11:30 79 1 09:12 09:15 878 2
BD Badnera Junction 13:07 13:10 174 1 07:57 08:00 783 2
AK Akola Junction 14:10 14:15 253 1 06:15 06:20 704 2
MKU Malkapur 15:23 15:25 343 1 04:58 05:00 614 2
BSL Bhusawal Junction 16:20 16:30 393 1 03:50 04:00 564 2
JL Jalgaon Junction 17:20 17:25 417 1 03:18 03:20 540 2
NDB Nandurbar 20:00 20:05 568 1 23:55 00:15 389 2
ST Surat 23:25 23:35 728 1 21:10 21:20 229 1
BH Bharuch Junction 00:16 00:18 787 2 19:52 19:54 170 1
BRC Vadodara Junction 01:21 01:26 857 2 19:02 19:07 100 1
ANND Anand Junction 02:03 02:05 893 2 18:16 18:18 64 1
ND Nadiad Junction 02:21 02:23 911 2 17:59 18:01 46 1
ADI Ahmedabad Junction 03:35 Destination 957 2 Source 17:20 0 1

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Prerana Express-11454". Retrieved 3 Sep 2012. 
  2. ^ "Prerana Express 11453". Retrieved 18 Oct 2012.