Pune Nagpur Garib Rath Express

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Pune Nagpur Garib Rath Express
12113 Garib Rath Express 1.jpg
Overview
Service type Garib Rath Express
First service 19 January 2009
Current operator(s) Central Railway
Route
Start Pune Junction
Stops 9
End Nagpur Junction
Distance travelled 890 km (553 mi)
Average journey time 15 hours 45 minutes
Service frequency 3 days a week
On-board services
Class(es) AC 3 tier
Seating arrangements No
Sleeping arrangements Yes
Catering facilities No
Observation facilities Standard Garib Rath rakes
Technical
Track gauge 1,676 mm (5 ft 6 in)
Operating speed 140 km/h (87 mph) maximum
57.61 km/h (36 mph), including halts
Route map
(Nagpur - Pune) Express Route map.jpg

The 12113⇋12114 Nagpur Pune Garib Rath Express is a super fast express train of Garib Rath class belonging to Indian Railways that runs between Nagpur Junction and Pune Junction in India. It is thrice a week service. It operates as train number 12113 from Pune Junction to Nagpur Junction and as train number 12114 in the reverse direction.

Coaches[edit]

The Nagpur Pune Garib Rath Express has 16 AC 3 tier coaches. It does not have AC Chair Car coaches like some Garib Rath trains. The number of coaches is added / removed as per the demand on the train. There is no pantry car but catering is arranged on board the train.

Service[edit]

It is a premier train on the Nagpur Pune sector. Some of the other trains that join Nagpur & Pune are the 11039/40 Maharashtra Express & 12129/30 Azad Hind Express. It covers the distance of 890 kilometres in 15 hours 45 mins as 12113 Pune Nagpur Garib Rath Express (56.51 km/hr) & 15 hours 10 mins as 12114 Nagpur Pune Garib Rath Express (58.68 km/hr)

Schedule[edit]

12113 Pune Nagpur Garib Rath Express leaves Pune Junction on Monday, Wednesday, Saturday at 17:40 hrs IST and reaches the Nagpur Junction next day at 09:25 hrs IST . On return, the 12114 Nagpur Pune Garib Rath Express leaves Nagpur Junction on Tuesday, Friday, Sunday at 18:35 hrs IST and reaches Pune Junction next day at 09:45 hrs IST.

Traction[edit]

It is hauled by a Bhusaval based WAP-4 or Ajni based WAP 7 for its entire journey[1]. The train reverses direction at Daund.

Major Stoppage[edit]

The train travels at a speed of 60 km/hr and make 7 stoppages enroute.[1]

  1. Nagpur
  2. Wardha Junction
  3. Badnera Junction
  4. Akola Junction
  5. Bhusaval Junction
  6. Manmad Junction
  7. Ahmadnagar
  8. Daund Junction
  9. Pune

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