Sabari Express

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Sabari Express
Sabari at Shornur Junction.JPG
Sabari Express
Overview
Service type Mail/Express
Current operator(s) Indian Railway
Route
Start Trivandrum Central
Stops 41
End Hyderabad
Distance travelled 1,568 km (974 mi)
Average journey time 30 hours 25 minutes
Service frequency Daily
Train number(s) 17229 / 17230
On-board services
Class(es) 2 Tier AC ,3 Tier AC,Sleeper Class,General
Seating arrangements Yes
Sleeping arrangements Yes
Catering facilities Yes
Observation facilities Large windows
Technical
Rolling stock 7
Track gauge 1,676 mm (5 ft 6 in)
Operating speed 120 km/h maximum, 53 km/h average.
Route map
Sabari Express (HYB - TVC) Route map.jpg

Sabari Express (numbered:17229/17230) is a daily express train operated by South Central Railway zone of the Indian Railways, operated between Hyderabad Deccan and Thiruvananthapuram Central.[1] Earlier the train used to run between Hyderabad and Ernakulam. It was extended to Trivandrum Central from 27 March 2005.[2]

Etymology[edit]

The train is named after famous Hindu pilgrimage site Sabarimala.

Halting stations[edit]

Sabari express after loco change at Guntur Railway Station

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Train Name Index" (PDF). Portal of Indian Railways. p. 12. Retrieved 31 May 2017. 
  2. ^ http://www.thehindu.com/2005/03/25/stories/2005032516240300.htm

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