Mumbai CST - Sainagar Shirdi Fast Passenger

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Shirdi Fast Passenger
Shirdi Fast Passenger.jpg
Overview
Service type Express
Current operator(s) Central Railway
Route
Start Mumbai CST
Stops 27 as 51033 Shirdi Fast Passenger, 30 as 51034 Shirdi CST Fast Passenger
End Sainagar Shirdi
Distance travelled 455 km (283 mi)
Service frequency Daily
On-board services
Class(es) AC 3 tier, Sleeper Class, General Unreserved
Seating arrangements Yes
Sleeping arrangements Yes
Catering facilities No Pantry Car but Available
Observation facilities Rake of Mumbai CST - Pandharpur Fast Passenger Passenger moves together until Daund Junction
Technical
Rolling stock Standard Indian Railway coaches
Track gauge 1,676 mm (5 ft 6 in)
Operating speed 110 km/h (68 mph) maximum
38.72 km/h (24 mph), including halts

The 51033/51034 Shirdi Fast Passenger is a express train belonging to Indian Railways that run between Mumbai CST and Sainagar Shirdi in India. It operates as train number 51033 from Mumbai CST to Sainagar Shirdi and as train number 51034 in the reverse direction.

Coaches[edit]

The 51033/51034 Shirdi Fast Passenger presently has 1 AC 3 tier, 2 Sleeper Class & 6 General Unreserved coaches. As with most train services in India, Coach Composition may be amended at the discretion of Indian Railways depending on demand.

Shirdi Fast Passenger - Destination board
Shirdi Fast Passenger - Coachboard

Service[edit]

The 51033 Shirdi Fast Passenger covers the distance of 455 kilometres in 12 hours 00 mins (37.92 km/hr) & 11 hours 30 mins as 51034 Shirdi CST Fast Passenger (39.57 km/hr).

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 3 locomotive changes during its journey. A Dual traction WCAM 3 loco from Kalyan shed haules the train from Mumbai CST until Pune Junction after which a Pune based WDM 3A takes over until Daund Junction. Another Pune based WDM 3A takes over from Daund Junction until Sainagar Shirdi.

Timetable[edit]

51033 Shirdi Fast Passenger leaves Mumbai CST every day at 22:55 hrs IST and reaches Sainagar Shirdi at 10:55 hrs IST the next day.

51034 Shirdi CST Fast Passenger leaves Sainagar Shirdi every day at 16:40 hrs IST and reaches Mumbai CST at 04:10 hrs IST the next day.

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