NEW DELHI: Ministry of Railways has introduced a new train between Rameswaram-Faizabad-Rameswaram. The new train was flagged off by Shri Narendra Modi, Hon’ble Prime Minister of India on 27th July, 2017 through video conferencing at Mandapam at 12:30 hrs. The Regular services between Rameswaram-Faizabad-Rameswaram will commence from 6th August 2017.
Accordingly, Train No.06793 Rameswaram-Faizabad Inaugural Express will depart Rameswaram at 12:30 hrs on 27th July, 2017 (Thursday) and arrive Faizabad at 23:00 hrs on the second day(Saturday).
In the return direction, Train No. 06794 Faizabad-Rameswaram Inaugural Express will depart Faizabad at 12:30 hrs on 30th July, 2017 (Sunday) and arrive Rameswaram at 23:00 hrs on the second day.
Enroute this train will stop at Ayodhya, Allahabad, Itarsi, Balharshah, Gudur and Chennai Egmore stations in both the directions.
This train consists of 18 coaches viz., one AC II Tier, two AC III Tier, eight sleeper, two General second class, one Pantry Car and two Luggage cum Brakevan Coaches.
Train No. 16793 Rameswaram-Faizabad weekly Express will depart Rameswaram at 23:50 hrs on Sundays and arrive Faizabad at 08:30 hrs on Wednesdays with effect from 6th August, 2017.
In the return direction, Train No. 16794 Faizabad-Rameswaram weekly Express will depart Faizabad at 23:55 hrs on Wednesdays and arrive Rameswaram at 08:50 hrs on Saturdays with effect from 9th August, 2017.
Enroute, these trains will stop at Manamadurai, Thiruchirapalli, Thanjavur, Kumbakonam, Villupuram, Chennai Egmore, Gudur, Vijayawada, Warangal, Ballarshah, Nagpur, Itarsi, Jabalpur, Satna, Allahabad, Jaunpur, Ayodhya stations in both the directions.
These trains consist of 18 coaches viz., one AC II Tier, two AC III Tier, eight Sleeper Class, four General Second Class, one Pantry Car and two Luggage cum Brakevan Coaches.