Bangalore: Railways will operate flexi-fare Suvidha weekly special trains between Bengaluru and Kamakhya, via Chennai Central, to clear extra rush.
No 02509 Bangalore Cantonment-Kamakhya Suvidha special train will leave Bangalore Cantonment at 10.15am on July 31, August 7, 14 and 21 (Fridays), leave Chennai Central at 4.25pm on the same day and reach Kamakhya at 11.25am on the third day (Sundays).
No 02510 Kamakhya-Bangalore Cantonment Suvidha special train will leave Kamakhya on 8.30pm on July 28, August 4, 11 and 18 (Tuesdays), leave Chennai Central at 3.15pm on the third day (Thursdays) and reach Bangalore Cantonment at 9.15pm (on Thursdays).
The trains will have two AC 2-tier, four AC 3-tier, nine second class sleeper and two luggage-cum-brake van with accommodation for the disabled and will stop at New Bongaigaon, New Jalpaiguri, Kishanganj, Malda Town, Rampurhat, Howrah, Kharagpur, Bhubaneswar, Vizianagaram Junction, Duvvada, Vijayawada, Chennai Central and Katpadi.
The railway ministry has announced Suvidha special trains to meet the demand for travel on highly popular routes. These trains have dynamic fares which are flexible depending on demand.