Indian Railways will run special trains for Holi festival 2012 between Delhi Sarai Rohilla-Patna, Kolkata-Delhi and Howrah-CST Mumbai in March 2012. It is to note that Holi festival 2012 is: 7 & 8 March 2012.
Train number 4001/4002 will run between Delhi Sarai Rohilla and Patna. This train will depart from Delhi Sarai Rohilla at about 5:20 pm and arrive at New Delhi at 5:45 pm, Ghaziabad at 7:03 pm, Kanpur at 2:30 am, Allahabad at 5:45 am, Mirzapur at 7:00 am, Mughalsarai at 8:30 am, Baksar at 10:10 am, Ara at 11:28 am, Danapur at 12:08 pm and finally reach Patna at 1:05 pm.
During the return journey, the train will depart from Patna at about 2:10 pm and arrive at Danapur at 2:28 pm, Ara at 3:20 pm, Baksar at 4:23 pm, Mughalsarai at 6:10 pm, Mirzapur at 7:28 pm, Allahabad at 9:15 pm, Kanpur at 11:40 pm and finally reach Delhi Sarai Rohilla next day at about 12:00 pm.
This train will run from Delhi Sarai Rohilla end on February 29, March 3 and 6 and from Patna end on March 1, 4 and 10. This train will comprise about 16 sleeper coaches.
Train number 03125/03126 will run between Kolkata and Delhi (weekly). This train will depart from Kolkata at about 12:15 pm and arrive at Durgapur at 2:56pm, Asansol at 3:50 pm, Dhanbad at 5:00 pm, Gaya at 8:12 pm, Sasaram at 9;29 pm, Mughalsarai at 11:00 pm, Allahabad at 1:25 am, Kanpur at 3:50 am and finally terminate at Delhi at about 11:55 pm.
During the return journey, the train will leave Delhi at about 7;10 pm and arrive at kanpur at 1:05 am, Allahabad at 3:45 am, Mughalsarai at 6: 30 am, Sasaram at 8:04 am, Gaya at 9;33 am, Dhanbad at 12:35 pm, Asansol at 1;42 pm, Durgapur at 2:27 pm and finally terminate at Kolkata at about 5:20 pm.
This train will depart from Kolkata every Monday from April 16 to June 25 and from Delhi end every Tuesday from April 17 to June 26. This train will comprise of one AC-III tier, one AC-II tier, five sleeper and four general coaches.
Train number 3061/3062 would run between Howrah and Chatrapati Sivaji terminus (CST) Mumbai. This train will depart from Howrah at about 8:20 am and go through the route of Asansol, Dhanbad, Gaya, Sasaram, Mughalsarai,Mirzapur, Chheoki, Satna, Katni, Jabalpur, Pipariya, Itarsi, Khandwa, Bhusawal, Manmad, Nasik, Igatpuri, Kalyan, Dadar and finally terminate at CST next day at about 11:50 pm.
During the return journey, the train will depart from CST at about 12:30 pm and after passing through the above route will terminate at Kolkata next day at about 6:00 am.
This train will leave from Howrah end every Tuesday from April 17 to June 26 and from CST (Mumbai end) every Thursday from April 19 to June 28. This train will comprise of about 1one ACII tier, one AC-III tier, ten sleeper and two general coaches.