Western Railway will run Durga Puja and Diwali 2010 special trains for Ahmedabad, Jammu Tawi, Indore, and Gandhidham. To clear the extra rush of passengers during festival times, Indian Railways decided to run 190 special trains for above stations in October 2010 and November 2010. Booking or advance reservations for these trains will start from September 28th, 2010. Here is the special trains’ schedule or timetable:
- The number 0905, Bandra Terminus – Jammu Tawi will depart from Bandra Terminus at 4.55 pm every Monday and reach Jammu Tawi at 1 am on Wednesday. This train will run from October 18 to November 15. Train No 0906 in return direction will leave from Jammu Tawi every Wednesday at 9.30 am and reach Bandra Terminus at 5.50 pm the next day.
- From October 7, train number 0909 will depart from Bandra Terminus at 11.45 pm every Thursday and reach Gandhidham the next day at 3.30 pm. In return direction, it will depart at 6.30 am from Gandhidham every Thursday and arrive Bandra Terminus at 10.25 pm the same day.
- From October 4, train number 0931 will depart at 12.45 pm every Monday from Bandra Terminus and reach Indore the next day at 3.30 am. Train number 0932 will depart from Indore at 5.30 pm every Sunday and arrive Bandra Terminus the next day at 9.45 pm. Train number 0933 will depart at 11.25 pm every Wednesday from Bandra Terminus and reach Okha the next day at 8.20 pm. Train number 0934 will depart at 11.25 am from Okha every Tuesday and arrive Bandra Terminus the next day at 5.35 am. This train will run from October 6 to January 12, 2011.
- Train number 0989 will depart at 10.50 pm every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday from Mumbai Central and reach Ahmedabad the next day at 6 am. It will run from November 2 to January 16, 2011. In return journey, train number 0990 will depart from Ahmedabad at 9.40 pm every Wednesday, Friday and Monday and arrive Mumbai Central the next day at 4.15 pm.
- Train number 0923 will depart at 11.25 pm every Friday from Ahmedabad and reach Lucknow the next day at 10 pm. Similarly, train number 0924 will depart at 7 am from Lucknow every Sunday and reach Ahmedabad the next day at 5.50 am. This train will run from October 1 to December 10.