Holi special trains from Patna, Varanasi, Lucknow..
In order to tackle Holi rush, the railway administration would run many special trains. A special train will ply between Mumbai CST and Patna, another will ply between Mumbai CST and Varanasi while the third AC special train will run between Mumbai LTT and Lucknow.
Train number 1053/1054 will run between Mumbai CST and Patna. This train will depart from Mumbai CST at 2:05 pm and reach Mirzapur at 1:13 pm and Mughalsarai at 2:30 pm before terminating at Patna at 7:45 pm. On the return journey, the train will leave Patna at 10:35 pm, Mughalsarai at 1:50 am and Mirzapur at 2:55 am before terminating at Mumbai CST at 6:05 am.
This train will depart from Mumbai CST on March 8 and 15 and from Patna on March 9 and 16. This train will comprise of one AC First Class cum AC-II tier, one AC-II tier, two AC-III tier, 12 sleepers and five general class coaches.