Nasik Kumbh Mela Trains from Lucknow, Delhi Safdarjung in September 2015… To meet the Kumbh Mela rush, Railways will by plying special trains. One of the trains will run between Nasik and Lucknow while the other will run between Nasik and Delhi Safdarjung.
PRO of North Central Railway Manzar Karrar said that train number 01245/01246 will run between Nasik and Lucknow. This train will depart from Nasik Road at 9:10 pm and arrive at Bhusawal at 00:55 am, Itarsi at 7:40 am, Bhopal at 9:50 am, Bina at 12:25 pm, Jhansi at 3:10 pm, Kanpur at 8:10 pm and finally terminate at Lucknow at 10:30 pm. During the return journey, the train will depart from Lucknow at 11:30 pm and arrive at Kanpur at 1:15 am, Jhansi at 6:05 am, Bina at 8:45 am, Bhopal at 10:55 am, Itarsi at 12:50 pm, Bhusawal at 8:10 pm and finally terminate at Nasik Road at 00:35 am.
This train will depart from Nasik on September 13 and from Lucknow on September 14. This train comprises 16 coaches.
Whereas, train number 01247/01248 will run between Nasik and Delhi Safdarjung. This train will depart from Nasik Road at 00:15 am and through Bhusawal, Khandwa, Itarsi, Bhopal, Bina,Jhansi, Agra Cantt, Mathura and finally terminate at Delhi Safdarjang at 6:30 am. During the return journey, the train will depart from Delhi Safdarjung at about 9:00 am and after going through the above route will terminate at Nasik Road next day at 12:35pm.
This train will leave from Nasik on September 14 and from Delhi Safdarjung on September 15. This train will also comprise 16 coaches.