HUBBALLI: In view of Durga Puja, the South Western Railway has decided to run festival special expresss train between Vijayawada and Hubballi for 10 days.
Train No. 07225 Vijayawada-Hubballi-Vijayawada Festival Express Special will run daily from 20.10.2020 to 29.11.2020. This train will leave Vijayawada at 7:45 pm to reach Hubballi at 11:25 am next day.
In the return direction, train No. 07226 Hubballi-Vijayawada Festival Express Special will run daily from 21.10.2020 to 30.11.2020. This train will leave Hubballi at 1:30 pm to reach Vijayawada at 05:15 am next day.
Enroute the train has stoppages at Guntur, Narasaraopet, Vinukonda, Donakonda, Markapur road, Cumbum, Giddalur, Nandyal, Dhone, Pendekallu, Guntakal, Ballari, Toranagallu, Hosapete, Munirabad, Koppal, Gadag and Annigeri in both directions.
The train composition will have 17 coaches comprising of One AC 2-tier coach, Two AC 3-tier coaches, Seven Sleeper coaches, Five Second Class coaches and Two Luggage-cum-brakevan coaches.
This special train will run as fully reserved train. Hand sanitization, thermal screening of passengers, social distancing, wearing of face cover / mask by passengers and other health protocol to be followed scrupulously, said a railway press release.