The trial run of Vande Bharat Express train from KSR Bengaluru to Belagavi and back will be conducted on Tuesday (21 Nov).
The train originates from Bengaluru at 5.45 am and reaches Belagavi at about 1.30 pm. In the return direction, train departs from Belagavi at 2.00 pm and reaches Bengaluru at about 10.10 pm.
|5.45 am ⬇️||Bengaluru||10.10 pm|
|5.55 am / 5.57 am||Yesvantpur||9.48 pm / 9.50 pm|
|7.05 am T||Sampige Road||8.40 pm T|
|9.10 am / 9.12 am||Davanagere||6.15 pm / 6.17 pm|
|10.10 am T||Karajagi||5.30 pm T|
|10.50 am / 10.55 am||Hubballi||4.25 pm / 4.30 pm|
|11.15 am / 11.20 am||Dharwad||4.00 pm / 4.05 pm|
|12.25 pm / 12.26 pm||Londa||2.49 pm / 2.50 pm|
|1.30 pm||Belagavi||2.00 pm ⬆️|
During the trial run, team of senior officers from operations, mechanical, civil engineering and electrical department and representatives will be present on board.
The distance between Belagavi and KSR Bengaluru is 611 km. The line between Belagavi and Bengaluru is fully doubled and electrified.
The Vande Bharat Express will reportedly take 7 hours 45 minutes to reach Belagavi from Bengaluru and it will be the fastest existing train to travel between the two cities of Karnataka.
The fare structure for regular services are under review and will be decided soon.
About Vande Bharat Express Train :
Vande Bharat Express, also known as Train 18, is a prestigious and technologically advanced train in India. Introduced by the Indian Railways, this train stands as a symbol of progress and innovation in the country’s rail transportation system. Vande Bharat Express is equipped with state-of-the-art amenities such as comfortable seating, onboard Wi-Fi, GPS-based passenger information system, bio-vacuum toilets, and automatic doors. With a maximum speed of 180 km/h, it offers a smooth and efficient travel experience for passengers. The train’s aerodynamic design and energy-efficient features make it an eco-friendly alternative for long-distance travel. Vande Bharat Express represents India’s commitment towards modernizing its railway infrastructure and providing world-class facilities to its citizens.