Railway Announced 18 Pairs of New Holi Special Trains: Full List Here


In a bid to cater to the high demand during the Holi time, the Northern Railway has announced 18 pairs of new special trains for the convenience of passengers.

It must be noted here that all passengers traveling in these special trains will have to follow all Covid-19 related protocols and guidelines during the journey.

“In anticipation of a huge crowd in trains during Holi, Northern Railway will run 18 pairs of additional trains between March 21 and March 31. 18 pairs of puja special trains have been extended,” said Northern Railway General Manager Ashutosh Gangal

These new pair of trains will help in curbing the rush of passengers and ease the journey for various travelers amid the ongoing COVID pandemic. These special trains will operate on a daily, bi-weekly, tri-weekly, and weekly basis.


Here is the full list of Holi Special Trains

Train No.Train NameFrequency
3512Asansol-Tatanagar Special TrainSunday, Tuesday and Friday
3511Tatanagar-Asansol Special TrainSunday, Tuesday and Friday
3509Asansol-Gonda Special TrainMonday
3507Asansol-Gorakhpur Special TrainFriday
2335Bhagalpur-Lokmanya Tilak T Special TrainDaily
2336Lokmanya Tilak T-Bhagalpur Special TrainDaily
3510Gonda-Asansol Special TrainWednesday
3508Gorakhpur-Asansol Special TrainSaturday
3402Danapur-Bhagalpur Special TrainDaily
3419Bhagalpur-Muzaffarpur Special TrainDaily
3420Muzaffarpur-Bhagalpur Special TrainDaily
3023Howrah-Gaya Special Via Sahibganj TrainDaily
3024Gaya-Howrah Special Via Sahibganj TrainDaily
2315Kolkata-Udaipur City Special TrainThursday
2316Udaipur City-Kolkata Special TrainMonday
2361Asansol-CST Mumbai Special TrainSunday
2362CST Mumbai-Asansol Special trainWednesday
3002Siudihawada Special TrainDaily
3506Asansol-Digha Special TrainSunday
3505Digha-Asansol Special TrainSunday
3418Malda Town-Digha Special TrainThursday
3417Digha-Malda Town Special TrainThursday
3425Malda Town-Surat Special TrainSaturday
3415Malda Town-Patna Special TrainWednesday, Friday and Sunday
3416Patna-Malda Town Special TrainThursday, Saturday and Monday
3165Kolkata-Sitamarhi Special TrainSaturday
3166Sitamari-Kholakata Special TrainSunday
3502Asansol-Haldia Special TrainExcept Sunday
3501Haldia-Asansol Special TrainExcept Sunday

Earlier this week the South Central Railway (SCR) zone has extended the periodicity of 30 special trains to various destinations across India till June.

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