vijayawada hyderabad employees train 19062016

Railway minister Suresh Prabhu and Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu will flag off Amaravati Express, a special train for Andhra Pradesh government employees at Vijayawada Railway Station on June 20.

As a majority of AP government employees working in Hyderabad have decided to keep their families in Hyderabad, the special train between Vijayawada and Hyderabad is being arranged.

Here are the features:

  • The train numbers allotted are 12795/12796
  • The name of the train is Vijayawada-Secunderabad Superfast Express
  • The train would be running six days a week as a superfast express; this service will not be on Sunday
  • The train would go from Vijayawada to Hyderabad via Guntur.
  • The train would stop only Guntur
  • Train 12796 will start from Secunderabad at 5.30 AM and reach Guntur at 10.08 AM and Vijayawada at 11.00 AM
  • Train 12795 will start from Vijayawada at 5.30 PM and reach Guntur at 6.20 PM and Secuderabad at 11.10 PM
  • The train consists of 14 coaches, where 2 AC chair car, 10 second sitting

Specialty of LBH Coaches:

  • The coaches of the train are "Linke Hofmann Busch Coaches"
  • The coaches are designed for an operating speed up to 160 km/h and could go up to 200 km/h.
  • They are considered to be "anti-telescopic", which means they do not get turned over or flip in case of a collision (chiefly head-on)
  • The seats in the coaches are more, compared to the normal coaches
  • There will be less sound compared to the normal trains
  • These coaches are made of stainless steel and the interiors are made of aluminium which make them lighter as compared to conventional rakes



Vijayawada Hyderabad Special Train for AP Employees Last Updated: 19 June 2016

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