Jan Shatabdi Express

Jan Shatabdi Express is also known as the “Shatabdi of Common Man”. It is very reasonably priced when compared to Shatabdi and has AC as well as non-AC coaches. Of all the Jan Shatabdi expresses operating in the country, ‘Hill Queen Express’ is the only train that runs on meter gauge, it runs between Lumding and Haflong. This train covers 100km in 3 hours and 45 min. All the other Jan Shatabdi Expresses run on broad gauges only.

Facts

The first Jan Shatabdi (Bhopal Jan Shatabdi) of the country ran on 2nd January 2003 from Habibganj to Jabalpur.

Jan Shatabdi Express that runs the longest is the Madgaon Jan Shatabdi that runs from Mumbai to Goa on the stretch of Konkan coast. The distance and time covered are 580km and 8 hours 45 min respectively.

Kerala has two Jan Shatabdi expresses between Thiruvananthapuram to Kozhikode. While one train takes the Alleppey route, the other takes the Kottayam route. The train that runs through Kottayam will soon be extended till Kannur.

Both these Jan Shatabdi Expresses of Kerala (train numbers – 12075 & 12076 and 12081 & 12082) are considered to be the longest in the country. Each rake comprises of 18 coaches pulled by WDM 3D or WDP 4B from the Erode and GOC sheds between Shoranur and Calicut, WA P4 from Erode or Royapuram sheds between Shoranur and Thiruvananthapuram.

The fastest Jan Shatabdi Express in the country runs between Hazrat Nizamuddin and Kota. It runs at a speed of 70.92km per hour and finishes the distance of 916km in approximately 13 hours.

Pair Train no Sector Dep Arr Stoppages Distance Frequency
1 5697 Lumding Jn – Lower Haflong 9:45 13:30 Langting, Maibang, Mahur 100 Daily
5698 Lower Haflong – Lumding Jn 13:45 17:30    
2 12021 Howrah – Barabil 6:20 13:15 KharagpurJn, TatanagarJn, Chaibasa, Dangoaposi, Noamundi, Bara Jamda 398 Daily
12022 Barabil – Howrah 13:45 20:50    
3 12023 Howrah – Patna 14:05 22:15 Durgapur, AsansolJn, Chittaranjan, Jamtara, MadhupurJn, JasidihJn, Jhajha, Jamui, LuckeesaraiJn, HathidahJn, MokamehJn, Patna Saheb 532 except Sunday
12024 Patna – Howrah 5:45 13:25    
4 12051 Dadar – Madgaon 5:10 14:10 Thane, Panvel, Chiplun, Ratnagiri, Kankavali, Kudal, Thivim 580 Daily
12052 Madgaon – Dadar 14:30 23:30    
5 12053 Haridwar – Amritsar 14:35 21:45 Roorkee, Saharanpur, Jagadhri, AmbalaCanttJn, Ludhiana Jn, PhagwaraJn, Jalandar City, Beas 407 except Thursday
12054 Amritsar – Haridwar 7:00 13:55    
6 12055 New Delhi – Dehradun 15:25 21:10 Ghaziabad, Meerut, Muzaffarnagar, Deoband, Tapri, Roorkee, HaridwarJn 305 Daily
12056 Dehradun – New Delhi 5:10 11:15    
7 12057 New Delhi – Una Himachal 14:35 22:10 SubziMandi, Sonipat, PanipatJn, Karnal, KurukshetraJn, AmbalaCanttJn, Chandigarh, SahibzadaAsngr, Rupnagar, Anandpur Sahib, Nangal Dam 410 Daily
12058 UnaHimacha – New Delhi 5:00 12:00    
8 12059 Kota – Hazrat Nizamuddin 6:00 12:30 SawaiMadhopur, Gangapur City, Shri Mahabirji, Hindaun City, BayanaJn, BharatpurJn, Mathura Jn, Ballabgarh 458 Daily
12060 Hazrat Nizamuddin – Kota 13:20 19:40    
9 12061 Habibganj – Jabalpur 17:40 22:55 Hoshangabad, ItarsiJn, Pipariya, Gadarwara, Kareli, Narsinghpur, Shridham, Madan Mahal 331 Daily
12062 Jabalpur – Habibganj 6:00 11:35    
10 12063 Haridwar – Una Himachal 14:35 22:10      
12064 Una Himachal – Haridwar 5:00 13:55    
11 12067 Guwahati – Jorhat 6:30 13:10 ChaparmukhJn, Hojai, Lanka, Lumding Jn, Diphu, Dimapur, FurkatingJn, MarianiJn 368 except Sunday
12068 Jorhat – Guwahati 13:55 20:45    
12 12069 Raigarh – Gondia 6:25 13:25 Kharsia, Sakti, Champa, Naila, Akaltara, BilaspurJn, Bhatapara, Tilda, Raipur Jn, Durg, Raj Nandgaon, Dongargarh 414 except Sunday
12070 Gondia – Raigarh 15:00 22:00    
13 12071 Mumbai CST – Aurangabad 13:50 20:35 Dadar, Thane, KalyanJn, Nasik Road, ManmadJn 374 Daily
12072 Aurangabad – Mumbai CST 6:00 12:45    
14 12073 Howrah – Bhubaneshwar 13:35 20:20 KharagpurJn, Jaleswar, Balasore, Soro, Bhadrakh, Jajpur K Road, Cuttack 439 except Sunday
12074 Bhubaneshwar – Howrah 6:20 12:50    
15 12081 Cannanore – Trivandrum Central 4:45 13:45 Thalasseri, Vadakara, Kozhikode, Tirur, Shoranur Jn, Thrissur, Ernakulam town, Kottayam, Chengannur, MavelikkaraKayankulamJn, Kollam Jn, Varkala 502 except Wednesday and Sunday
12082 Trivandrum Central – Cannanore 14:20 23:30    
16 12077 Chennai Central – Vijaywada 7:00 13:35 Sullurupeta, GudurJn, Nellore, Kavali, Ongole, Chirala, TenaliJn, New Guntur 454 except Tuesday
12078 Vijaywada – Chennai Central 14:35 21:10    
17 12079 Bangalore City Jn – Hubli 6:00 13:25 YesvanthpurJn, Tumkur, ArsikereJn, BirurJn, ChikajajurJn, Davangere, Harihar, Ranibennur, Haveri 469 Daily
12080 Hubli – Bangalore City Jn 14:00 21:25    
18 12075 Kozhikode – Trivandrum Central 13:40 20:55 Tirur, Shoranur Jn, Thrisur, Ernakulam south, Allapuzha, KayankulamJn, Kollam Jn 399 Daily
12076 Trivandrum Central – Kozhikode 6:00 13:00    
19 12083 Mayiladuthurai –Coimbatore 14:50 21:15 Kumbakonam,Thanjavur,TiruchirappalliJn,KarurJn, Erode Jn,Tiruppur, Irugur 362 Except Tuesday
12084 Coimbatore –Mayiladuthurai 7:00 13:40    
20 12365 Patna – Ranchi 6:15 13:50 Gaya Jn, Koderma, NSC Bose JnGomo, Bokaro Steel City, Muri 411 Daily
12366 Ranchi – Patna 14:30 22:50