Duronto Express Trains

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Duronto Express Trains

Indian railways have introduces new super fast trains named Duronto express trains in 2009. These are nonstop trains between two stations with only technical halts in between. This in addition to the existing superfast train services named Rajdhani, Shatabdi express, Garib Rath and Sampark Kranti express trains.

The new features include addition of seconds sleeper coaches in these Duronto trains which were not available in other superfast trains mentioned above and the fare is also less.

The coaches are also newly designed which are made of stainless steel and have better shock observers. There is also improvement in thermal and sound insulation along with use of fire retardant materials. The length of these coaches is also more than the traditional railways coaches to accommodate more passengers and help reduce fares. To give a distinctive look the Indian railways have painted these coaches in splash colors. Doctor on call facility is also available in some of the trains

The trains have a self contained newly designed pantry vans also which serves hot food to the passengers. The cost of food is included in the train Ticket itself. The timings are kept as such that the travelers cover most of the time during night saving precious daytime. Most of the trains start at night to late night and reach the destination in the morning

Due to all these factors The Duronto express trains have gained much more popularity and are making more money than expected in a short span of time; the only need left now is to introduce more trains on a daily basis.

There are fourteen pair of trains in service as of now.

Due to competitive pricing of tickets no concession tickets are offered in these trains. This includes senior citizen concessions also. Also Tatkal ticket reservation facility is not available in some of these trains.

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