Chandigarh-Delhi First Tejas Express Train With New Coaches & 20-30% Fare Hike | Check Full Details

New 19 coaches Chandigarh-Delhi Tejas Express to hit the track by April 20, 2018, rail tickets to get costlier.

Chandigarh is now gearing up to flag off the operations of its first Tejas Express Train from April 20, 2018. This will be a 19 coaches train that will run between Chandigarh to New Delhi and vice-versa. In its second phase of the rollout, Rail Coach Factory (RCF) is mulling on its fare hike as compared to the first instalment that kicked off between Mumbai to Goa, previously.

A fresh timetable featuring the new Tejas Express for all the passengers travelling in between Chandigarh and New Delhi which will further lead to an increase in the train fair approximately by 20% to 30% as in comparison to the other Shatabdi trains.

Chandigarh to New Delhi – Tejas Express | All That You Need to Know 

With the Rail Coach Factory (RCF) gearing up to roll out the second rake of 19 coaches of the New Delhi-Chandigarh Tejas Express by the 20th of April, the passengers can now expect various kinds of facilities like bio vacuum washrooms, hand dryers, coffee as well as tea vending machines, Wi-Fi, local cuisine, magazines, LED TV and phone sockets, snack tables and a lot of other interesting things.

All these facilities are coming to the passengers in exchange for a fair deal which is that the train fares are likely to get costlier by 20% to 30%. The Chandigarh to New Delhi Tejas Express train number 22425 is all set to cover a distance of 244 kilometres by accelerating at an average speed of 84 kilometres per hour and has a timetable featured for its arrival and departure for all the passengers who are interested to travel between Chandigarh and New Delhi.

The Tejas Express is set to move and begin the journey from New Delhi at 9:30 am and is likely to arrive at the CDG Chandigarh Junction at 12:25 pm. The total time in order to cover this journey is calculated to be of 2 hours and 55 minutes. You can enjoy the freshly rolled facilities of the Chandigarh-New Delhi Tejas Express on all days except on Wednesdays.

New Delhi to Chandigarh Tejas Express | Check Special Features 

The Tejas Express which will be moving from New Delhi to Chandigarh is all set to be the first semi-high speed fully air-conditioned train in India which features all the modern facilities which will be provided onboard.
India has some of the fastest trains like Rajdhani Express, Gatimaan Express, Shatabdi Express as well as Duronto Express and Tejas Express is another addition to the list. Also, Tejas Express is witnessing the top-level priority on the network of the Indian Railways.


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