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Delhi to Katra Vande Bharat Express

Discussion in 'Transportation' started by Vish99, Dec 30, 2021.

  1. Vish99

    Vish99 New Member

    Hello everyone, I have just joined this forum, and am interested in knowing about the Delhi to Katra Vande Bharat Express train, and some information and also some reviews on this


  2. Karan

    Karan Member

    The Delhi to Katra Vande Bharat Express train started around the 3rd of October in 2019, and it operates 6 days a week, excluding Tuesdays when the train does not operate, from either destinations.

    The train running from Delhi to Katra will be numbered 22439 and the Katra to Delhi will be numbered 22440.

    The Vande Bharat Express consists of 16 coaches, which include 2 executive coaches and 12 AC chair coaches. As far as the timings go the Delhi to Katra route train would leave New Delhi at 06.00hrs and arrive at its destination Katra at 14.00hrs
    The Katra to Delhi route train would leave Katra at 15.00hrs and arrive at its destination Delhi at 23.00hrs.

    The Vande Bharat Express has three stops on the way from Delhi to Katra and also from the Katra to Delhi journey. For the Delhi to Katra train journey the first stop is Ambala Cant Junction, then Ludhiana Junction, and then lastly Jammu Tawi before arriving at the final destination at Katra, and vice versa for the Katra to Delhi train journey.

    The fare for the Vande Bharat Express from Delhi to Katra will be ₹1,630 which is for the AC car, for the executive car the cost would be ₹3,015, and the fare for the Vande Bharat Express Katra to Delhi is ₹1570 for the AC car and ₹2,965 for the executive car.

  3. Deven

    Deven Member

    Hello, and welcome to the forum! The Vande Bharat Express is a prominent train in India known for its modern amenities and high-speed travel. The "Vande Bharat Express" connects Delhi (New Delhi Railway Station) to Katra, which is the base for the Vaishno Devi temple, a popular pilgrimage destination in Jammu and Kashmir.

    Here's some key information about the Delhi to Katra Vande Bharat Express:

    1. Train Name and Number: The train is officially known as "Vande Bharat Express" and its train number is 22439 for the Delhi to Katra route.

    2. Frequency: The train runs on specific days of the week, and you should check the schedule to see the available days.

    3. Departure and Arrival: The train departs from New Delhi Railway Station and arrives at Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Katra Railway Station.

    4. Travel Time: The Vande Bharat Express is known for its high-speed travel, and the journey between Delhi and Katra takes approximately 8 to 8.5 hours, which is significantly faster compared to other trains on this route.

    5. Amenities: The train is equipped with modern amenities, including comfortable seating, air conditioning, onboard catering services, bio-toilets, and more.

    6. Scenic Views: The train route offers scenic views as it passes through the beautiful landscapes of northern India.
    As for reviews, the Vande Bharat Express has received generally positive feedback for its speed, cleanliness, and passenger comfort. Passengers have appreciated the convenience it offers for traveling to Katra, especially for those visiting the Vaishno Devi temple. However, like any train service, experiences can vary, and it's a good idea to check recent reviews and ratings from other travelers to get a sense of the current service quality.

    Please note that train schedules and services can change, so it's a good practice to check the official Indian Railways website or a reliable travel booking platform for the most up-to-date information and to make reservations. Enjoy your journey if you decide to travel on the Vande Bharat Express to Katra!