Koyna Express

The 11029/11030 Koyna Express is one of 3 daily dedicated express trains belonging to Indian Railways that run between Mumbai and Kolhapur in India. It operates as train number 11029 from Mumbai CSMT to Kolhapur SCSMT and as train number 11030 in the reverse direction. The other two daily trains on the Mumbai and Kolhapur run are 11023/24 Sahyadri Express & 17411/12 Mahalaxmi Express. When introduced, this train was run between Bombay Victoria Terminus (VT) (now renamed as Mumbai CSMT) and Miraj Junction as Bombay–Miraj Koyna Express, but letter extended up to Kolhapur.

Koyna Express
11029 Koyna Express trainboard.jpg
Overview
Service typeExpress
LocaleMaharashtra
Current operator(s)Central Railways
Route
TerminiChhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus
Shri Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Terminus
Stops32
Distance travelled518 km (322 mi)
Average journey time11 hours 45 minutes as 11029 Koyna Express, 12 hours 40 minutes as 11030 Koyna Express
Service frequencyDaily
Train number(s)11029 / 11030
On-board services
Class(es)AC Chair Car, 2nd Class seating, Sleeper, AC 3 Tier, AC 2 Tier, General Unreserved
Seating arrangementsYes
Sleeping arrangementsNo
Catering facilitiesNo Pantry Car but catering available
Observation facilitiesNo Rake Sharing but requires 2 rakes for operations
Technical
Rolling stockStandard Indian Railways coaches
Track gauge1,676 mm (5 ft 6 in)
Operating speed110 km/h (68 mph) maximum
42.43 km/h (26 mph), including halts
Route map
Koyna Express and Sahyadri Express Route map.jpg

This train is named after the Koyna river that flows across Maharashtra.

CoachesEdit

The 11029/11030 Koyna Express presently has 2 AC Chair Car, 5 2nd Class seating & 9 General Unreserved coaches.

As with most train services in India, coach composition may be amended at the discretion of Indian Railways depending on demand.

ServiceEdit

The 11029 Koyna Express covers the distance of 518 kilometres in 11 hours 45 mins (44.09 km/hr) & 12 hours 45 mins as 11030 Koyna Express (40.89 km/hr).

 
Koyna Express – AC Chair Car coach

TractionEdit

It is a total diesel haul end to end. Usually a WDP-4D locomotive from Pune Shed or a WDM-3D twins from the Electric Loco Shed, Kalyan haul the train.

TimetableEdit

11029 Koyna Express leaves Mumbai CSMT every day at 08:40 hrs IST and reaches Kolhapur SCSMT at 20:35 hrs IST the same day.

11030 Koyna Express leaves Kolhapur SCSMT every day at 07:55 hrs IST and reaches Mumbai CSMT at 20:35 hrs IST the same day.

Station code Station name

11029 – Mumbai CSMT to Kolhapur SCSMT[1]

Distance
from source
in km
Day

11030 – Kolhapur SCSMT to Mumbai CSMT[2]

Distance
from source
in km
Day
Arrival Departure Arrival Departure
CSMT Mumbai CSMT Source 08:40 0 1 20:15 Destination 518 1
DR Dadar 08:53 08:55 9 1 19:43 19:45 509 1
TNA Thane 09:13 09:15 34 1 19:13 19:15 485 1
KYN Kalyan Junction 09:33 09:35 54 1 18:48 18:50 465 1
KJT Karjat 10:18 10:20 100 1 18:18 18:20 419 1
KAD Khandala 10:58 11:00 124 1 17:23 17:25 394 1
LNL Lonavala 11:08 11:10 128 1 17:13 17:15 390 1
TGN Talegaon 11:38 11:40 158 1 16:41 16:43 361 1
CCH Chinchwad 11:58 12:00 176 1 16:13 16:15 343 1
SVJR Shivajinagar 12:18 12:20 190 1 15:51 15:53 329 1
PUNE Pune Junction 12:40 12:45 192 1 15:40 15:45 327 1
GPR Ghorpuri 12:50 12:52 194 1 15:08 15:10 324 1
JJR Jejuri 13:48 13:50 250 1 14:06 14:08 269 1
NIRA Nira 14:20 14:22 277 1 13:25 13:30 242 1
LNN Lonand 14:30 14:32 284 1 13:08 13:10 234 1
WTR Wathar 15:10 15:12 311 1 12:33 12:35 207 1
STR Satara 15:57 16:00 337 1 12:00 12:03 181 1
KRG Koregaon 16:12 16:14 348 1 11:41 11:43 171 1
RMP Rahimatpur 16:24 16:26 358 1 11:28 11:30 160 1
TAZ Targaon 16:38 16:40 369 1 11:13 11:15 149 1
MSR Masur 16:52 16:54 382 1 11:28 11:30 160 1
KRD Karad 17:21 17:23 396 1 10:43 10:45 123 1
TKR Takari 17:52 17:54 422 1 10:14 10:16 96 1
KOV Kirloskarwadi 18:08 18:10 431 1 10:03 10:05 88 1
BVQ Bhilawadi 18:23 18:25 444 1 09:46 09:48 74 1
SLI Sangli 18:42 18:45 464 1 09:27 09:30 55 1
MRJ Miraj 19:05 19:10 471 1 09:07 09:10 48 1
JSP Jaysingpur 19:21 19:23 483 1 08:43 08:45 36 1
HTK Hatkanangale 19:40 19:42 498 1 08:25 08:27 21 1
RKD Rukadi 19:50 19:52 505 1 08:15 08:17 14 1
VV Valivade 19:58 20:00 512 1 08:05 08:07 7 1
KOP Kolhapur SCSMT 20:25 Destination 518 1 Source 07:55 0 1

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Koyna Express - 11029". Retrieved 3 September 2012.
  2. ^ "Koyna Express 11030". Retrieved 18 October 2012.

External linksEdit