Machilipatnam Express

Machilipatnam Express (12750) is a Superfast Express operated between Bidar and Machilipatnam.[1][2] It belongs to South Central Railway of Indian Railways. The train was introduced on 31 August 1999 between Secunderabad and Machilipatnam.[3] It takes 10 hours 58 minutes to cover 593.4 km (368.7 mi) between its nodal stations.[4]

Machilipatnam Express
A WDP1 loco at Gudivada Train station.jpg
Machilipatnam Express with a WDP1 loco at Gudivada
Overview
Service typeSuperfast Express
LocaleKarnataka, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh
First service31-8-1999
Current operator(s)South Central Railways
Route
StartBidar
EndMachilipatnam
Distance travelled593.4 km (368.7 mi)
Average journey time10 hrs 58 minutes
Service frequencyDaily
Train number(s)12750 / 12749
On-board services
Class(es)IAC, 2AC, 3AC, Sleeper Class, Unreserved
Sleeping arrangementsYes
Catering facilitiesNo
Technical
Operating speed54 Km/hr (Average)
Route map
Machilipatnam Express (MTM - BIDR) Route map.png

RouteEdit

This train runs via Secunderabad, Warangal and Vijayawada. The table shows the list of stations between the two nodal stations.[4] The train was extended up to Bidar from 1 March 2018.

S.No. Station Name Forward Arrival Backward Arrival
1 Bidar 19:25 (Origin) (07:38) Last Stop
2 Zahirabad 19:53
3 Vikarabad Junction 20:48
4 Lingampally 21:34
5 Secunderabad 22:20
6 Jangaon 23:35
7 Kazipet 00:23
8 Warangal 00:38
9 Kesamudram 01:13
10 Mahbubabad 01:26
11 Dornakal Junction 01:55
12 Khammam 02:15
13 Madhira 03:01
14 Kondapalli 04:00
15 Vijayawada 04:25
16 Gudivada Junction 05:28
17 Nujella 05:36
18 Gudlavalleru 05:43
19 Kavutaram 05:50
20 Vadlamannadu 05:55
21 Pedana 06:04
22 Chilakalapudi 06:09
23 Machilipatnam 06:23 (Last Stop) 20:40 (Origin)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Train Name Index" (PDF). Portal of Indian Railways. p. 13. Retrieved 31 May 2017.
  2. ^ "Two express trains get superfast status – Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 26 May 2017.
  3. ^ "Time Line and Milestones of Events". South Central Railway. Retrieved 5 February 2015.
  4. ^ a b "Route info". indiarailinfo. Retrieved 8 September 2014.