Telangana Express

The 12723 / 12724 Telangana Superfast Express New Delhi Hyderabad AP Express, to be renamed as Telangana Express, is a superfast train of South Central Railways that runs between Hyderabad, capital of Telangana and national capital of India, New Delhi. It starts from Hyderabad Deccan Nampally and covers 1,677 km (1,042 mi) with an average speed of 64 km/h (40 mph) takes around 26 hours and 40 minutes to reach New Delhi. It takes 26 hours and 10 minutes from New Delhi to Hyderabad Deccan Nampally. The train got LHB rakes w.e.f. 15 July 2019.

Telangana Superfast Express
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Telangana Express leaving Kazipet
Overview
Service typeSuperfast
LocaleTelangana, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana & Delhi
First service3 October 1976; 44 years ago (1976-10-03)
Current operator(s)South Central Railways
Route
StartHyderabad Deccan Nampally (HYB)
Stops16
EndNew Delhi (NDLS)
Distance travelled1,677 km (1,042 mi)
Average journey time26 hours 10 minutes
Service frequencyDaily
Train number(s)12723 / 12724
On-board services
Class(es)AC first class ,AC two tier, AC three tier, Sleeper, Pantry, Unreserved
Seating arrangementsYes
Sleeping arrangementsYes
Catering facilitiesAvailable
Technical
Rolling stockLHB Coaches
Track gauge1,676 mm (5 ft 6 in)
Operating speed64 km/h (40 mph) average with halts
Route map
Telangana Express Route Map

EtymologyEdit

Indian railways runs this train with train number 12723 Hyderabad-New Delhi and 12724 New Delhi-Hyderabad.

TractionEdit

It is regularly hauled by a Lallaguda based WAP 7 (HOG) equipped locomotive from end to end.

Route & HaltsEdit

It is runs, from Hyderabad Deccan Nampally via Secunderabad Junction, Kazipet Junction, Ramagundam, Manchiryal, Bellampalli, Sirpur Kaghaznagar, Balharshah, Chandrapur, Nagpur Junction, Bhopal Junction, Jhansi Junction, Gwalior Junction, Agra Cantt, Mathura Junction, Ballabhgarh, Hazrat Nizamuddin to New Delhi.

TimingEdit

12723 - leaves Hyderabad daily at Morning 6:25 Hrs IST and reach New Delhi Station next day at 9:05 Hrs

12724 - Leaves New Delhi Station Daily at 17:25 Hrs IST and reach Hyderabad Next Day at 19:35

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