Vizag: The East Coast Railway would run special trains between Visakhapatnam and Secunderabad on the occasion of Dasara festival season. According Waltair Railway sources, Two trains will be run between Vizag to Secunderabad, and Bhubaneswar to Pune to clear the rush during this season.
Train No.0865A between Visakhapatnam (leaves at 7.05 pm ) and Secunderabad (reaches 8.15 am next day) will run on October 13 and 20. Another train number No. 0866A in return direction will leave Secunderabad ( 11.30 pm ) on October 14 and 21 and reach Visakhapatnam at 12.15 p.m. the next day. These trains will have 4 general compartments, one 2AC, and one 3AC, eight Sleeper class, two Luggage-cum-brake vans.
One more train would run between Bhubaneswar and Pune (Train No. 2582A ) leaving Bhubaneswar at 10.15 p.m. every Tuesday from October 12 till November 23, passing through Visakhapatnam on Wednesdays at 4.30 a.m. and train No. 2581A leaving Pune at 11.15 a.m. every Thursday with effect from October 14 till November 25 passing through Visakhapatnam on Fridays at 10.25 a.m. This train will have two Luggage Vans, eight general, six Sleeper Class, one each of 2AC and 3AC.