Bhubaneswar:  The timings of 56 trains originating and running through East Coast Railway (ECoR) zone has been changed. The new time table will be implemented from November 1, 2017.

Twenty four trains have been upgraded and re-numbered while three new trains including Rajdhani and Humsafar Express have been placed. Frequency of one pair of train has been increased and four pairs of trains have been extended.  While some of the decisions have already implemented, the date of introduction of other trains will be notified in due course.

The timings of 10 numbers of trains have been changed and are different from the earlier time at different stations in ECoRly zone with effect from November 1, 2017. Twenty one will leave after the present scheduled timings.

The extension of four pairs of trains, Jammu Tawi-Rourkela Express upto Sambalpur, Rourkela- Bhubaneswar Raja Rani Express up to Gunpur, and two pairs of Khurda Road-Bolagarh passengers up to Nayagarh town have been placed in the Time Table.

Frequency of Kamakhya-Bangalore Cant.-Kamakhya Humsafar Express has been increase from weekly to bi-weekly.

Three pairs of new trains have been included in new Time Table. Two pairs of weekly Humsafar Express between Bhubaneswar & Krishnarajpuram and Howrah-Vijayawada have already been implemented. Another new Rajdhani Express between Bhubaneswar & New Delhi via Sambalpur has been placed in the Time Table. The date of introduction of new Rajdhani Express via Sambalpur will be notified in due course.

The ECoRly chief public relation officer has appealed the raiil users to check out the timing of their travelling train much before their journey ​schedule for hassle free train journey and also contact universal Helpline Number 139.