New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will flag off Rajasthan’s first Vande Bharat Express train via video conference on April 12, 2023 at 11 am. The departing train will run between Jaipur and Delhi Cantt stations.
Vande Bharat Express scheduled service will start from April 13 and will run between Ajmer and Delhi Cantt with stops at Jaipur, Alwar and Gurgaon.
The new Vande Bharat Express will cover the distance between Delhi Cantt. and Ajmer in 5 hours and 15 minutes. The current fastest train on the same route, Shatabdi Express, departs from Delhi Cantt in 6 hours and 15 minutes. that Ajmer. Thus, the new Vande Bharat Express will be 60 minutes faster than the current fastest train running on the same route.
Ajmer-Delhi Cantt. Vande Bharat Express will be the world’s first semi-high-speed passenger train to run on high-elevation electrification (OHE). The train will improve connectivity to major tourist destinations in Rajasthan including Pushkar, Ajmer Sharif Dargah etc.
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