Swarna Shatabdi Food Timings – Swarna Shatabdi Features

Swarna Shatabdi Food Timings

In Shatabdi express you can enjoy breakfast at around 10 AM, Lunch at 1:30 PM, Evening tea at 5:00 PM and finally dinner at around 8:00 PM.

Project Swarn : Improve the passenger experience across 9 dimensions

Project Swarn in Railways

Project Swarn has been started to upgrade the condition of Rajdhani and Shatabdi Express Trains. This initiative is likely to give improved look to the coaches.

The objective of Project Swarn is to significantly improve the passenger experience across 9 dimensions which include coach interiors, toilets, onboard cleanliness, staff behavior, catering, linen, punctuality, security, on-board entertainment. Real time feedback is also a part of Project Swarn.

There are 29 Rajdhani and Shatabdi Express trains identified under this scheme. Out of these, work has already been completed on 16 trains. Work is targeted for completion on balance trains within next 8 months.

This information was given by the Minister of State of Railways Shri Rajen Gohain in a written reply to a question in Lok Sabha today.

Swarna Shatabdi Features

Salient features of ‘Swarn’ coach

1. Vinyl wrapping at the entry / exit areas of the coach.
2. Vinyl wrapping above the luggage rack.
3. Vinyl wrapping at toilet area.
4. Refurbished toilet flooring with epoxy coating & entrap mat.
5. Provision of microburst for fragrance inside toilets.
6. Provision of Braille signages.
7. Provision of LED lights and LED reading lights.
8. Provision of LED coach indication board.
9. Provision of head rest covers.
10. Provision of CC cameras.
11. Provision of pictures of sceneries in compartment to improve aesthetics.
The average cost for upgrading a coach as ‘Swarn’ coach is Rs.10 lakhs.

Swarna Shatabdi Trains List – Swarna Shatabdi Train Fare

Shatabdi Trains covered under Project Swarna

Shatabdi Trains covered under Project Swarna:

S No Railways Train No. From To
1 CR 12025/26 Pune Secundrabad
2 ECOR 12277/78 Howrah Puri
3 ER 12019/20 Howrah Ranchi
4 NCR 12033/34 Kanpur New Delhi
5 NFR 12041/42 Howrah New Jalpaiguri
6 NFR 12085/86 


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7 NR 12039/40 New Delhi Kathgodam
8 NR 12045/46 New Delhi Chandigarh
9 NR 12047/48 New Delhi Firozpur
10 NR 12049/50 New Delhi Agra
11 NWR 12035/36 Jaipur Agra
12 SR 12007/08 Chennai Mysore
13 SR 12243/44 Chennai Coimbatore
14 SWR 12027/28 Bangalore Chennai
15 WR 12009/10 Mumbai(BCT) Ahmedabad

Swarna Rajdhani Trains List – Swarna Rajdhani Train Fare

Rajdhani Trains covered under Project Swarna

Rajdhani Trains covered under Project Swarna:

S No Railways Train No. From To
1 ECoR 22811/12 Bhubaneshwar New Delhi
2 ECoR 22823/24 Bhubaneshwar New Delhi
3 ECR 12309/10 Rajendra Nagar New Delhi
4 ER 12301/02 Howrah New Delhi
5 ER 12305/06 Howrah New Delhi
6 ER 12313/14 Sealdah New Delhi
7 NR 12439/40 Ranchi New Delhi
8 NR 12441/42 New Delhi Bilaspur
9 NR 12453/54 New Delhi Ranchi
10 SWR 22691/92 Bangalore H.Nizamuddin
11 SWR 22693/94 Nizamuddin Bangalore
12 WR 12951/52 Mumbai (BCT) New Delhi
13 WR 12953/54 Mumbai (BCT) H.Nizamuddin
14 WR 12957/58 Ahmedabad New Delhi