Guwahati: Two long-distance express special trains which were earlier temporarily cancelled till February 28 due to foggy weather season is being re-introduced by Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR).
The trains are 05909 / 05910 Dibrugarh – Lalgarh – Dibrugarh Express special and 05933 / 05924 New Tinsukia – Amritsar Jn – New Tinsukia Express special.
- Train number 05909 Dibrugarh – Lalgarh Express special will leave daily from Dibrugarh at 10.20 am to arrive Lalgarh Jn at 4.10 am on the fourth day. During return journey train number 05910 Lalgarh – Dibrugarh Express special will leave daily from Lalgarh Jn at 7.50 pm to arrive Dibrugarh at 3.35 pm on the fourth day.
During its both way journey this train run via Mariani Jn, Dimapur, Diphu, Lumding Jn, Hojai, Chaparmukh Jn, Jagiroad, Guwahati, Rangiya, New Bongaigaon, New Alipurduar, New Coochbehar, Dhupguri, Jalpaiguri Road, New Jalpaiguri, Aluabari Road, Kishanganj, Dalkhola, Barsoi Jn, Katihar Jn, Naugachia, Khagaria Jn, Barauni Jn, Samastipur Jn, Muzaffarpur Jn, Hajipur Jn, Chhapra, Siwan, Gorakhpur, Gonda, Lucknow Jn, Bareilly, Moradabad, Delhi, Nangloi, Rohtak Jn, Bhatinda Jn and Suratgarh Jn.
- Train number 05933 New Tinsukia – Amritsar Jn Express special will leave every Wednesday from New Tinsukia at 9 am to arrive at Amritsar Jn at 9 pm on the third day. During return journey train number 05934 Amritsar Jn – New Tinsukia Express special will start from Amritsar Jn every Friday at 3.40 pm to arrive New Tinsukia at 2.40 am on fourth day.
This train will run via Simaluguri Jn, Mariani Jn, Dimapur, Diphu, Lumding Jn, Hojai, Chaparmukh Jn, Guwahati, Rangiya, New Bongaigaon, New Alipurduar, New Coochbehar, New Jalpaiguri, Katihar Jn, Khagaria Jn, Barauni Jn, Hajipur Jn, Chhapra, Ballia, Varanasi Jn, Faizabad Jn, Lucknow, Bareilly, Moradabad, Ambala Cant Jn, Ludhiyana Jn, Jalandhar City during its both way journey.
Restoration of these two long-distance express special trains will help passengers willing to travel between the Northeast and the Northern part of India apart from parts of Bihar, West Bengal and Uttar Pradesh.