The Railway ministry has decided to run Paradip-Santragachhi weekly express from February 9, Visakhapatnam-Paradip weekly Express from February 11 and Gunupur-Visakhapatnam-Gunupur passenger from February 9 under East Coast Railway (ECoR) jurisdiction. Two of those are express trains.
22814 Paradip-Santragachhi weekly Express will leave Paradip at 2355 hours on every Monday and arrive at Santragachhi at 0845 hours on the following day. In the return direction, 22813 Santragachhi-Paradip weekly Express will leave Santragachhi at 20:40 hours on every Tuesday and arrive at Paradip at 04:30 hours on the next day.
22809 Paradip-Visakhapatnam weekly Express will leave Paradeep at 22:30 hours on every Wednesday and arrive at Visakhapatnam at 08:35 hours on the following day. In the return direction, 22810 Visakhapatnam-Paradip weekly Express will leave Visakhapatnam at 23:50 hours on every Sunday and arrive at Paradip at 09:30 hours on the next day.
58505 Gunupur-Visakhapatnam Passenger will leave Gunupur at 1425 hours and will reach Visakhapatnam at 2140 hours. In the return direction, 58506 Visakhapatnam-Gunupur passenger will leave Visakhapatnam at 0700 hours and arrive at Gunupur at 1355 hours. This train will stop at all stations and Passenger halts between Gunupur and Visakhapatnam.
Both the weekly Express trains will have stoppages at important stations between originating to destination stations, an ECoR release said.