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Reach Vaishno Devi Now in Just 8 Hours with Newly Launched Vande Bharat Express


Every year, lakhs of devotees visit the Vaishno Devi shrine, and to make the travel easier for devotees The Indian Railway has launched the second version of Vande Bharat Express in on 5th October 2019 on the Delhi-Katra route, where usually traffic increases due to an excess footfall of tourists.
The Vande Bharat Express' earlier version was launched on the Delhi-Varanasi route. The new version of The Vande Bharat Express’ has cut travel time by 4 hours as the distance covered between Delhi to Katra is now eight hours instead of twelve.

Ticket Prices of ‘The Vande Bharat Express'

The fare for traveling between New Delhi to Katra (Mata Vaishno Devi) is given below:
Min: Rs 1,630
Max: Rs 3,015


Highlights of ‘The Vande Bharat Express'

- The train has fully air-conditioned 16 coaches
- It is an engine-less self-propelled train set which allows for faster acceleration and deceleration.
- The train has reduced the time travel btw Delhi to Katra by 40 percent
- The train has windows with a special provision to protect against stone-pelting and a cattle guard in the front to prevent damage to the train or derailment in case of cattle run.
- The train is equipped with Wi-Fi, bio vacuum toilets, GPS-based infotainment systems, and CCTV surveillance.

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Vande Bharat Express: Days of run

The train is operating six days from Delhi to Katra except on Tuesday (Train no: 22439)
The train is operating six days from Katra to Delhi except on Tuesday (Train no: 22440)

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