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NGP/Nagpur Junction (8 PFs)
नागपूर जंक्शन     नागपुर जंक्शन

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Jn. Pt. BD/G/ET/CWA/NAB, Near State Bank of India,Jai Stambh Chowk,Off Central Avenue Rd, Sitabuldi, Nagpur, PIN - 440001
State: Maharashtra

Elevation: 308 m above sea level
Zone: CR/Central   Division: Nagpur

Type of Station: Junction
Number of Platforms: 8
Number of Halting Trains: 424
Number of Originating Trains: 28
Number of Terminating Trains: 28
Rating: 3.9/5 (460 votes)
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May 08 2018 (12:08)   12993/Gandhidham - Puri Weekly SF Express (via Bhubaneswar) (PT) | ADI/Ahmedabad Junction (10 PFs)
Guest: bbb1581   show all posts
Entry# 3394179            Tags   Past Edits
Good train for GIMB Passengers to NGP/R/SBP/BBS.
A. Is a weekly train with OK timings at Ahemdabad.
B.Tickets for Gandhidham/Vadodara/Surat passengers to Nagpur/Raipur/Sambalpur / Bhubaneshwar are NOT easily avaliable. Book them 4 month in advance.
Car not avaliable (However E-Catering avaliable at Nandurbar and Sambalpur).
D.Bad timings at Raipur (After Speedup in next TAAG it may be speeded up to reach Raipur by 0100 HRS)
A. Fastest connection between Surat-Bhubaneshwar
B.Cleanliness is just superb and Coaches are also newly made.
C.Rush of unreserved passengers is less in SL.
D.In return direction it covers a good amount of delay. (However 12993 reaches its destination delayed by 1.5 HRS).
A.Carry your own food as on board vendors are also less
B. Book tickets 4 months in advance as RAC Clarence is also difficult in this train (Personal Experience)
C. Passengers could use E-Catering(served at Nandurbar)
D. Reaches its destination (as 12993) with a delay of 1.5 HRS. Return train is little bit good and a good delay coverer.
Thank you.

Jul 02 (18:06)
Rama Narayan Panda
Ramapanda   8 blog posts
Re# 3394179-1            Tags   Past Edits
Good review and analysis. Thanks
Feb 26 2019 (17:19)   12994/Puri - Gandhidham Weekly SF Express (via Bhubaneswar) (PT) | GIMB/Gandhidham Junction (3 PFs)
🌟Gandhidham Junction🌟
IrfSda94~   2804 blog posts
Entry# 4243260            Tags   Past Edits
General Observation regarding Speed and Punctuality-
➡️If 12994 Puri-Gandhidham SF Express reaches Raipur with Delay of 30-45 minutes, then expect some speedy action till Surat, MPS Skips, and BT arrivals except slowdowns at Udhna Outer, Kuram( near Badnera)
➡️But if 12994 reaches Raipur with Delay of more than 50-60 minutes, then CR trolls it from Azad Hind from Raipur to Bhusaval, despite that a on time arrival can be expected at Surat. Between Nagpur-Bhusaval it will maintain a delay of 1-1.5 Hours, after entering the TV Section expect a MPS run.

➡️As 12993 it DOES NOT get OTed by a single train. The scheduled overtake between Jalgaon-Bhusaval mostly does not happen by Puspak Express.
➡️The The run between Jalgoan Nagpur mostly witness Slowdowns at Badnera(very common), and Khapri. Except these stops it gets full clearance
➡️The run from Puri to Raipur and vice versa ALWAYS adds up a delay for it.
➡️Not a Speedy run in between Raipur-Puri.

Feb 26 2019 (18:56)
Guest: 2a47c7fe   show all posts
Re# 4243260-1            Tags   Past Edits
यदि ये ट्रैन वाया गोधरा दाहोद रतलाम भोपाल नागपुर रायपुर
होकर डबल ओर पूर्ण विद्युतीकृत मार्ग से चलती तो
स्पीड बहूत कवर हो।जाती भले ही ये मार्ग मात्र 79 किमी
ही लम्बा है

Feb 26 2019 (19:38)
💥 ताप्ती गंगा एक्सप्रेस 💥
Krishna.Kushwah^~   1619 blog posts
Re# 4243260-3            Tags   Past Edits
Gimb puri slack se bharpoor ,hai Asli Rulers to Tapti Ganga aur Navjeevan hai TV section ki

Feb 26 2019 (21:14)
🌟Gandhidham Junction🌟
IrfSda94~   2804 blog posts
Re# 4243260-4            Tags   Past Edits
Can be easily speeded up by an hour. Have seen it running 1 hr BT.

Feb 26 2019 (21:18)
🌟Gandhidham Junction🌟
IrfSda94~   2804 blog posts
Re# 4243260-5            Tags   Past Edits
Yes, I know TG and Navjeevan are best train in TV Section, but never underestimate a normal train, because it may be the one giving highest average on some sections of its route :)

Feb 26 2019 (21:34)
🌟Gandhidham Junction🌟
IrfSda94~   2804 blog posts
Re# 4243260-6            Tags   Past Edits
I don't member when but 12994 has covered JL-ST at a average of 70 kmph.

Feb 26 2019 (21:36)
AbhishekVivek^~   31247 blog posts
Re# 4243260-7            Tags   Past Edits
Abhi to route double hai.. 70 average milta hoga.. Surat - Jalgaon mai ek train hai jiska schedule hi 70 ka hai

Feb 26 2019 (21:38)
🌟Gandhidham Junction🌟
IrfSda94~   2804 blog posts
Re# 4243260-8            Tags   Past Edits
Return mai koi train 70 ka average nahi deti. UDN-JL mai 19064 ka scheduled speed hi 69-70 hai shayad.

Feb 26 2019 (21:40)
🌟Gandhidham Junction🌟
IrfSda94~   2804 blog posts
Re# 4243260-9            Tags   Past Edits
The only thing which I remember is that it was 4 hr late at JL then 2 hr late at ST and arrived 50 mins late at GIMB. Can't remember the exact date but it was during the period I left this site.

Feb 26 2019 (22:40)
💥 ताप्ती गंगा एक्सप्रेस 💥
Krishna.Kushwah^~   1619 blog posts
Re# 4243260-10            Tags   Past Edits
Tapti ganga ke stoppage itne jyada hote hue bhi usne ekdin 79 ka avg diya tha between bsl and udn...

Feb 26 2019 (22:40)
💥 ताप्ती गंगा एक्सप्रेस 💥
Krishna.Kushwah^~   1619 blog posts
Re# 4243260-11            Tags   Past Edits
Udn danapur shayad...

Feb 26 2019 (22:43)
💥 ताप्ती गंगा एक्सप्रेस 💥
Krishna.Kushwah^~   1619 blog posts
Re# 4243260-12            Tags   Past Edits
Haa jisdin tapti late hoti hai to 78 se 79 de deti hai... I personally experienced

Feb 26 2019 (23:11)
🌟Gandhidham Junction🌟
IrfSda94~   2804 blog posts
Re# 4243260-13            Tags   Past Edits
Some best runs I remember till day
1. ADI-PURI @ 62 KMPH(Highest average for any train between ADI-PURI)
2. GIMB-ADI @ 65 KMPH( Trolled at Sabarmati outer. Was onboard)
3. NDB-NGP @ 66 KMPH ( Doubling works in TV Section, so was detained)
JL-NGP @72 KMPH (My first trip onboard it and on other later instants. Regulated at Khapri. A average close to Durontos on that route.)
5. JL-UDN @ 65 KMPH (During Doubling)
6. The best one was averaging 75 KMPH in JL-UDN( Resulted in heavy BT arrival) . That day for once Navjeevan was looped for it.(although this is 3-4 years back AFAIK)
I think this much is enough for this train. Although I might not be able to remember some other good runs but TV Section definitely cannot decide which train has higher priority as the route is not too much congested. Plus Tapti Ganga IS a good train, and undoubtedly far better train than 12993/4

Feb 26 2019 (23:56)
💥 ताप्ती गंगा एक्सप्रेस 💥
Krishna.Kushwah^~   1619 blog posts
Re# 4243260-14            Tags   Past Edits
.. .Tapti Ganga Exp once overtook it was running late so railways made TG to And many tyms 12993 trolled TG...also
Bhai mai tapti ka favour is liye krta hu kyoki wo meri all tym fav gaadi hai, Ab aap hai samjh lo koi nahi chahega ki uski fav tra8n ki insult ho... Mai yeh bhi nhii keh rha gimb puri achi gadi nhii hai... Sb trains apni apni jagah par shii hai... Sb ki apni fav trains hoti hai...😻😻

Feb 27 2019 (18:24)
🌟Gandhidham Junction🌟
IrfSda94~   2804 blog posts
Re# 4243260-15            Tags   Past Edits
Yes, one should respect each others choices. You might also had done this like have sacrificed my sleep many times just to Spot 12993/4😍😍.
Dec 31 2016 (01:47)   NGP/Nagpur Junction (8 PFs)
Gondia Samnapur electrified
GondiaSamnapurE~   928 blog posts
Entry# 2110958            Tags   Past Edits
Water wending machines available at platform number 1,2,3

Feb 18 2017 (08:58)
Gondia Samnapur electrified
GondiaSamnapurE~   928 blog posts
Re# 2110958-1            Tags   Past Edits
Wi-Fi started...

May 22 2017 (17:59)
Hala Madrid 🇪🇸
promethsuresh^~   3109 blog posts
Re# 2110958-2            Tags   Past Edits
please post it as a seperate station tip
Feb 26 2019 (20:11)   NGP/Nagpur Junction (8 PFs)
J S Siddhanth~   36 blog posts
Entry# 4243392            Tags   Past Edits
Go for COMESUM. Never have food in JAN AAHAR, it's taste is worst. The only thing is that it's cheap.

Dec 30 2019 (09:55)
RomeetSharma~   59 blog posts
Re# 4243392-1            Tags   Past Edits
Now its changed and also we have an Haldiram outlet on platform No.2, COMESUM is "BAD IN TASTE" and "TOOOO COSTLY"

Aug 31 2020 (08:24)
J S Siddhanth~   36 blog posts
Re# 4243392-2            Tags   Past Edits
Nice to hear
Sep 13 2020 (20:29)   NGP/Nagpur Junction (8 PFs)
Guest: 3b2429c9   show all posts
Entry# 4714915            Tags   Past Edits
If deboarding and Nagpur and then taking a bus to Madhyapradesh , Then :
For buses towards Chhindwara , Jabalpur , Sagar get out from the main ( west ) entrance and you can ask for MP bus stand there , it is hardly 100 m.
For busses towards Betul , Bhopal , Multai
Get out from east entrance (popularly called santra market
entrance ) and ask for MP bus stand ( Do mention for busses towards Betul , Multai ) it is also near to railway station ( not more then 400-500 m) .
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