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Which is the fastest train in India 2015?

Which is the fastest train in India 2015?


Rank Train number (outbound/inbound) Train name
1 12951/12952 Mumbai Rajdhani
2 12259/12260 Sealdah Duronto
3 12249/12250 Howrah – New Delhi Yuva
4 12301/12302 Howrah Rajdhani

Which is the second fastest train in India?

New Delhi – Bhopal Shatabdi Express
New Delhi – Bhopal Shatabdi Express is the second fastest train in India with a speed of 150 km per hour. It runs from Delhi to Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, covering a distance of 707 km.

How fast is Gatiman Express?

160 kmph
Gatimaan Express is Indian Railways’ fastest train, attaining speeds of 160 kmph between Delhi and Agra. Vande Bharat Express, a world-class engine-less train has the potential to hit 180 kmph, but the maximum operational speed on its routes is 130 kmph.

Is Train 18 fastest in India?

In a tweet today, railway minister Piyush Goyal, announced that Train 18 is now the fastest train in India. India’s first indigenously built engine-less train, meant for intra-day travel, can cut down travel time by 10 to 15 per cent compared to the Shatabdi. Train 18 will replace the current Shatabdi Express.

Is Vande Bharat fastest train in India?

Manufactured under the Modi government’s ‘Make in India’ initiative, Vande Bharat Express is India’s first semi high speed train, that boasts several world class passenger amenities. 75 Vande Bharat Express trains to connect every corner of the country.

Which is currently the fastest train in India?

Vande Bharat Express
As of 2021, the fastest train of India is Vande Bharat Express with a top speed of 180 km/h (110 mph) which it attained during a trial run. While the fastest operating train is Gatimaan Express with a top operating speed of 160 km/h (99 mph).

Which is the fastest train in India at present?

The fastest train at present is the Vande Bharat (Train 18) with operation speeds of up to 180 km/h, though the fastest service is Gatimaan Express with an operational speed of 160 km/h (99 mph) and average speed of 113 km/h (70 mph) on the Delhi – Agra section, since the routes used by Train 18 are capped at 130 km/h for safety reasons.

How much does it cost to run high speed train from Delhi to Amritsar?

Delhi to Amritsar one-way, a distance of 450 km, will cost about ₹2,000 (US$43.48). At US$15–22 million per km, cost estimates are in line with US$18 million per km of the Wuhan–Guangzhou High-Speed Railway in China. The Mumbai – Ahmedabad line is expected to cost ₹65,000 crore.

How much would it cost to build a high speed train in India?

In a feasibility study published in 1987, RDSO and JICA estimated the construction costs to be ₹4.9 crore per km, for a line dedicated to 250–300 km/h trains. In 2010, the 1987-estimated cost, inflated at 10% a year, would be ₹43.9 crore per km (US$9.5 million/km).

Which is the first high speed rail corridor in India?

The corporation was officially formed on 29 October 2013. The Mumbai–Ahmedabad high-speed rail corridor, India’s first high-speed rail corridor, started construction in 2017 and is expected to be completed by 2027.