Jaipur Mumbai Central Duronto express timing, facilities, ticket availability and reservation status


Duronto Express is an alternative for Rajdhani express and several Duronto trains has been started from various destinations. See details about ticket charges, facilities, ticket availability and reservation status of Jaipur Mumbai Central Duronto Express.

Jaipur Mumbai Central (BCT) Duronto Express was started from 29th March 2011 and was inaugrated by Ashok Gehlot, honarable Chief Minister of Rajasthan. It is at present the best mode to travel to Mumbai from Jaipur by train and has beaten the popularity of Rajdhani in terms of timing, comfort and facilities. Train no. of Jaipur Mumbai Central Duronto Express is 12240 and from Mumbai Central to Jaipur it is 12239.

Timing of Jaipur Mumbai Central (BCT) Duronto Express


Jaipur Mumbai Central (BCT) Duronto Express is biweekly. From Jaipur it starts every Tuesday and Thursday and from Mumbai Central it is on Sunday and Tuesday.

From Jaipur : Tuesday and Thursday at 18.15 hrs and reaches Mumbai Central Wednesday and Friday respectively at 12.05 hrs. Total duration of Jaipur Mumbai Central (BCT) Duronto Express to reach Mumbai Central from Jaipur and vice versa is about 16 hours and 50 minutes covering a distance of 1159 Kms. Maximum speed of Duronto express is 130 Km per hour but average speed of Jaipur Mumbai Central (BCT) Duronto Express is 68 Km per hour.

From Mumbai Central : Sunday and Tuesday at 23.15 hrs and reaches Jaipur on Monday and Wednesday respectively at 15.25 hrs

Commercial and technical stoppage of Jaipur Mumbai Central (BCT) Duronto Express


There is no commercial stoppage of any Duronto express, however there are few technical halts for crew changes, reversal etc which is at sawai Madhopur, Ratlam, Vadodara. No booking of tickets are allowed from these stations.

Fare and facilities of Jaipur Mumbai Central (BCT) Duronto Express


Jaipur Mumbai Central (BCT) Duronto Express is full AC train like Rajdhani express with less fare, less time to reach destination and better facilities.

Fare of AC first in Jaipur Mumbai Central (BCT) Duronto Express - 2860 Rs per head. There is one AC first boggy in the train.

Fare of AC 2 tier in Jaipur Mumbai Central (BCT) Duronto Express - 1645 Rs per head. There are threetwo AC 2 tier boggy in the train.

Fare of AC three III in Jaipur Mumbai Central (BCT) Duronto Express - 1185 Rs per head. There are 8 AC III boggy in the train.

Jaipur Mumbai Central (BCT) Duronto Express is a non stop train maintained and managed by Western railways and have the following facilities.

Free food is provided in Jaipur Mumbai Central (BCT) Duronto Express. As soon as it starts from Jaipur one bottle of mineral water with disposable glass is given. The soup followed by dinner is given from Jaipur to Mumbai. In morning bed tea and then breakfast and tea is served. From Mumbai Central to Jaipur no dinner is served, but in next day bed tea, breakfast and lunch is served.

A doctor boards in every trip along with dresser and all emergency medicines and treatment is absolutely free if required. Two seats in AC II are earmarked for them and you can contact train manager in case of any medical assistance.

Before going to bed deodorants are sprayed and the coach is continunously cleaned by sweepers.

A complain cum suggestion book is with train manager and you can register your complaint or any suggestion to improve the service.

Ticket availability and reservation status in Jaipur Mumbai Central (BCT) Duronto Express


Jaipur Mumbai Central (BCT) Duronto Express had started recently in March and within 4 months the demand for ticket and reservation has increased tremendously due to its amenities and facilities. At present ticket for Jaipur Mumbai Central (BCT) Duronto Express is not a major problem but seeing its popularity it is advised to take ticket and reservation for Jaipur Mumbai Central (BCT) Duronto Express well in advance.

Reservation status in Jaipur Mumbai Central (BCT) Duronto Express can be seen at official site of IRCTC, though at present you can get confirmed reservation if you book in advance. As there is no stoppage so there is no chance for confirmation of waiting list in running train thus wait list holders are not allowed to board. Passes and concessions are not allowed in Duronto express.


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