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Rajdhani Express

Rajdhani means “The Capital” and as the name explains this Indian passenger train connects from India’s capital New Delhi to other prominent destinations.

In 1969, Rajdhani Express was introduced. It connected from the country’s capital New Delhi to different capital stations of the country. The first Rajdhani Express train traveled from New Delhi station to Howrah station. The distance it covered in 16 hours and 55 minutes was 1,445 km.    

The Rajdhani Express train is completely air conditioned; therefore this train is on a priority on the Indian railways list. Other than this, the Rajdhani Express also provides complimentary meals. The meals depend on the timing and duration of the journey and it includes high tea, morning tea, lunch, dinner, and breakfast.

Rajdhani Express Fare

The Rajdhani Express fare depends on the type of accommodation a person chooses to travel in. It includes the First Class AC with 2 or 4 berths with lockable bedrooms, then there’s the AC 2tier with adjustable berths with curtains, it has bays of four berths and two side berths, and then there’s the AC 3tier with curtains with bays of six berths and 2 side berths. Therefore, the fare for First Class AC with 2 or 4 berths will be higher as compared to the other two accommodations.

Rajdhani Express Reservation

Reservations for Rajdhani Express have to be done a couple of months in advance. This again depends during which month you are traveling and the destination. Rajdhani Express reservation can also be made online for the convenience of passengers. Since Rajdhani Express has many facilities, most people prefer to make their reservations by this train. Other than Shatabdi Express, Rajdhani Express is also known for its super fast speed.

Tatkal Reservation

Like other trains, even Rajdhani Express has the tatkal reservation facility. Tatkal reservation rules are common to all the Indian trains. The reservation can be done only two days in advance which excludes the traveling date. The tatkal reservation timings start from 8:00 am. If the tatkal ticket is cancelled 24 hours before the travel date, 25% of the total fare (this doesn’t include the tatkal fare) is refunded.  A complete refund is done only on the below circumstances

  • If there’s a delayed by more than 3 hours from its original destination.
  • In case the passenger does not want to travel in lower class.
  • In case the passenger does not want to travel

Rajdhani Express Train Names & Timings

Rajdhani Express Schedule

Train Number Train Name Train Source Stn Source Dep. Time Train Destination Stn Dest. Arr. Time
02235 RAJDHANI SPL DIBRUGARH 19:20 NEW DELHI 13:45
02423 DBRT GHY RAJ DIBRUGARH TOWN 20:15 GUWAHATI 06:15
02424 GHY DBRT RAJ GUWAHATI 18:05 DIBRUGARH TOWN 05:00
02435 DBRT GHY RAJ DIBRUGARH TOWN 19:00 GUWAHATI 05:05
02436 GHY DBRT RAJ GUWAHATI 19:45 DIBRUGARH TOWN 06:25
09003 MUMBAI RAJ SPL MUMBAI CENTRAL 19:45 NEW DELHI 17:10
09004 NDLS BCT RAJ SPL NEW DELHI 23:35 MUMBAI CENTRAL 20:55
12235 DBRG NDLS RAJEXP DIBRUGARH 19:15 NEW DELHI 13:45
12236 GHY RAJDHANI NEW DELHI 09:30 DIBRUGARH 05:45
12301 KOLKATA RJDHNI HOWRAH JN 16:55 NEW DELHI 09:55
12302 KOLKATA RJDHNI NEW DELHI 17:00 HOWRAH JN 09:55
12305 KOLKATA RJDHNI HOWRAH JN 14:05 NEW DELHI 09:55
12306 KOLKATA RJDHNI NEW DELHI 17:00 HOWRAH JN 12:40
12309 RJPB RAJDHANI RJNDR NGR BIHAR 19:00 NEW DELHI 07:35
12310 RJPB RAJDHANI NEW DELHI 17:10 RJNDR NGR BIHAR 06:00
12313 SDAH RAJDHANIEXP SEALDAH 16:50 NEW DELHI 10:20
12314 SEALDAH RJDHANI NEW DELHI 16:30 SEALDAH 10:15
12421 BBS RAJDHANI EX BHUBANESWAR 11:30 NEW DELHI 10:35
12422 BUBNESWR RJDHNI NEW DELHI 17:20 BHUBANESWAR 16:00
12423 DBRT RAJDHANI EX DIBRUGARH TOWN 20:15 NEW DELHI 10:10
12424 DBRT RAJDHANI NEW DELHI 14:00 DIBRUGARH TOWN 05:00
12425 JAMMU RAJDHANI NEW DELHI 20:40 JAMMU TAWI 05:40
12426 JAMMU RAJDHANI JAMMU TAWI 19:45 NEW DELHI 05:00
12429 RAJDHANI EXP BANGALORE CY JN 20:20 H NIZAMUDDIN 05:50
12430 BANGLORE RJDHNI H NIZAMUDDIN 20:50 BANGALORE CY JN 06:40
12431 RAJDHANI EXP TRIVANDRUM CNTL 19:15 H NIZAMUDDIN 17:20
12432 TRIVNDRM RJDHNI H NIZAMUDDIN 11:00 TRIVANDRUM CNTL 09:30
12433 RAJDHANI EXP CHENNAI CENTRAL 06:10 H NIZAMUDDIN 10:20
12434 CHENNAI RAJDHNI H NIZAMUDDIN 16:00 CHENNAI CENTRAL 20:15
12435 DBRT RAJDHANI EX DIBRUGARH TOWN 19:00 NEW DELHI 13:45
12436 NDLS DBRT RJDHNI NEW DELHI 09:30 DIBRUGARH TOWN 06:25
12437 RAJDHANI EXP SECUNDERABAD JN 12:45 H NIZAMUDDIN 10:20
12438 NZM SC RJDHNI H NIZAMUDDIN 16:00 SECUNDERABAD JN 14:00
12439 RNC NDLS RAJ EXP RANCHI 17:55 NEW DELHI 10:50
12440 NDLS RNC RAJ EXP NEW DELHI 16:10 RANCHI 09:10
12441 BSP NDLS RAJ EX BILASPUR JN 14:00 NEW DELHI 10:45
12442 BILASPUR RJDHNI NEW DELHI 15:45 BILASPUR JN 12:00
12443 BBS RAJDHANI EXP BHUBANESWAR 09:15 NEW DELHI 10:35
12444 BUBNESWR RJDHNI NEW DELHI 17:20 BHUBANESWAR 17:30
12453 RNC NDLS RAJ EXP RANCHI 17:10 NEW DELHI 10:50
12454 NDLS RNC RJDHNI NEW DELHI 16:10 RANCHI 10:40
12493 RAJDHANI EXP BANGALORE CY JN 20:20 H NIZAMUDDIN 05:50
12494 BANGLORE RAJDHNI H NIZAMUDDIN 20:50 BANGALORE CY JN 06:40
12951 MUMBAI RAJDHANI MUMBAI CENTRAL 16:40 NEW DELHI 08:30
12952 MUMBAI RAJDHANI NEW DELHI 16:30 MUMBAI CENTRAL 08:35
12953 AUG KR RAJ EXP MUMBAI CENTRAL 17:40 H NIZAMUDDIN 10:55
12954 AG KRANTI RJDHN H NIZAMUDDIN 16:55 MUMBAI CENTRAL 10:35
12957 SWARNA J RAJ EX AHMEDABAD JN 17:45 NEW DELHI 07:25
12958 ADI SJ RAJDHANI NEW DELHI 19:55 AHMEDABAD JN 09:35
22423 GHY RAJDHANI EX GUWAHATI 07:05 NEW DELHI 10:10
22424 GHY RAJDHANI NEW DELHI 14:00 GUWAHATI 17:20
22811 BBS RAJDHANI EXP BHUBANESWAR 11:30 NEW DELHI 10:35
22812 BUBNESWR RJDHNI NEW DELHI 17:20 BHUBANESWAR 16:00
22823 BBS RAJDHANI EXP BHUBANESWAR 09:15 NEW DELHI 10:35
22824 BUBNESWR RJDHNI NEW DELHI 17:20 BHUBANESWAR 17:30

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