Karnataka To Get Its 2nd Vande Bharat Express Soon Connecting Bengaluru & Dharwad. Deets Inside

by Shreya Ghosh
Karnataka To Get Its 2nd Vande Bharat Express Soon Connecting Bengaluru & Dharwad. Deets Inside

People of Karnataka, we have some amazing news for you! This state is going to have its second Vande Bharat Express very soon. Isn’t that great news? The second Vande Bharat of Karnataka will be connecting Bengaluru with some big cities in the state. With the introduction of this express train, the train journey is going to be enhanced with a reduction in the time taken to cover the entire distance. What does this train have in store for us? Let’s check that out!

Vande Bharat Express Will Connect Bengaluru With Hubballi & Dharwad

Vande Bharat
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The second express of its kind in Karnataka will build a strong rail connection between the state capital and Hubballi and Dharwad. If you are taking a train from Bengaluru to travel to Hubballi now, you will need about 7 hours to cover the journey. The best part of travelling in Vande Bharat will be that this duration of 7 hours will reduce to 5 hours only. Union Minister Pralhad Joshi stated the decrease in travel time, as reported by India Today. It is now only a matter of a month as this train is coming up in Karnataka by July 2023.

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It has been some time since the first Vande Bharat is running in Karnataka. PM Modi inaugurated this train in November 2022. It connects and takes passengers to different prominent cities of South India such as Bengaluru and Mysuru in Karnataka and Chennai in Tamil Nadu.

Pralhad Joshi Shared Further Details About This Express:

The Union Minister took to Twitter to update Netizens about the upcoming Vande Bharat Express in Karnataka. He stated some information about the train in a series of tweets.

The Minister stated that the train connecting Bengaluru and Dharwad will start operating electronically very soon.

Pralhad Joshi met Ashwini Vaishnaw in Delhi on Thursday. The Union Railway Minister promised to launch Karnataka’s second Vande Bharat Express by July this year. Pralhad Joshi also stated that the important preparations to launch the train services are complete.

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He also shared that people of the twin cities of Karnataka, Hubballi and Dharwad, will soon be able to travel on this express train and experience the grand exquisite train journey.

Are you excited to travel on this train?

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