Mumbaikars and Delhites we have great news for you! The next time you plan to travel by Rajdhani Express to visit Mumbai from Delhi or Delhi from Mumbai, you can say goodbye to the long travel time woes. That’s because Rajdhani Express has launched #MissionRaftaar, which has trains now travelling at 160 kmph from the earlier 130 kmph. This will cut your travel time by a massive 5.5 hours. So you can now reach your destination in just 10 hours. So Rajdhani Express’ Mission Raftaar has got your travel journeys covered!
The Indian Railways has cut down the travel time on the Delhi-Mumbai and Delhi-Howrah routes under its 100-day action plan. Under #Mission Raftaar the average train speeds are aimed to be doubled and the speeds of all non-suburban passenger trains will be increased by 25kmph in the next 5 years. This was announced in the Railways Budget 2016-2017
The predominant routes from which the speeds of the trains will be increased under Mission Raftaar are 6 routes on the Golden Quadrilateral and diagonals. They are Delhi-Mumbai, Delhi-Howrah, Howrah-Chennai, Chennai-Mumbai, Delhi-Chennai and Howrah-Mumbai. Rajdhani Express’ Mission Raftaar is here. So now you can visit the cities of your choice in a quicker, comfortable and more convenient way.