In an effort to accommodate the extra rush of passengers during the Ganpati festival, Central Railway announced a special one-way train service. The train, numbered 01099, will run from Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT) in Mumbai to Kolhapur, ensuring a convenient journey for travelers.
Departure from CSMT: 00:30 hrs on September 23, 2023
Arrival at Kolhapur: 11:30 hrs on September 23, 2023
The special train will make stops at Dadar, Kalyan, Lonavala, Pune, Jejuri, Lonand, Satara, Karad, Kirloskarwadi, Sangli, Miraj, and Hatkanangale, providing accessibility to multiple key destinations.
The train comprises a total of 24 coaches, offering a variety of classes for passengers. These include:
12 Sleeper Class coaches
2 Second Seating cum Luggage Rake (SLR) coaches
2 Second AC (2A) coaches
4 Third AC (3A) coaches
4 General Class coaches
"This special train is expected to alleviate the increased demand for travel during the Ganpati festival, ensuring that passengers can reach their destinations comfortably" said a Central Railway official.
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