New Delhi: In a recent change, Mumbaikars, your summer is about to be awesome! Central railways has decided to run 52 summer special trains between Mumbai and Goa. In order to handle the summer passenger rush on this route, railways has also decided to run six additional trains from Mumbai, Maharashtra to Karmali in Goa and Sawantwadi in Maharashtra, reported PTI. As per the agency report, special train no. 01127 will leave the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus or CSMT in Mumbai at 12:20 am on May 2, 2019, and will arrive in Karmali at 11:30 am on the same day. Train no. 01128 will leave Karmali at 10:20 am on May 4 and will arrive at CSMT at 9:15 pm the same day.
Eight trips between LTT-Karmali weekly specials will also be run at a different time. Train No. 01015 will leave LTT at 01.10 am every Sunday from May 19 to June 9 and arrive at Karmali at 12.20 the same day. Train No. 01016 will leave Karmali at 12.50 pm every Saturday from May 18 to June 8 and will arrive LTT at 11.55 pm the same day, the report added.
Train no. 01051 is scheduled to leave LTT at 8.45 pm every Friday from May 17 to June 7 and arrive at Karmali at 8.30 am the next day. Train No. 01052 will leave Karmali at 12.50 pm every Sunday from May 19 to June 9 and will arrive at LTT at 12.20 am the next day.
Central Railways will also run 18 special trains from LTT to Sawantwadai Road station in the Konkan region from April 8 onwards. Worth mentioning here is that people can book tickets for the summer special trains at special charges from March 16 onwards at either PRS counters or IRCTC official website.