The Haridwar Amritsar Jan Shatabdi Express connects a very important Hindu pilgrimage spot with the holiest city for the Sikhs- Amritsar. Haridwar Amritsar Jan Shatabdi Express No. 2053 runs from Haridwar to Amritsar in Punjab. This train consists of AC Chair Car and 2nd Class Sitting options only. This train runs on all days of the week except for Thursday. This train begins its journey from Haridwar at 2.35 PM and reaches Amritsar at 9.45 PM on the same day. In all, the train takes 7 hours and 10 minutes to cover this distance. In the process, the train stops at Roorkee, Saharanpur, Jagadhri, Ambala, Ludhiana, Jalandhar and Beas. The next stop after Beas is Amritsar. This train travels 407 kms at an average speed of 57 kms per hour. The cost of tickets for this train is Rs. 450 for AC Chair Car and Rs. 137 for 2nd Class Sitting seats.
Haridwar Amritsar Jan Shatabdi Express No. 2054 runs in the opposite direction i.e. from Amritsar to Haridwar in Uttarakhand in Northern India. This train too consists of AC Chair Car and 2nd Class Sitting options only. This train begins its journey at 7:00 AM and reaches Haridwar at 1.55 PM. This train too runs on all days other than Thursday. The train makes 8 stops and covers a distance of 407 kms. The journey is completed in 6 hours and 55 minutes.