The Swaraj Express runs between Mumbai and Jammu Tawi. This is yet another train that connects the commercial capital with this important railway center in North India.
Swaraj Express No. 2471 runs from Bandra Terminus, Mumbai to Jammu Tawi. This is not a daily train. It runs on Monday, Thursday, Fridays and Sundays only. Hence, this train runs on only four days in a week. The train leaves at 7.55 AM and reaches at 2.40 PM on the 2nd day of the journey. The journey takes 31 hours and 15 minutes. This train is evidently a super fast train considering the fact that it covers 1950 kms in just 22 stops.
This train consists of 2nd AC, 3rd AC, Sleeper berths. Important stops include Surat, Vadodara, Ratlam, Kota, New Delhi, Panipat, Ambala, Ludhiana, Jalandhar, Kathua. Fare for 2nd AC is Rs. 1868, for 3rd AC is Rs 1363, for Sleeper is Rs. 504. Tatkal facility is available. This is pretty obvious considering the fact that this train is a super fast train traveling such a huge distance.
Swaraj Express No. 2472 runs from Jammu Tawi to Bandra Terminus, Mumbai. This train too runs on four days in a week- on Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. This train leaves at 11.15 AM and reaches at 6.05 PM on the 2nd day. The total journey takes 30 hours and 50 minutes. This train makes 241 stops and does not stop at Hazrat Nizamuddin station in New Delhi.