The trains had been cancelled by the railways due to poor occupancy rate of passengers amid an alarming rise in Covid-19 in the Ahmedabad and Jammu region.
Train Timings and Stoppages
The train 09221 Ahmedabad Jammu Tawi Express Special will depart from its base station Ahmedabad Jn (ADI) at 11:10 am and reach the destination station Jammu Tawi (JAT) at 06:40 pm the next day. This train will have stops at Sabarmati BG, Palanpur Jn, Abu Road, Jodhpur Jn, Nagaur, Bikaner Jn, Hanumangarh Jn, Gangsar Jaitu, Firozpur Cant, Lohian Khas Jn, Sultanpur Lodi, Kapurthala, Jalandhar City, Pathankot Cantt, Kathua, Ghagwal and Vijaypur Jammu. This train will start its operations from 6th July, 2021 and run daily.
On the return journey the train 09222 Jammu Tawi Ahmedabad Express Special will depart from its base station Jammu Tawi (JAT) at 07:50 am and reach the destination station Ahmedabad Jn (ADI) at 01:40 am the next day. Enroute this train will halt at Vijaypur Jammu, Ghagwal , Kathua, Pathankot Cantt, Jalandhar City, Kapurthala, Sultanpur Lodi, Lohian Khas Jn, Firozpur Cant, Gangsar Jaitu, Hanumangarh Jn, Bikaner Jn, Nagaur, Jodhpur Jn, Abu Road, Palanpur Jn and Sabarmati BG. This train will start its operations from 10th July, 2021 and run daily.
Railways has suffered various disruptions throughout 2020 and 2021 starting with the nationwide lockdown that was imposed from March 25, 2020. However the railways resumed operations in a staggered manner with the start of Shramik Special to help stranded migrant workers to reach their home states from May 1, 2020.
Indian Railway is hoping to restore its passenger train services to almost pre Covid-19 levels, provided India gets control of the virus which is ravaging the country in a deadly second wave. These trains are also likely to be special trains only and not regular passenger services.
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