Indian Railways’ double decker trains are amongst mostly preferred trains. They are super fast and have two floors completely air-conditioned. Some of the double decker trains with Non AC settings include Valsad Fast Passenger and Flying Ranee. A high number of people prefer double decker express trains in India to enjoy a comfortable and faster journey. Here are the most exciting double decker trains of Indian railways, both AC and Non AC you can consider for your next trip:
Jaipur – Delhi Sarai Rohilla AC Double Decker Express (12986)
It operates between Jaipur and Delhi Sarai Rohilla. In the journey of 4 and a half hour, it covers 303 kilometers distance.
Mumbai Central – Ahmedabad Double Decker Express (12931)
Started in September 2012, this superfast express train operates on a regular basis today. It is the first train in India for which branded advertisements had done. Now that’s interesting!
Utkrisht Double Decker AC Yatri Express (22665)
Launched in 2017, Utkrisht Double Decker AC Yatri Express is a full AC seater train with double decker structure. It is facilitated with LED screen displays, coffee vending machines, bio toilets, and others. The train commutes during the day covering busy routes like from Bengaluru city to Coimbatore.
Chennai – Bangalore Double Decker Express (22625)
With some powerful locomotives like WAP-7 locomotive, Chennai – Bangalore Double Decker Express runs between Chennai and Bengaluru.
Lokmanya Tilak Terminus – Madgaon AC Double Decker Express (11085)
This train was started in December 2015. The maximum speed it can attain is 100 km/hr.
Visakhapatnam – Tirupati Double Decker Express (22707)
Running between Tirupati and Visakhapatnam, this double decker train is one of the superfast trains of South India. Telangana’s Guntur Kacheguda Double Decker Express and Andhra Pradesh’s Kacheguda Tirupati Double Decker Express train are some other names from the South region.
Lucknow Junction – Anand Vihar Terminal Double Decker Express (12583)
Lucknow Junction – Anand Vihar Terminal Double Decker Express 9th double decker service started in India and the first one launched in Uttar Pradesh.
Mumbai – Surat Flying Ranee Double Decker Express (12921)
Flying Ranee Double Decker Express serves between the route from Mumbai to Surat. Launched in 1906, it uses WAP 7 and WAP 5 locomotive covering 263 km in nearly 4 hours 40 min.
Trains are the most used mode of transportation in India. People find it very convenient and a cost-effective way to travel from one place to another. While some journeys can be covered with not so fast trains, double decker super fast trains (AC and Non AC) are perfect for short distances. These are some amazing and well-equipped double decker trains running by the Indian Railways. Enjoy their service and reach your destination faster. To book ticket in any of these double decker trains Check Seat Availability here.