South Western Railway (SWR) has decided to run Hubballi Thanjavur Hubballi (Train number 07325 and 07326) with effect from March 20, 2023 on Train on Demand (TOD) basis.
The weekly train will do 5 trips on each side starting from March 20. Other dates of service will be on 3rd April, 10th April, 17th April and 24th April from Hubballi side.
Train number 07325 Hubballi Thanjavur Weekly Special express leaves Hubballi at 8:25 PM on Monday and reaches Thanjavur at 2:15 PM on the next day i.e Tuesday.
En route the train stops at Haveri, Ranebennur, Harihar, Davanagere, Birur, Arsikere, Tumkur, Chikkabanavar, Sir M Visvesvaraya Terminal Bengaluru.
Krishnarajapuram, Bangarpet, Salem junction, Karur junction, Tiruchirapalli junction, Budalur and finally reaches Thanjavur at 2:15 PM on the next day.
Train number 07326 Thanjavur Hubballi Weekly express special leaves Thanjavur at 7:40 PM on Tuesday and reaches SSS Hubballi Railway Station at 12:30 PM on the next day i.e Wednesday.
The stoppages will remain the same as stated above. Primary maintenance of the train will be at Hubballi and Secondary maintenance of the train will be at Thanjavur.
The train will have a composition of 20 coaches comprising of 1 AC 2-tier coach, 3 AC 3-tier coaches, 9 Sleeper coaches, and 2 Luggage cum Brakevan with Disabled friendly compartment.
South Western Railway (SWR) may regularize the service if it gets good response. Bookings for the same are already open. Bookings can be done through IRCTC portal here.