In anticipation of heavy fog conditions, the Indian Railways has decided to cancel services of more than 50 trains for a period of three months between December 2022 and February-March 2023. Apart from these cancellations, the Railways has also announced that dozen other trains will remain partially cancelled during the aforementioned period due to fog.
Railway passengers are advised to go through the list of trains cancelled and partially cancelled before planning their journey.
The divisional railway manager of the Northern Railway Lucknow Division informed that the administration has decided to completely cancel a total of 42 mail or express trains originating from Northern Railway, Lucknow division and passing through the division regularly. Passengers can check the list of trains below as cancellations will remain in force till February end or March first week.
रेल प्रशासन द्वारा कोहरे के मौसम 2022-23 के दृष्टिगत उत्तर रेलवे, लखनऊ मंडल से प्रारंभ होने वाली तथा मंडल से होकर प्रतिदिन आने-जाने वाली निम्न गाड़ियों का पूर्ण निरस्तीकरण करने का निर्णय लिया गया है, जिसका विवरण निम्नवत है :-@GM_NRly @RailMinIndia pic.twitter.com/JH4DNIyocD— DRM Lucknow NR (@drm_lko) November 21, 2022
This apart, it has been decided that frequency of several other trains starting from Northern Railway, Lucknow division and passing through the division daily, will be reduced. As per official reports, 20 trains will remain partially cancelled during the period.
रेल प्रशासन द्वारा कोहरे के मौसम 2022-23 के दृष्टिगत उत्तर रेलवे, लखनऊ मंडल से प्रारंभ होने वाली तथा मंडल से होकर प्रतिदिन आने-जाने वाली निम्न गाड़ियों की आवृति में कमी करने का निर्णय लिया गया है, जिसका विवरण निम्नवत है :- pic.twitter.com/X4Zqyehs4M— DRM Lucknow NR (@drm_lko) November 21, 2022
In order to ensure safe rail operations during the fog season, East Central Railway has also cancelled several trains scheduled to open/arrive or pass through various stations of the Division from December 1, 2022 to February 28, 2023 while simultaneously reducing the days of operation. The list of trains cancelled is as follows:
कोहरे के कारण संरक्षित रेल परिचालन को सुनिश्चित करने के उद्देशय से दिनांक 01.12.2022 से 28.02.2023 तक पूर्व मध्य रेल के विभिन्न स्टेशनों से खुलने/पहुंचने या गुजरने वाली कुछ और ट्रेनों का परिचालन रद्द तथा परिचालन के दिनों में कमी की गई है। pic.twitter.com/er9Q9jESxQ— East Central Railway (@ECRlyHJP) November 22, 2022
Similarly, the North Western Railway also informed about fully cancelling services of these two trains in the upcoming fog season. As per the official release, Train number- 19611 Ajmer-Amritsar Express running from Ajmer to Amritsar will remain cancelled from December 1, 2022 to February 25, 2023, while train number- 19614 Amritsar-Ajmer Express running from Amritsar to Ajmer will remain cancelled from December 2, 2022 till February 26, 2023.
Check the full list of trains that will remain cancelled, partially cancelled or reduced in the fog prone areas under NW division.