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Ahmedabad - Mumbai Tejas Express cancelled on selected days until March 2021, check the complete list here

Train No. 82901/82902 Ahmedabad – Mumbai Central Tejas Express will be cancelled on selected Tuesdays of every month starting from November 2020 until March 2021.

November 02, 2020 / 09:18 PM IST

The Western Railways on November 1 announced that it has cancelled few trips of the Ahmedabad - Mumbai Central Tejas Express, in view of the COVID-19 pandemic and observed booking trends.

Train No. 82901/82902 Ahmedabad – Mumbai Central Tejas Express will be cancelled on selected Tuesdays of every month starting from November 2020 until March 2021.

The Western Railways posted on Twitter, "In view of Coronavirus Pandemic and booking trends observed, Western Railway has reviewed the running of Ahmedabad - Mumbai Central Tejas Express and has accordingly cancelled few trips of the train."

The IRCTC's Tejas Express resumed services on October 17 on two routes Lucknow-New Delhi and Ahmedabad-Mumbai Tejas Express months after COVID-19 induced lockdown.

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Here are the dates on which the train will be cancelled:

November 2020: November 3, 24

December 2020: 1, 8 and 15

January 2021: 19, 26

February 2021: 2, 9, 16 and 23

March 2021: 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

For other days, tickets for the Ahmedabad-Mumbai Tejas Express can be booked via the IRCTC website www.irctc.co.in or the IRCTC Rail Connect App.

Considering the COVID situation the Tejas Express trains will not have dynamic pricing.

IRCTC has been training employees of Tejas Express trains to manage the operations of the trains and provide services according to the ‘new normal’. To ensure the safety of the passengers, a Standard Operation Procedure observing COVID-19 protocol has been issued.

The Ahmedabad – Mumbai – Ahmedabad IRCTC Tejas Express Train No. 82901/02  first hit the tracks on January 19, 2020. The train 82902 starts at 6.40 am from Ahmedabad and reaches Mumbai at 1.10 pm. From Mumbai, train number 82901 starts from Mumbai Central at 3.40 pm and reaches Ahmedabad at 9.55 pm the same day. It runs six days a week except for Thursdays and now the new selected days. The train halts at Nadiad, Vadodara, Bharuch, Surat, Vapi, and Borivali stations in both directions.
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