The East Coast Railway has decided to run one pair of weekly special express train services between Visakhapatnam and Renigunta from March 17 to July 1. There will be 16 trips in each direction.
The Train No.08561 leaving Visakhapatnam at 6.45 p.m. on every Sunday from March 17 to June 30, will reach Renigunta on Mondays at 7.30 a.m. The train will arrive/depart 00.30 am /00.50 a.m. Vijayawada.
Train No.08562 leaving Renigunta at 3.15 p.m. on every Monday from March 18 to July 1 will reach Visakhapatnam on the next day at 4.45 a.m. It will arrive/depart Vijayawada 10 p.m./10.20 p.m.
En route, these pair of trains stops at Duvvada, Anakapalle, Tuni, Annavaram, Samalkot, Rajahmundry, Tadepalligudam, Eluru, Vijayawada,Tenali, Ongole, Nellore and Gudur.
The train will comprise one AC 2 tier, one AC 3 tier, eight Sleeper Class coaches, four General Second Class, One Second class sitting-cum-luggage compartment and One Second class sitting–cum-Physically Challenged passenger coach.