Staff Correspondent

HUBLI: South Western Railway has announced the timings of newly introduced trains as follows: Bangalore-Shimoga Town Intercity Express (6201) will depart from Bangalore city station at 4.30 p.m. The train will make brief halts at Tumkur (5.33/5.35 p.m.), Arasikere (7.10/7.15 p.m.), Birur (8.03/8.05 p.m.), Tarikere (8.27/8.28 p.m.), Bhadravati (9.03/9.05p.m.), Shimoga (9.24/9.25 p.m.) and will arrive at Shimoga Town at 9.55 p.m.

In the return direction, Shimoga Town-Bangalore Intercity Express (6202) will depart from Shimoga Town at 6.20 a.m.

It will make brief halts at Shimoga (6.24/6.25 a.m.), Bhadravati (6.47/6.48 a.m.), Tarikere (7.14/7.15 a.m.), Birur (7.45/7.47 a.m.), Arasikere (8.30/8.35 a.m.), Tumkur (10.10/10.12 a.m.) and will arrive at Bangalore city station at 11.50 a.m.

Consequently the Bangalore-Shimoga Town Passenger (227) will leave Bangalore city station at 4.45 p.m. and will arrive at Shimoga Town at 11.55 p.m.

In the return direction, Shimoga Town-Bangalore Passenger Train (228) will leave Shimoga Town at 4 a.m. and will arrive at Bangalore city station at 11 a.m.

Revised timings

Due to the introduction of Bangalore City-Shimoga Town-Bangalore City Intercity Express (6201/6202) and restoration of Bangalore-Arasikere Passenger-Bangalore (227/228) up to Shimoga Town with effect from December 9 the timings of the following trains have been revised.

Bangalore City-Shimoga Town Express (6227) will arrive at Shimoga Town at 6.10 a.m. instead of 6 a.m.

Express

The newly extended Bangalore-Dharwad Intercity Express (2725) will depart from Bangalore City at 1 p.m. It will halt at Tumkur (2.03/2.05 p.m.), Tiptur (3.05 p.m.), Arasikere (3.35/3.40 p.m.), Kadur (4.16 p.m.), Birur (4.25/4.27 p.m.), Chickjajur (5.25/5.26 p.m.), Davangere (6.10/6.12 p.m.), Harihar (6.27/6.29 p.m.) Ranibennur (6.50 p.m.), Haveri (7.20 p.m.), Hubli (9.10/9.15 p.m.) and will arrive at Dharwad at 9.50 p.m.

Return

In the return direction, Dharwad-Bangalore Intercity Express (2726) will depart from Dharwad at 5.15 a.m. It will halt at Hubli (5.45/6.20 a.m.), Haveri (7.22 a.m.), Ranibennur (7.50 a.m.), Harihar (8.12/8.14 a.m.), Davangere (8.30/8.32 a.m.), Chickjajur (9.10 a.m.), Birur (10.08/10.10 a.m.), Kadur (10.17 a.m.), Arasikere (10.50/10.55 a.m.), Tiptur (11.30 a.m.), Tumkur (12.28/12.30 p.m.), Yeshwanthpur (1.27/1.29 p.m.) and will arrive at Bangalore City at 2 p.m.

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