To reduce the Travel time between Delhi-Mumbai to less than 12 hours, the final trial run of Delhi-Mumbai Talgo train at 150 km per hour speed is slated to be on September 10 from here.
The Spanish Talgo train is expected to start at 2.45 PM from New Delhi station on Saturday and scheduled to reach Mumbai at 2.29 AM early morning next day, said a senior RM ( Railway Ministry) officially.
Talgo train with nine coaches aims to reach the destination in 11 hours and 44 minutes at 150 km per hour speed in its final trial.
yesterday, the Talgo train reached mumbai 18 minutes late in its third trial.
Delhi-Mumbai Talgo train final trial at 150 kmph today Talgo aims to reduce travel time between Delhi-Mumbai by four hours. Currently, the super-fast Rajdhani Express train takes around 16 hours between New Delhi and Mumbai.
The talgo TrainTravelling 1,384 km stretch between New Delhi and Mumbai, the train at 140 km per hour speed reached 3.15 AM instead of scheduled arrival at 2.57 AM.
First and Second Trails
Railways had conducted the first trial run of Talgo trains on the Bareilly-Moradabad ( 1st trail run) stretch in Uttar Pradesh followed by the second trial run was conducted on the Palwal-Mathura section of the North-Central Railway (2nd trail run ).
The nine-coach Talgo train consists of two Executive Class cars, four Chair Cars, a cafeteria, a power car and a tail-end coach for staff and equipment.
Besides railway staff, technicians from Talgo are onboard during the trial.