Disclaimer   
Forum Super Search
 ♦ 
×
HashTag:
Member:
Posting Date From:
Posting Date To:
Train Type:
Train:
Station:
ONLY with Pic/Vid:
Sort by: Date:     Word Count:     Popularity:     
Public:    Pvt: Monitor:    RailFan Club:    

Search
  Go  
Full Site Search
  Search  
 
Wed Mar 29, 2017 03:21:31 ISTHomeTrainsΣChainsAtlasPNRForumGalleryNewsFAQTripsLoginFeedback
Wed Mar 29, 2017 03:21:31 IST
PostPostPost Trn TipPost Trn TipPost Stn TipPost Stn TipAdvanced Search
Filters:

Blog Posts by Ashwin Kumar
Page#    7 Blog Entries  
  
Travel Question
0 Followers
3508 views
Mar 23 2016 (00:46)   17031/Mumbai CST - Hyderabad Express | BMT/Begumpet (2 PFs)
 

piyushpkb*^~   2728 blog posts   2666 correct pred (70% accurate)
Entry# 1776553            Tags   Past Edits
Guys, does this station have any waiting room where I can freshen up a bit? Also would I get any taxi or Autorickshaw early in the morning.

3 posts - Fri Mar 25, 2016

  
2439 views
Mar 25 2016 (11:49)
SER Antyodaya Era^~   6551 blog posts   7306 correct pred (75% accurate)
Re# 1776553-9            Tags   Past Edits
After alighting from CSTM HYB exp , wait for some time and board the 06:10 am departing mmts to Secunderabad.
This is Falaknuma bound MMTS which goes via Secunderabad station. Hardly 15 minutes is taken. It departs from Pf 1 of Begumpet.
There is no Waiting room at Begumpet. But good amount of seats are available on Pf. Water cooler is also present. You can easily wait at Begumpet Pf.
Direct
...
more...
Bus is there but you have to go to bus stop which is near the flyover. But i would suggest , take MMTS , its quicker and cheaper.

  
2403 views
Mar 25 2016 (12:04)
Ashwin Kumar   10 blog posts
Re# 1776553-10            Tags   Past Edits
Thanks a lot for the info! Sad to know there is no waiting room at Begumpet though

  
2396 views
Mar 25 2016 (12:07)
SER Antyodaya Era^~   6551 blog posts   7306 correct pred (75% accurate)
Re# 1776553-11            Tags   Past Edits
Yep...actually its a Suburban station , not a full fledged station.
This station is used by long journey Lingampalli areas passengers to take MMTS and also as the Change over point for Hyderabad to Secunderabad stations.

  
2136 views
Apr 06 2016 (17:03)
Ashwin Kumar   10 blog posts
Re# 1776553-12            Tags   Past Edits
will tea-coffee be available in the early morning at Begumpet i.e. around 5- 5 30 am ? Also will water bottles be available ?

  
2321 views
Apr 07 2016 (01:02)
SER Antyodaya Era^~   6551 blog posts   7306 correct pred (75% accurate)
Re# 1776553-13            Tags   Past Edits
Tea sellers do roam on the Pf...But packaged Water bottles are not available.
Instead there are Working Water coolers present of Pf 1 near the GRP booth. Fill your empty bottle from there.
PS: When i was last time present at BMT, cooler was there and was giving chilled purified water. But i can't guarantee whether its working at present or not.
  
★  Rail Fanning
0 Followers
2540 views
Mar 25 2016 (16:31)   17032/Hyderabad - Mumbai CST Express (PT) | KMST/Kamshet (2 PFs) | KYN/WDM-3D/11355

Ayush Kamal~   5675 blog posts   60675 correct pred (88% accurate)
Entry# 1779073            Tags   Past Edits
Smokin' KYN WDM-3D 11355 hauling 17032 Hyderabad - Mumbai Express swiftly passes by Kamshet.

  
1913 views
Apr 06 2016 (17:01)
Ashwin Kumar   10 blog posts
Re# 1779073-1            Tags   Past Edits
great shot ! WDM3D seems to have settled as regular link which IMHO is a nice change from the earlier WDG3A
  
Info Update
0 Followers
13402 views
Mar 12 2016 (10:21)   12541/Gorakhpur - Lokmanya Tilak (T.) Sant Kabir Dham SF Express (PT) | CSTM/Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (18 PFs)

Vaibhav Agarwal*^   6115 blog posts   2568 correct pred (95% accurate)
Entry# 1764511            Tags   Past Edits
Power and Traffic Block on Harbour and Transharbour lines for test charging with 25KV AC in connection with AC-DC Conversion on 12/13 March'16

  
10991 views
Apr 06 2016 (08:27)
Ashwin Kumar   10 blog posts
Re# 1764511-1            Tags   Past Edits
Update: 51033/34 now seems to be running end-to-end with Pune diesel as reported by IRFCA member Umesh Bendre
  
Rail Fanning
0 Followers
4186 views
Mar 07 2016 (12:44)   57274/Tirupati - Hubballi Intercity Passenger | BYC/Ballari Cantt. (Bellary) (2 PFs) | GY/WDM-3A/16474
 

Ballari Express~   1257 blog posts   6 correct pred (58% accurate)
Entry# 1759833            Tags   Past Edits
Gooty 16474 WDM-3A on duty for 57274/Tirupati - Hubballi Intercity Passenger dep @ ‪#‎BallariCantt‬.

  
3728 views
Mar 27 2016 (18:56)
Ashwin Kumar   10 blog posts
Re# 1759833-1            Tags   Past Edits
Nice capture ! Btw it gets GY WDP4d and dead GY/GTL ALCO between TPTY and GY. The EMD gets detached at GY and the ALCO takes over till UBL. I saw it with GY WDP-4D #40104 and this same Kingfisher livery GY WDM-3A #16474R on Feb 19 when I was travelling by 12163. Also on Oct 2 last year I saw 57273 at GY with GY WDP4D and dead GTL WDM-3D #11337 when I was travelling by 12164.
  
General Travel
0 Followers
559 views
Nov 24 2015 (22:17)  
 

Ashwin Kumar   10 blog posts
Entry# 1660459            Tags   Past Edits
Pictures of 11028 Chennai Mumbai Mail taken on 18th November at Mangalore Junction(MAJN). Loco hauling the train: twin Gooty WDG-3A 14552 and 14635. Train was running via diverted route: Jolarpettai-Shoranur-Mangalore-Madgaon thanks to a derailment in Renigunta-Kadapa route.

  
542 views
Nov 24 2015 (22:17)
Ashwin Kumar   10 blog posts
Re# 1660459-1            Tags   Past Edits
11028 Chennai Mumbai Mail
  
★★★  Rail Fanning
0 Followers
3883 views
Oct 26 2015 (18:08)   12702/Hussain Sagar SF Express (PT) | NPL/Nagalapalli (2 PFs) | PUNE/WDM-3D/11348
 

Koilakuntla in IR~   7797 blog posts   7 correct pred (64% accurate)
Entry# 1629381            Tags   Past Edits
Pune WDM3D 11348 with 12702 HYB-CSTM Hussiansagar Express curving out of NPL

14 posts are hidden.

  
2836 views
Nov 04 2015 (09:41)
Ashwin Kumar   10 blog posts
Re# 1629381-15            Tags   Past Edits
Nice pics. 17031 also got Pune link (WDG-3A #13548) on sunday. Saw it entering Pune.
  
General Travel
0 Followers
1945 views
Nov 23 2014 (17:26)   11028/Chennai Central - Mumbai CST Mail
 

Naveen Golla   265 blog posts
Entry# 1284860            Tags   Past Edits
Request to extend this train upto pondicherry as exp basis.

3 posts are hidden.

  
1624 views
Nov 23 2014 (19:09)
Ashwin Kumar   10 blog posts
Re# 1284860-4            Tags   Past Edits
Not possible as it is a 100 year old train and also has RSA with 11041/42 as pointed out by Raghu.
Page#    7 Blog Entries  

ARP (Advanced Reservation Period) Calculator

Reservations Open Today @ 8am for:
Trains with ARP 10 Dep on: Sat Apr 8
Trains with ARP 15 Dep on: Thu Apr 13
Trains with ARP 30 Dep on: Fri Apr 28
Trains with ARP 120 Dep on: Thu Jul 27

  
  

Rail News

New Trains

Site Announcements

  • Entry# 2175399
    Feb 23 2017 (01:22PM)


    There has recently been a lot of frustration among RFs when their Station Pics, Loco Pics, Train Pics get rejected because the "number is not showing", "shed is not visible", the loco/train is at a distance, Train Board is too small, "better pic available", etc. . To address this issue, effective tomorrow, ALL...
  • Entry# 2165159
    Feb 15 2017 (09:53AM)


    A minor update, but may impact many members: Hereafter, FMs will be able to delete invalid Red Flags on Imaginary trains. Red Flags can be removed by FMs, only against specific complaints filed against the blog. This does not give all members the right to complain against EVERY single red flag they...
  • Entry# 2155798
    Feb 08 2017 (11:40AM)


    -@all members: As of recently, there has been a trend whereby minor name updates of Trains/Stations - whether such and such regional name should be there or not, whether the train should be called "Abc Express" or "Abc Superfast Express", etc. are threatening to take over the majority of Timeline entries. Also,...
  • Entry# 2147631
    Feb 01 2017 (11:05AM)


    A new experimental feature is being introduced called BotD - "Blog of the Day". The rules are: . 1. Replies are not eligible - only the Top Blog. 2. ONLY Blogs posted today (the day of the vote) are eligible. 3. Every member has ONE vote. In the course of the day, you may keep...
  • Entry# 2136570
    Jan 23 2017 (12:25AM)


    Several new features have been introduced recently to the Forum, and we are forever striving to make Member experience here more productive and satisfying. With the recent introduction and success of the new FM System, it has been observed that small groups of highly involved and enthusiastic members are far more...
  • Entry# 2134907
    Jan 21 2017 (02:46PM)


    It has been over 2 weeks since the appointment of the current batch of FMs and 750 Complaints have been handled so far. It gives me immense pleasure in congratulating them for running the team diligently, professionally, competently and above all, without a shred of controversy or bias. The FM position...
Scroll to Top
Scroll to Bottom


Go to Mobile site