The Goa Express (12780) is a superfast train that operates on a daily basis. It connects Vasco da Gama in Goa to Hazrat Nizamuddin in New Delhi. It is a high priority train, particularly for the Hubli division of the South Western Railway System.
The Goa Express began its maiden journey in 1987. It was introduced before the operational days of the Konkan Railways.
Goa Express (12780) starts from Hazrat Nizamuddin (NZM) at 15:00 PM and arrives at Vasco de Gama at 6:30 AM. The duration of the journey is 39 hours and 30 minutes. During this time, the train covers a distance of 2,201 kms.
During its journey, Goa Express traverses through Maharashtra, Karnataka, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Haryana. It is one of the only daily trains to pass through the scenic Dudhsagar Falls via the Braganza Ghat. The train enables the passengers to partake in Goa’s natural beauty, particularly along the Londa Junction to the Vasco de Gama route.
The Goa Express makes 29 halts. Some of its important stations and halts of interest are:
The approximate fare of booking a ticket is:
To ensure that passengers have a safe and memorable journey, the Goa Express provides a pantry car and onboard catering. For a restful night’s sleep, bedding, sheets, and pillows are also provided.
To ensure a place on the train, it is advisable that you book your tickets at least 60 days in advance. Tickets are difficult to book during peak seasons, which are during the summer holidays (April to June), Diwali Festival (October/November) and Christmas (December).
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|No.||Station name (code)||Arrives||Departs||Stop time||Distance travelled||Day||Route|
|1||H Nizamuddin (NZM)||Starts||15:00||0||0 km||1||1|
|2||Mathura Junction (MTJ)||16:43||16:45||2 min||134 km||1||1|
|3||Agra Cantt (AGC)||17:30||17:33||3 min||188 km||1||1|
|4||Gwalior (GWL)||19:40||19:45||5 min||306 km||1||1|
|5||Jhansi Junction (JHS)||21:10||21:22||12 min||403 km||1||1|
|6||Bhopal Junction (BPL)||01:10||01:15||5 min||694 km||2||1|
|7||Itarsi Junction (ET)||02:45||02:50||5 min||786 km||2||1|
|8||Khandwa (KNW)||05:30||05:35||5 min||969 km||2||1|
|9||Bhusaval Junction (BSL)||07:10||07:30||20 min||1093 km||2||1|
|10||Jalgaon Junction (JL)||07:53||07:55||2 min||1117 km||2||1|
|11||Manmad Junction (MMR)||09:45||09:50||5 min||1277 km||2||1|
|12||Kopargaon (KPG)||10:58||11:00||2 min||1318 km||2||1|
|13||Belapur (BAP)||11:38||11:40||2 min||1363 km||2||1|
|14||Ahmadnagar (ANG)||12:47||12:50||3 min||1429 km||2||1|
|15||Daund Junction (DD)||14:45||15:00||15 min||1513 km||2||1|
|16||Pune Junction (PUNE)||16:20||16:35||15 min||1589 km||2||1|
|17||Satara (STR)||19:15||19:20||5 min||1734 km||2||1|
|18||Karad (KRD)||20:18||20:20||2 min||1793 km||2||1|
|19||Sangli (SLI)||21:27||21:30||3 min||1861 km||2||1|
|20||Miraj Junction (MRJ)||22:25||22:30||5 min||1868 km||2||1|
|21||Raybag (RBG)||23:13||23:15||2 min||1918 km||2||1|
|22||Ghatprabha (GPB)||23:43||23:45||2 min||1947 km||2||1|
|23||Belgaum (BGM)||00:45||00:50||5 min||2005 km||3||1|
|24||Londa Junction (LD)||02:05||02:15||10 min||2056 km||3||1|
|25||Castle Rock (CLR)||03:00||03:10||10 min||2081 km||3||1|
|26||Kulem (QLM)||04:35||04:40||5 min||2140 km||3||1|
|27||Sanverdam Chuch (SVM)||05:03||05:05||2 min||2158 km||3||1|
|28||Madgaon (MAO)||05:40||05:45||5 min||2174 km||3||1|
|29||Vasco Da Gama (VSG)||06:30||00:00||1050 min||2201 km||3||1|
|30||Londa Junction (LD)||Starts||03:45||100 min||2056 km||3||2|
|31||Alnavar Junction (LWR)||04:18||04:20||2 min||2090 km||3||2|
|32||Dharwar (DWR)||05:25||05:27||2 min||2127 km||3||2|
|33||Hubli Junction (UBL)||06:25||Ends||0||2147 km||3||2|