The Longest Train Route in India: Dibrugarh - Trivandrum - Kanyakumari Vivek Express starts service this month
The train will cover 4500 kms in one journey and will replace the Himsagar Express running between Jammu Tawi and Kanyakumari as the train which covers the maximum distance in India. Currently Himsagar Express runs the longest route which covers 3751kms.
The Dibrugarh - Trivandrum Kanyakumari Vivek Express is one of the four Vivek Express trains announced to commomerate the 150th birth centenary of Swami Vivekananda.
The details of the train is as follows
Train No. 15906/15905 Dibrugarh-Thiruvananthapuram-Kanniayakumari -Dibrugarh Vivek Express (Weekly)
Days of service: Weekly Ex - Dibrugarh : Sat
Ex - Kanniyakumari : Sat
Commercial stoppages: New tinsukia, Mariani, Furkating, Dimapur, Lumding, Jagiroad, Guwahati, Goalpara Town, New Bongaigaon, Kokrajhar, Alipurduar Jn., New Jalpaiguri, Kishaganj, Malda Ttown, Rampurhat, Durgapur, Asansol, Adra, Bankura, Midnapore, Hijli, Balasore, Bhadrak, Cuttack, Bhubaneswar, Khurda Road, Barhampur, Palasa, Srikakulam Road, Vizianagaram, Duvvada, Samalkot, Rajahmundry, Eluru, Vijayawada, Ongole, Nellore , Katpadi, Jolarpettai, Salem, Erode, Tiruppur, Coimbatore, Pallakad, Thrisur, Aluva, Ernakulam, Kottayam, Chenganur, Kollam, Trivandrum, Nagercoil.