The Vande Bharat Express, formerly known as Train 18, starts on 13 April 2023. It is the 14th Vande Bharat Express train in the country and it will operate between Ajmer and Delhi Cantt. The Delhi-Jaipur-Ajmer Vande Bharat Express will stop at Jaipur, Alwar, and Gurgaon. The Ajmer-Delhi Cantt. Vande Bharat Express will be the worlds first semi-high-speed passenger train on high-rise overhead electric (OHE) territory. This train has 2 Executive Class coaches and 12 Chair car coaches and 2 driving car class coaches.
- Onboard Hotspot Wi-Fi
- Fully Air-Conditioned Coaches
- Infotainment Screens
- Side Recliner Seats
- Automatic Doors with Retractable Footsteps
- Jaipur to Delhi Cantt Fare is ?880 Chair Car and ?1650 for the Executive Class.
- Delhi Cantt to Jaipur Fare is ?1050 Chair Car and ?1845 in the Executive Class.
(Food choice is optional in this train and if the passenger Opted for No Food Option the catering charge will be reduced from the fare.)
The maximum permissible speed of this train is 160 kmph, while the operational speed is 130 kmph, keeping in mind safety concerns. (Vande Bharat Express held a trial run with the train clocking a speed of over 180 kmph but most of the Indian railway tracks are not capable of supporting a speed of 160 kmph and for this reason, most of the Vande Bharat Express trains have a maximum permissible speed which is lower than 160 kmph)