Here are the highlights
The Northern Railway timetable has three new trains for the sector - Tejas, Humsafar and Antyodaya Express
Tejas Express: Tejas is India's first semi-high speed, full-AC train. It will run six days a week between New Delhi and Chandigarh, and Lucknow and Anand Vihar.
Humsafar Express: Humsafar is three-tier AC sleeper train. It will run between Sealdah and Jammu Tawi once a week and tri-weekly between Anand Vihar and Allahabad.
Antyodaya Express: Antyodaya Express features all unreserved or general coaches. It will run between Darbhanga and Jalandhar, and Bilaspur and Ferozepur once a week.
Change in number of trains
115107/15108 Mathura-Chhapra express (tri-weekly) has been speeded up and converted into superfast with new number 22531/22532
214155/14156 Kanpur-Udhampur express (bi-weekly) has been speeded up and extended up to Allahabad with the new number as 24155/24156. Now the train has renumbered as 22431/22432.
454003/54004 Kosikalan-Nizamuddin passenger has been converted into MEMU with new number 64569/64570.
522693/22694 Bangalore-New Delhi Rajdhani Express (tri-weekly) has been merged in train number 22691/22692 (4 days) and made 22691/22692 daily.
611065/11066 Lokmany Tilak Term-Darbhanga Pawan express (tri-weekly) has been merged in train number 11061/11062 (4 days) and made 11061/11062 daily.
The timetable with the new features will be published in the railway publication, 'Trains at a Glance'.