12711/12712 Pinakini Express


About Pinakini Express

The Pinakini Express is one of the best trains in the Vijayawada to Chennai route. The train carried passengers for the first time in the year 1992, on 1st July.

The Pinakini Express train number when it runs from Vijayawada to Chennai is 12711. The Pinakini Express train number when it travels from Chennai to Vijayawada is 12712. This train is administered by the Indian Railways’ South Central Railway Zone. The South Central Zone’s Vijayawada railway division operates the Pinakini Express.


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The Pinakini Express train speed

The Pinakini Express average speed is 60 kilo meters per hour (or) 37 miles per hour which travels between Vijayawada Junction and Chennai City

The Pinakini Express train route

The Pinakini Express route is from Vijayawada Junction in the state of Andhra Pradesh to Tamil Nadu’s capital city, Chennai. The distance between these through stations via rail route is 431 km or 268 miles.

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The Pinakini Express train timings

The Pinakini Express number 12711 departs from Vijayawada Junction at 00:00 and reaches Chennai on the same day at 13:00. So, the time taken to reach the destination from the point of origin is 13 hours.

Important stations where the Pinakini Express stops

The Pinakini Express passes through two South Indian States- Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh. Some of the most important stations on its route are Tenali Junction, Bapatla, Ongole, Kavali, Nellore, Chirala, Sullurupeta, Nidubrolu and Gudur Junction.

Facilities provided by the Pinakini Express to its travelers

The Pinakini Express is a daily train. So it is there for passengers every day. As Pinakini Express is a short distance train, sleeping arrangements are not provided to the passengers. Only seating arrangement is provided. Catering facilities make sure that the passengers get tasty and fresh food. The toilets are cleaned at regular intervals.

Achievement of the Pinakini Express

The Pinakini Express deserves appreciation for being South India’s first train to construct a green toilet.

Additional information for the traveler

If you are thinking about traveling in the Pinakini Express, you can book your ticket very easily via Meramaal, without wasting your time and energy in the railway station. Within a few minutes, you can book the ticket for Pinakini Express from the user-friendly website of Meramaal. Booking of tickets for the Pinakini Express commences 120 days before the date of journey. All you need to do is book your ticket beforehand to make sure that the ticket is confirmed so that your travel experience becomes smooth and hassle-free.

12711/12712 Pinakini Express Fare Information

Base Fare496140
Reservation Charges4015
Super fast charges4515
Fuel Charges00
Other Charges00
Catering Charges00
Dynamic Fare00
Total Fare610170
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12711 Pinakini Express from Vijayawada to Chennai, Timetable, Schedule and Route

Train CodeStation NameArrivesDepartsPlatform No.
BZAVijayawada Junction Starts06:001
TELTenali Junction06:2706:283
GDRGudur Junction10:3810:400
MASChennai Central13:00 Ends3

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12712 Pinakini Express from Chennai to Vijayawada, Timetable, Schedule and Route

Train CodeStation NameArrivesDepartsPlatform No.
MASChennai Central Starts14:058
GDRGudur Junction16:2516:272
TELTenali Junction19:4819:500
BZAVijayawada Junction21:10 Ends1

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