12721/12722 Dakshin Express

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About Dakshin Express

The Dakshin Express is a significant super fast express train in India under the Indian Railways. The South Central Railways administers the Dakshin Railways. The train is available every day.

The Dakshin Express train number is 12721 when it runs from Hyderabad/ Visakhapatnam to Hazrat Nizamuddin. The Dakshin Express train number is 12722 when it travels from Hazrat Nizamuddin to Hyderabad/ Visakhapatnam.

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History of the Dakshin Express

The train has been given the name ‘Dakshin Express’ because it acts as the connecting link between central and northern regions of India with the states of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh. In its initial stage, the Dakshin Express used to run from New Delhi to Madras. Later it was scheduled to carry passengers from Kazipet to Hyderabad.

The speed of Dakshin Express

The Dakshin Express speed is 56.12 km per hour or 35 miles per hour. It is the average speed of the train that has been calculated along with the halts. The maximum rate at which the train runs is 110 km per hour or 68 miles per hour.

Route of the Dakshin Express

The Dakshin Express route starts from Hyderabad Deccan/ Visakhapatnam and ends in Hazrat Nizamuddin. It travels a distance of 1,670 km or 1,038 miles as 12721. When it travels as 12722, the distance becomes 1,669 km or 1,037 miles.

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Significant stations in the route of the Dakshin Express

The train stops 44 times in between its source and its destination. It travels through the states of Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Telangana, Haryana, Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh. Agra, Bhopal, Kazipet, Jhansi, Nagpur, Gwalior, Secunderabad, Bellampalli, Itarsi, and Chandrapur are some of the major stations in its route.

Timings of the Dakshin Express

12721 Dakshin Express starts its journey every day at 23:00 hours from Hyderabad Deccan. The trip culminates on the 3rd day when it arrives at Hyderabad Deccan. The Dakshin Express with train number 12722 departs from Hazrat Nizamuddin daily at 23:00 hours. It reaches Hyderabad Deccan on its 3rd day, at 5:00 hours.

Advantages of traveling in the Dakshin Express

The Dakshin Express is an excellent option for travelling from Hazrat Nizamuddin to Hyderabad. Standard coaches are provided by the Indian Railways. Pantry car service is also available on this train, and the quality of food that they offer passengers is quite standard. To ensure that the travellers’ journey is a comfortable one, clean bed sheets, pillows, and blankets are provided by them. There are charging points for mobiles and laptops. Your trip will surely be a memorable one with the Dakshin Express.

12721/12722 Dakshin Express Fare Information

Class 2A SL 3A
Base Fare 2705 710 1829
Reservation Charges 50 20 40
Super fast charges 45 30 45
Fuel Charges 0 0 0
GST 140 0 96
Other Charges 0 0 0
Catering Charges 0 0 0
Dynamic Fare 0 0 0
Total Fare 2940 760 2010
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12721 Dakshin Express from Hyderabad to Hazrat Nizamuddin, Timetable, Schedule and Route

Train Code Station Name Arrives Departs Platform No.
HYB Hyderabad Deccan Nampally Starts 22:30 4
SC Secunderabad Junction 22:55 23:00 4
BG Bhongir 23:49 23:50 2
ZN Jangaon 00:08 00:10 2
KZJ Kazipet Junction 01:10 01:30 1
JMKT Jammikunta 02:04 02:05 1
PDPL Peddapalli Junction 02:34 02:35 1
RDM Ramagundam 02:54 02:55 1
MCI Manchiryal 03:04 03:05 1
BPA Bellampalli 03:28 03:30 1
SKZR Sirpur Kaghaznagar 03:58 04:00 1
BPQ Balharshah Junction 05:20 05:30 3
CD Chandrapur 05:49 05:50 2
BUX Bhandak 06:13 06:14 2
WRR Warora 06:35 06:36 3
HGT Hinganghat 07:06 07:07 2
SEGM Sewagram Junction 07:52 07:53 3
SNI Sindi 08:16 08:17 1
AJNI Ajni 08:51 08:52 1
NGP Nagpur Junction 09:05 09:15 1
KATL Katol 10:17 10:18 2
NRKR Narkher Junction 10:43 10:44 1
PAR Pandhurna 11:02 11:03 2
MTY Multai 11:43 11:45 1
AMLA Amla Junction 12:06 12:08 3
BZU Betul 12:27 12:29 2
GDYA Ghoradongri 13:10 13:12 1
ET Itarsi Junction 14:45 14:55 1
HBD Hoshangabad 15:13 15:15 1
HBJ HabibGanj 16:18 16:20 3
BPL Bhopal Junction 16:45 16:50 2
BHS Vidisha 17:22 17:24 2
BAQ Ganj Basoda 17:53 17:55 2
MABA Mandi Bamora 18:17 18:19 2
BINA Bina Junction 19:00 19:05 3
LAR Lalitpur Junction 19:48 19:50 3
BAB Babina 20:33 20:35 2
JHS Jhansi Junction 21:20 21:30
DAA Datia 21:50 21:52 1
GWL Gwalior Junction 22:46 22:51 2
MRA Morena 23:16 23:18 2
AGC Agra Cantt. 00:45 00:50 2
MTJ Mathura Junction 01:34 01:39 2,3
BVH Ballabh Garh 03:18 03:20 3
FDB Faridabad 03:31 03:33 2
NZM Hazrat Nizamuddin 04:05  Ends 6

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12722 Dakshin Express from Hazrat Nizamuddin to Hyderabad, Timetable, Schedule and Route

Train Code Station Name Arrives Departs Platform No.
NZM Hazrat Nizamuddin Starts 23:00 5
FDB Faridabad 23:18 23:20 3
BVH Ballabh Garh 23:32 23:34 4
KSV Kosi Kalan 00:20 00:22 2
MTJ Mathura Junction 00:55 01:00 1
AGC Agra Cantt. 01:55 02:00 1
MRA Morena 03:10 03:12 1
GWL Gwalior Junction 03:43 03:48 1
DAA Datia 04:43 04:45 2
JHS Jhansi Junction 05:20 05:30 3
BAB Babina 05:53 05:55 1
LAR Lalitpur Junction 06:40 06:42 1
BINA Bina Junction 07:55 08:00 2
MABA Mandi Bamora 08:17 08:18 2
BAQ Ganj Basoda 08:40 08:41 2
BHS Vidisha 09:09 09:11 2
BPL Bhopal Junction 10:05 10:15 1
HBJ HabibGanj 10:27 10:29 4
HBD Hoshangabad 11:30 11:32 2
ET Itarsi Junction 12:10 12:20 2,3
GDYA Ghoradongri 13:23 13:25 2
DHQ Dharakhoh 13:40 13:42
MJY Maramjhiri 14:00 14:02
BZU Betul 14:12 14:15 1
AMLA Amla Junction 14:41 14:43 2
MTY Multai 14:57 14:59 2
PAR Pandhurna 15:45 15:47 1
NRKR Narkher Junction 16:00 16:02 2
KATL Katol 16:22 16:24 1
NGP Nagpur Junction 17:35 17:45 2
SNI Sindi 18:19 18:21 2
SEGM Sewagram Junction 18:51 18:53
HGT Hinganghat 19:21 19:23
WRR Warora 19:53 19:55 1
BUX Bhandak 20:14 20:16
CD Chandrapur 20:45 20:48 1
BPQ Balharshah Junction 21:45 21:50 1,3
SKZR Sirpur Kaghaznagar 22:48 22:50 2
BPA Bellampalli 23:13 23:15 2
MCI Manchiryal 23:30 23:32 2
RDM Ramagundam 23:41 23:43 2
PDPL Peddapalli Junction 23:53 23:55 2
JMKT Jammikunta 00:23 00:25 2
KZJ Kazipet Junction 01:20 01:40 2
ZN Jangaon 02:08 02:10 1
BG Bhongir 02:48 02:50 2
SC Secunderabad Junction 04:05 04:10 4,9
HYB Hyderabad Deccan Nampally 05:00  Ends 4