After launching the 25 Vande Bharat Express in 24 states and Union territories in India soon, Pondicherry first Vande Bharat Express train will be launched.
Pondicherry’s first Vande Bharat Express train will play a crucial role in enhancing connectivity, boosting tourism, supporting economic activities, and providing essential transportation services for both residents and visitors. It contributes to the overall development and progress of the region. Pondicherry, officially known as Puducherry, is a charming coastal enclave on India’s southeastern coast.
Its colonial legacy is evident in its architecture, cuisine, and street names, reflecting a fusion of French and Indian cultures. With serene beaches, a bustling promenade, and vibrant markets, Pondicherry offers a peaceful escape. Ashrams and spiritual centres add a touch of spirituality. The town’s tranquil ambience, a unique blend of heritage and modernity, and a sense of multiculturalism make it a captivating destination for travellers seeking a distinctive experience.
Pondicherry First Vande Bharat Express Route
Pondicherry First Vande Bharat Express train route will cover a distance of 340 km between Tirupati and Pondicherry. This Vande Bharat will connect three Indian states of Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and Pondicherry. The introduction of this Vande Bharat Express service will contribute to enhanced connectivity and travel options for passengers across these regions. Pondicherry First Vande Bharat Express route will connect three important cities Pondicherry, Chennai and Tirupati.
Pondicherry First Vande Bharat Express Stop
Pondicherry First Vande Bharat Express will stop at Madurantakam, Villupuram Junction, MGR Chennai Central and Arakkonam Junction between Pondicherry and Tirupati. This Vande Bharat will also be known as Tirupati – Chennai – Pondicherry Vande Bharat Express. The Puducherry railway station is one of the biggest and oldest railway stations in Pondicherry. The Puducherry railway station was constructed in the year 1879 during the period of French and British rule in India.
When Will Pondicherry First Vande Bharat Express Start?
According to the sources, the Pondicherry First Vande Bharat Express train will start by February 2024. South Indian Railway is currently working on the route, timetable and start date. This Vande Bharat will boost tourism in Pondicheery.