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Top 9 Fastest Trains in India

Written by Akash Navi

Looking for Top 9 fastest trains in India? Then you have been landed on the right website. I will tell you about the top 9 high-speed trains of Indian Railways.

Indian Railways is an organization which is run by the government of India. People love Indian railways because it connects many places together in India.

Not only in India but we have some international trains too. Indian Railways trains have trains which connect India to Pakistan and Bangladesh.

There are many people in our country like myself who just love to travel in trains, I hope even you love to do so. But people don’t like to travel in trains because they don’t be on time always.

But today I have something every interesting for you and that is I will tell you about the top 9 fastest trains of India. In this list, I have mentioned about the trains of Indian railways which run at fast speeds.

The top speed of Indian railways currently is 160 KMPH as on 16-06-2017. The train from Agra to Delhi which is Gatimaan Express has this speed.

Our railways have recently introduced Tejas Express whose coaches are capable of running at 200 KMPH. But currently, our trains are not running at 200 KMPH.

But they might run at that speed soon. ­čÖé

Which are the Top 9 Fastest Trains in India?

So now let us get started with this guide and check out which are the top 9 fastest trains in India. Let us know about the high-speed trains of Indian Railways now.

Gatimaan Express

fastest trains in India

Gatimaan Express

This is the fastest train of Indian Railways which runs at the top speed of 160 KMPH. Gatimaan Express starts it’s journey from H. Nizamuddin Station of Delhi and runs till Agra Cant. station.

Gatimaan Express takes 100 minutes to cover the distance between H. Nizamuddin to Agra Cant. which is 188 Kilometers.

Bhopal Shatabdi Express

Bhopal Shatabdi Express

Bhopal Shatabdi Express

This is one of the trains of Shatabdi category of Indian Railways. Bhopal Shatabdi is not too behind than the Gatimaan Express.

Bhopal Shatabdi Express trains runs at the top speed of 155 KMPH. This train runs between New Delhi and Bhopal Junction.

The average speed of Bhopal Shatabdi Express is 91 KMPH.

Mumbai Rajdhani Express

Mumbai Rajdhani Express

Mumbai Rajdhani Express

Now comes the Rajdhani Express which runs between Mumbai and New Delhi which attains the top speed of 140 KMPH.

The average speed of Mumbai Rajdhani Express is 91 KMPH.

Sealdah New Delhi Duronto Express

Sealdah New Delhi Duronto Express

Sealdah New Delhi Duronto Express

After Gatimaan Express, Shatabdi Express, and Rajdhani Express now it’s the Duranto Express. Duranto Express trains are special because they don’t have commercial halts.

We can take the example of Sealdah New Delhi Duronto Express which does not have any commercial halts. The top speed of Sealdah New Delhi Duronto Express is 86.7 KMPH.

Kanpur Shatabdi Express

Kanpur Shatabdi Express

Kanpur Shatabdi Express

There is again a Shatabdi Express in the list of top 9 fastest trains in India. And this time it is the Shatabdi Express which runs between New Delhi and Kanpur stations.

The average speed of Kanpur Shatabdi Express is 89.63 KMPH.

Howrah Rajdhani Express

Howrah Rajdhani Express

Howrah Rajdhani Express

The sixth place is taken by the Rajdhani Express which runs between New Delhi and Howrah Stations. The average speed Howrah Rajdhani Express is 88.21 KMPH.

New Delhi – Howrah Duronto Express

New Delhi - Howrah Duronto Express

New Delhi – Howrah Duronto Express

As the Duronto Express trains don’t have any commercial halts between their run they reach their destination faster. Along with that, they have a very good speed too.

The average speed of the Howrah Duronto Express is 87.09 KMPH

New Delhi – Allahabad Duronto Express

New Delhi - Allahabad Duronto Express

New Delhi – Allahabad Duronto Express

The next train in this list of top 9 fastest trains in India is the Duronto Express which runs between the New Delhi and Allahabad Stations.

The average speed at which the New Delhi – Allahabad Durnoto Express runs is 86.85 KMPH.

Sealdah Rajdhani Express

Sealdah Rajdhani Express

Sealdah Rajdhani Express

The 9th place in this list of top 9 fastest trains in India is taken by one the Rajdhani Express. And this is the Rajdhani express which runs between New Delhi and Sealdah Station.

The average speed of Sealdah Rajdhani Express is 87.06 KMPH.

Conclusion

So these are the top 9 fastest trains in India. I hope you liked this list of 9 high-speed trains of Indan Railways. Do you have anything to share with me? Then why don’t you comment below? Do it I will happy to hear from you.

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