From April 22nd, a daily express train will run between Puri and Gunupur.
The 08417 Puri-Gunupur Special Express departs daily from April 22nd at 9:30 AM from Puri to Naupada at 5:58 PM and departs at 6:00 PM to reach Gunupur at 8:50 PM
On the return journey, the 08418 Gunupur-Puri Special Express departs from Gunupur every day at 6 a.m. As of April 23, it will arrive in Naupada at 8:43 a.m. and leave at 8:45 a.m. to reach Puri at 3:45 p.m. the same day.
The train stops in Sakhigopal, Birpurushottampur, Delang, Kanas Street PH, Motari, Khurda Street, Kaipadar Street, Tapang, Nirakarpur, Bhusandpur, Kaluparaghat, Kuhuri, Gangadharpur, Balugaon, Chilika, Khallikot, Rambha, Humma, Ganjam, Chhatrapur, Sompeta, Mandasa Road, Palasa, Pundi, Naupada, Tekkali, Pathapatnam PH, Parlakhemundi, Kasinagar PH and Bansadhara between Puri and Gunupur, according to AK Tripathi, Senior Divisional Commercial Manager.
The train will have six second class coaches and two second class coaches with baggage / handicap.
Passengers are asked to strictly adhere to all safety protocols before and during the journey following the COVID-19 pandemic. People should definitely wear a mask at stations and on trains.