This is the ANSWERMANGALA LAKSHWADEEP EXPRESS (Ernakulam-Nizamudian No:12617/12618) is the longest running daily train in India (3067 km). Kerala Express is the second longest daily running train in India.
Excuse me.. The actual running distance of Mangala Express is only 2772 kms. The actual distance from Mangalore to Roha is 755 kms while the chargeable distance is 1040kms (due to 40% inflation in chargeable distance to recover cost of construction of KR).
Kerala express is still the longest running daily train.
The Railways have introduced German-technology-based coaches that are more spacious, comfortable, and safe in the 12431/12432 Hazrat-Nizamuddin-Thiruvananthapuram-Hazrat Nizamuddin Rajdhani Expresses.
The new rake — coloured red and grey — of the tri-weekly superfast train, operating between Delhi and the State capital, has 18 coaches. The train left from here on Tuesday evening for Hazrat Nizamuddin.