Introduced in 1964, Taj Express runs between Hazrat Nizamuddin Railway Station
and Gwalior Railway Station
in Madhya Pradesh
. It is named after the Taj Mahal
. The train is known for its excellent punctuality record, speed and reliability. At first the train was run between Nizamuddin
and Agra. Later it was extended to Gwalior
Accommodation includes A/C chair cars and second seating coaches. Light dinner is served on board on the return leg. Taj Express operates daily and covers a distance of 308 km with a speed of 105 km per hr. Main towns on the way are Faridabad, Mathura, Dhaulpur and Morena.
Train number 2179: Gwalior to Nizamuddin, leaves Gwalior at 16:55 hrs.
Train number 2180: Nizamuddin to Gwalior, leaves Nizamuddin at 07:15 hrs.
Class CC – Rs 352.00
Class 2S – Rs 107.00