Karnataka are in for a relief. Reportedly, the southern arm of the
Indian Railways, starting from today, has kick-started its all new,
direct weekly express train service to and from Mysuru and Renigunta.
The train number 11065 Mysuru – Renigunta weekly express began from
Friday, June 1, 2018, and train number 11066 Renigunta – Mysuru weekly
express train service will start from Saturday, June 2, 2018.
Both the trains will have 1 AC 2-tier coach, 3 AC 30-tier coaches, 3
general class coaches, 8 sleeper class coaches and 2 luggage-cum-brake
Every Friday, train number 11065 Mysuru – Renigunta weekly express train
will depart from Mysuru at 10:55 PM. The train will reach Renigunta the
following day at 08:25 AM. The train will halt enroute at Mandya at
11:33 PM, KSR Bengaluru City at 1:20 AM, Bangalore Cantonment at 1:35
AM, Jolarpettai at 4:23 AM and Katpadi at 5:33 AM.
On Saturdays, train number 11066 Renigunta – Mysuru weekly express train
will depart from Renigunta at 5:50 PM and will reach Mysuru on Sundays
at 3:15 AM. During its course, the train will make a pit stop at Katpadi
at 7:38 PM, Jolarpettai at 9:28 PM, Bangalore Cantonment at 11:43 PM,
KSR Bengaluru City at 12:15 AM and Mandya at 1:58 AM.
While, Mysuru is Karntaka’s cultural hub known for its ancient Chamunda
Devi Temple and the famous Mysore palace; Renigunta is a town in the
Chitoor district of Andhra Pradesh, located on the periphery of the
pilgrimage town of Tirupati.