If you are planning to travel from Rawalpindi to Karachi then Pakistan Express is among those trains which you can travel for which the train schedule, daily timings and fares are also available on the website of Pakistan Railways.
Pakistan Express train is one of the most famous economy trains that was inaugurated by Shaukat Aziz on 16 December 2006 at Rawalpindi Railway station and later upgraded by Khawaja Saad Rafique.
Pakistan Express is an economy class train with no Business Class or AC Facility for passengers. The ticket prices for Berth are Rs. 1,400 and for seat the charges are Rs. 1,300, which are considered affordable for an economy class train.
It covers the distance of 1,315 kilometers in approximately 25 hours and 25 minutes. There are 28 stations on which Pakistan Express stops between Karachi to Rawalpindi, in some station the stay is for just two minutes.
Rawalpindi To Faisalabad:
The train takes approximately 7 hours to reach from Rawalpindi to Faisalabad, if you are travelling from Faisalabad to Karachi then Pakistan Express will take hours to reach the provincial capital of Sindh. The departure from Faisalabad is at 1:20 PM and the train reaches metropolitan city at 7:25 AM.
Rawalpindi To Multan:
The train reaches at Multan station on 4:55 PM which means the travelling between Multan and Rawalpindi takes 11 hours. If you are coming from Karachi to Multan then it will take 13 hours & 40 minutes to reach Multan because the departure time is 1 PM and it reaches in Multan at 2:40 AM.
Rawalpindi To Bahawalpur:
The distance between Rawalpindi to Bahawalpur is covered in 13 hours while the distance from Karachi to Bahawalpur takes 12 hours. The departure from Karachi is on 1 PM and it reaches Bahawalpur at 1:10 AM.
Rawalpindi To Karachi:
The total distance between Karachi to Rawalpindi is covered in 25 hours and 40 minutes. If you are travelling from Karachi then the train will depart at 1 AM and will reach in Rawalpindi at 3:15 PM.
While if you are travelling from Rawalpindi then Pakistan Express will depart early in the morning at 6 AM and will reach in Karachi at 7:25 AM. So if you want to start your journey early in morning or want to reach in Karachi early then Pakistan Express is a goof option for you.
Other prominent stations between Karachi and Rawalpindi on which Pakistan Express stops includes:
- Khanewal Junction
- Khanpur Junction
- Rahim Yar Khan
- Rohri Junction
- Tando Adam
- Hyderabad Junction
You can book your ticket for Pakistan Express by visiting any Pakistan Railways ticket offices and station. Online booking and e-ticketing is available through Pak Railway official website or through the official android app for smartphones.