Pakistan Railways operates special trains on Eid

Pakistan Railways (PR) will operate five Eid special trains to meet rush of passengers leaving for upcountry destinations to celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr with their loved ones.

Officials of Pakistan Railways said that a train from Karachi would depart on September 7 at 12pm and reach Peshawar Cantt next day at 9:45 am via Hyderabad, Rohri, Multan and Lahore.

“The second train would run at 1:00 pm from Karachi Cantt on September 8 and reach Lahore at 11:30 am via Hyderabad, Rohri, Multan and Khanewal, the third train would depart on September 9 from Lahore at 11:00 am and reach Rawalpindi at 4:15 pm same day via Gujranwala and Gujrat”, he informed.

He said that while the fourth special train would leave on September 9 for Lahore at 7:00 pm from Rawalpindi and reach Lahore at 12:15 pm via Gujrat and Gujranwala and the fifth special train would depart from Peshawar Cantt on September 8 at 5:30 pm and reach Lahore the next day at 4:00 am via Wazirabad and Gujranwala.