Double-decker AC trains have been introduced in India,The first superfast air-conditioned Double Decker between Ahmedabad-Mumbai in 2012, followed by Howrah – Dhanbad Double Decker Express and Chennai – Bangalore Double Decker Express. Super fast double decker trains are equipped with modern amenities and its coaches have some very special features for comfortable traveling with a seating capacity for around 1,500 passengers.
The first superfast air-conditioned Double Decker between Ahmedabad-Mumbai express train was flagged off on September 2012, that runs between Ahmedabad Junction and Mumbai Central.
The Chennai – Bangalore AC Double Decker superfast express connect Chennai and Bangalore and the first AC Double Decker Express in South India.
The Howrah – Dhanbad Double Decker Express superfast train connects Kolkata, capital of West Bengal and Dhanbad in Jharkhand. Howrah – Dhanbad Double Decker Express train comprises five AC Double Deck Chair Cars and two End-On-Generation Vans.
Mumbai Goa AC Double Decker Express Train will run from from Karmalin in Goa to Lokmanya Tilak in Mumbai on Konkan railway. Mumbai Goa route will also have India’s first double-decker Shatabdi train in India.
Bhopal – Indore AC Double Decker Express is a superfast AC train service, connecting Bhopal to Indore. The Double Decker Express train started in September 2013.