The Maharaja Express will have 23 coaches and initially, the tour package will be of seven days and six nights. In its maiden journey on 9th January, the train will carry 88 tourists to Delhi from Mumbai's VT station and will cover Vadodara, Udaipur, Jodhpur, Bikaner, Jaipur, Ranthambore and Agra. The train will return to Mumbai on January 17th. The Mumbai to Delhi Journey will be called "Princely India Journey" while the return trip will be known as "Royal India Tour". Tourists will get chance to see wildlife and tigers while passing through Ranthambore.
The Delhi-Kolkata route of the Maharaja Express will cover Agra, Gwalior, Khajuraho, Bandhavgarh, Varanasi and Gaya. The Delhi-Kolkata route will be named as "Classical India Journey" while the return trip will be called the "Celestial India Tour". The tourists will get to see some natural wildlife while crossing through the Bandhavgarh National Park.