BDNS | Blue Day/Night Second – ex-JR West/JR西日本 & JR Kyushu/JR九州

BDNS (Blue Day/Night Second) – ex-JR West/JR西日本 & JR Kyushu/JR九州

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The BDNS (Blue Day/Night Second) is a generalization of JR 14 Series sleeping berth coaches (OHANE, OHANEFU, SUHANEFU) donated by the Japanese Government used on previous JR West (JR西日本) and JR Kyushu (JR九州) Blue Train services in Japan and the Malayan Tiger Train (MTT) in Malaysia. Berths are formed of 2 upper and 2 lower berths per section.

The former Blue Train coaches arrived in Malaysia with the original Blue Train livery, and were later repainted to MTT livery in Malaysia.

Former Japanese Train Services operated with BDNS

  • Limited Express Akatsuki – あかつき
  • Limited Express Fuji – 富士
  • Ginga Express – 銀河
  • Limited Express Hayabusa – はやぶさ
  • Limited Express Izumo – 出雲
  • Limited Express Mizuho – みずほ
  • Limited Express Myojo – 明星
  • Limited Express Sakura – さくら

The BDNS are no longer in operation.

Interior of BDNS (Various)

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Former JNR coach numbers matched with KTM coach numbers

  • スハネフ 14-6 as BDNS 2705
  • スハネフ 15-2 as BDNS 2703
  • オハネ 15-1102 as BDNS 2701
  • オハネ 15-1246 as BDNS 2702
  • オハネフ 25-47 as BDNS 2704

BDNS (Blue Day/Night Second) Fleet List

オハネ 15-1102 as BDNS 2701 (ex-JR Kyushu/JR九州)

  • ボックス / Number of Sections: 8 quadruple, 1 twin
  • 定員 / Passenger Capacity: 34名
  • 発電装置 / Generator on board: No

オハネ 15-1246 as BDNS 2702 (ex-JR Kyushu/JR九州)

  • ボックス / Number of Sections: 8 quadruple, 1 twin
  • 定員 / Passenger Capacity: 34名
  • 発電装置 / Generator on board: No

スハネフ 15-2 as BDNS 2703 (ex-JR Kyushu/JR九州)

  • ボックス / Number of Sections: 8 quadruple
  • 定員 / Passenger Capacity: 32名
  • 発電装置 / Generator on board: Yes

オハネフ 25-47 as BDNS 2704 (ex-JR West/JR西日本)

  • ボックス / Number of Sections: 8 quadruple
  • 定員 / Passenger Capacity: 32名
  • 発電装置 / Generator on board: No

スハネフ 14-6 as BDNS 2705 (ex-JR Kyushu/JR九州)

  • ボックス / Number of Sections: 7 quadruple, 1 twin
  • 定員 / Passenger Capacity: 30名
  • 発電装置 / Generator on board: Yes

The BDNS are no longer in operation.

KTM Berhad Rolling Stock

KTM Diesel Locomotives

KTM Electric Locomotives

KTM Electric Multiple Units (EMUs)

KTM Diesel Multiple Units (DMUs)

KTM Passenger Coaches – Seats

KTM Passenger Coaches – Sleepers