Central Railway to operate 431 suburban trains from 1.10.2020 – Additional 8 services

4 specials on main line including 2 Ladies’ specials and 4 specials on Transharbour line

Central Railway currently operates 423 special suburban services for essential services staff as notified by Government of Maharashtra. In order to maintain social distancing and avoid crowding, Central Railway has taken the decision to introduce ladies’ specials and increase the number of daily special suburban services from 423 to 431 from 1st October, 2020.

Break up of additional 8 services

Mainline

4 services (2 Dn & 2 Up) from/to Kalyan

01 Up ladies special will leave Kalyan at 08.25 hrs and arrive CSMT at 09.34 hrs

01 Dn ladies special will leave CSMT at 17.35 hrs and arrive Kalyan at 18.44 hrs.

Dn special will leave CSMT at 09.45 hrs and arrive Kalyan at 10.50 hrs

Up special will leave Kalyan at 16.10 hrs and arrive CSMT at 17.16 hrs.

(These specials will run as fast and halt at Byculla, Dadar, Kurla, Ghatkopar, Mulund, Thane, Diva and Dombivali o­nly)

Transharbour line

4 services (2 Dn & 2 Up) from/to Thane<->Panvel

Panvel special dep Thane 09.00 hrs Panvel arr 09.52 hrs

Panvel special dep Thane 18.30 hrs Panvel arr 19.24 hrs

Thane special dep Panvel 07.55 hrs Thane arr 08.50 hrs

Thane special dep Panvel 17.20 hrs Thane arr 18.15 hrs

(These specials will run as fast and halt at Rabale, Koparkhairane, Turbhe, Juinagar, Nerul and Belapur o­nly)

It is mentioned here that the special suburban trains and stations over Central Railway, are regularly sanitized & cleaned to upkeep proper hygiene.

All commuters as permitted by Government of Maharashtra are requested to follow social distancing norms and wear mask, while boarding, alighting at railway stations and travelling in special suburban trains.

Together we can fight Corona.

This press release is issued by the Public Relations Department, Central Railway, Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus Mumbai.