This Christmas, Mumbai gets first AC local train: Know route, fare and other details

0

MUMBAI: The Maximum city is all set to get its first suburban air-conditioned (AC) local train on Christmas Day, December 25. The AC local will initially run in the Churchgate-Borivali stretch and later extend to Virar.

The Western Railway will flag off the first AC local train with a Borivali-Churchgate service at 10:30 am. From January 1, 2018, the train will run from Churchgate to Virar with 12 services per day.

Tweeting about it, Railways Minister Piyush Goyal wrote:

Piyush Goyal

@PiyushGoyal
Mumbai’s first AC suburban train service to be launched tomorrow, the train will ply from Churchgate to Virar. The AC local will be launched with a modern & fresh look, reflecting the spirit of Mumbai.http://pib.nic.in/newsite/PrintRelease.aspx?relid=174809 …

9:37 PM – Dec 24, 2017
136 136 Replies 444 444 Retweets 1,321 1,321 likes

LEAVE A REPLY