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1st Class; Mettupalayam to Coonoor/Coonoor to Mettupalayam; Adults and Children Fares ; Rs.1100/- .No NOSB Half fare for Children applicable 🔷Second Class; Mettupalayam to Coonoor/Coonoor to Mettupalayam; Adults and Children fares Rs.800/- .No NOSB Half Fare for Children applicable. Consists of 2 First class and 1 2nd Class Chair car coach....
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Includes value added services such as Welcome Kit, a Souvenir ,on board refreshments etc.
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First Departure: Sat Mar 31, 2018fromMTP/Mettupalayam
Last Arrival: Sun Jun 24, 2018atONR/Coonoor
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Mar 30 (02:35) 'HERITAGE STEAM VOYAGE' - WEEKEND SUMMER SPECIAL TRAINS IN NILGIRI MOUNTAIN RAILWAY (www.sr.indianrailways.gov.in)
New Facilities/Technology
SR/Southern
IR Press Release

News Entry# 333014   
  Past Edits
Mar 30 2018 (02:35)
Station Tag: Coonoor/ONR added by SWR intrastate trains for Karnataka^~/36147

Mar 30 2018 (02:35)
Station Tag: Mettupalayam/MTP added by SWR intrastate trains for Karnataka^~/36147
Stations:  Mettupalayam/MTP   Coonoor/ONR  
Posted by: 16591🔹Hampi Express🔹16592^~ 2514 news posts
The Nilgiri Mountain Railway is a popular tourist attraction for tourists travelling from Mettupalayam to Coonoor and Ooty. This unique Meter Gauge section which has been conferred with Heritage status by UNESCO runs o­n ‘Rack and Pinion System’ through the virgin hills of Western Ghats. The 28 kms stretch between Mettupalayam – Coonoor covered o­n the heritage steam train gives the tourists a life time experience and rekindles the romance of train journeys.
Heritage Steam ‘Nilgiri Summer Special Trains’ will be run between Mettupalayam – Coonoor from 31.03.2018 to 24.06.2018 to the following timings.
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of Train
Departure
Arrival
Days of Service
Train No.06171
Mettupalayam – Coonoor
Special Train
09.10 (Mettupalayam)
12.30
(Coonoor)
On Saturdays & Sundays
from 31.03.2018
to 24.06.2018
Train No.06172
Coonoor – Mettupalayam
Special Train
13.30
(Coonoor)
16.20 (Mettupalayam)
On Saturdays & Sundays
from 31.03.2018
to 24.06.2018
Southern Railway has made elaborate arrangements to make this travel a pleasant memory of life time with Value Added Services such as a Welcome Kit, a Souvenir, o­n-board refreshments, etc. The all-inclusive fare for the services will be as follows.
From
To
First Class
Second Class
Adult fare
Child fare
Adult fare
Child fare
Mettupalayam
Coonoor
Rs.1100/-
Rs.650/-
Rs.800/-
Rs.500/-
Coonoor
Mettupalayam
Rs.1100/-
Rs.650/-
Rs.800/-
Rs.500/-
Three special coaches have been refurbished for the “Heritage Steam voyage” NMR Summer special trains .Two first class coaches were refurished at Golden Rock Workshop, Triuchchirappalli and o­ne SLR (Luggage cum Brake Van) coach at Mettupalayam Depot.The steam locos for this summer special is pooled from Coonoor Loco Shed, which has four steam locos in service.
These coaches are equipped with special features such as anti-corrosive metallic spray paintings, vinyl wrapping and Seats furnished with sofa clothupholstery.Each of the two coaches have 16 seats of first class and 36 seats second class seats These two wooden type coaches are of coupe type named as Badaga and Thoda.The partially wooden type coach named as Irula has 28 seats with double seat type.
  
Mar 24 (14:39) NMR arrives for summer special (www.thehindu.com)
Other News
SR/Southern

News Entry# 332425   
  Past Edits
Mar 24 2018 (14:41)
Station Tag: Udagamandalam/UAM added by SWR intrastate trains for Karnataka^~/36147

Mar 24 2018 (14:40)
Train Tag: Goghat - Tarakeswar Local/37392 removed by SWR intrastate trains for Karnataka^~/36147

Mar 24 2018 (14:40)
Station Tag: Coonoor/ONR added by SWR intrastate trains for Karnataka^~/36147

Mar 24 2018 (14:40)
Station Tag: Mettupalayam/MTP added by SWR intrastate trains for Karnataka^~/36147
Posted by: 16591🔹Hampi Express🔹16592^~ 2514 news posts
Booking of tickets to Udhagamandam for the summer tourist season through Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation or at railway counters across all the stations has commenced. Already, advance reservation for the Nilgiris Mountain Railway train No. 56136 Mettupalayam - Udhagamandalam passenger is over till June-end, railway sources here said.
However, the reservation for the Class I and Class II in ‘Heritage Steam Voyage’ Summer Special Train No. 06171 from Mettupalayam to Coonoor from March 31 to June 24 is available.
The train running with fully reserved coaches will have a total number
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of 52 trips. The train will start from Mettupalayam at 9.10 am and will reach Coonoor at 12.30 pm with stoppages at Kallar and Hillgrove. In the return direction, the train will start from Coonoor at 1.30 pm and reach Mettupalayam at 4.20 pm. Fare structure of this train is Rs. 1,100 for first class and Rs. 800 for second class. Half-ticket for children below 12 years will not be applicable for this train, railway sources said.
Meanwhile, for the summer special the third furnace-oil fired steam engine 37392 arrived at Mettupalayam from the Golden Rock Rail Workshop in Trichirapalli on Thursday in a truck after the Periodical Over Hauling. Two other furnace-oil fired steam engines are being operated in the regular NMR route between Mettupalayam and Udhagamandalam.
  
Mar 14 (01:44) NILGIRI SUMMER SPECIAL TRAINS (www.sr.indianrailways.gov.in)
New/Special Trains
SR/Southern
IR Press Release

News Entry# 331345   
  Past Edits
Mar 14 2018 (01:44)
Station Tag: Coonoor/ONR added by SWR intrastate trains for Karnataka^~/36147

Mar 14 2018 (01:44)
Station Tag: Mettupalayam/MTP added by SWR intrastate trains for Karnataka^~/36147
Stations:  Mettupalayam/MTP   Coonoor/ONR  
Posted by: 16591🔹Hampi Express🔹16592^~ 2514 news posts
The Nilgiri Mountain Railway is a popular tourist attraction for tourists travelling from Mettupalayam to Coonoor and Ooty.This unique Meter Gauge section which has been conferred with Heritage status by UNESCO runs o­n ‘Rack and Pinion System’ through the virgin hills of Western Ghats.The 28 kms stretch between Mettupalayam – Coonoor covered o­n the heritage steam train gives the tourists a life time experience and rekindles the romance of train journeys.

Based o­n the directives of Chairman, Railway Board and General Manager, Southern Railway, Heritage Steam ‘Nilgiri Summer Special Trains’ will
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be run between Mettupalayam – Coonoor from 31.03.2018 to 24.06.2018 to the following timings.
Description of Train
Departure
Arrival
Days of Service
Train No.06171
Mettupalayam – Coonoor
Special Train
09.10 (Mettupalayam)
12.30
(Coonoor)
On Saturdays & Sundays
from 31.03.2018
to 24.06.2018
Train No.06172
Coonoor – Mettupalayam
Special Train
13.30
(Coonoor)
16.20 (Mettupalayam)
On Saturdays & Sundays
from 31.03.2018
to 24.06.2018
Southern Railway has made elaborate arrangements to make this travel a pleasant memory of life time with Value Added Services such as a Welcome Kit, a Souvenir, o­n-board refreshments, etc.The all inclusive fare for the services will be as follows.
From
To
First Class
Second Class
Adult fare
Child fare
Adult fare
Child fare
Mettupalayam
Coonoor
Rs.1100/-
Rs.650/-
Rs.800/-
Rs.500/-
Coonoor
Mettupalayam
Rs.1100/-
Rs.650/-
Rs.800/-
Rs.500/-
Advance reservations for the above services will commence at
08.00 hrs. o­n 14.03.2018.
  
Jan 15 2016 (07:20) Berths vacant on trains (www.thehindu.com)
New/Special Trains
SR/Southern

News Entry# 254058   
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Posted by: rdb*^ 133331 news posts
Vacant berths are available in all classes of special train no 06178 Kochuveli-Chennai Central Express scheduled to start at 1 a.m. on January 16 and train no 06171 Kollam- Mangaluru Junction (Kankanadi) Express scheduled to leave Kollam Junction at 10 p.m. on January 16, a Railway release said.
  
Jan 12 2016 (08:06) Special trains to clear rush (www.thehindu.com)
New/Special Trains
SR/Southern
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News Entry# 253724  Blog Entry# 1708298   
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Posted by: rdb*^ 133331 news posts
The Southern Railway would operate two special trains, one from Kochuveli to Mangaluru Junction and the other from Mangaluru Junction to Chennai Central, to clear the extra rush of passengers.
Train No.06171 Kochuveli-Mangaluru Jn special will leave Kochuveli at 10 p.m. on January 16, stopping at Kollam, Kayamkulam, Chengannur, Tiruvalla, Kottayam, Ernakulam Town, Aluva, Thrissur, Shoranur, Kuttipuram, Tirur, Kozhikode, Vadakara, Thalassery, Kannur, Payyannur, Kanhangad, and Kasaragod and arrive at Mangaluru Jn at 11.45 a.m. the next day.
The train will have two 2-tier AC coaches, three 3-tier AC coaches, 12 Sleeper Class coaches
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and two luggage-cum-brake vans.
Train No.00637 Mangaluru Jn-Chennai Central Suvidha Superfast special will leave Mangaluru Jn at 7.55 p.m. on January 17, stopping at Kasaragod, Kanhangad, Payyannur, Kannur, Thalassery, Vadakara, Kozhikode, Tirur, Kuttipuram, Shoranur, Palakkad, Coimbatore, Tiruppur, Erode, Salem, Jolarpettai, Katpadi, Arakkonam, and Perambur and arrive at Chennai Central at 11.55 a.m. the next day.
The train will have two 2-tier AC coaches, three 3-tier AC coaches, 12 Sleeper Class coaches and two luggage-cum-brake vans, said a release from Southern Railway.

4 Public Posts - Tue Jan 12, 2016

  
In the previous budget there was announcement of new train from bnc to tvc with friday dep from bangalore. Any idea whether the train is going to start or not???/

  
SWR yet to give green signal , BNC should be upgraded . As of now few trains have got their terminal shifted to BNC , hoping for the Best.

  
There were 2 sets of LHB rake in KCVL/QLN area. One was used for CST and one for LTT. Now one will be running as Mangalore special. Not sure whether the second rake is still there in Kerala.

  
actual byappanahalli to tata nagar train also announce in previous railway budget, what happend above proposel?

  
It's running as YPR TATA via SC
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