06172/Coonoor - Mettupalayam Nilagiri Summer Special
குன்னூர் மேட்டுப்பாளையம் சிறப்பு வண்டி कुन्नूर - मेट्टुपालयम ग्रीष्मकालीन विशेष
Mar 14 2018 (09:33)
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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
The following special trains will be run to clear the extra rush of traffic.
1.Suvidha superfast special train from Chennai Central to Ernakulam Junction:
Train No.00638 Chennai Central – Ernakulam Junction Suvidha superfast specialtrain will leave Chennai Central at 22.30 hrs. on 22.01.2016 and reach Ernakulam Junction at 11.55 hrs. the next day.
Composition:AC 2-tier – 1, AC 3-tier – 2,Sleeper Class – 12