“Good news coming up to all our local train commuters, Western railway has recently announced new trial run of its 15 rake (coach) local train on 27th November..”
With about extra 20% carrying capacity, the new trial of 15 coach local train is ready to take off and also about 30 to 40 current 9 coach (rake) local trains to be converted to 12 coach trains for convenience of daily commuters in western and central railway local trains. This 15 rake train will have daily 10 to 12 service rounds per day. Upon success Central Railway (CR) will be the first to enjoy the services and with it Western Railway too.
Route and Timetable
This 15 car local trains will be halting on very limited station, Like in western railway it will run between Dadar and Virar with Halt only at Dadar, Andheri, Borivali, Vasai and Finally Virar station and Vice Versa.
New Dadar Virar Local Trains Timings (Updated 23 November 2009)