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Southern Railways – Nilgiri Summer Special Trains

The Nilgiri Mountain Railway is a popular tourist attraction for tourists travelling from Mettupalayam to Coonoor and Ooty.

Nilgiri Summer Special Trains

Nilgiri Summer Special Trains – Mettupalayam to Coonoor and Ooty.

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 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.

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