Matheran Toy Train Time Table [July 2022] | One Day Matheran Trip

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Matheran Toy Train Timings:

Sno. Matheran Aman Lodge Aman Lodge Matheran
1 08.15hrs 08.33hrs 08.40hrs 08.58hrs
2 09.30hrs 09.48hrs 09.55hrs 10.13hrs
3 10.20hrs 10.38hrs 10.45hrs 11.03hrs
4 11.25hrs 11.43hrs 11.55hrs 12.13hrs
5 12.20hrs 12.38hrs 12.45hrs 13.03hrs
6 13.35hrs 13.53hrs 14.00hrs 14.18hrs
7 14.20hrs 14.58hrs 15.05hrs 15.23hrs
8 15.30hrs 15.48hrs 15.55hrs 16.13hrs
9 16.20hrs 16.38hrs 16.45hrs 17.03hrs
10 17.10hrs 17.28hrs 17.35hrs 17.53hrs

    Latest Matheran News:

    The Toy Train(mini train) is operational between Aman lodge (a train station around midway between Neral and Matheran) and Matheran only. No toy train service between Neral and Aman Lodge.

    Good news for tourists, Covid restrictions lifted from Matheran!

    Administration is toying with the idea of starting e-rickshaws in Matheran as pilot program to see the feasibility.

    Also ropeway is proposed between Neral & Matheran

    Courtesy: irctc help

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    Toy train from Neral is not in service now as railways are constructing a robust rail track. This work is expected to be completed by November 2022. 

    This will be the concrete slabs that will help prevent damage of rail tracks due to heavy rains. It will also include building bridges.

    This modernization and construction work is expected to reduce the travel time by 30min. Presently it takes 2.5hrs.

    This construction work is expected to be finished by end of the year.

    Once the service starts, you may find better frequency but as of the old timetable, following were the train timings

    Toy train Neral Matheran Timings

    Neral Matheran route is not operational till Nov 2022.

    Matheran to Neral train time:

    courtesy: MatheranOnline

    Neral To Matheran train time:

    courtesy: MatheranOnline

    You can take a cab right from Neral station, it will cost you around Rs.100/ per person.

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    Food options in Matheran

    You can either ask the local's to prepare food for you or otherwise you can check out various eating place at Matheran Market.

    Distance between Neral to Matheran

    From Neral to Matheran, the distance is approx. 20km and the train ride is around two and half hour.

    Neral to Matheran Trek

    You can also trek from Neral to Matheran. One of the best trek is to reach Neral station late in the night (trekkers take last train to karjat and get down at Neral). 

    Dodhani village near Neral station is the point from where you start your trek.

    If you trek just after monsoon season, you may find many tiny water falls on the way!

    Carry some snacks, the night trek will be very comfortable. It may take anywhere around 3-5hrs to reach the Matheran entry point.

    It's a good trek and if its a full moon night, nothing like it.

    Matheran toy train booking

    Toy ticket counter opens 45 min before the train's arrival time. There is no option of buying the ticket online.

    The capacity of train is limited (60 seats), so if you do not get a seat you will have to wait for another 1hr in the queue or walk/take a horse.
    Class  Aman Lodge-Matheran Adult/Kid Neral -Matheran Adult/Kid   Seats
    AC Coach   Rs.415/    16  
    First Class  300/180  300/180    16 
    Second Class  45/30  75/45   60 

    Each person can carry 5kg/7.5kg luggage in 2nd/1st class.

    Only 4 tickets per person is issued, so if you need more tickets, ensure enough people are in queue.

    Matheran Toy train News:

    Matheran toy train to run all 200kms from next year.
    Central Railways procured special concrete sleepers to overhaul the track for the first time in 100 years.

    The tracks were damaged during 2019 rains.

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