CR: Megablock and Special Block on Saturday/Sunday

MEGA BLOCK ON 12.01.2020

Central Railway will operate Mega Block on its suburban sections for carrying out maintenance work on 12.01.2020.


Dn slow line services leaving Matunga from 10.59 am to 3.45 pm will be diverted on Dn fast line between Matunga and Mulund stations halting at Sion, Kurla, Ghatkopar, Vikhroli, Bhandup and Mulund stations and further re-diverted to Dn slow line proper at Mulund station.

Dn slow line services will not be available at Vidyavihar, Kanjur Marg and Nahur Stations. Passengers of these stations are allowed to travel via Ghatkopar, Bhandup and Mulund stations.

Up fast services leaving Thane from 11.24 am to 3.26 pm will halt at Mulund, Bhandup, Vikhroli, Ghatkopar and Kurla stations in addition to their respective scheduled halts and arrive destination 15 minutes behind schedule.

Dn fast/semi fast services leaving Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus from 10.49 am to 3.21 pm will halt at Ghatkopar, Vikhroli, Bhandup, Mulund and Diva stations in addition to their respective scheduled halts and arrive destination 20 minutes behind schedule.

All Dn and Up slow services leaving/arriving Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus between 11.00 am and 5.00 pm will arrive destination 10 minutes behind schedule.

Panvel- Vashi Up and Dn harbour lines from 11.30 am to 4.00 pm

(Including Nerul /Belapur-Kharkopar harbour line)

Up Harbour line services towards Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus Mumbai leaving Panvel from 11.06 am to 4.01 pm and Dn Harbour line services to Panvel/Belapur leaving Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus Mumbai from 10.03 am to 3.16 pm will remain suspended.

However, special local trains will run on Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus Mumbai – Vashi.

Up Trans-Harbour line services towards Thane leaving Panvel from 10.12 am to 3.53 pm and Dn Trans-Harbour line services from Thane to Panvel leaving Thane from 11.14 am to 3.20 pm will remain suspended.

Trans-Harbour line services will be available between Thane-Vashi/Nerul stations during the block period.

On Fourth Corridor (Belapur-Seawoods-Uran line) Dn harbour line services to Kharkopar leaving Belapur from 11.02 am to 3.32 pm and Up harbour line services to Belapur/Nerul leaving Kharkopar from 11.30 am to 4.16 pm will remain suspended.

Panvel – Andheri services will remain cancelled during the block.

Due to these blocks, suburban trains are likely to be more crowded than usual. Passengers are requested not to take any risks while travelling. They are also requested to avoid travelling on foot board, roof top of locals and not to board extremely over crowded trains. These maintenance mega blocks are essential for infrastructure upkeep and safety. Passengers are requested to bear with the Railway Administration for the inconvenience caused.

Special Traffic & Power block at Thane for dismantling of old FOB

Central Railway will operate special traffic and power block for dismantling of old  foot over bridge at Thane station (Kalyan end) by using 140 T Railway crane as under:-

On 11/12.01.2020 (Saturday/Sunday Night)

Between Mulund and Kalva from 00.15 hrs to 05.15 hrs

Due to this work, the train running pattern will be as under:

Diversion of DN and UP suburban trains:-

During the block period Dn slow locals leaving CSMT after 23.10 hrs will be diverted on DN fast line between Mulund and Diva stations and Up slow locals leaving Kalyan after 23.30 hrs will be diverted on Up fast line between Diva and Mulund stations. These locals will not halt at Kalva and Mumbra stations in both UP and DN directions.

Passengers are requested to please note and bear with the inconvenience caused due to this block. 

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