suburban trains

Suburban rail services hit for two hours in Chennai as overhead cable snaps

Hundreds of office-goers who take the suburban trains faced hardship on Tuesday after heavy rain and gusty wind damaged overhead electric cables.

published on : 11th May 2022

PM Modi to launch two additional railway lines in Mumbai built at a cost of Rs 620 crore

Rajiv Jain, ADG PR of the railways, said that these new rail tracks will also enable the introduction of 36 new suburban trains

published on : 17th February 2022

Huge relief as railways allows peak-hour travel for those fully vaccinated against COVID in Chennai

Ever since the State government relaxed lockdown norms on June 24, the railways has been gradually increasing the services and allowing general public to travel in workmen specials.

published on : 4th September 2021

Public can travel in Chennai suburban trains during non-peak hours

Relaxing travel restrictions, Chennai Division announced that the general public would be allowed travel in suburban trains during non-peak hours from Thursday.

published on : 3rd September 2021

Mumbai suburban trains: Offline verification for issuing travel passes from Thursday

Besides, help desks will be set up at 56 suburban stations falling in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region by the respective authorities.

published on : 10th August 2021

Wrong coach announcements irk people at Tambaram station

Commuters using the Tambaram railway station complain about frequent confusion over coach position at platforms.

published on : 9th August 2021

Explainer: Why suburban services are getting affected?

An agitation by passengers at Ponnneri railway station on Friday over delayed arrival of suburban trains has turned the spotlight again on suspension of train services by railways.

published on : 9th August 2021

Paris Metro, Mumbai suburban trains inspire book on poems

 Four women poets and illustrators from India and France use the Metro of Paris and the suburban railway of Mumbai as the subject for their book.

published on : 19th December 2017