Matheran Toy Train
During monsoons only one pair of train is run and timings are uncertain.
|Train Number||Departure From Neral||Arrival at Matheran||Days of Service||Booking|
Neral to Matheran
|52101||7:30 AM||9:30 AM||All Days||Book Now!|
|52103||8:50 AM||11:10 AM||All Days||Book Now!|
|52105||10:15 AM||12:10 PM||All Days||Book Now!|
|52107||11:35 AM||1:35 PM||Sat, Sun Only||Book Now!|
|52109||5:05 PM||7:00 PM||All Days||Book Now!|
Matheran to Neral
|Train Number||Departure From Matheran||Arrival at Neral||Days of Service|
|52102||7:00 AM||8:40 AM||All Days||Book Now!|
|52104||9:45 AM||11:25 AM||All Days||Book Now!|
|52106||1:40 PM||3:20 PM||All Days||Book Now!|
|52108||2:45 PM||4:25 PM||Sat, Sun Only||Book Now!|
|52110||4:25 PM||6:10 PM||All Days||Book Now!|
Neral Matheran Train Fare : Rs.210 for First Class and Rs. 35 for 2nd class sitting
Note : Matheran Toy train does not operate during Monsoons. Matheran train booking can be made at IRCTC website of Indian Railways.
Best Time to Visit : All through the year. However, the hill station might close down during peak monsoon season.
Tips for your Matheran Trip
- Matheran gets crowded during weekends - be sure to make accommodation arrangements before commencement of the journey. Travelpaisa has exhaustive list of Matheran resorts
- The entry fee ticket has the map of Matheran with walkways well detailed. Keep a copy of the same while at Matheran.
- There are plenty of monkeys in Matheran. Do not make mistake of feeding them as they will keep following you. Left alone, these monkeys are harmless
- Gujarat Bhavan at Matheran is famous for Gujarati Vegetarian Thalis
Matheran Travel Guide
Charlotte Lake : The lake has a splendid view with the dam at one end and a temple at the other. You can have a pleasant walk around the lake at any anytime of the day.
: There are 38 points. Important ones are Panorama Point , Mount Berry
(good view of Sahayadris), Monkey Point (bird watching), One Tree Point
(solitary Jambul tree that stands atop the hill) and Porcupine Point
Long Walks : Best way to relax at Matheran is to go for long walks in well marked out walk ways and enjoy the dense vegetation and the bird chirps
Treks : here are many trekking routes to reach Matheran. The easiest is thru the Garbert Plateau. Night walks along Neral - Matheran mountain road is popular.