To carry out maintenance work of tracks, signalling and overhead equipment, a Jumbo Block of four hours will be taken on Up fast line from 00.00 hrs to 04.00 hrs and Dn fast line from 00.30 hrs to 04.30 hrs between Goregaon and Santacruz stations in the intermediary night of Saturday i.e. 21 May 2022 and Sunday i.e.22 May 2022.
According to a press release issued by Sumit Thakur – Chief Public Relations Officer of Western Railways, all fast line locals will run on slow line between Goregaon and Santacruz stations during the block. There will be no jumbo block in day time on this Sunday i.e. 22 May 2022. Passengers are requested to please take note of the above arrangements.
On the other hand, Central Railways, Mumbai Division will operate Mega Block on its suburban sections for carrying out various engineering and maintenance work on Sunday 22, May 2022.
Byculla-Matunga Up fast line from 11.30 pm to 4.30 am and Dn fast line from 00.40 am to 5.40 am on 21/22.5.2022
Dn fast services leaving Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus at 5.20 am will be diverted on Dn slow line between Byculla and Matunga stations, halting as per schedule halt and will arrive at destination 10 minutes behind schedule.
Up fast services leaving Thane from 10.58 pm to 11.15 pm on 21.5.2022 will be diverted on Up slow line between Matunga and Byculla stations, halting as per scheduled halts and will arrive destination 10 minutes behind schedule.
Panvel- Vashi Up and Dn harbour lines from 11.05 am to 4.05 pm. (Thane-Vashi/Nerul and Belapur/Nerul-Kharkopar services are not affected)
Up Harbour line services towards Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus Mumbai leaving Panvel from 10.33 am to 3.49 pm and Dn Harbour line services to Panvel/Belapur leaving Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus Mumbai from 9.45 am to 3.12 pm will remain cancelled.
Up Transharbour line services towards Thane leaving Panvel from 11.02 am to 3.53 pm and Dn Transharbour line services towards Panvel leaving Thane from 10.01 am to 3.20 pm will remain cancelled.
Suburban train services between Belapur/ Nerul and Kharkopar will run as per schedule during the block period.
Transharbour line services will be available between Thane-Vashi/Nerul stations during the block period.
Special suburban trains will run on Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus Mumbai – Vashi section during the block period.
These maintenance mega blocks are essential for infrastructure upkeep and safety. Passengers are requested to bear with the Railway Administration for the inconvenience caused.