Darjeeling Himalayan Railway

Darjeeling Himalayan Railway Route, Fare, Timings, Booking

Joyride Steam/ Diesel Train

Travel Distance: 7 km from Darjeeling to Ghum + 7 Km from Ghum to Darjeeling.

It is a roundtrip train with 30 min halt at Ghum station.

Toy Train operates Daily.

Available Class Type: First Class. 17 seating Capacity in one Coach.

Total Travel Time: 40 – 50 mins from Darjeeling to Ghum + 30 mins halt at Ghum + 40 -50 mins from Ghum to Darjeeling

Darjeeling Himalayan Railway Timetable

Train No.Train NameDepartureArrivalTravel TimeRoundtrip Ticket Cost per person
52591JOYRIDE DIESEL07:40 am08:20 am40 minsRs.800
52592JOYRIDE STEAM09:30 am10:20 am50 minRs.1300
52593JOYRIDE STEAM09:40 am10:30 am50 minsRs.1300
52594JOYRIDE STEAM10:00 am10:50 am50 minsRs.1300
52595JOYRIDE STEAM12:10 pm1:00 pm50 minsRs.1300
52596JOYRIDE STEAM12:20 pm1:10 pm50 minsRs.1300
52597JOYRIDE DIESEL12:45 pm1:25 pm40 minsRs.800
52598JOYRIDE STEAM4:05 pm4:55 pm50 minsRs.1300
52599JOYRIDE DIESEL4:20 pm5:00 pm40 minsRs.800

One Way Train Service

Available Class Type: First Class

Train Runs daily.

Running Trains – One Way

Train NoTrain NameStationDeparture TimeArrival StationArrival TimeDistanceTravel Time
52540DJ NJP PASSENGERDJ08:00 amGHUM08:30 am700:30
52541NJP DJ PASSENGERGHUM08:30 AMDJ2:55 pm700:40

Tickets can be booked in online thru Irctc for this train. Only one train runs in a day so return train can be booked for the next day.

Ticket Cost

TicketTicket Cost
Adult ( 12 years and above)Rs.410
Child (5 -11 years)Rs.205
Sr. Citizen Female 58 and aboveRs.205
Sr. Citizen Male 60 and aboveRs.246
Children under 5 yearsFree

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