Did You know there are total 48 stations on Central line of Mumbai Suburban
Railway??? It includes both the routes South-East and North-East. It means
Mumbai CST to Kasara and Mumbai CST to Khopoli. Kalyan Station is the Junction
where Trains coming from Mumbai CST changes the routes towards Kasara and
Khopoli. Mumbai CST to Kalyan is approximate 55km. Kasara is approximate 68km
Khopoli is approximate 63km from CST.
There are Two type of trains - fast and slow running in Mumbai suburbs. Slow
local trains halt at every stop and fast locals halts varies at Byculla, Dadar,
Kurla, Ghatkopar, Vikhroli, Bhandup, Mulund, Thane, Dombivali and Kalyan. All
trains running after Kalyan runs slow. There are few trains departs from Dadar,
Thane, Kalyan. Kalyan Station is also connected with Panvel Line.
All trains on Central line are 12 Cars and 15 car trains are about to start. As
a preparation for introducing 15 car services, Central Railway has extended
platforms at Byculla, Kurla, Ghatkopar, Bhandup, Mulund and Dombivli stations.
Earlier it was 270 metres and now it is 330 metres in length.As of 16 October
2012, there are 803 services running on the Central Line daily. There are 787
12-car services and 16 15-car services. There are 233 fast services.