Train services over Darjeeling Himalayan Railway (DHR)

On demand Jungle Safari 

Round Trip from Siliguri to Tindharia

Departure at 10:30 and return at 15:20

Diesel Hauled Jungle Safari Special train on demand on round trip basis from Siliguri Junction to Tindharia via Rongtong and back to Siliguri Junction. This train passes through magnificent Mahananda Wild Life Sanctuary and section having Chunbhatti loop and three Z-reverses, the technical innovation in that era to attract tourists travelling in groups, schools, institutions.


Evening Safari Special Train

Steam Loco Hauled Evening Safari Special train on round trip basis from Siliguri Junction to Rongtong and back to Siliguri Junction. This train passes through magnificent Mahananda Wild Life Sanctuary with Heritage NG Steam loco &  Heritage Dining car ( Tenzing Norgay) in evening. Passengers can visit Sukna photo gallery  during stoppage at Sukna for watering.

The train runs daily from SGUJ at 14:45 hrs, SN 15:20 hrs and RTG at 16:00 hrs.

Return journey from RTG at 16:35, SN 17:10 hrs and SGUJ at 17:45 hrs


Joy Ride

Daily-Round trip from Darjeeling to Ghum

Our popular ride from Darjeeling to near-by Ghum passes a number of well-known Darjeeling sights and attraction as it climbs fearsome 1 in 20 gradients and loops over itself to gain height. The train will stop at Batasia Loop for 10 minutes for passenger to admire the view and then at Ghum for 30 minutes for the DHR Railway Museum. Entry to the museum is included in the fare.

Train No. Joy Ride Dept. Arrv. From & To Class
52593 Steam 09:15 11:20 Darjeeling Ghum Darjeeling FC-V
52594 Steam 09:25 11:20 Darjeeling Ghum Darjeeling FC
52591 Diesel 09:45 11.25 Darjeeling Ghum Darjeeling FC
52595 Steam 11:30 13:25 Darjeeling Ghum Darjeeling FC-V
52596 Steam 11:40 13:35 Darjeeling Ghum Darjeeling FC
52597 Diesel 12:00 13:40 Darjeeling Ghum Darjeeling FC
52598 Steam 13:50 15:45 Darjeeling Ghum Darjeeling FC-V
52592 Steam 14:00 15:50 Darjeeling Ghum Darjeeling FC
52599 Diesel 14:20 16:00 Darjeeling Ghum Darjeeling FC
52544 Steam Spl. 16:10 18:10 Darjeeling Ghum Darjeeling FC-V
52545 Steam Spl. 16:25 18:15 Darjeeling Ghum Darjeeling FC

NB: The Train No. 52591, 52592, 52593, 52595, 52596, 52545 & 52599 will remain cencelled from 1st July to 30th September due to rainy season and from 1st  December to 28th February due to lean season




 Passenger Train

New Jalpaiguri-Kurseong-Darjeeling

Train No. Train Name Days Departure From To Arrival Class
52541 NJP-DJ
Daily 10:00 New Jalpaiguri Darjeeling 17:20 FC & AC
52540 DJ-NJP Daily 08:00 Darjeeling New Jalpaiguri 15:15 FC & AC
52587 KGN-DJ
Pass. train
Daily 06:30 Kurseong Darjeeling 09:05 FC & SC
52588 Daily 16:00 Darjeeling Kurseong 18:40 FC & SC



Steam Charter Trains

DHR offers the Chartered trains for Tourists, Travel Agencies, and Corporate Houses etc.

Section Loco Composition
NJP — RTG Steam 2 First Class
SGUJ -- TDH Steam 2 First Class
TDH — KGN Steam 2 First Class
KGN — DJ Steam 2 First Class
NJP — TDH Diesel 2 First Class
TDH — KGN Diesel 2 First Class
KGN — DJ Diesel 2 First Class

To facilitate student and educational institution with charter trains, School Charter trains have also been introduced at economical price. 



Special Coach Booking

DHR offers various types of Heritage Coaches, 1st Class Coaches, 2nd Class Coaches, Flat Open Wagon & Covered Wagon for booking of tourists & tour operators which will be attached with the passenger train as per demand.

Type of Coaches Fare in
Flat Wagon 9,500/-
Covered Wagon 9,500/-
2nd Class 9,500/-
1st Class 20,335/-
Heritage Coach- RA 124 20,335/-
Heritage Coach-FH 14 20,335/-
Heritage Coach-CDR 149 20,335/-

Director / DHR
Elysia Place
Kurseong, Dist. Darjeeling
West Bengal, India - 734 203


Director / DHR
Camp Office, Siliguri NG LOCO Shed
P.O. Pradhan Nagar
Siliguri Jn, Dist - Darjeeling
West Bengal, India-734003

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