Darjeeling Himalayan Railway

Darjeeling Himalayan Railway

A UNESCO World Heritage Site

News & Announcement

For the benefit of tourist, it has been decided to augment one FCZ coach (Slip Coach) with the train no. 52541 from Kurseong to Darjeeling and with the Train no. 52540 from Darjeeling to Kurseong with effect from 01.10.2022. The one way fare from Kurseong...
Darjeeeling Himalayan Railway has registered highest number of passenger inflow for the consective months of May, June & July which is 33.54%, 27.59% and 28.78% higher than the highest ever for these months respectively. 
Currently four(04) numbers Joyrides( 52598, 52599, 52597 & 52596) are operating between Darjeeling-Ghum-Darjeeling section which will be enhanced to eight (08) numbers from 20th September 2022 and Twelve (12) numbers from 1st October 2022.
The timings of the 'Steam Jungle Tea Safari' train no. 52556 on Siliguri-Rongtong-Siliguri route of DHR has been revised with effect from 15th of Nov 2021. The revised train timings are given below:- Station  ...
A new train service "HIM KANYA" train no. 52545/52546 has been introduced between Darjeeling-Kurseong-Darjeeling of DHR on weekends (Saturday & Sunday) with effect from 13.11.2021. Timings of the train has been tabulated as below:-  ...
Six Joy Ride services on Darjeeling-Ghoom-Darjeeling have resumed from 16.08.2021. Booking For Joy Ride is now open through IRCTC website & all Railway Passenger Reservation System (PRS) counters. Kindly visit www.irctc.co.in for...
SN Charter Date From to Departure time Loco + Coach Composition Booked by 1 07.01.2020 SGUJ TDH 08:00 hrs Steam + 2FC Mr Sugawara, Japan 2 08.01.2020 SGUJ TDH 08:00...
Darjeeling Himalayan Railway celebrated two decades as World Heritage Site on 05.12.2019 at Darjeeling. Program started with hoisting of Indian National Flag at Darjeeling Railway station and flagging off Ceremonial Special train by DHR Officials and...
JOYRIDE trains - 52593,  52591, 52595, 52596, 52592  from Darjeeling station will remain canceled from 1st July 2019 due to off season till further notice.
Exchange workshop with three World Heritage Railway i.e. Hill Railways of India, Swiss and Austrian World Heritage Railway had been organised at Darjeeling  by UNESCO on 14th & 15th of May 2019.
Golden Jubilee of Katihar Division celebrated at NJP Station on 31st may 2019 in which DHR Kiosk for Passenger convenience has been inaugurated and Escalator has been dedicated to Passenger service .
Stakeholders meeting for buffer zone of World Heritage property, Darjeeling Himalayan Railways had been organised by UNESCO at Darjeeling on 25th and 26th February 2019 On 26th February 2019 all the concerned stakeholders of Darjeeling Himalayan...
Fun Run with DHR  organised in charter special train from SGUJ to SUKNA on 13.01.2019. Thousands of people from every age group participated in 'Fun Run with DHR'.They ran along with the Toy train from Darjeeling more to Sukna and made it...
Vista dome type coaches are introduced in Darjeeling Ghum section in DHR in June 2018 Joyride trains No-52593, 52595 & 52598 will be with Vistadome coaches  
Monumental Flag at 100 feet height hoisted at NJP Station on 03.01.2019.
Steam Loco Hauled Evening Safari Special train on round trip basis from Siliguri Junction to Rongtong and back to Siliguri Junction has been introduced on 16.12.2018. This train passes through magnificent Mahananda Wild Life Sanctuary with Heritage NG...
Darjeeling Himalayan Railway is now serving refreshment with souvenir in Joyride trains fom 23.12.2018
02-05-2018 Maligaon SPECIAL MEASURES TO PROMOTE HERITAGE HILL RAILWAYS   The Railway Ministry has decided to give more powers to Divisional Railway Managers and Directors of the five iconic Heritage...
CRB visited the DHR on 20th March 2018. A few glimpses of the visit are given below.

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

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

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