Local Trains are the major means of transport in Mumbai.
Local Trains in mumbai has three lines, namely the Western Line, the Central Main Line and the Harbour Line.
The area from Churchgate to Virar is covered under the Western line via Western Suburbs,
while the Central Main Line starts from Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (CST) and travels to Karjat. Between Mumbai CST and Vadala, there is a common stretch of the Harbour Line.A new railway line running between Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (CST) and New Mumbai.
However, this line divides into two spurs, the major one heads for the Eastern Suburbs, Navi Mumbai and eventually Panvel, while the other one goes till Mahim on the Western Line and runs parallel upto Andheri.
Its interchange stations are sited at Bandra and Andheri.
Mumbai local train, part of the public transport of Mumbai carries more than 7 million commuters on a daily basis.
It is spread over 464 route kilometers.
Local train 12 or 9 coaches and for women, there are special coaches on both classes in all the trains