Vistadome Trains to enjoy Monsoon Getaways near Mumbai 

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With monsoons arriving in Mumbai, it’s time to go for a trip to soothe the eyes with some wild greenery. Yes, you can go for a drive! But you can also enjoy the scenery without the stress of driving or hordes of traffic & traffic jams enroute the popular locations via the all new Vistadome Trains of the Indian Railways.

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Trains with Vistadome from Mumbai give you exactly that– sit in a plush rotating seat in a spacious coach with large windows & enjoyyyy the green scapes. Some coaches have glass roofs too…even better!

 

Which trains have Vistadome coaches, what are Vistadome coaches & how to book vistadome tickets? Let me help you. 😀

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A Vistadome coach gives you the most luxurious travel experience. Vistadome trains have huge glass windows, 360 degree rotatable pushback chairs, transparent roofs, Wi-fi and GPS facility, as a bonus- an infotainment system too.


Another unique feature of this train is that the storage space is in the beginning of the compartment & does not get in the way. In general, these Vistadome coaches are attached to the end of existing trains so you are completely synced to your surroundings. Currently, there are more than 33 Vistadome trains to enjoy.

vistadome coach

These Vistadome coaches have several travel friendly features:

 

  • Large glass windows on the sides

  • Completely rotatable seats

  • Air conditioning system

  • GPS-based information system

  • Even glass windows on the top 

  • Wifi

  • GPS

  • Infotainment system

Vistadome trains from Mumbai

vistadome trains

1. Mumbai to Pune Vistadome Trains


 

The Pune-Mumbai Pragati Express with Vistadome coaches started running from  July 2022. This Vistadome coach is the third on this route after Deccan Express and Deccan Queen Express. Travelers can take in the natural splendor of the Western Ghats and get sights of Khandala and Lonavala as well as  Matheran on the way. Perfect for Mumbai monsoon!

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Mumbai To Pune Vistadome Train Ticket Price

Vistadome Coach Mumbai to Pune Ticket Price

Train No

Train Name

Vistadome Fare (EV)

11007

Deccan Express

₹ 915

12125

Pragati Express

₹ 975

12123

Deccan Queen

₹ 995

 

If you just want to go only till Lonavala to enjoy the vistadome experience, that’s a good idea too. Although the fare is only slightly lesser…like Mumbai- Lonavala vistadome fare is 715 on Deccan express against 915 till Pune. ———————————————————————————————————————

Mumbai To Lonavala Vistadome Train Ticket Price

 

Vistadome Coach Mumbai to Lonavala Ticket Price

Train No

Train Name

Vistadome Fare (EV)

11007

Deccan Express

₹ 715

12125

Pragati Express

₹ 780

12123

Deccan Queen

₹ 795

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2. Mumbai to Goa Vistadome Trains

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To enjoy the scenic views of the Western Ghats and Konkan coast, Vistadome coaches have been added to the Madgaon Janshatabdi Express. 

Goa is an evergreen popular place & these Vistadome coaches add to the beauty of the journey.

 

The train leaves from the station around 5.30 am and reaches Madgaon in Central Goa around 4.30 pm allowing you to soak in the beauty during the day trip! ———————————————————————————————————————

Mumbai To Goa Vistadome Train Ticket Price

Vistadome Coach Mumbai To Goa Ticket Price

Train No

Train Name

Vistadome AC (EV)

12051

Mumbai CSMT – Madgaon Jan Shatabdi Express

₹ 2495

22119

Mumbai CSMT – Madgaon Tejas Expresss

₹ 2915

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3. Mumbai to Ahmedabad- Kevadiya Train Vistadome

Not just the Konkan, but this is also a journey that will expand your horizons. A Vistadome Coach  has been added to Mumbai-Ahmedabad Shatabdi Express. From there, Ahmedabad- Kevadia Vistadome Train takes you to the Statue of Unity.

 

The Statue of Unity has brought Kevadiya on the map. It has become a famous tourist spot because of the popularity of this massive Statue  which is 597 feet high. The Statue of Unity  is built in honor of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel & is first of its kind in India.

vistadome coach Kevadiya

 

People can travel on a Vistadome Train to visit this unique Statue that gives you marvelous views from the top. You can choose Mumbai- Ahmedabad Vistadome Train i.e Shatabdi & then Ahmedabad – Kevadiya Express, which  provide their passengers with Vistadome coaches. ———————————————————————————————————————

Mumbai To Ahmedabad Vistadome Train Ticket Price

 

Vistadome Coach Mumbai To Ahmedabad Ticket Price

Train No

Train Name

Vistadome AC (EV)

12009

Adi Shatabdi Exp

Mumbai MMCT – ADI Jan Shatabdi Express

₹ 2235

12931

Adi Double Deckr

Mumbai MMCT -Ahmedabad

₹ 1815

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Ahmedabad to Kevadiya Vistadome Train  Ticket Price

 

Vistadome Coach  Ahmedabad to Kevadiya Ticket Price

Train No

Train Name

Vistadome AC (EV)

20947

Adi Shatabdi Exp

ADI – EKNR Jan Shatabdi Express

₹ 960

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How to book Vistadome Train tickets

  • Go to IRCTC, Makemytrip trains booking site or app.

  • Put your journey stations eg. Mumbai to Pune.
    Choose vistadome in type of class.

  • Trains with vistadome show EV coach – Executive Vistadome coach. Book that.

 

Pls note some trains have EC- Executive Coach, both are different.

 

Plus check the train nos that have vistadome.

The vistadome on the Mumbai-Pune & Mumbai Goa route is highly recommended for you to enjoy a beautiful train journey this monsoon. It’s a must-do as they’re truly redefining the Indian Rail Experience. 😀

 

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vistadome coaches

FAQ- Vistadome Trains

  • Is food free in Vistadome Trains?

A: The ticket price does not include food. But there is a mini pantry in each coach that sells food. So, you can buy light snacks like packaged drinks, biscuits, packed chips, etc. from the pantry in your coach.

 

  • Which class to select for Vistadome Coaches?

A: Book the seats for Executive Vistadome Class- EV. 

 

  • Which is the best time for Vistadome Trains?

A: Monsoons bring out the beauty of waterfalls & greenery all around.
So monsoons or just after monsoons is the best time to go in a Vistadome Train.

 

  • Which train from Mumbai to Lonavala has Vistadome?

12123 – Decan Queen
12125 – Pragati Express
11007 – Decan Express

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