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UBR/Umargam Road (3 PFs)
ઉમરગામ રોડ     उमरगाम रोड

Track: Double Electric-Line

Station Rd, Umbergaon
State: Gujarat

Elevation: 24 m above sea level
Zone: WR/Western   Division: Mumbai
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Type of Station: Regular
Number of Platforms: 3
Number of Halting Trains: 26
Number of Originating Trains: 1
Number of Terminating Trains: 1
Rating: 2.7/5 (21 votes)
cleanliness - poor (3)
porters/escalators - poor (2)
food - average (2)
transportation - average (3)
lodging - average (2)
railfanning - good (3)
sightseeing - good (3)
safety - good (3)

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Sep 30 2016 (21:20)   UBR/Umargam Road (3 PFs)
 

उमरगाम को चाहिए RoB   335 blog posts   6 correct pred (63% accurate)
Entry# 2007387            Tags   Past Edits
Level Crossing Gate adjacent to Umargam station is closed for mainatance from 1st October 03.00 hours to 4th October 20.00 hours.
  
General Travel
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Aug 30 2016 (22:28)   12935/Bandra - Surat InterCity Express | UBR/Umargam Road (3 PFs) | BRC/WAP-5/30054
 

Arzan Kotval   1282 blog posts
Entry# 1976705            Tags   Past Edits
Double Whammy Delight - Superfast Intercity & Suryanagari Express Captured In Their Element
  
Rail Fanning
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Jul 10 2016 (09:45)   12009/Mumbai Central - Ahmedabad Shatabdi Express | UBR/Umargam Road (3 PFs)
 

tandelbaba~   145 blog posts   7 correct pred (58% accurate)
Entry# 1924508            Tags   Past Edits
Honk lever Stuck :P

  
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Jul 10 2016 (11:00)
™Smart City Bhagalpur ®~   1157 blog posts   20 correct pred (76% accurate)
Re# 1924508-1            Tags   Past Edits
Great video
  
Rail Fanning
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Feb 25 2016 (21:27)   12995/Mumbai Bandra (T.) - Udaipur City SuperFast Express | UBR/Umargam Road (3 PFs)
 

SriramSN~   1019 blog posts   513 correct pred (71% accurate)
Entry# 1749633            Tags   Past Edits
Silent BRC WAP-4 rushes with 12995 BDTS - AII/UDZ Super fast Express through south Gujarat.....
  
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Feb 12 2016 (11:07)   12934/Karnavati Express | ST/Surat (4 PFs) | BRC/WAP-5/30063
 

LHB for TN Express~   889 blog posts   181 correct pred (72% accurate)
Entry# 1736721            Tags   Past Edits
A full journey compilation on the 12934 Ahemdabad Mumbai Central Karnavati Express- one of India’s first Intercity Express trains to get the modern and luxurious LHB coaches. Continuing from where I left off previously, we had departed from Surat pf2 amidst mild showers. As my train accelerated through the mainline at Udhna Jn.; we saw the Ahemdabad bound Howrah-Ahemdabad Superfast express on pf1 looped for a scheduled halt. The rains had lashed out heavily all through Southern parts of Gujarat. There was not a single strip of land which wasn’t wet. As we moved southwards, stations like Amalsad were showing off their cleanliness post the rains. Pretty soon we crossed the Ahemdabad bound Shatabdi express led by a BRC WAP5. As we neared Valsad, we saw that the rains had subsided a bit.
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the non AC double decker coach in Valsad coach care centre was an added bonus. These coaches are presently exclusive to Western Railways, and can be seen in passenger trains operating between Valsad and Mumbai and also the legendary Flying Ranee express. After a 2min halt, we departed and the run was dull for the next 15 odd minutes. We crawled on top of the Par River near Atul. The rains had brought out all the silt in the river and it looked a chocolate wash-away. Then we proceeded on to our last commercial halt in Gujarat before entering Maharashtra- Vapi. The crowd in our D1 had lessened by about 30% at Vapi. Just before Bhilad outer, we negotiated a TSR and accelerated through the station.
As my coach reached the fag end of the platform, we spotted the Virar Surat shuttle entering pf1, led by a 25xxx series WAP4 from Vadodra (BRC) shed. The production pf this amazing locomotive entered the 25xxx series after the last WAP4 in the 22xxx series, namely the 22999; had been reached. With the advent of producing high speed locomotives, and increasing demand for high speed trains and rail connectivity, the CLW decided to stop the production of the WAP4; an era of dependency had ended in IR. 25051 was the last ever WAP4 produced, and it was allotted to Santragachi (SRC) shed.
After Bhilad, at Sanjan, we came to a dead halt; a deceleration from 100 to 0kmph in a matter of seconds. The reason for the halt was unknown, no chain pulling incidents were reported, and neither were the TTEs or RPF alerted. But the deceleration was so sudden and rapid one would assume it was a case of chainpulling, only difference was that it was not followed by the dot-dot-dash honk pattern as is the usual procedure. At Umargam rd station, we had a surprise waiting for us. Firozpur bound Janata express was departing after a scheduled halt from pf1, as we cruised through pf3. It was headed by BIA WAM4 21303, which is Bhilai based Railfan, Dr. Dhawal Mavani’s fav loco. Umargam rd was the last station in Gujarat before we crossed over the border to Maharashtra.
Immediately after entering Maharashtra, we crossed the Yeshvantpur-Bikaner bi-weekly express led by a KJM WDM3A. Following this, we crossed the wet coastal plains of Maharashtra. As we neared Boisar, the Porbandar bound Saurashtra express crossed us led by a BRC WAP4. Following this, popular RF spots Umroli and Kelve rd were crossed with ease. As we neared Vaitarna, we could feel the first vibes of Aamchi Mumbai, as we spotted a Virar Dahanu rd bound local. Post Vaitarna it was a merry run till Mumbai Central, with locals giving us company all the way. Vasai creek was a beauty to spot in the monsoon season. Our lone express train spotting post Virar was the Bandra-Chandigarh bi-weekly Superfast pulling out of BDTS led by an LDH WDM3A, surprisingly we didn’t spot the Paschim express that day, which was supposed to leave ahead of the Chandigarh express. Spotting Virar and Kandivali EMU car sheds, a small race with CR locals at Dadar; and lastly pulling into Mumbai Central bang on time, despite leaving late @ ADI and trailing the Indore Duronto post Vadodra; all in all, it was a good experience on-board the Karnavati express, but I would not recommend it’s 2S for on board RF, trying the ACC might give a better experience.
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General Travel
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Feb 17 2016 (20:45)   12936/Surat - Bandra Terminus SF InterCity Express | UBR/Umargam Road (3 PFs)
 

SriramSN~   1019 blog posts   513 correct pred (71% accurate)
Entry# 1741721            Tags   Past Edits
BRC WAP-4 hauling the Bandra bound INTERCITY EXPRESS in a hurry..!..!..!..
  
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Feb 06 2016 (12:43)   82901/Mumbai Central - New Delhi AC Suvidha Special | UBR/Umargam Road (3 PFs) | BRC/WAP-5/30060
 

SriramSN~   1019 blog posts   513 correct pred (71% accurate)
Entry# 1731311            Tags   Past Edits
Train that always needs good treatment, and takes priority over others.......NEW DELHI PREMIUM AC SUVIDHA

1 posts - Thu Feb 11, 2016

  
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Feb 16 2016 (12:55)
SriramSN~   1019 blog posts   513 correct pred (71% accurate)
Re# 1731311-2            Tags   Past Edits
Thanks, glad you liked it :-)

  
Feb 16 2016 (13:12)
Guest: b27322a   show all posts
Re# 1731311-3            Tags   Past Edits
superb sir

  
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Feb 16 2016 (17:18)
SriramSN~   1019 blog posts   513 correct pred (71% accurate)
Re# 1731311-4            Tags   Past Edits
Thanks. Glad you liked it :-)

  
Feb 17 2016 (13:47)
RAJ KISHORE BARIK   44 blog posts   606 correct pred (78% accurate)
Re# 1731311-5            Tags   Past Edits
good one

  
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Feb 17 2016 (15:01)
SriramSN~   1019 blog posts   513 correct pred (71% accurate)
Re# 1731311-6            Tags   Past Edits
Thanks. Glad you liked it :-)
  
General Travel
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Jan 30 2016 (11:35)   19578/Hapa - Tirunelveli Express | UBR/Umargam Road (3 PFs) | VTA/WDP-4D/40179
 

SriramSN~   1019 blog posts   513 correct pred (71% accurate)
Entry# 1724742            Tags   Past Edits
Morning rush......WDP-4D hauling the 19578 HAPA - TEN Express skips Umargam road, Gujarat, W.R..........
  
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Jan 25 2016 (21:24)   14708/Ranakpur Express (PT) | UBR/Umargam Road (3 PFs)
 

SriramSN~   1019 blog posts   513 correct pred (71% accurate)
Entry# 1721216            Tags   Past Edits
WAG-5P #hauling the BDTS - BKN Ranakpur Express #rushes through Umargam Road station, Gujarat W.R............

8 posts - Mon Jan 25, 2016

  
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Jan 25 2016 (21:58)
ranjitg370   2214 blog posts   1141 correct pred (74% accurate)
Re# 1721216-9            Tags   Past Edits
bct rajdhani
august kranti rajdhani
paschim exp
bdts - nzm garib rath
bdts - ddn exp
bct
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- fzr janta exp
regularly gets WAP-5 and WAP-7 of GZB

  
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Jan 25 2016 (22:02)
SriramSN~   1019 blog posts   513 correct pred (71% accurate)
Re# 1721216-10            Tags   Past Edits
GZB is common in most of zones, but TKD is a serious rare!!!

  
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Jan 25 2016 (22:05)
†★⚡ WAP5 ⚡★†   6053 blog posts   278 correct pred (90% accurate)
Re# 1721216-11            Tags   Past Edits
BDTS NZM Garib Rath gets TKD :P

  
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Jan 25 2016 (22:09)
ranjitg370   2214 blog posts   1141 correct pred (74% accurate)
Re# 1721216-12            Tags   Past Edits
mostly i seen bdts - nzm garibrath with GZB WAP-7 sometime it get TKD WAP-7

  
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Jan 25 2016 (22:12)
SriramSN~   1019 blog posts   513 correct pred (71% accurate)
Re# 1721216-13            Tags   Past Edits
TKD WAP-7 is regular with PUNE-NZM duronto, rest others is a rare sight
  
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Jan 21 2016 (21:42)   19568/Okha - Tuticorin Vivek Express | UBR/Umargam Road (3 PFs)
 

SriramSN~   1019 blog posts   513 correct pred (71% accurate)
Entry# 1717609            Tags   Past Edits
#unusualhalt @ Umargam road.
19568 VIVEK EXPRESS hauled by VTA WDM-3A .........//.........//.............
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