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Blog Entry# 1908854
Posted: Jun 27 2016 (12:39)

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Last Response: Jun 27 2016 (12:58)
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Jun 27 2016 (12:39)   56141/Coonoor Udagamandalam MG Passenger

Railfan Z*^~   11779 blog posts   2592 correct pred (84% accurate)
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This particular train runs fairly empty. You can easily get tickets and seats as well.
A walkthrough to getting a seat in 56141.
1) Reach Coonoor Railway station as early as you please (need for reaching early depends on season, I reached at 06:45 in June and was 5th in the queue)
There'd be a queue near the UTS counter. Sit in the queue.
3) The counter will open at 07:30 sharp.
4) Tender exact change for a hassle free ticketing experience.
5) Tickets for first class are also available at 50 or 60 INR per ticket (don't remember precisely). Ticket in second class costs 10/- INR.
6) Board the train on a first come first serve basis. (It'll be empty anyway so hardly matters).
Meanwhile you can enjoy steamy sambhar vada available at ONR for breakfast. You'd love it!

Jun 27 2016 (12:47)
nump421~   1131 blog posts   1190 correct pred (90% accurate)
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What abt UR/2S/FC availability in MTP UAM Passenger from ONR TO UAM?

Jun 27 2016 (12:49)
Railfan Z*^~   11779 blog posts   2592 correct pred (84% accurate)
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Hold back, there'd be a dedicated tip for that. :-)
I gotta grab my laptop to attach a pic there, will do it later during the day. :)

Jun 27 2016 (12:58)
nump421~   1131 blog posts   1190 correct pred (90% accurate)
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