The “Red Panda” special train leaves Darjeeling 3 Days every week for Kurseong (or vice versa) with 2 First Class coaches behind one of our heritage ‘B’ Class steam locos (built between 1889 and 1927).
The ride passes a number of well-known sights and attractions en-route.The train will stop at Batasia Loop for 10 minutes for passengers to admire the views, at Ghum for 20 minutes for the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway – Railway Museum and at Margaret’s Hope Tea Garden for 15 minutes. The steep, uphill gradients of 1 in 20 are towards Ghum from both Darjeeling and Kurseong.
Days of RunETDDepartureArrivalETA
|Days of Run||ETD||Departure||Arrival||ETA|
|Tues, Thurs & Sat||09:10||Darjeeling||Kurseong||12:45|
|Tues, Thurs & Sun||14:00||Kurseong||Darjeeling||17:50|