Train to Shimla from Kalka

Kalka Shimla Toy Train Timings and Fare

Kalka to Shimla trains and their timings

Train Name Dep (Kalka) Arr (Shimla) Fare
Rail Motor
05:10 09:50 FC: Rs.305
Shivalik Delux
05:30 10:15 CC: Rs.415
Simla Express
06:00 11:05 2S: Rs.65
Himalayan Queen
12:10 17:20 CC: Rs.255
Codes: FC : First class; CC : Chair-car; 2S: Sitting

Rail fares between Kalka and Shimla have been updated on June 2014 after recent hike in rail fare

Which toy train from Kalka to Shimla?

Shivalik Express and Rail Motor Car are recommended toy trains to Shimla from Kalka. Simla Express and Himalayan queen are not particularly interesting as they do not have comfortable seating arrangements and also stop at all stations.
Which Train to Shimla?

Shimla Kalka Toy Train Timings

Train Name Dep (Shimla) Arr (Kalka) Fare
72452 Rail Motor 16:25 21:35 FC: Rs. 305
52452 Shivalik Delux 17:40 22:25 CC: Rs. 500
52454 Simla Express 18:15 23:20 2S: Rs.65
52456 Himalayan Queen 10:30 16:10 CC: Rs.255

Toy Train Booking

Bookings for all the above trains can be made at IRCTC website.
"KLK" is the station code for Kalka; "SML" is the station code for Shimla

Honeymoon Coach

Honeymooners should opt for the romantic Shivalik Queen ((RA-67) or the "honeymoon coach". Each coupe are designed for maximum privacy and are furnished with wall to wall carpet, elegantly curtained big windows and even an alarm bell to communicate with the driver.

Honeymoon coupe can be booked from any of the options listed below

Shimla Toy Train in National Geographic List

Shimla Toy Train was hand-picked by National Geographic Traveler editors as one of the 20 Best Trips of 2011.
"Visiting Shimla is equal parts journey and destination. For optimal snow-clad Himalayan views, chug back in time on the narrow-gauge Kalka Shimla Railway, one of three Indian lines on the World Heritage List." - Read More