Dadar railway station
|Mumbai Suburban Railway station|
|Elevation||6.610 metres (21.69 ft)|
|Owned by||Indian Railways|
Mumbai Dadar-Kalyan section
|Structure type||Standard on-ground station|
|Station code||DR (Central Line)
DDR (Western Line)
|Fare zone||Central Railways, Western Railways|
|Passengers (2016-17)||211,888 (daily)|
The Western and Central Line terminals are connected by a walkway and foot over bridge.
Platforms 5 and 6 on the Western Line cater to outstation trains, local trains terminating at Dadar, and the 15-car local trains. On the Central Railway side, Dadar station caters to both Central Railway Suburban trains and outstation trains. There is a separate terminus for outstation trains which terminate at Dadar on the Central side called Dadar Terminus.
In October 2012, CR announced plans to cease long distance train services terminating at Dadar within 5–6 years. The load would be transferred to Lokmanya Tilak Terminus (LTT) by upgrading the number of platforms at LTT from five to 12. As of now, Dadar station receives more than 500,000 visitors daily.
- Sitaram, Mewati (21 September 2014). "Are these TCs on Dadar FOB genuine?". Daily News and Analysis. Mumbai. Retrieved Jun 2, 2015.