How to Reach Matheran from Surat by Train, Car, Road, Bus, Air, Bike

Matheran is located in the state of Maharashtra in India. It is a small hill station of India, which is situated in Karjat Tahsil. It is one of the most popular hill stations in Maharashtra, visited by a thousand of tourists each month. It is well connected with other parts of the country. In this article, we have provided the best tips on how to reach Matheran from Surat by various means of transportation.

Matheran
Matheran

How to Reach Matheran from Surat by Train, Car, Road, Bus, Air, Bike

By Train

There are no direct trains available from Surat to Matheran. To reach Matheran from Surat by train, you have to take train from Surat to Mumbai because there are several trains available from Surat to Mumbai. From Mumbai, you have to take car or taxi to reach Matheran. Here is the list of train running from Surat to Mumbai.

Trains between stations SURAT[ST] and MUMBAI CENTRAL[BCT] Type of trains: ALL TRAIN TYPES
Train No Train name Train type Runs on (From station)

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
From Dep To Arr. Travel time
1 12978 MARU SAGAR EXP SUPERFAST
X X X X X Y X
ST 00:06 BSR 03:35 03:29
2 22475 BKN CBE AC S F SUPERFAST
X X X X Y X X
ST 00:06 BSR 03:10 03:04
3 12940 JAIPUR-PUNE SF SUPERFAST
X X Y X X X Y
ST 00:20 BSR 04:10 03:50
4 19312 IND PUNE EXPRES MAIL EXP
Y Y X Y Y Y X
ST 00:20 BSR 04:10 03:50
5 12928 BRC – BCT EXPRESS SUPERFAST
Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
ST 00:27 BCT 04:50 04:23
6 19018 SAU JANATA EXP MAIL EXP
Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
ST 00:55 VR 04:14 03:19
7 22928 ADI BDTS LOKSHAKTI EXP SUPERFAST
Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
ST 01:08 BVI 05:03 03:55
8 12904 GOLDEN TEMPLE MAIL SUPERFAST
Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
ST 01:20 BCT 05:20 04:00
9 22904 BHUJ – BDTS SF AC SUPERFAST
X Y X X Y X Y
ST 01:30 BVI 04:11 02:41
10 22936 PIT-BDTS SF EXP SUPERFAST
X X X Y X X X
ST 01:40 BVI 05:30 03:50
11 12962 INDB – BCT AVANTIKA EXP. SUPERFAST
Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
ST 01:55 BCT 06:10 04:15
12 12902 GUJARAT MAIL SUPERFAST
Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
ST 02:05 BCT 06:25 04:20
13 19708 ARAVALI EXPRESS MAIL EXP
Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
ST 02:22 BVI 05:40 03:18
14 19006 SAURASHTRA MAIL MAIL EXP
Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
ST 02:35 BCT 07:10 04:35
15 19022 LJN BDTS EXP MAIL EXP
X Y X X X X X
ST 03:00 BVI 06:57 03:57
16 19204 BVC BDTS EXPRESS MAIL EXP
Y X X X X X X
ST 03:10 BVI 06:57 03:47
17 22654 NZM-TVC WKLY SF EXP MAIL EXP
X Y X X X X X
ST 03:10 BSR 06:40 03:30
18 22656 NZM-TVC WKLY SF EXP SUPERFAST
X X X X X Y X
ST 03:10 BSR 06:40 03:30
19 22934 JP – BDTS WEEKLY SF EXP SUPERFAST
X X Y X X X X
ST 03:27 BVI 06:57 03:30
20 12956 JP BCT SUPERFAST EXPRESS SUPERFAST
Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
ST 03:35 BCT 07:40 04:05
21 59038 SURAT VR PASS PASSENGER
Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
ST 04:15 VR 09:55 05:40
22 14707 RANAKPUR EXPRES MAIL EXP
Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
ST 04:42 BVI 08:46 04:04
23 12910 BDTS GARIB RATH GARIB RATH
Y X X Y X Y X
ST 04:50 BVI 07:21 02:31
24 12215 DEE-BDTS GARIBRATH GARIB RATH
X Y Y X Y X Y
ST 04:50 BVI 07:21 02:31
25 12248 NZM-BDTS YUVA SF AC EXP SUPERFAST
X X X X X X Y
ST 05:03 BDTS 09:20 04:17
26 22452 CDG – BDTS EXPRESS SUPERFAST
Y X X Y X X X
ST 05:03 BVI 08:26 03:23
27 12952 MUMBAI RAJDHANI EXPRESS RAJDHANI
Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
ST 05:18 BCT 08:35 03:17
28 12922 FLYING RANI S.F. EXPRESS SUPERFAST
Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
ST 05:25 BCT 10:10 04:45
29 12972 BHAVNAGAR S.F.EXP SUPERFAST
Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
ST 05:55 BVI 09:22 03:27
30 12954 AUGUST KRANTI RAJ EXPRES RAJDHANI
Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
ST 06:15 BCT 10:00 03:45
31 12484 KCVL EXPRESS SUPERFAST
Y X X X X X X
ST 06:30 BSR 10:50 04:20
32 12288 DDN KCVL SUP EXP SUPERFAST
X Y X X X X X
ST 06:30 BSR 10:50 04:20
33 19132 KUTCH EXPRESS MAIL EXP
Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
ST 07:05 BVI 10:34 03:29
34 59440 AHMADABAD PASS PASSENGER
Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
ST 07:15 BCT 15:00 07:45
35 19578 HAPA-TEN WEEKLY MAIL EXP
X X X X X Y Y
ST 07:25 BSR 11:20 03:55
36 19262 PBR- KCVL EXPRESS MAIL EXP
X X X X Y X X
ST 07:25 BSR 10:50 03:25
37 12479 SURYA NAGRI EXP. SUPERFAST
Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
ST 07:35 BVI 10:42 03:07
38 12489 BKN-DDR SF EXP SUPERFAST
X X Y X X X Y
ST 08:20 BVI 11:20 03:00
39 12960 DDR-BHUJ-DDR BI WEEKLY SF SUPERFAST
X Y X X Y X X
ST 08:20 BSR 11:02 02:42
40 12934 KARNAVATI EXP SUPERFAST
Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
ST 08:40 BCT 12:35 03:55
41 12990 AII-DDR SUPER. SUPERFAST
Y X X Y X Y X
ST 08:55 BVI 11:56 03:01
42 19066 BGKT BDTS EXP MAIL EXP
X X X X X X Y
ST 08:55 BVI 11:56 03:01
43 22473 BKN-BDTS SF EXP SUPERFAST
X Y X X X X X
ST 08:55 BVI 11:57 03:02
44 12932 ADI-BCT AC DOUBLE DECKER SUPERFAST
Y Y Y Y Y Y X
ST 09:27 BCT 13:00 03:33
45 22902 UDZ-BDTS SUPERFAST EXP SUPERFAST
Y X X Y X Y X
ST 09:50 BVI 12:53 03:03
46 19116 BHUJ BDTS EXP MAIL EXP
Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
ST 10:00 BVI 13:20 03:20
47 12996 UDZ BDTS SF EXP SUPERFAST
X X Y X Y X Y
ST 10:13 BVI 13:26 03:13
48 12980 JP-BDTS SUPER. SUPERFAST
X Y X Y X Y X
ST 10:13 BVI 13:27 03:14
49 22996 AII-BDTS SUF. EXP. SUPERFAST
X X Y X Y X Y
ST 10:13 BVI 13:26 03:13
50 22926 KLK – UMB LINK EXP SUPERFAST
Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
ST 10:20 BVI 13:51 03:31
51 12926 PASCHIM EXPRESS SUPERFAST
Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
ST 10:20 BVI 13:51 03:31
52 11102 GWL-PUNE EXP MAIL EXP
X X X X X X Y
ST 10:45 BSR 14:30 03:45
53 19012 GUJARAT EXPRESS MAIL EXP
Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
ST 11:20 BCT 16:25 05:05
54 19216 SAURASHTRA EXP MAIL EXP
Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
ST 12:35 BCT 19:15 06:40
55 22908 HAPA – MADGAON SF EXP SUPERFAST
X X X Y X X X
ST 13:17 BSR 16:20 03:03
56 22916 HSR-BDTS SUPER FAST EXP SUPERFAST
X X Y X X X X
ST 13:22 BVI 16:23 03:01
57 19030 DEE BDTS EXP MAIL EXP
X X X X Y X X
ST 13:22 BVI 16:20 02:58
58 11103 JHS-BDTS EXP MAIL EXP
Y Y X X X X X
ST 13:22 BVI 16:20 02:58
59 19024 FZR BCT JANATA MAIL EXP
Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
ST 13:35 BCT 20:10 06:35
60 22932 JSM BDTS EXP SUPERFAST
X X X X X X Y
ST 13:50 BVI 16:45 02:55
61 19420 ADI MAS EXP MAIL EXP
X X Y X X Y X
ST 13:55 BSR 16:45 02:50
62 12472 SWARAJ EXPRESS SUPERFAST
X X Y Y X Y Y
ST 14:10 BVI 17:16 03:06
63 19568 VIVEK EXPRESS MAIL EXP
X X X X Y X X
ST 14:35 BSR 18:25 03:50
64 19202 PBR SC EXPRESS MAIL EXP
X Y X X X X X
ST 14:35 BSR 18:20 03:45
65 16613 RJT CBE WKLY EXPRESS MAIL EXP
X X X X X X Y
ST 14:35 BSR 18:25 03:50
66 17017 RJT-SC RAJKOT EXP MAIL EXP
Y X Y Y X X X
ST 14:35 BSR 18:25 03:50
67 17203 BVC-CCT EXP MAIL EXP
X X X X X Y X
ST 14:35 BSR 18:20 03:45
68 16333 VRL TVC EXPRESS MAIL EXP
X X X Y X X X
ST 15:35 BSR 20:25 04:50
69 16337 OKHA ERS EXPRESS MAIL EXP
Y X X X X Y X
ST 15:35 BSR 20:30 04:55
70 16311 BKN KCVL EXPRES MAIL EXP
X X Y X X X X
ST 15:45 BSR 20:35 04:50
71 16335 NAGERCOIL EXP MAIL EXP
X X X X Y X X
ST 15:45 BSR 20:35 04:50
72 19260 BVC KCVL EXP MAIL EXP
X X X X X X Y
ST 15:45 BSR 20:30 04:45
73 12936 ST – BDTS INTERCITY EXP SUPERFAST
Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
ST 16:00 VR 19:03 03:03
74 59010 BH VIRAR PASS PASSENGER
Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
ST 16:00 VR 21:30 05:30
75 22918 HW-BDTS SUPERFAST EXP SUPERFAST
X X X X Y X X
ST 17:00 BVI 21:12 04:12
76 12010 SHATABDI EXP SHATABDI
Y Y Y Y Y Y X
ST 18:02 BCT 21:35 03:33
77 59048 SURAT VR PASS PASSENGER
Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
ST 18:20 VR 23:10 04:50
78 22634 NZM TVC SF EXP SUPERFAST
X X X X X Y X
ST 18:35 BSR 21:35 03:00
79 19452 GIM – BDTS WEEKLY EXP MAIL EXP
X X X Y X X X
ST 18:35 BVI 21:40 03:05
80 19028 VIVEK EXPRESS MAIL EXP
X Y X X X X X
ST 18:35 BVI 21:40 03:05
81 16588 BKN-YPR BI-WEEKLY EXP MAIL EXP
Y X Y X X X X
ST 18:35 BSR 21:35 03:00
82 19062 RMR BDTS EXP MAIL EXP
X X X X X X Y
ST 18:35 BVI 21:40 03:05
83 14806 BME YPR AC EXP MAIL EXP
X X X X Y X X
ST 18:35 BSR 21:40 03:05
84 22443 CNB-BDTS EXPRESS MAIL EXP
X X X Y X X X
ST 19:00 BVI 22:24 03:24
85 16209 AII MYS EXPRESS MAIL EXP
X X X X Y X Y
ST 19:15 BSR 23:40 04:25
86 16505 GIMB SBC EXPRES MAIL EXP
X Y X X X X X
ST 19:15 BSR 23:40 04:25
87 16507 JU BANGLORE EXP MAIL EXP
X X X Y X Y X
ST 19:15 BSR 23:40 04:25
88 16531 GARIB NAWAJ EXP MAIL EXP
Y X X X X X X
ST 19:15 BSR 23:40 04:25
89 16533 JU-YPR MAIL EXP
X X Y X X X X
ST 19:15 BSR 23:40 04:25
90 11087 VRL-PUNE EXPRESS MAIL EXP
X X X X X Y X
ST 20:20 BSR 00:25 04:05
91 11089 BGKTPUNE EXPRESS MAIL EXP
X Y X X X X X
ST 20:20 BSR 00:25 04:05
92 11091 BHUJ PUNE EXP MAIL EXP
X X Y X X X X
ST 20:20 BSR 00:25 04:05
93 11095 AHIMSA EXPRESS MAIL EXP
X X X Y X X X
ST 20:20 BSR 00:25 04:05
94 59442 AHMEDABAD PASSENGER PASSENGER
Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
ST 21:30 BCT 04:35 07:05
95 19020 DEHRADUN EXP MAIL EXP
Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
ST 22:38 VR 02:56 04:18
96 19038 AVADH EXPRESS MAIL EXP
X Y X Y X Y Y
ST 23:30 BVI 03:35 04:05
97 19040 AVADH EXPRESS MAIL EXP
Y X Y X Y X X
ST 23:30 BVI 03:35 04:05
98 11049 ADI-KOP EXPRESS MAIL EXP
X X X X X X Y
ST 23:50 BSR 03:35 03:45

By Car/Road/Bike

The distance between Surat and Matheran is 347 km and it may take up to 6 hours and 20 minutes of driving by a car. If you like to go Matheran from Surat by car, road or bike, then you should follow the following driving directions.

1.Head east towards S Zone Rd
2.Turn right onto S Zone Rd
Take National Highway 8 and National Highway 4 to MH SH 79 in Maharashtra
3.Turn right onto NH228(Drive along Silicon Shoppers (on the right for 100 m)
4.At the roundabout, take the 1st exit(Pass by Shiv Ranjani Apartment (on the left)
5.Turn right towards GJ SH 168
6.Turn left onto GJ SH 168
7.Turn right(Drive along Palsana Shopping Center (on the left for 160 m)
8.Turn right towards National Highway 8
9.Turn left onto National Highway 8(Partial toll road,Pass by Artemis Complex
10.Turn left onto Ghodbunder Rd(Partial toll road,Pass by Hotel Fountain (on the right)
11.Keep right to continue on Kapurbawdi Flyover
12.Merge onto NH 3
13.Slight left onto Pune Rd/Toll Plaza Thane(Continue to follow Pune Rd,Partial toll road
14.Continue onto National Highway 4(Partial toll road,Pass by Mhatre Vidyalaya and Jr College (on the left in 21.4 km)
15.Turn left at NH 4C
16.Slight left
17.Merge onto Mumbai-Pune Expy
18.Take the exit towards Panvel Bypass Rd
19.Continue onto Panvel Bypass Rd
20.Turn left onto National Highway 4(Partial toll road,Pass by Toll Naka (on the right in 1.1 km)
Follow MH SH 79 and Neral – Matheran Rd to your destination in Matheran
21.Turn left onto MH SH 79(Pass by Dnyandeep Society (on the right in 8.6 km)
22.Turn left at Matheran Taxi Stand onto Neral – Matheran Rd(Pass by Ganesh Mandir (on the right in 2.3 km)
23.Turn left to stay on Neral – Matheran Rd(Pass by Dasturi Car Parking (on the left)
24.Turn left
Matheran, Maharashtra

By Bus

To reach Matheran from Surat, bus is considered as the cheapest way. You have to take bus from Surat to Mumbai. From Mumbai, you can take a private taxi or car to reach Matheran. You can get the Government buses as well as private bus operators buses from various locations of Mumbai to reach Matheran.

To reach Mumbai from Surat, the Government buses may take up to 5 hours and 35 minutes of travelling and private bus operators buses may take up to 6 hours and 30 minutes of travelling.

Related Article: How to Reach Matheran from Mumbai

By Air

There is no direct flight from Surat to Matheran. It is a better way to take SpiceJet flight from Surat to Mumbai and then take taxi or car from Mumbai to Matheran. Alternatively, you can also use private buses to reach Matheran from Mumbai. Many Government buses are available to reach Matheran from the city of Mumbai.

Article first published on March 31, 2015.

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