Coimbatore based M & C and Southern Railway Salem Division jointly today launched the most prestigious pilgrimage train package trip from Coimbatore to Shirdi. First ever train run by Railways-Private partnership, under Bharat Gaurav Scheme.
Celebrity Actress Janani Iyer lit the auspicious lamp in the presence of Mr.Umeash, CEO, M & C and Mr.Harikrishnan, IRTS, Southern Railway Salem Division. During the press meet, Janani Iyer said that she is more happy to be associated with this prestigious journey and with Shirdi Saibaba's blessings she got the opportunity to work in the promo advt.

Mr.Harikrishnan, IRTS, Southern Railway Salem Division spoke on the importance of Railways-Private partnership projects. Mr.Umeash, CEO, M & C thanked all for this function a grand success.

Salient features of Sai Sadan Express Coimbatore-Shirdi Train Service:
Booking / information website:

The Package: Comprises of all meals, travel from/to Coimbatore - Shirdi - Coimbatore, local transfers from station to Hotel/ Shirdi Sai Temple, including Darshan Tickets and a take away welcome travel kit comprising of bed sheets, blankets, etc., Stay at Shirdi with AC accommodation on twin sharing basis with meals. Shirdi SAI Darshan on Thursdays.

The Train: This will be Weekly train, starting Tuesday mid-morning and returning on Friday late-evening. Train coaches will be AC two tier and with superior facilities.

Pick-up Points:
1. Coimbatore
2. Tirupur
3. Erode
4. Salem
5. Bengaluru

The Food: Tasty and healthy pure vegetarian meal options with South Indian, North Indian and Jain delicacies hygienically prepared and served in bio-degradable tableware.

Additional Facilities:
Personalized service from our guest relation executives and cabin attendants.
Experienced guides to escort devotees to Mantralayam and Shirdi.
Clean, Hygienic and Sanitised coaches & toilets.
Personalized on-request menu at additional cost.

We will commence spiritual tours from Chennai / Madurai / Kanyakumari and Trichy, in the near future connecting destinations like Kasi/Rameshwaram/Tirupathi/Gaya and the holy state of Uttarakhand.