The Marine Lines area is
known for cricket matches and the Birla
Matushree Sabhaghar auditorium. Mumbai Locals go to the old-school Iranian cafe Kyani
& Co. for tea and mawa cakes. Marine Lines railway station is a railway station in Marine
The Marine Lines station, many years ago was south of
the current day location, near the church of Our Lady of Seven Dolours. Many years ago trains used to terminate at Marine Lines. Before
the closure of the Colaba railway station , Marine lines railways used to be the
third stop on the railway line.
Almost all fast trains stop at Marine Lines.
Southbound fast locals also stop at Marine Lines but skip the station during the
evening peak hours.
The steps of the north
end of the station pass by the cemetery. The commuters use the footpath to
reach the station quickly. Also, the closest station is the famous Marine
Drive flyover which is the only link to Marine Drive over the tracks from
Princess Street beginning to end. The south end exit reaches up to Princess Street which
leads to Kalbadevi Road.