About: Vile Parle Railway Station

About - Vile Parle Railway Station (Mumbai Suburban, Maharashtra, India)

1842-1843
The villages of Vial Parla and Ju were granted in inam to Navroji Jamshedji.

1906
The station was opened in the village of Veleh Padle. It is said that the name “Vile Parle” has been derived from two small but old temples: Virleshwar and Parleshwar

2013
Vile Parle becomes the first station on the Western Line to have an escalator.

2016
The region houses Mumbai Airport’s Domestic Terminal and is also a well-established hub for students due to the presence of many esteemed educational institutes. The famous Parle biscuit factory was located here too.

(Source: Display Board)