Abada railway station

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Abada
Kolkata Suburban Railway station
Station statistics
Address Abada, Howrah district
Coordinates 22°32′52″N 88°11′59″E / 22.54781°N 88.19967°E / 22.54781; 88.19967Coordinates: 22°32′52″N 88°11′59″E / 22.54781°N 88.19967°E / 22.54781; 88.19967
Line(s) Howrah-Kharagpur line
Structure type Standard on-ground station
Platforms 3
Parking No
Bicycle facilities No
Baggage check No
Other information
Station code ABB
Owned by Indian Railways[1]
Fare zone Suth Eastern Railway
Location
Abada railway station is located in West Bengal
Abada railway station
Abada railway station
Location in West Bengal

The Abada railway station in the Indian state of West Bengal, serves Abada, India in Howrah district. It is on the Howrah-Kharagpur line. It is 18 km (11 mi) from Howrah Station.[2]

History[edit]

The Howrah-Kharagpur line was opened in 1900.[3]

Tracks[edit]

The Howrah-Panskura stretch has three lines.[4]

Electrification[edit]

The Howrah-Kharagpur line was electrified in 1967-69.[5]

Passenger movement[edit]

Abada railway station handles around 6,000 passengers everyday.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://indiarailinfo.com/station/map/5986
  2. ^ Combined suburban Time Table - Eastern Railway, Metro Railway, South Eastern Railway
  3. ^ "Major events in formation of S.E.Railway". South Eastern Railway. Retrieved 10 April 2013. 
  4. ^ "Howrah-Pune AC Duronto Express". indiarailinfo. Retrieved 10 April 2013. 
  5. ^ "History of Electrification". IRFCA. Retrieved 10 February 2013. 
  6. ^ "Abada (ABB)". Indian Rail Enquiry. Retrieved 2 October 2013. 

External links[edit]

Trains at Abada

Preceding station   Indian Railway   Following station
South Eastern Railway zone