Asangaon railway station

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Asangaon
आसनगाव
Mumbai Suburban Railway station
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Station statistics
Coordinates 19°26′27.08″N 73°18′11.1″E / 19.4408556°N 73.303083°E / 19.4408556; 73.303083Coordinates: 19°26′27.08″N 73°18′11.1″E / 19.4408556°N 73.303083°E / 19.4408556; 73.303083
Line(s) Central Line
Baggage check No
Other information
Station code AN
Owned by Ministry of Railways, Indian Railways
Fare zone Central Railways
Services
Preceding station   Mumbai Suburban Railway   Following station
Central Line
North-east branch
toward Kasara

Asangaon is a railway station on the Central line of the Mumbai Suburban Railway network. It is the only railway station for Shahapur city. Around 70 to 75 thousand commuters use this station on daily basis. It is the terminal station for Asangaon local train.

Asangaon is in Shahapur Taluka of District Thane. This railway station services the villages of Asangaon, Taluka Headquarters Shahapur and many surrounding villages. People travelling to Mahuli Fort and Manas Mandir, Shahapur use the Asangaon Railway Station. Besides the Mumbai Suburban (Mumbai CST–Thane–Kalyan–Titwala–Asanagon–Kasara) suburban railway, Asangaon is also serviced by the dual-carriageway National Highway No.3.

Asangaon used to be a sleepy village along the Mumbai Nashik Highway and the Mumbai–Kasara–Igatpuri–Nashik railway line. It has recently gained a lot of attention because of the 400-odd Non Polluting industries in the Asangaon Industrial Area and Oswal Industrial Estate nearby, many new residential developments, colleges, retail outlets, banks and eateries are opening up.

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