Sagauli

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Sagauli
Sugoli
town
Sagauli is located in Bihar
Sagauli
Sagauli
Location in Bihar, India
Coordinates: 26°47′0″N 84°44′0″E / 26.78333°N 84.73333°E / 26.78333; 84.73333Coordinates: 26°47′0″N 84°44′0″E / 26.78333°N 84.73333°E / 26.78333; 84.73333
Country  India
State Bihar
District East Champaran
Elevation 61 m (200 ft)
Languages
 • Official Bhojpuri, Hindi, Maithili
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Coastline 0 kilometres (0 mi)

Sagauli is a town in East Champaran district of Bihar state, India

Geography[edit]

It is located at an elevation of 61 m above MSL.[1]

Location[edit]

National Highway 28A passes through Sagauli. Nearest airport is Patna Airport.

Transport[edit]

Rail[edit]

Sagauli railway station junction is situated on the Delhi – Gorakhpur - Sagauli - Muzaffarpur - Kolkata lines.

Sagauli is connected to several cities in Bihar with daily passenger trains. There are multiple daily connections to Muzaffarpur, Raxaul, and Sitamarhi and daily connections to Bagaha,Bettiah, Hajipur, Samastipur, Motihari and Narkatiaganj.

Daily express trains connect to Delhi with stops in major cities in Uttar Pradesh including Gorakhpur and Bareilly. Kolkata is also connected by a daily express train.

There are also direct trains to Lucknow and Varanasi with stops in several towns in Uttar Pradesh. Chhapra, Patna, Jabalpur, Mumbai, Darbhanga, Barauni, Dhanbad, Bokaro, Ranchi, Rourkela, Bilaspur, Raipur and Nagpur are also connected by weekly or multiple weekly trains.

Delhi is connected via Satyagraha Express and Sadbhavana Express. Earlier, all tracks were metre gauge but most have been converted to 1,676 mm (5 ft 6 in) Broad gauge under Project Unigauge. After the completion of the gauge conversion from Darbhanga to Sagauli via Sitamarhi, another broad gauge route to Sagauli became available from March 2014. The metre gauge track from Sagauli to Narkatiaganj remains to be converted.

Road[edit]

Sagauli is connected to major cities of India by National Highway 28A. It is the main route to Nepal. The capital of Nepal, Kathmandu is connected with India through this highway. Jeeps, Buses and trucks are also available to go nearest town Ramgarhwa, Raxaul and Motihari.

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