Shivajinagar railway station

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Shivaji Nagar
शिवाजी नगर रेल्वे स्थानक
Pune Suburban Railway Station
Shivaji Nagar entrance.jpg
Station statistics
Address Shivajinagar Station, Pune.
India
Coordinates 18°31′57″N 73°51′05″E / 18.5326°N 73.8514°E / 18.5326; 73.8514Coordinates: 18°31′57″N 73°51′05″E / 18.5326°N 73.8514°E / 18.5326; 73.8514
Elevation 550.42 metres (1,805.8 ft)
Line(s) Pune Suburban Railway
Platforms 2
Tracks 4
Parking Yes
Baggage check No
Other information
Electrified Yes
Station code SVJR
Owned by Indian Railways
Fare zone Central Railway
Services
Pune Suburban Railway, Indian Railways.


Pune – Lonavla
Pune Suburban Railway System
Pune Junction Mainline rail interchange BSicon LDER.svg Parking
Mutha River
Shivajinagar Bus interchange
Khadki
Mula River
Dapodi
Kasarwadi
Pimpri
Chinchwad
Akurdi
Dehu Road
Begdewadi
Ghorawadi
Talegaon
Vadgaon
Kanhe
Kamshet
Malavli
Lonavla Mainline rail interchange Parking

Shivajinagar Railway Station is a station with two platforms. This is a major halt for suburban trains of Pune. The station is also halt for trains from Mumbai to Pune Junction. This Station is important because this is the nearest railway station to Pune's Session Court and many important building like the College of Engineering, PMC building etc. Trains which halt on this station generally halt for 2 to 3 minutes. The old Mumbai - Pune road is to the backside of this station. This Station is just 2 kilometres (1.2 mi) away from Pune Railway Station.

Shivaji Nagar stationboard
Shivaji Nagar overview
Shivaji Nagar platformboard
Koyna Express at Shivaji Nagar station

Trains[edit]

Express/Mails[edit]

Train Name Frequency
Bhuj - Pune Intercity Express Weekly (Only to Pune)
Veraval - Pune Intercity Express Weekly (Only to Pune)
Ahmedabad - Pune Ahimsa Express Weekly (Only to Pune)
Jodhpur - Pune Intercity Express Weekly (Only to Pune)
Mumbai - Pune Deccan Express Daily
Mumbai - Pune Indrayani Express Daily (Only to Pune)
Mumbai Pune Intercity Express Daily (Only to Pune)
Mumbai - Kolhapur Koyna Express Daily
Mumbai - Pune Sinhagad Express Daily
Mumbai - Pune Pragati Express Daily (Only to Pune)
Mumbai - Pune Deccan Queen Express Daily (Only to Pune)

Ordinary[edit]

Train Name Frequency
Karjat - Daund

Karjat - Pune Passenger.

Daily
Baramati - Karjat

Pune - Karjat Passenger.

Daily
Mumbai - Bijapur Passenger. Five Days
Mumbai - Shirdi Passenger. Daily
Mumbai - Pandharpur Passenger. Two Days

Train to Navi Mumbai[edit]

A train service is proposed from this station to Kurla's Lokmanya Tilak Terminus via Navi Mumbai. This train will halt at Lonavla, Karjat, Panvel, Vashi and Belapur stations. The current link from Navi Mumbai is Pragati Express which is run on trial bases between the two cities.[1]

Suburban trains[edit]

There are two trains which origin from Shivajinagar for Lonavla and two trains from Lonavla terminate at Shivajinagar. There are 15 trains which operate between Pune Junction - Lonavla - Pune Junction section and three between Pune Junction - Talegaon Dabhade - Pune Junction section. These trains have their halt at this station.

Demand for new suburban trains from Shivajinagar[edit]

There is a demand to increase suburban trains from Shivajinagar station by commuters.[2]

Expansion[edit]

A new platform is proposed to be constructed at shivajinagar station for trains originating and terminating here.[3] This will accommodate the local trains originating and terminating over here. This platform will be constructed near platform no. 1. There are also plans to start long distance trains from here.[4]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]

  1. Shivajinagar bus stand timetable
  2. Shivajinagar, Pune
  3. Shivajinagar Railway Station