Bangalore railway division

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Bangalore railway division is one of the three railway divisions under South Western Railway zone of Indian Railways. This railway division was formed on 5 November 1951 and its headquarter is located at Bangalore in the state of Karnataka of India.

Mysore railway division, and Hubli railway division are the other railway divisions under SWR Zone headquartered at Hubli.[1][2]

List of railway stations and towns[edit]

The list includes the stations under the Bangalore railway division and their station category.[3][4]

Category of station No. of stations Names of stations
A-1 Category 1 Bangalore City, Yesvantpur Junction
A Category 5 Bangarapet, Bangalore Cantonment, Kengeri, Krishnarajapuram, Sathya Sai Prasanthi Nilayam
B Category - -
C Category
(Suburban station)
- -
D Category - -
E Category - -
F Category
Halt Station
- -
Total - -

Stations closed for Passengers - Thanisandra Station


  1. ^ "Zones and their Divisions in Indian Railways" (PDF). Indian Railways. Archived from the original (PDF) on 19 March 2015. Retrieved 13 January 2016. 
  2. ^ "Bangalore Railway Division". Railway Board. Western Railway zone. Retrieved 13 January 2016. 
  3. ^ "Statement showing Category-wise No.of stations in IR based on Pass. earning of 2011" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 28 January 2016. Retrieved 15 January 2016. 
  4. ^ "PASSENGER AMENITIES - CRITERIA= For Categorisation Of Stations" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 4 March 2016. Retrieved 15 January 2016.