Bhatkal railway station

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Bhatkal
Express train and Passenger train station
LocationIndia
Coordinates13°59′22″N 74°33′57″E / 13.9894°N 74.5657°E / 13.9894; 74.5657
Owned byIndian Railways
Operated byKonkan Railway
Line(s)Konkan Railway
Construction
Structure typeStandard
Disabled accessYes
Other information
StatusFunctioning
Station code
Zone(s) Konkan Railway
Fare zoneIndian Railways
History
Opened1997; 22 years ago (1997)
Services
Preceding station   Indian Railways   Following station
Konkan Railway
Location
Bhatkal is located in Karnataka
Bhatkal
Bhatkal
Location within Karnataka

Bhatkal railway station is a railway station in coastal Karnataka in South India. Its four-letter code is BTJL.

Background[edit]

Konkan Railway Academy(KRA) is situated here providing training to entire konkan railway employees.

Infrastructure[edit]

This station has two platforms and four tracks.

Lines[edit]

There is a single diesel broad gauge track.

Location[edit]

It lies off the Kanyakumari-Panvel Road, in Bhatkal, PIN Code 581320. The Mangalore Bajpe Airport (Code: IXE) is 125 km away. The station is located at an elevation of 15 metres above sea level. It lies within the KR/Konkan Zone under the Karwar Division.

Other stations[edit]

It falls under Karwar railway division of Konkan Railway zone, a subsidiary zone of Indian Railways.[1] under the jurisdiction of Konkan Railway. Bhatkal has 3 stations viz Bhatkal, Chitrapur Halt, Murdeshwar

References[edit]

  1. ^ Konkan Railway Corporation Ltd. (10 June 2016). Monsoon Time Table (2016 ed.). Belapur, Maharashtra: Konkan Railway Corporation Ltd. Archived from the original on 23 September 2016. Retrieved 10 August 2016.

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