Eluru railway station

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Indian Railway Station
Eluru Railway Station Main Entrance
Location Eluru, West Godavari district, Andhra Pradesh
Coordinates 16°43′04″N 81°07′11″E / 16.7179°N 81.1198°E / 16.7179; 81.1198Coordinates: 16°43′04″N 81°07′11″E / 16.7179°N 81.1198°E / 16.7179; 81.1198
Elevation 22 m (72 ft)
Owned by Indian Railways
Operated by South Central Railway
Line(s) Visakhapatnam-Vijayawada section of Howrah-Chennai main line
Platforms 3, 1 side platform,1 island platform
Tracks 6 Broad gauge 1,676 mm (5 ft 6 in)
Structure type Standard (on ground station)
Parking Available
Disabled access Handicapped/disabled access
Other information
Station code EE
Division(s) Vijayawada
Opened 1893–96
Electrified 1995–96
Passengers 28.5 millions[1]
Eluru railway station is located in Andhra Pradesh
Eluru railway station
Eluru railway station
Location in Andhra Pradesh
Preceding station   Indian Railways   Following station
South Central Railway zone

Eluru railway station is an Indian railway station in Eluru city of Andhra Pradesh. It lies on the Howrah-Chennai main line and is administered under Vijayawada railway division of South Central Railway zone.[2] It is ranked as 85th most busiest railway station in India.[3]


Between 1893 and 1896, 1,288 km (800 mi) of the East Coast State Railway, between Vijayawada and Cuttack, was opened for traffic.[4] The southern part of the East Coast State Railway (from Waltair to Vijayawada) was taken over by Madras Railway in 1901.[5]


The Mustabad-Gannavaram-Nuzvid-Bhimadolu sector was electrified in 1995-96.[6]

Eluru East Terminus Reservation Office


Eluru railway station is an ‘A’–category station. It is recognized as a Model station and Touch & Feel (Modern Stations) in the Vijayawada railway division.[7][8]


SCR to provile baby food at this station soon[9]

Satellite stations[edit]

Eluru city consists of five other railway stations. These are:

Station Name Station Code Railway Division
Vatluru Station VAT Vijayawada Division
Powerpet Station PRH Vijayawada Division
Denduluru Station DEL Vijayawada Division
Sitampet Station STPT Vijayawada Division
Bhimadole Station BMD Vijayawada Division


  1. ^ "Passengers served by station everyday (page no=11)" (PDF). 
  2. ^ "Statement showing Category-wise No.of stations" (PDF). Retrieved 18 January 2016. 
  4. ^ "Major Events in the Formation of S.E. Railway". South Eastern Railway. Retrieved 2013-01-25. 
  5. ^ "IR History: Part III (1900-1947)". IRFCA. Retrieved 2013-01-19. 
  6. ^ "History of Electrification". IRFCA. Retrieved 12 July 2013. 
  7. ^ "Vijayawada division - A Profile" (PDF). South Central Railway. Retrieved 18 January 2016. 
  8. ^ "Jump in SCR Vijayawada division revenue". The Hindu. Vijayawada. 28 April 2015. Retrieved 29 May 2015. 
  9. ^ "Railways to provide baby food at stations". 

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