Jaisalmer railway station

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Jaisalmer railway station
Regional rail
LocationJaisalmer, Rajasthan
India
Coordinates26°54′55″N 70°55′37″E / 26.9152°N 70.9269°E / 26.9152; 70.9269
Elevation243 m (797 ft)
Owned byIndian Railways
Operated byNorth Western Railway
Line(s)Jodhpur-Jaisalmer line
Platforms3
Tracks5
ConnectionsTaxi stand, Autorickshaw
Construction
Structure typeAt grade
ParkingAvailable
Other information
StatusFunctioning
Station codeJSM
Zone(s) North Western Railway Zone
Division(s) Jodhpur Railway Division
History
Opened1921; 98 years ago (1921)
ElectrifiedNo
Previous namesJodhpur-Bikaner Railway

Jaisalmer railway station is a major railway station located in Jaisalmer, Rajasthan. The railway station is under the administrative control of North Western Railway of Indian Railways. The station has three platforms and a total of five tracks. Jodhpur- Jaisalmer Railway was merged with the Western Railway in November 1951. Later North Western Railway came into existence on 1 October 2002.[1][2][failed verification][3][failed verification]

Trains[edit]

Some important trains that originate and terminate at the station:[citation needed]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Railways to Commission 26 mw Wind Mill at Jaisalmer today". RailNews. 19 November 2015.
  2. ^ "हमीरा सोनू के बीच जल्द ही बिछेगी रेल लाइन". Bhaskar.com (in Hindi). 15 November 2015.
  3. ^ "स्वर्णनगरी में बिजली से दौड़ेगी ट्रेन". Bhaskar.com (in Hindi). 23 March 2015.

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