Khar Road railway station

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Khar Road
खार रोड
Mumbai Suburban Railway station
Mumbai 03-2016 06 Khar Road station.jpg
Coordinates 19°04′07″N 72°50′24″E / 19.068598°N 72.840042°E / 19.068598; 72.840042Coordinates: 19°04′07″N 72°50′24″E / 19.068598°N 72.840042°E / 19.068598; 72.840042
Owned by Ministry of Railways, Indian Railways
Line(s) Western Line, Harbour Line
Platforms 4
Tracks 6
Construction
Structure type Standard on-ground station
Other information
Fare zone Western Railways
History
Opened 1 July 1924
Electrified Yes
Traffic
Passengers 85,000 (2014)
Services
Preceding station  
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MSR
  Following station
toward Churchgate
Western Line
toward Dahanu Road
Harbour Line
toward Andheri
Location
Khar Road is located in Mumbai
Khar Road
Khar Road
Location within Mumbai

Khar Road (Marathi: खार रोड) is a railway station on the Western Line of the Mumbai Suburban Railway network, in the Khar suburb. It is close to the Bandra Terminus for upcountry trains.

The name of the station is derived from the name of the koli village Khar-Danda, near the Arabian Sea. Danda is a home to fishermen. Now a link will connect from Khar Danda to Bandra - Versova Sea Link.

Khar Road

On 11 July 2006, Khar Road was affected by the Mumbai train bombings.[1][2][3]

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