Kota Junction railway station

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Kota Junction
कोटा जंक्शन
Indian Railway station
Kota Railway station.jpg
Location Bhimganj Mandi, Railway Colony Rd, Railway station area, Kota, Rajasthan
Coordinates 25°13′23″N 75°52′52″E / 25.2231°N 75.8810°E / 25.2231; 75.8810Coordinates: 25°13′23″N 75°52′52″E / 25.2231°N 75.8810°E / 25.2231; 75.8810
Elevation 256 metres (840 ft)
Owned by Ministry of Railways, Indian Railways
Line(s) New DelhiMumbai, KotaBina, Kota→Chanderia section
Platforms 5 ( 1, 1A, 2, 3 , 4)
Construction
Structure type Standard on-ground station
Parking Yes
Other information
Station code KOTA
Fare zone West Central railway, Kota railway division
Electrified Yes

Kota Junction railway station is a railway station on the West Central railway network. It is the headquarters of Kota railway division of West Central Railway zone.[1]

Kota is the only station in Rajasthan followed by Jaipur & Ajmer, connected to all the major cities of India. It is an important station on the Delhi-Mumbai (via Vadodara ) main line. There is a dedicated Jan Shatabdi that runs between Kota & Hazrat Nizamuddin. Another suburban station of South Kota city is Dakaniya Talav Railway station which has a stoppage of Bandra Terminus Gorakhpur Avadh Express, Dehradun Express and Ranthambore Express

A broad-gauge railway facility between Kota and Jodhpur via Jaipur exists. Kota is also an originating point for many trains like Kota–Damoh Passenger (Kota–Katni Passenger) connecting Kota to Damoh in Madhya Pradesh. The other includes, Kota–Vadodara Passenger, Kota–Hanumangarh Express, Kota–Ajmer, Kota–Jabalpur & Kota–Bina Passenger. Patna–Kota Express connects Kota and Patna cities via Agra, Kanpur, Lucknow and Varanasi.

Important trains[edit]

Some of the important trains that pass through Kota are :

Routes from Kota Junction[edit]

  • Kota → Sawaimadhopur → Jaipur → Jodhpur
  • Kota → Sawaimadhopur → Jaipur → Bikaner
  • Kota → Sawaimadhopur → Jaipur → Ajmer
  • Kota → Sawaimadhopur → Bayana → Agra Fort
  • Kota → Sawaimadhopur → Bharatpur → Mathura → Delhi
  • Kota → Chittaurgarh → Udaipur
  • Kota → Chittaurgarh → Ajmer → Jaipur
  • Kota → Chittaurgarh → Ratlam
  • Kota → Nagda → Ujjain → Bhopal
  • Kota → Nagda → Ujjain → Indore
  • Kota → Nagda → Ratlam → Vadodara → Mumbai
  • Kota → Nagda → Ratlam → Vadodara → Ahmedabad
  • Kota → Ramganj Mandi → Jhalawad City
  • Kota → Ruthiyai → Guna → Bina
  • Kota → Ruthiyai → Guna → Gwaliar
  • Kota → Ruthiyai → Guna → Bina → Katni → Jabalpur


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References[edit]

  1. ^ KOTA JN. india rail info