Nasik Road railway station
|Indian Railway Station|
|Location||Nasik-Pune Road, Nashik, Maharashtra, PIN 422101|
|Elevation||560.610 metres (1,839.27 ft)|
|Owned by||Indian Railways|
|Operated by||Central Railway|
New Delhi-Bhopal-Mumbai line
Pune–Nasik Road line
|Connections||Taxi, Rickshaw, Citybus|
|Structure type||Standard, on ground|
|Bicycle facilities||Available (HEXI)|
|Previous names||Great Indian Peninsula Railway|
Nasik Road railway station serves Nashik city, Nashik Road and surrounding areas in Nashik district in the Indian state of Maharashtra.It is main railway station of Nashik.It is one of the busiest railway station in India.It is Located On Mumbai-Delhi, Mumbai-Kolkata Main line.It is A1 category Railway station.It comes under Bhusawal Division Of Central Railway.Near about 300 Trains are having halt on this railway station.Approxiamately 2,00,000 pepole travel daily from this railway station.It is one of the cleanest railway station in India.
The first train in India travelled from Mumbai to Thane on 16 April 1853. By May, 1854, Great Indian Peninsula Railway's Mumbai-Thane line was extended to Kalyan. Bhusawal was set up in 1860, but the service started in the mid-1860s. The line was extended to Khandwa in 1866 and to Nagpur in 1867.
The railways in the Igatpuri-Manmad section were electrified in 1967-69.
Amenities at Nasik Road railway station include: tourist information centre, computerized reservation office, waiting room, retiring room, light refreshments, book stall,lift and escalator.
Nasik Road railway station is located at a distance of 9 km from Nashik city centre. Taxis,Auto & city buses are available at the railway station for travel to different parts of the city and outside.
Nasik Road railway station is amongst the top hundred booking stations of Indian Railway.
Nasik Road station has been awarded as 6th cleanest railway station in A1/A category in India by Indian Railway(2016 survey). It is only railway station in Maharashtra to rank at top 10 position.
Trains that halt here
- Panchvati Express
- Godavari Express
- Manmad Mumbai CSMT Rajya Rani Express
- Sewagram Express
- Vidarbha Express
- Devagiri Express
- Tapovan Express
- Karmabhoomi Express
- Gitanjali Express
- Howrah Mail via Nagpur
- Howrah Mail via Allahabad
- Pushapak Express
- Punjab Mail
- Pathankot Express
- Pawan Express
- Udyognagri Express
- Kamakhya-LTT AC Express
- Godaan Express
- Jan Shatabdi Express
- Rajendranagar-LTT Express
- Kamayani Express
- Mahanagari Express
- Nandigram Express
- Guwahati-LTT Express
- Saket Express
- Nizamabad-LTT Express
- Ranchi-LTT Express
- Vishakhapattanam-LTT Express
- Patliputra-LTT Express
- Kushinagar Express
- Gorkhpur-LTT Express
- Mangla Lakshdweep Express
- Vasco-Patna Express
- Pune-Bhusawal Express via Panvel
- Howrah Super Delux Express
- Mumbai-Hazrat Nizamuddin Bi-Weekly Rajdhani Express (via. Bhopal)
- LTT- Hazrat Nizamuddin AC Weekly Express
- Devlali-Bhusaval Passenger
- Mumbai-Bhusaval Passenger
- Igatpuri-Manmad Passenger
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