Rayagada railway station

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Rayagada
Indian Railway Junction Station
Rayagada Railway Station.jpg
Rayagada railway station
Location Rayagada, Odisha
India
Coordinates 19°10′33″N 83°24′38″E / 19.1759°N 83.4106°E / 19.1759; 83.4106Coordinates: 19°10′33″N 83°24′38″E / 19.1759°N 83.4106°E / 19.1759; 83.4106
Elevation 207 m (679 ft)
Line(s) Jharsuguda-Vizianagaram line
Platforms 3
Tracks Broad gauge 1,676 mm (5 ft 6 in)
Construction
Structure type Standard (on ground station)
Parking Available
Other information
Status Functioning
Station code RGDA
Zone(s) East Coast Railway
Division(s) Waltair
History
Opened 1931
Location
Rayagada railway station is located in Odisha
Rayagada railway station
Rayagada railway station
Location in Odisha

Rayagada railway station serves Rayagada district in the Indian state of Odisha.

History[edit]

The 79 km (49 mi) Vizianagaram-Parvatipuram line was opened in 1908-09 and an extension to Salur was built in 1913. The Parvatipuram-Raipur line was completed in 1931.[1]

The Koraput-Rayagada Rail Link Project was completed on 31 December 1998.[2]

Paper mill[edit]

J. K. Organisation operates a paper mill near Rayagada.[3]

Amenities[edit]

Rayagada railway station has a double-bedded non-AC retiring room and a six-bedded dormitory.[4]

Passenger movement[edit]

See Rayagada district and Gunupur for more details of railway lines in the district.

Some important train that origins/terminates :

Train No. Train Name Train Type Arrivals Arrival Time Departures Departure Time
18301 Sambalpur - Rayagada Intercity Express Express Daily 13:00 Daily 14:15
List of the trains running from Rayagada railway station :-
#No Train Number Train Name
1 12844 Ahmedabad - Puri Express
2 12843 Puri - Ahmedabad Express
3 17481 Bilaspur - Tirupati Express
4 13352 Alleppey - Dhanbad Express
5 13351 Dhanbad - Alappuzha Express
6 18448 Jagdalpur - Bhubaneswar Hirakhand Express
7 18447 Bhubaneswar - Jagdalpur Hirakhand Express
8 12835 Hatia - Yesvantpur Express
9 18005 Howrah Jn - Jagdalpur Express
10 18006 Jagdalpur - Howrah Jn Express
11 18517 Korba - Visakhapatnam Express
12 18310 Nanded - Sambalpur Nagawali Express
13 12807 Visakhapatnam - H Nizamuddin Samta Express
14 12808 H Nizamuddin - Visakhapatnam Samta Express
15 12836 Yesvantpur - Hatia Express
16 12889 Tatanagar - Yesvantpur Express
17 12890 Yesvantpur - Tatanagar Express
18 17482 Tirupati - Bilaspur Express
19 18107 Rourkela - Koraput Express
20 18108 Koraput - Rourkela Express
21 18189 Tatanagar - Alappuzha Express
22 18309 Sambalpur - Nanded Express
23 18518 Visakhapatnam - Korba Express
24 12375 Chennai - Asansol Express
25 12376 Asansol - Chennai Express
26 18211 Durg - Jagdalpur Express
27 18212 Jagdalpur - Durg Express
28 18437 Bhubaneshwar - Bhawanipatna Link Express
29 18438 Bhawanipatna - Bhubaneshwar Link Express
30 22847 Visakhapatnam - Lokmanya Tilak Super Fast Express
31 22848 Lokmanya Tilak - Visakhapatnam Super Fast Express
33 57271 Vijayawada Jn - Rayagada Passenger
34 57272 Rayagada - Vijayawada Jn Passenger
35 18638 Yesvantpur - Hatia Weekly Express
36 18574 Bhagat Ki Kothi - Visakhapatnam Weekly Express
37 19454 Puri - Gandhidham Weekly Express
38 58301 Sambalpur - Koraput Passenger (UnReserved)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Major Events in the Formation of S.E. Railway". South Eastern Railway. Retrieved 2012-11-10. 
  2. ^ "Koraput-Rayagada Rail Link Project". Process Register. Retrieved 2012-11-27. 
  3. ^ "JK Organisation". Archived from the original on 8 February 2012. Retrieved 2012-11-27. 
  4. ^ "East Coast Railway Amenities at Stations (as in 2008)". Retrieved 13 July 2013. 

External links[edit]

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