Tundla Junction railway station

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Tundla Junction
Indian Railway Station
Tundla Junction.jpg
Location Junction Point, Tundla, Uttar Pradesh
Coordinates 27°12′28″N 78°14′01″E / 27.2077°N 78.2336°E / 27.2077; 78.2336Coordinates: 27°12′28″N 78°14′01″E / 27.2077°N 78.2336°E / 27.2077; 78.2336
Elevation 166.878 metres (547.50 ft)
Owned by Indian Railways
Operated by North Central Railway
Line(s) Kanpur–Delhi section of Howrah–Delhi main line and Howrah–Gaya–Delhi line
Platforms 5
Structure type Standard on ground
Parking Yes
Bicycle facilities yes
Other information
Status Functioning
Station code TDL
Division(s) Allahabad
Opened 1866
Previous names East Indian Railway Company
Tundla railway station is located in Uttar Pradesh
Tundla railway station
Tundla railway station
Location in Uttar Pradesh

Tundla Junction is an important rail head in Uttar Pradesh. It is located on the DelhiKanpur main line. It is located just 25 km from Agra City. Tundla is a technical halt for changing drivers and guards for almost all trains the New Delhi–Mughalsarai / Lucknow sections. The station was built by the Britishers and still remains essentially unchanged. The railway station is a site in itself and takes one back to pre Independence era.


Tundla Junction is very important rail head for people of Agra and also tourists providing connectivity to the east of the country i.e. Kolkata, Guwahati, Patna etc.


  • 1972 Electrification from Howrah reaches.
  • 29 December 2002: Konkan Railway conducts a trial run of the Madgaon–Roha Express at 150 km/h (briefly touching 165 km/h at times) using a WDP-4 loco. Also in December (confirmation needed) NR is said to have run trials with a WDP-4 hauling at train at up to 180 km/h on the Ghaziabad–Tundla section.
  • 13–21 December 2003 : Trials with weak field arrangement for MEMUs on the Tundla–Kanpur section of NCR. With a 'dense crush load' and stopping at all stations, a 4-car MEMU rake could decrease its total running time by 7% with a max. speed of 90 km/h and 10% with a max. speed of 100 km/h on the 228 km section, because of the improved acceleration.