Warisaliganj railway station

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Warisaliganj
Express train and Passenger train station
Warisaliganj Railway Station.jpg
LocationStation Road, Warisaliganj, Bihar
India
Coordinates24°59′28″N 85°37′07″E / 24.9912°N 85.6186°E / 24.9912; 85.6186Coordinates: 24°59′28″N 85°37′07″E / 24.9912°N 85.6186°E / 24.9912; 85.6186
Elevation75 metres (246 ft)
Owned byIndian Railways
Operated byEast Central Railway zone
Line(s)Gaya–Kiul line
Platforms3
Tracks4
ConnectionsAuto stand,Taxi Stand
Construction
Structure typeStandard (on ground station)
ParkingYes
Bicycle facilitiesYes
Other information
StatusFunctioning
Station codeWRS
Zone(s) East Central Railway zone
Division(s) Danapur
Electrified2017-2018

Warisaliganj railway station is a major railway station in Nawada district, Bihar. Its code is WRS.

Line and location[edit]

The station lies on Tilaiya Junction–Luckeesarai Junction line of East Central Railway zone which is a part of Gaya–Kiul line

Infrastructure[edit]

The station consists of three platforms and a rack point.

Importance[edit]

It is also one of the important rack point for freight Wagons for Indian Railways in the Nawada district.

Services[edit]

It serves Warisaliganj town to the district headquarter Nawada and other districts like Sheikhpura, Lakhisarai and Gaya.The town is served by a direct daily train to Howrah and a weekly service to Guwahati via Bhagalpur. The state capital Patna can be reached through a stop-over at Kiul Junction or Gaya Junction from where rest of India is well connected.

The following trains run from Warisaliganj railway station :

  • Gaya - Howrah Express
  • Gaya - Jamalpur Passenger (UnReserved)
  • Gaya Kiul Passenger (UnReserved)
  • Gaya-Jhajha Fast Passenger (UnReserved)
  • Gaya-Kamakhya Weekly Express
  • Rampurhat Gaya Passenger (UnReserved)

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