The Haridwar Railway Station, station code HW, also known as Haridwar
Junction is the only railway station in the holy city of Haridwar, Uttarakhand,
India. Haridwar Railway Station falls under the Moradabad division of the
Northern Railway zone of the Indian Railways.
History of Haridwar Railway Station
The year 1886 is a landmark year in Haridwar ’s history. This was the year when the Awadh and Rohilakhand Railway line was extended to Haridwar through Roorkee to Saharanpur.
Haridwar was first connected with railways, via Laksar, through branch line in 1886, when the Awadh and Rohilakhand Railway line was extended through Roorkee to Saharanpur, this was later extended to Dehradun in 1900.
Haridwar Railway Station Code: HW. The station is situated on the Delhi–Dehradun and Howrah–Dehradun railway lines. One of the main railheads of the Northern Railways, Haridwar Junction Railway Station is connected by meter gauge and broad gauge lines. The station is situated on the National Highway 58 in the Devpura locality of Haridwar. The nearby station of Rishikesh is connected to Haridwar on a branch line. Towards west, the major railhead is at Saharanpur (80 km) and going north, the major railhead is at Dehradun (66 km).
Haridwar Railway Station Enquiry Number | Haridwar Railway Station Contact Number | Haridwar Railway Station Phone number
Enquiries: Dial local line 131
Computerized reservation facility provided.
Train Departing from Haridwar Railway Station - List of trains that pass via Haridwar Junction
List of trains that pass via Haridwar Junction - Haridwar Railway Station
Note: Train schedules may change. Log on to www.indianrail.gov.in for the latest updated information.
Passenger Facilities at Haridwar Railway Station
The railway station is located on the south side of the town, within walking distance of most hotels. A tourist information center is provided by the railway department to help travelers. Computerized reservation facility is offered. In front of the railway station is the UPSRTC Roadways Bus Station of Haridwar offering regular services to places in and around Haridwar such as Delhi and to all major destinations in North India including Mussoorie, Meerut, Shimla, Dehradun, Badrinath, Nainital, Ranikhet and Uttarkashi. Nearest airport is Jolly Grant Airport located about (42 km) in Dehradun.
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