- North Western Railway Zone (India)
North Western Railway
11-North Western Railway
Locale Rajasthan Dates of operation 2002– Predecessor Northern Railway Track gauge Mixed Headquarters Jaipur Railway Station Website NWR official website
The North Western Railway is one of the sixteen railway zones in India. It is headquartered at Jaipur. It comprises four divisions: Jodhpur and reorganized Bikaner division of the erstwhile Northern Railway and reorganized Jaipur and Ajmer divisions of the erstwhile Western Railway. This zone came into existence on October 1, 2002. This railway comprises a total of 578 stations covering a total of 5449.29 route km out of which 2575.03 are broad gauge and 2874.23 are metre gauge.
Indian Railways Administration Zones
Central Railway · East Central Railway · East Coast Railway · Eastern Railway · North Central Railway · North Eastern Railway · North Western Railway · Northeast Frontier Railway · Northern Railway · South Central Railway · South East Central Railway · South Eastern Railway · South Western Railway · Southern Railway · West Central Railway · Western Railway
Subsidiaries Production Units PSUs
Container Corporation of India · Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation of India · Indian Railway Finance Corporation · Indian Railways Catering and Tourism Corporation · IRCON International Ltd. · Konkan Railway Corporation · Mumbai Rail Vikas Corporation · Rail Land Development Authority · Rail Vikas Nigam Limited · Railtel Corporation of India · RITES Ltd.
Departments Training Institutes
Indian Railway Institute of Transportation Management · Indian Railway Institute of Civil Engineering · Indian Railway Institute of Signal and Telecommunications Engineering · Indian Railway Institute of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering · Indian Railway Institute of Electrical Engineering · RPF Academy · Railway Staff College
Chennai Suburban Railway · Chennai MRTS · Darjeeling Himalayan Railway · Delhi Suburban Railway · Hyderabad MMTS · Kashmir Railway · Kalka-Shimla Railway · Kolkata Suburban Railway · Kolkata Metro · Konkan Railway · Mumbai Suburban Railway · Nilgiri Mountain Railway · Shoranur-Cochin Harbour section · Nilambur – Shoranur Railway Line · Howrah-Delhi main line · Grand Chord · Sahibganj Loop
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