This zone in Bihar state started operations in 2002. It comprises the Danapur, Mughalsarai and Dhanbad divisions of the Eastern Railway and the Samastipur and Sonepur divisions of the North Eastern Railway.

Address
Hajipur - 844101
India
Phone
+91 6224 271513
Fax
+91 6224 274738
Email
admin@ecr.railnet.gov.in
Website
www.ecr.indianrailways.gov.in

Traffic

Passenger journeys:
205
Passenger-km:
49,751 million
Freight Tonnes:
65.1 million
Tonne-km:
31,906 million
Information year:
2006

Company size

No. of employees:
83,812
Gauge:
1676 mm
Length:
2,825 km
Electrification
1,407 km - 25 kV 50 Hz
Rolling stock
182 Diesel locomotives
266 Electric locomotives
8 DMU cars
108 EMU cars
2,489 Passenger coaches
2,161 Freight wagons
Gauge:
1000 mm
Length:
655 km
Rolling stock
34 Diesel locomotives
362 Passenger coaches