First line opened 1853. NR serves Punjab, Delhi, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh and parts of Uttar Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir and Uttaranchal states.

Address
Baroda House
Kasturba Gandhi Marg
New Delhi - 100001
India
Phone
+91 11 2338 7227
Fax
+91 11 2338 4503
Email
gm@nr.railnet.gov.in
Website
www.nr.indianrail.gov.in
 

Traffic

Passenger journeys:
606
Passenger-km:
90,974 million
Freight Tonnes:
34 million
Tonne-km:
39,736 million
Information year:
2006
 

Company size

No. of employees:
160,300
 
Gauge:
1676 mm
Length:
6,561 km
Electrification
1,049 km - 25 kV 50 Hz
Rolling stock
563 Diesel locomotives
214 Electric locomotives
296 DMU cars
653 EMU cars
5,851 Passenger coaches
18,473 Freight wagons
Gauge:
1000 mm
Length:
11 km
Gauge:
762 mm
Length:
260 km
Rolling stock
29 Diesel locomotives
154 Passenger coaches
27 Freight wagons