Indian Railway Zones and Their Headquarters



Railway Zones Code Zone Headquarters Route Length (km) Number of Stations Revenue Passenger Carried (million) Railway Divisions
01. Northern Railway NR Delhi 6,968 1142 ₹89,246 million(US$1.4 billion) 685 Delhi, Ambala, Firozpur, Lucknow NR, Moradabad
02. North Eastern Railway NER Gorakhpur 3,667 537 ₹17,667 million(US$270 million) 250 Izzatnagar, Lucknow NER, Varanasi
03. Northeast Frontier Railway NFR Guwahati 3,907 690 ₹21,079 million(US$320 million) 88 Alipurduar, Katihar, Rangiya, Lumding, Tinsukia
04. Eastern Railway ER Sealdah 2,414 576 ₹37,254 million(US$570 million) 1,173 Howrah, Sealdah, Asansol, Malda
05. South Eastern Railway SER Howrah 2,631 353 ₹73,721 million(US$1.1 billion) 263 Adra, Chakradharpur, Kharagpur, Ranchi
06. South Central Railway SCR Secunderabad 6,137 883 ₹89,114 million(US$1.4 billion) 378 Secunderabad, Hyderabad, Vijayawada, Guntakal, Guntur, Nanded
07. Southern Railway SR Chennai 6,844 890 ₹81,820 million(US$1.3 billion) 406 Chennai, Tiruchirappalli, Madurai, Palakkad, Salem, Thiruvananthapuram
08. Central Railway CR Mumbai 3,905 612 ₹75,447 million(US$1.2 billion) 1,675 Mumbai, Bhusawal, Pune, Solapur, Nagpur
09. Western Railway WR Mumbai 6,182 1046 ₹82,167 million(US$1.3 billion) 1,654 Mumbai WR, Ratlam, Ahmedabad, Rajkot, Bhavnagar, Vadodara
10. South Western Railway SWR Hubballi 3,177 456 ₹26,384 million(US$400 million) 181 Hubballi, Bengaluru, Mysuru
11. North Western Railway NWR Jaipur 5,459 663 ₹36,240 million(US$560 million) 157 Jaipur, Ajmer, Bikaner, Jodhpur
12. West Central Railway WCR Jabalpur 2,965 372 ₹65,135 million(US$1.0 billion) 138 Jabalpur, Bhopal, Kota
13. North Central Railway NCR Allahabad 3,151 435 ₹87,796 million(US$1.3 billion) 182 Allahabad, Agra, Jhansi 
14. South East Central Railway SECR Bilaspur 2,447 358 ₹63,402 million(US$970 million) 126 Bilaspur, Raipur, Nagpur SEC
15. East Coast Railway ECoR Bhubaneswar 2,572 342
₹87,884 million(US$1.3 billion)
86 Khurda Road, Sambalpur, Waltair
16. East Central Railway ECR Hajipur 3,628 800 ₹59,386 million(US$910 million) 222 Danapur, Dhanbad, Mughalsarai, Samastipur, Sonpur
17. Metro Railway MTP Kolkata 130 75 ₹348 million(US$5.3 million) 183 NA

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