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|Track length||97 km (60 mi)|
|Number of tracks||1 (Single line)|
|Track gauge||1,676 mm (5 ft 6 in) broad gauge|
|Electrification||25kV 50Hz AC OHLE in 2013|
|Highest elevation||Chandigarh 330.77 m (1,085 ft), Sahnewal 260 m (853 ft)|
The Chandigarh – Sahnewal line (also referred to as the Chandigarh-Ludhiana line) is a railway line connecting Chandigarh and Sahnewal, the latter in the Indian state of the Punjab . The line is under the administrative jurisdiction of Northern Railway.
The 112 km long project for linking Chandigarh and Ludhiana directly was completed in three phases. The first phase linking Chandigarh and New Morinda on the Sirhind-Nangal line was opened in September 2006. The second phase for the addition of third line between Sahnewal and Ludhiana on the Ambala-Attari line was completed in November 2012. The third phase linking New Morinda with Ludhiana was completed in April 2013.
|Chandigarh-Amritsar Sperfast Express departing from Chandigarh Junction|