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Landhi railway station

Landhi Station
لانڈھی ریلوے اسٹیشن
Coordinates24°51′03″N 67°12′43″E / 24.8508°N 67.2119°E / 24.8508; 67.2119
Owned byMinistry of Railways
Line(s)Karachi–Peshawar Railway Line
Karachi Circular Railway
Other information
Station codeLND[1]
Services
Preceding station   Landhi railway station   Following station
Malir   Line
Karachi–Peshawar Railway Line
  Jummah Goth
Malir   Line
Karachi Circular Railway
  Jummah Goth

Landhi railway station (Urdu: لانڈھی ریلوے اسٹیشن ‎) is one of three major railway stations in Karachi, Pakistan. It is situated in the east end of the city near Quaidabad in Landhi and serves as a major stop along the Karachi–Peshawar Railway Line.

History

Landhi Station at one point served as the junction for the Landhi–Korangi Branch Line and served as the terminus station for the Karachi Circular Railway - Main Line between 1969 and 1999.

Facilities

Landhi Station is equipped with current reservation facilities.[2]

Services

The following trains stop at Landhi station:

Preceding station   Pakistan Railways   Following station
Terminus
Awam Express
toward Karachi City
Bahauddin Zakaria Express
toward Karachi City
Bolan Mail
toward Quetta
toward Karachi City
Fareed Express
toward Karachi City
Khushhal Khan Khattak Express
Terminus
Khyber Mail
Terminus
Pakistan Express
toward Rawalpindi

Incidents

  • 2016 Karachi Rail Crash: On 3 November 2016, two trains collided at this station resulting in 21 deaths and 65 injuries.

See also

References

  1. ^ "(untitled)". Pakistan Railways.[full citation needed]
  2. ^ "Railway Stations in Karachi".[full citation needed]

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