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New Garia railway station

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New Garia
Kolkata Suburban Railway Station
New Garia railway station (c. 2018).jpg
New Garia Railway Station
LocationNew Garia, Kolkata, West Bengal
Coordinates22°28′20″N 88°23′52″E / 22.4723°N 88.3977°E / 22.4723; 88.3977
Elevation9 metres (30 ft)
Owned byIndian Railways
Operated byEastern Railway
Line(s)Sealdah–Namkhana line
ConnectionsKavi Subhash metro station, Taxi stand, Bus stand Bus interchange
Structure typeElevated
Bicycle facilitiesAvailable
Disabled accessAvailable Handicapped/disabled access
Other information
Station codeNGRI
Zone(s) Eastern Railway
Division(s) Sealdah
Opened1862; 157 years ago (1862)
Previous namesEastern Bengal Railway
Preceding station   Kolkata Suburban Railway   Following station
Garia JN
toward Namkhana
Sealdah South
toward Sealdah
New Garia is located in Kolkata
New Garia
New Garia
Location in Kolkata
New Garia is located in West Bengal
New Garia
New Garia
Location in West Bengal
New Garia is located in India
New Garia
New Garia
Location in India

New Garia railway station is a Kolkata Suburban Railway Station on the Sealdah–Namkhana line with an approximate 12 kilometres (7.5 mi) distance from Sealdah railway station. It is under the jurisdiction of Eastern Railway zone of Indian Railways. New Garia railway station is one of the busiest railway stations of Sealdah railway division. More than 115 pairs of E.M.U. local trains pass through the railway station on a daily basis. The Kavi Subhash metro station is adjacent to this railway station. It is situated in Kolkata in the Indian State of West Bengal. New Garia railway station serves New Garia and the surrounding areas.[1][2]


New Garia railway station is located at 22°28′20″N 88°23′52″E / 22.4723°N 88.3977°E / 22.4723; 88.3977. It has an average elevation of 9 metres (30 ft).


In 1862; 157 years ago (1862), the Eastern Bengal Railway constructed a 1,676 mm (5 ft 6 in) wide recent Broad Gauge Railway from Sealdah to New Garia.


Electrification from Sealdah to New Garia was completed with 25 kV AC overhead system in 1965–66.


  1. ^ "NGRI/New Garia".
  2. ^ "NGRI/New Garia Railway Time Table".

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