East Coast Railway Zone

East Coast Railway Zone
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About East Coast Railway Zone

East Coast Railway Zone is simply abbreviated as “ECoR”. It is one of the 17 Indian Railway Zones. ECoR Railway Zone has established in the year 01st Apr of 2003. East Coast Rail consists about the length of 5214 Kilometres with the broad gauge of Indian Railways. Eastern Railway Zone is the Subzone of Eastern Railway Zone.

Eastern Railway Zone
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ECoR Railway Zone Divisions

The following are the divisions of ECoR Railway Zone:

  • Firstly, Sambalpur
  • Secondly, Khurda Road
  • Thirdly, Waltair

East Coast Rail Workshops

The following are the workshops of East Coast Rail (पूर्वी तट रेलवे जोन):

  • Firstly, Diesel Loco Shed at Vishakapatnam
  • Secondly, Carriage Repair Workshop at Mancheswar and Bhubaneshwar
  • Thirdly, Electric Loco Shed at Angul and Vishakapatnam
ECoR Railway Zone
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East Coast Railway Zone Covering States

The following are the states covering by East Coast Railway Zone:

  • Firstly, Odisha
  • Northeastern part of Andhra Pradesh (The following districts of Vizianagaram, Srikakulam, and Visakhapatnam)
  • Some parts of Chhattisgarh State (The following districts of Mahasamund, Dantewada, and Bastar)
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ECoR Railway Zone Major Train Stations

The following are the major train stations of ECoR Railway Zone:

  • Firstly, Cuttack
  • Secondly, Angul
  • Thirdly, Balangir
  • Brahmapur
  • Titlagarh
  • Koraput
  • Palasa
  • Srikakulam Road
  • Bhubaneshwar
  • Khurda Road
  • Bhadrak
  • Jaipur Keonjhar Road
  • Sambalpur
  • Rayagada
  • Jagdalpur
  • Visakhapatnam
  • Lastly, Vizianagaram
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East Coast Rail Routes

The following are the routes of East Coast Rail:

Division Total KM Electrified KM
Track Route – 5214 Route – Nill
Total Track – 3371 1543

East Coast Railway Lines

The following are the few East Coast Railway Lines:

  • Firstly, Bhadrak-Bhubaneswar-Khurda Road-Visakhapatnam-Duvvada Double Electrified BG line
  • Talcher-Cuttack Double Electrified BG line
  • Vizianagaram Junction-Titlagarh Junction Double Diesel BG line
  • Titlagarh Junction-Mahasamund Single Diesel BG line
  • Cuttack-Paradip Double Electrified BG line

Important Details of East Coast Railway Zone