North Western Railway Zone

North Western Railway Zone

About North Western Railway Zone

North Western Railway Zone (उत्तर पश्चिमी रेलवे जोन) is simply abbreviated as “NWR”. It is one of the 17 IR Zones. NWR Railway Zone has established in the year 01st Oct of 2002 and also started operations on the same date. The NW Railway Zone is about the length of 5761 Kilometers with the mixed track gauge. North Western Railways is the subzone of Northern Railway Zone of Indian Railways. Headquarter of North Western Railway is at Jaipur of Uttar Pradesh State.

Northern Railway Zone
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NWR Railway Zone Divisions (उत्तर पश्चिमी रेलवे मंडल)

According to NWR Indian Railway Zone map, the zone is divided into 04 divisions and they are of the following:

  • Firstly, Ajmer Railway Division
  • Secondly, Bikaner Railway Division
  • Thirdly, NWR Jaipur Railway Division
  • Lastly, Jodhpur Railway Division

The RRB Bilaspur was established in the year July 1942 under North Western Railway Zone

NWR Railway Zone
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Northwestern Railway Covering States

The following are the Northwestern Railway that spreads across the state:

  • Rajasthan
  • Gujarat
  • Punjab
  • Haryana
Northwestern Railway
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NW Railway Zone major Trains

The following are the major trains operated by NW Railway Zone:

NumberTrain NameStarting StationTerminating Station
12977/12978Marusagar ExpressAjmerErnakulam
19667/19668Palace Queen Humsafar ExpressUdaipurMysuru
22985/22986Udaipur City – Delhi Sarai Rohilla Rajasthan Humsafar ExpressUdaipurDelhi Sarai Rohilla

North Western Railway Recruitment

North Western Railway Recruitment (उत्तर पश्चिमी रेलवे भरती) will announce the notifications for the following vacancies of Senior Technical Associate, Junior Technical Associate, Sports Person, General Duty Medical Practitioner/Specialist etc. In order to know the North Western Railway Recruitment details visit here: http://www.nwr.indianrailways.gov.in/view_section.jsp?lang=0&id=0,4,622

NW Railway
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NWR Tender

In order to know the North Western Railway Tender then visit the North Western Railway official portal http://www.nwr.indianrailways.gov.in/Tender_cpp.jsp?lang=0&id=0,3

North Western Railways Training Institutes

The following are the few training institutes of North Western Railways:

  • Zonal Railway Training Institute at Udaipur in Ajmer Division
  • Divisional Training Centre (Engineering) at Bandikui in Bikaner Division
  • Diesel Traction Training Centre at Bhagat Ki Kothi in Jodhpur Division