Top 10 Longest Railway Routes of India

Top 10 Longest Railway Routes of India

Many people travel by train around the world. Trains are the oldest and cheapest type of transport for long-distance travel. It provides you comfortable, spacious journey rather than other transport mediums. If the journey is comfortable then it is the most comfortable journey in India is available with the largest railway network in the world. Some of India’s top 10 longest railway routes and names are mentioned below

1. Himsagar Express - Jammu Tawi to Kanyakumari

Being one of the longest railway routes in India, Himsagar Express travels from Kanyakumari to Tamil Nadu to Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Katra in Jammu and Kashmir. Currently, it is the second-longest-running train on the Indian Railways in means of distance and time. It covers 3631 kilometers at stress. It halts at 62 stations. The train travels through 11states.

2. Navyug Express - Mangalore to Jammu

The weekly express train travels between Jammu Taw and Mangalore Central. It goes through twelve states and stops at 61 stations. Navyug Express is the 4th longest train which visits between Mangalore and Jammu.

3. Dehradun Kochuveli Superfast Express - Dehradun to Kochuveli

This train stops at 24 stations and covering nine states, the Dehradun Kochuveli express visit from the capital of Uttarakhand to the capital of Kerala in the south. It goes through a distance of about 3,154 kilometers.

4. Vivek Express - Dibrugarh to Kanyakumari

It takes 80 hours and 15 minutes and halts about 55 stations, the Vivek Express is known as one of the longest railway routes in India. It visits through a total of 4286 km from Dibrugarh to Kanyakumari. These trains began to commemorate the 150th birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda.

5. Dibrugarh Express

Dibrugarh Express is the 6th longest train travel that goes through between Yeshwantpur and Bangalore to Dibrugarh in Assam. It goes through a total distance of 3547 kilometers in 68 hours. It travels with an average speed of 49 kmph. It goes through almost 7 states with a total of 35 halt stations in between Yeshwantpur and Dibrugarh.

6. Raptisagar Express

Raptisagar Express is the 7th longest train covers a distance between Eranakulam and Barauni. It goes through a total distance of 3438 kilometers in 62 hours.  If you spend 8 days onboard than choose the Palace on wheels. It is a famous and most expensive train which take you different state of India such as Agra, Udaipur, Jaipur, National Park, etc. Here you can get more information about Palace on Wheels and other popular trains, check it out.

7. Kerala Sampark Kranti Express

Kerala SamparkKranti Express covers between Kochuveli Railway Station and Chandigarh. It travels a distance of 3398 km in 54 hours 25 minutes. It scores 8 among the longest train journey, It stops at 22 halt stations.

8. Amritsar Kochuveli Express

Amritsar Kochuveli Express stands 9th position among all longest railway routes, which runs between Amritsar and Kochuveli. It runs across a total distance of 3295 kilometers in just 57 hours and 20 minutes.

9. Dehradun Kochuveli Superfast Express

Dehradun Kochuveli Superfast  Express is the longest train journey which ranked 10th in India. It travels between Dehradun and Kochuveli. It covers a total distance of 3,154 kilometers.

10. Amritsar Kochuveli Express - Amritsar to Kochuveli

The Amritsar Kochuveli Express starts from the northwestern frontier of the country and travels through seven states to make it to the southern end of the country.

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