Delhi-Ahmedabad High Speed Rail: Project Information, Routes, Fares and other Details

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Delhi-Ahmedabad High Speed Rail: Project Information, Routes, Fares and other Details

General Information

Project Summary

  • Project Name: Delhi-Ahmedabad High Speed Rail Project
  • Owner: Indian Railways
  • Operator: National High Speed Rail Corporation Limited
  • Project Type: High Speed Rail (HSR)
  • Project Cost: NA
  • Route Length: 886 km
  • Train Speed: 300 kmph
  • Journey Fare: Rs 4.5 per km
  • Journey Hours: 3 hours
  • Status: Approved and under DPR stage

Operational Routes



Not yet decided as project in now under construction.

Route Map


Project Information

  • Route Length: 886 km (At grade, elevated and underground)
  • Total Stations: 15
  • Station Names: Dwarka (Delhi), IMT Manesar (Gurgaon), Rewari, Behror, Shahpura, Jaipur, Ajmer, Vijaynagar, Bhilwara, Chittorgarh, Udaipur, Dungarpur (all Rajasthan) and Himmatnagar, Gandhinagar and Ahmedabad (Gujarat).

Project Cost & Funding:


 Deadline: 2028

Technical Information

  • Design Speed: 350 kmph
  • Average Speed: 250 kmph
  • Track Gauge: Standard Gauge – 1,435 mm
  • Electrification: 25 kv AC 50 Overhead catenary
  • Signalling System: ETCS Level-2 of ERTMS
  • Rolling stock: NA

Major Contractors

  • Ceinsys Tech Ltd: Data Collection and Associated Survey Work for DPR  
  • T&T Consultants Private Ltd: Carrying Out Ridership Study (Traffic Study)  
  • Aakar Abhinav Consultants Pvt. Ltd: Preparation of GADs (General Alignment Drawings) 
  • RITES – Geokno JV: Final Alignment Design including Aerial LiDAR Survey  
  • Egis India Consulting Engineers: Detailed Social Impact Assessment (SIA) Report and Resettlement Action Plan (RAP)
  • Enviro Infra Solutions Pvt. Ltd: Environment Impact Assessment (EIA) Report

Progress So Far

  • December 2019: Ministry of Railways had given the task to National High Speed Rail Corporation Limited (NHSRCL) for preparing the detailed project report (DPR).
  • February 2020: NHSRCL has started floating tenders for various activities including design and survey of the project.
  • September 2020: Tender notices for carrying out of Traffic Study, Data Collection and General Alignment Drawings have been issued.

Contact details

National High Speed Rail Corporation Limited (NHSRCL)
SEC-09, DWARKA, New Delhi -110077  

Tel: 011-28070000/01/02/03/04

Email: NA



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