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

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

General Information

Project Summary

  • Project Name: Mumbai-Ahmedabad High Speed Rail Project
  • Owner: Indian Railways, Govt. of Gujarat and Govt. of Maharashtra
  • Operator: National High-Speed Rail Corporation Limited
  • Project Type: High Speed Rail (HSR)/Bullet Train
  • Route Length: 508.17 km
  • Project Cost: INR 1.10 Lakh Crore
  • Funding Pattern: Govt. of India and Loan from Govt. of Japan
  • Train Type: Japanese E5 Series Shinkansen Train
  • Train Speed: 300-350 km per hour
  • Travel Time: 2.07 hours with limited stops and 2.58 hours to cover the distance with all stops.
  • Fare: Between INR 3000 - INR 5000.
  • Land Required: 825 hectares.
  • Current Status: Under Construction

Operational Routes

NA

Fares 

Not yet decided as project in now under construction.

Contact details

National High Speed Rail Corporation Limited (NHSRCL)
2nd FLOOR, ASIA BHAWAN, ROAD NO-205
SEC-09, DWARKA, New Delhi -110077  

Tel: 011-28070000/01/02/03/04

Email: NA

Website: https://nhsrcl.in

Route Map

NA

Project Information

Under Construction

  • Total length: 508.17 km (Gujarat - 348.04 km, Maharashtra - 155.76 km and Dadar & Nagar Haveli - 4.3 km including 21 km underground between BKC and Thane). Out of 21.7 km length will be undersea.
  • Total Stations: 12 (Gujarat - 8, Maharashtra - 4)
  • Station Names: Mumbai, Thane, Virar, Boisar, Vapi, Bilimora, Surat, Bharuch, Vadodara, Anand/Nadia, Ahmedabad, and Sabarmati.
  • Depots: 02 (Sabarmati Rail Depot in Gujarat and Thane Rail Depot in Maharashtra)
  • No. of Trains: 35 (from 2022), 105 (in 2053)

Project Cost & Funding:

Phase   Project Cost    Funding By
   
₹ 1.10 Lakh Crore 
  Indian Railways, Govt. of Gujarat and Govt. of Maharashtra,JICA

 Deadline: 2028

Technical Information

  • Design Speed: 300-350 kmph
  • Average Speed: NA
  • Track Gauge: Standard Gauge – 1,435 mm
  • Electrification: 25 kv AC 50 Overhead catenary
  • Signalling System: Shinkansen 
  • Rolling stock: NA

Major Contractors 

Package Contractors Work Description
   JICA – Ministry of Railways (RVNL) JV Feasibility Study
GC Japan International Consultants for Transportation Co., Ltd. (JIC) – Nippon Koei Co., Ltd. – Oriental Consultants Global Co., Ltd. JV MAHSR General Consultant
PMC Tata Consulting Engineers – Consulting Engineers Group – Aarvee Associates – PADECO Co. JV MAHSRA Project Management Consultant
  K.C.T. Consultancy Services Geotechnical Investigations by Borehole Drilling & Plate Load Test
  BL Kashyap & Sons Limited  Construction of Sabarmati HSR Station
  Kawasaki Geological Engineering – RITES Geotechnical Investigation of 2 km undersea section at Thane Creek
  Cube Construction Engineering Limited Design and Build Works for Construction of Lodging (Phase – I) of Training Institute
  J.R. Construction Construction of Quarters, Offices, Out house Garages and other Miscellaneous works in National Academy of Indian Railway Campus Lalbaug Vadodara
  Vijay Agarwal & Associates Construction of Various Building Structures in Vadodara Yard and nearby areas
  B.L.Kashyap & Sons Ltd. Design and Build Works for Construction of Sabarmati HSR Terminal
C3 Tender not yet issued Construction of 135.450 km elevated stretch between Shilphata (Thane) and Zaroli Village
C4 Larsen & Toubro Limited (L&T) Construction of 237.1 km elevated stretch between Zaroli Village and Vadodara
C5 Larsen & Toubro Limited (L&T) Construction of 8.198 km elevated viaduct and station within Vadodara
C6 Larsen & Toubro Limited (L&T) Construction of 87.569 km elevated viaduct between Vadodara and Ahmedabad
C7 IRCON – DRA JV Construction of 18.133 km elevated viaduct and station within Ahmedabad
C8 SCC – VRS JV Construction of 2.126 km viaduct, building works at Sabarmati Depot
P1(a) Not yet finalize Construction of 1 PSC Bridge & 10 Steel Truss Bridges between Shilphata and Zaroli
P1(b) MG Contractors (lowest bidder) Construction of 4 PSC Bridges & 7 Steel Truss Bridges between Zaroli and Vadodara.
P1(c) MG Contractors (lowest bidder) Construction of 1 PSC Bridge & 4 Steel Truss Bridges between Vadodara and Ahmedabad.
P2 Not yet finalize Construction of PSC Bridge No. GAD 10 over NH48, Navsari District.
P3 Not yet finalize Construction of PSC Bridge No. GAD 11 over NH48, Navsari District.
T1 Not yet finalize Design, Supply & Construction of Track & Track related works between HSR station at BKC/ Mumbai and Zaroli Village on MH/GJ border (156.855 km)
T2 IRCON International Design, Supply & Construction of Track and Track related works between Zaroli Village and Vadodara (237.10 km)
P-4 L&T-IHI Infra JV Fabrication of 28 steel bridges for crossing over railway lines, rivers, highways, road and other structures
T3 Not yet finalize Design, Supply & Construction of Track and Track related works between Vadodara and Sabarmati Depot and workshops (114.60 km)

Progress So Far

  • September 14, 2017: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Japanese counterpart H.E. Shinzo Abe laid the foundation stone in Ahmedabad (Gujarat).
  • September 28, 2018: Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) signed an agreement with Govt of India to provide an Official Development Assistance (ODA) loan of 89,547 million Japanese Yen (approx. INR 5,500 Crore) as Tranche 1 on the Mumbai-Ahmedabad High-Speed Rail project.
  • November 2019: Contract for design and construction works of Sabarmati HSR Terminal is awarded to BL Kashyap & Sons Limited for Mumbai-Ahmedabad High Speed Railway Project.
  • The contract for design and construction of the High-Speed Rail Training Institute in Baroda is awarded to Cube Construction Engineering Limited.
  




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