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

Sangeeta Singh Posted on: 2022-01-31 12:29:00 Viewer: 1,263 Comments: 0 Country: India City: Mumbai

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

General Information

Project Summary

  • Project Name: Mumbai-Hyderabad High Speed Rail (Bullet Train) Project
  • Owner: Indian Railways
  • Operator: National High Speed Rail Corporation Limited
  • Project Type: High Speed Rail
  • Project Cost: NA
  • Route Length: 711 km
  • Train Speed: 320 kmph
  • Journey Fare: Rs 4.5 per km
  • Journey Hours: 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Status: Approved and under DPR stage

Operational Routes



Not yet decided as project in now under construction.

Contact details

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

Tel: 011-28070000/01/02/03/04

Email: NA


Route Map


Project Information

  • Route Length: 711 km (At grade, elevated and underground)
  • Total Stations: 10 (Maharashtra - 7, Telangana - 3)
  • Station Names: Navi Mumbai, Lonawala, Pune, Kurkumb/Daund, Akluj, Pandharpur, Solapur, Kalaburagi, Zaheerabad and Hyderabad.

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 

Contractors   Work Description
Highway Engineering Magnitude Consortium (lowest bidder)   Data Collection and Associated Survey Work for DPR
PK Engineers (lowest bidder)   Carrying Out Ridership Study (Traffic Study)
Translink Consultants   Preparation of GADs (General Alignment Drawings)
Monarch Surveyors and Engineering Consultants. Ltd   Final Alignment Design including Aerial LiDAR Survey
Chetak Engineers   Survey, Identification of Overhead, Over Ground, Underground Utilities And Identification Of Power Sourcing Options for substations
Egis India Consulting Engineers – JS Environics   Detailed Social Impact Assessment (SIA) and Resettlement Action Plan (RAP)
Not yet finalize   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.

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