Eight Amazing Railway Station of Pakistan


WEB DESK: The amazing thing about the history of Pakistan railway is that the British government, before the division of subcontinent of south Asia laid the railway system here.

The idea behind the railway track was to make Karachi the main harbor of the sub continent and for transporting the trade goods, they laid railway track, which connects the main cities of the country to Karachi. This idea was given in 1847 and in about 1861, the railway system was opened to public.

QUETTA RAILWAY STATIONQuetta District is situated in Balochistan, Pakistan. It was built in the year 1857 by Britishers.

ATTOCK RAILWAY STATION

Attock Railway Station

Attock Railway Station – courtesy: panoramio

It is the historic railway station of Pakistan. It is located in Attock District, Punjab, Pakistan, built on the east bank of River Indus. It was built by British Government in 1883.

GOLRA SHAREEF RAILWAY STATION

Golra Shareef Railway Station

Golra Shareef Railway Station – courtesy: static flicker

Golra Sharif Railway Station and Railway Heritage Museum is located in Islamabad, Pakistan. The station was established in 1882 during British rule and upgraded as junction in 1912.

LAHORE RAILWAY STATION

Lahore Junction

Lahore Junction – courtesy: Usman Ghani

Lahore railway station is located at the junction between Circular Road and Allama Iqbal Road and bounded on the north side by the old Grand Trunk Road. The station building is owned by Pakistan Railways and also serves as its headquarters. The station was built during the British Raj between 1859-1860 in the typical grand architectural style of the British Raj period.

RUK RAILWAY STATION

Ruk Railway Station

Ruk Railway Station – courtesy: panoramio

A 19th century railway station, Ruk, is located between Sakkhar and Shikarpur, Sindh, Pakistan.

RAWALPINDI RAILWAY STATION

Ibn'e Azhar Railway Station

Rawalpindi Railway Station – courtesy: Ibn-e-Azhar

Rawalpindi railway station is located in Rawalpindi city, Punjab, Pakistan.

LANDI KOTAL RAILWAY STATION

Landi Kotal Railway station

Landi Kotal Railway station – courtesy: blogspot

Highest railway station of Asia is in Landi Kotal Railway, located in Federally Administered Tribal Areas of Pakistan. The railway station was built in 1925 during British rule. It was the terminus railway station of Khyber Pass Railway.

MULTAN RAILWAY STATION

Multan Railway Station

Multan Railway Station – courtesy: Panoramio

It is the principal railway station in the city of Multan, Punjab province of Pakistan. It is a major railway station of Pakistan Railway located on Karachi-Peshawar main railway line.

 

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