Karachi Express

Karachi Express

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Contact Info

Phone Number
021-99213500
Website
https://www.pakrail.gov.pk/
Auto Dial
021-2872
Fax
021-99213501

General Information

First Service
January 01, 1943
Current Operator
Pakistan Railways
Service Type
Intercity Rail

Route

Distance Travelled
1,214 kilometres (754 mi)
Average Journey Time
18 hours, 30 minutes
Service Frequency
Daily
Train Number(s)
15UP (Karachi→Lahore)
16DN (Lahore→Karachi)

Technical Information

Track Guage
1,676 mm (5 ft 6 in)

Facilities

Sleeping Facility
Available
Seatings Facility
Available
Catering Facility
Available

Online Booking

From Website
From APP

Karachi Express is a Pakistan Intercity rail service, which was established in 1943. Pakistan Railways is the current owner and the operator of Karachi Express right now and claiming the total of 11 stops while travelling from Karachi to Lahore. Karachi Express is known to be the fastest train for travelling from Karachi to Lahore. The trip distance from Karachi to Lahore from Karachi Express is claimed to be approximately 18 hours and 30 minutes.

In this post, you can find complete information about Karachi Express trains such as its ticket prices, fares, stops, timings and routes.

Facilities

If we talk about the facilities of Karachi Express train then it is quite impressive, Karachi Express have peaceful sleeping arrangements along with separate seating facility. You can convert your seat into a sleeping birth in Karachi Express train when you want to sleep. The food and catering environment in Karachi Express is pure hygienic, you can also find the local food retailers in Karachi Express as well.

Train Timings, Stops, Arrival and Departure

The average journey time of Karachi Express is approximately 18 hours and 30 minutes from Karachi to Lahore. Karachi Express arrives at 3:30 PM on Karachi Cantt Station and departs at 9:45 AM on Lahore Junction. Karachi Express has 11 major stops which include Karachi Cantt, Hyderabad Junction, Nawabshah Junction, Rohri Junction, Khanewal Junction, Faisalabad Junction, and Lahore Junction.

Ticket Prices and Online Booking

The Karachi Express Karachi to Lahore ticket price is Rs. 1,750 for Economy class and Rs. 5,200 for AC Business Class. This is the complete list of Karachi Express train tickets with its station and stops.

Train Station NameArrival TimeDeparture TimeFares (Economy)Fares (AC Sleeper)Fares (AC Lower)Fares (AC Business)
Karachi Cantt5:00 PMN/aN/aN/aN/a
Hyderabad Junction7:05 PM7:13 PMRs. 380Rs. 1,200Rs. 630Rs. 860
Nawabshah Junction8:32 PM8:34 PMRs. 530Rs. 1,730Rs. 880Rs. 1,360
Rohri Junction11:10 PM11:35 PMRs. 660Rs. 2,650Rs. 1,280Rs. 1,830
Bahawalpur4:24 AM4:26 AMRs. 1,120Rs. 4,270Rs. 2,360Rs. 3,250
Multan Cantt5:50 AM6:10 AMRs. 1,220Rs. 4,620Rs. 2,540Rs. 3,670
Khanewal Junction6:53 AM6:55 AMRs. 1,310Rs. 4,750Rs. 2,720Rs. 3,670
Sahiwal8:34 AM8:36 AMRs. 1,440Rs. 5,250Rs. 2,970Rs. 3,960
Raiwind Junction10:10 AM10:15 AMRs. 1,500Rs. 5,720Rs. 3,210Rs. 4,610
Kot Lakhpat10:47 AM10:49 AMRs. 1,550Rs. 5,770Rs. 3,220Rs. 4,610
Lahore Junction11:25 AMRs. 1,550Rs. 5,820Rs. 3,260Rs. 4,660

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Karachi Express Tracks