Pakistan Railways is a national state-owned rail transport service of Pakistan, headquartered in Lahore. It is administered by the federal government under the Ministry of Railways. Pakistan Railway provides an important mode of transportation throughout Pakistan. It is commonly referred to as the “life line of the country” by aiding in large-scale movement of people and freight throughout Pakistan. Since 2007, it operates trains completely by Diesel locomotives when electric locos were grounded but on 31 October 2013 but the Lahore High court directed railways to make policy for restoration of Electric locos too.
The maximum Speed of trains in Pakistan Railways is 120 km/h. Some sections of Karachi-Lahore main railway line allow 120 km/h speed. Work is in progress to improve railway track on Karachi-Khanpur section to increase speed to 140 km/h.
Gujar Khan Railway Crossing
Watch it in HD to enjoy the majestic scenery!!
This video takes you trough the landscape of Punjab Pakistan. As you can see its scarcely populated area. The journey takes you from Gujranwala to Rawalpindi.
Old Jhelum Bridge from Jhelum into Sarai Alamgir.
Passenger train arriving at Rahim Yar Khan railway station. Time 8.30 AM. Temprature: 1 °C.
This was filmed at 6 am just after Khanewal……close to Mian Channu Punjab.