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Ib
Indian Railways station
Location Ib, Odisha India
Coordinates 21°49′01″N 83°56′56″ECoordinates: 21°49′01″N 83°56′56″E
Elevation 207 m (679 ft)

Which is the smallest station name in India?

Od, on the Anand–Godhra section of Western Railway zone and Ib, near Jharsuguda are the shortest station name in India.

Which is the smallest railway station in the world?

Opened in 1934, this mini stretch of railway is regarded as the shortest national railway in the world and has only one stop, Vatican city.

Which is longest railway platform in the world?

The platform at Kharagpur Station, West Bengal, India, measures 1,072 m (3,517 ft) in length. Comments below may relate to previous holders of this record.

Which is the first train in India?

On 16th April 1853, India as well as Asia got their first passenger train and the rest is history. The first passenger train ran between Bori Bunder (Bombay) and Thane, a distance of 34 km. It consisted of fourteen carriages and was operated by three steam locomotives, named Sahib, Sultan and Sindh.

Which is the fastest train in India 2020?

Let’s have a look at the Fastest Trains in India:

  • Vande Bharat Express – Train 18 (22439), 180 km/h.
  • Gatimaan Express (12049/12050), 160 km/h.
  • New Delhi – Bhopal Shatabdi Express (12002), 150 km/h.
  • Mumbai – New Delhi Rajdhani Express (12951) & New Delhi – Kanpur Shatabdi Express (12034), 140 km/hour.
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Which country is first in railway?

List

Rank Country Length (km)
1 United States 149,407
2 China 146,300
3 Russia 85,600
4 India 67,956

Which station has the longest name?

M.G. Ramachandran Central Railway Station, lost the distinction of having the world’s longest railway station name by an alphabet, according to The Hindu. The record for the longest railway station name, which is 58 letters long, is held by ‘Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch’ in Wales.

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