Contributing towards fulfillment of Hon’ble PM’s Digital India initiative, Indian Railways decided to provide Wi-Fi Broadband facility to Rail users at major Railway stations.
RailTel has taken a lead in providing fast Wi-Fi for the use of passengers at A1, A category Railway stations. RailTel roped in Google as the technology partner for setting up fast Wi-Fi network initially covering 400 stations for providing fast Wi Fi to millions of passengers everyday. Wi-Fi services to passengers are being provided under ‘Railwire’, the retail Broadband distribution model of RailTel. Designed to offer users the best Internet experience, Railwire Wi-Fi will be available to any user who has a working mobile connection on a smartphone.
Railway stations are the places where the cross section of the society is available. This initiative is part of bridging the digital divide & providing high speed access network to all rail users with financial inclusion of Local Cable Operators. This facility shall provide our railway passengers to remain connected while waiting for the train. They can also use this facility for streaming High Density Videos, do their office work online etc.
RailTel shall be providing high speed end to end network connectivity on Fiber, Google shall be providing the Radio Access Network along with Technology support.
Once implemented this shall be one of the largest public Wi-Fi project in the World.The Wi-Fi service shall provide high speed connectivity for viewing uninterrupted high definition video, download of movies, songs, games by the passengers at Railway station
|S.No||State/UT||Commissioned Stations||Coming Soon|
Tirupati, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam, Guntur,Palasa, Rajahmundry, Kakinada Town, Nellore, Srikakulam Road, Bhimavaram Town, Samalkot Jn., Eluru, SatyaSai Prashanti Nilayam,Kadapa,Renigunta, Anakapalle,Anantapur, Ongole, Guntakal Jn., Gudur Jn,Tadepalligudem,Tenali Jn.,Tuni & Vizianagaram
|2.||Assam||Jorhat Town,Guwahati,Barpeta Road, Lumding, Kamakhya,Rangiya Jn, Dibrugarh, Silchar, New Tinsukia||New Bongaigaon|
Patna, Hajipur, Muzaffarpur, Gaya, Danapur, Mokama,Barauni Jn., Katihar Jn, Kiul Jn.,Samastipur Jn.,Jamui,Anugraha Narayan Road, Siwan Jn.,Khagaria Jn.,Purnia, Madhubani, Darbhanga,Bakhtiyarpur Jn., Chhapra & Bhagalpur, Jayanagar,Patna Sahib Jn, Rajendra Nagar(T), Jamalpur, Kishanganj, Ara Jn.
|Bapudham Motihari, Betiah, Dehri-On-Sone, Buxar, Sasaram Jn.|
|5.||Chhattisgarh||Raipur, Bilaspur, Champa Jn.,Bhilai Power House, Raigarh & Durg,Rajnandgaon||Power House|
|6.||Gujarat||Surat, Ahmedabad, Viramgam, Jamnagar,Bhavnagar Terminus, Palanpur,Valsad, Surendranagar,Udhana, Gandhidham,Navsari, Nadiad,Ankleshwar,Bharuch, Vapi,Bhuj,Vadodara & Rajkot||Mahesana , Veraval, Anand|
|7.||Haryana,Faridabad New||Faridabad Old,Ambala Cantt., Ballabgarh,Karnal,Kalka, Rohtak, Panipat, Sonipat, Gurugram, Rewari, Hissar, Bhiwani City||Jagadhri|
|8.||Himachal Pradesh||Solan, Shimla||-|
|9.||Jammu and Kashmir||Jammu Tawi||Udhampur|
|10.||Jharkhand||Ranchi, Dhanbad Jn., Jasidih Jn. ,Bokaro Steel City,Koderma,Madhupur, Hatia, N.S.C.B. Gomoh Jn., Parashnath & Tatanagar|
|11.||Karnataka||Dharwad,Bangalore City, Bangarpet, Mangalore Central, Hubli, Kengeri, Gulbarga,Mangalore Jn.,Krishnarajapuram,Bangalore Cantt.,Shimoga Town, Mysore & Yesvantpur (Bangalore),Yadgir,Hospet,Hassan Jn||Belgaum, Davangere, Raichur, Bellary|
|12.||Kerala||Ernakulam Jn, Ernakulam Town,Thiruvananthapuram Central,Kottayam, Kanhangad, Thrissur, Kollam Jn & Kozhikode, Kannur, Chengannur, Payyannur, Kasaragod, Tirur, Aluva, Vatakara Jn||Palakkad Jn., Shoranur Jn., Tiruvalla, Thalassery, Alappuzha, Kayankulam Jn|
|13.||Madhya Pradesh||Bina,Ujjain, Bhopal, Jabalpur, Satna, Singrauli, Itarsi,Pipariya,Khandwa, Vidisha,Ratlam, Damoh,Saugor,Nagda, Morena,Burhanpur, Betul, Rewa,Hoshangabad,Gwalior & Indore||Habibganj, Katni, Maihar|
|14.||Maharashtra||Ballarshah, Mumbai Central, Churchgate, Bandra, Bandra Terminus, Dadar (WR), Dadar (CR), Khar Road, Kalyan, Lokmanya Tilak Terminus, Byculla, Panvel, Thane, Borivali, Lonavala, Kurla, Andheri, Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, Belapur, Vashi, Dombivli, Chembur, , Vasai, Virar, Bhyander, Ghatkopar, Daund, Wardha, Sainagar Sirdi, Pune, Mulund, Kurduwadi,Bhusawal, Nagpur, Kopargaon,Manmad, Badnera, Solapur,Badlapur,Nagarsol, Parbhani jn., Nanded,Chandrapur, Vadala Road, Chalisgaon, Shegaon, Ahmednagar,Akola & Aurangabad ,Kolhapur,Miraj &Latur||Gondia, Jalgaon, Nasik Road, Jalna, Amravati|
|16.||Delhi||Hazarat Nizamuddin, Anand Vihar Terminus, Delhi Cantt.,Adarshnagar delhi, Delhi Shahadra, New Delhi & Delhi Jn||Delhi Sarai Rohilla|
|17.||Odisha||Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Sambalpur, Berhampur, Khurda Road, Rourkela, Rayagada, Jajpur-Keonjhar Road,Jharsuguda, Balasore, Bhadrak & Puri||-|
|18.||Punjab||Jalandhar City,Rajpura Jn.,Phagwara, Bathinda Jn., Amritsar &Beas,Pathankot,Chakki Bank,Jallandhar Cantt., Firozpur Cantt.,Sirhind Jn. & Ludhiana|
|19.||Rajasthan||Sawai Madhopur,Bikaner,Hanumangarh Jn.,Jaipur, Alwar, Ajmer, Udaipur City, Falna, Kota, Jaisalmer,Abu road, Phulera,Suratgarh, Bandikui,Bhilwara, Pali Marwar,Lalgarh, Marwar Jn. &Bharatpur, Chittorgarh Jn., Jodhpur||Rani, Gandhinagar-Jp,|
|20.||Tamil Nadu||Dindigul Jn,Nagercoil Jn,Madurai, Coimbatore, Chennai Egmore, Tambaram, Arakkonam Jn., Tiruchchirappalli, Chennai Central, Udagamandalam (Ooty), Chengalpattu Jn., Coonoor, Rameswaram, Villupuram Jn., Erode Jn,,Karur Jn., Jolarpettai Jn, Kumbakonam, Thanjavur Jn, Katpadi & Mettupalayam,Tirunelveli Jn,Kanniyakumari,Tuticorin,, Tiruppur Kovilpatti, Mayiladuthurai Jn.||Salem Jn, Virudhunagar Jn|
|21.||Telangana||Kacheguda, Kurnool Town, Nizamabad,Khammam, Secunderabad, Kazipet Jn.,Manchiryal, Hyderabad & Warangal||Ssp Nilayam|
|22.||Uttar Pradesh||Khalilabad,Fatehpur,Sultanpur,Azamgarh, Jhansi, Lucknow, Lucknow Jn., Ayodhya, Mughalsarai Jn., Gorakhpur, Allahabad, Aligarh, Gonda Jn., Bareilly, Kanpur, Mathura, Varanasi, Agra Cantt., Ghazipur City, Bhadohi, Muzaffarnagar, Basti, Pratapgarh, Etawah, Saharanpur Jn., Moradabad, Hardoi,Mirzapur, Tundla, Janghai, Meerut City,Phaphund, Meerut Cant., Ghaziabad,Agra Fort, Deoria Sadar,Barabanki,Lalitpur,Mau Jn., Shahganj,Raja Ki Mandi, Hapur, Rae - Bareli ,Jn.,Shahjahanpur||Ballia, Belthara Road, Chitrakutdham Karwi, Deoria Sadar, Jaunpur, Rampur, Orai, Unnao, Hardoi|
|23.||Uttarakhand / Uttranchal||Dehradun, Haridwar, Kathgodam, Roorkee,Rudrapur City|
|24.||West Bengal||Sealdah, Kharagpur, Asansol, Barddhaman, Digha, Rampurhat, New Jalpaiguri, Malda Town, Howrah, Durgapur, Darjeeling, Siliguri Jn, Naihati Jn., New Farakka, Alipurduar Junction & Ghoom,New Coochbehar,Coochbehar,Bandel, New Alipurduar,Purulia Jn & Ghoom||Kolkata Terminal, Shalimar, Raiganj|
|TOTAL||407 Stations||18 Stations|