Shimla (SML) Railway Station

Shimla (SML) Railway Station

Shimla Station

Station Grade : D

Station code SML
Zone Northern Railway

Grades of Stations

Based on unique long distance trains in a week

A+ Greater than 200
A 100-200 trains
B 50-100 trains
C 20-50 trains
D 2-20 trains
E < 2 trains
O Zero trains

Shimla Station | SML | Grade D Station

Shimla station serves Shimla in District: Shimla (Himachal Pradesh)

Adminstratively Shimla is a Municipal Corporation (as per 2011)

Shimla Population Rank

The population of Shimla as per 2011 census

303

At National level

1

At State level

1

At District level

Shimla Population Range 3/5

The population of Shimla as per 2011 census

5

Greater than 10,00,000

4

5,00,000 - 10,00,000

3

1,00,000 - 5,00,000

2

10,000 - 1,00,000

1

< 10,000

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D

Station Grade

6

Weekly Unique Trains

0 %

Trains Running (Current Covid)

2

Numer of Platforms

Shimla: Nearest Top 5 Grade A+ Railway Stations (within 300 kms)

1

Ambala Cant Jn (UMB)

Dist - AMBALA (HARYANA)

91 kms
2

Ludhiana Jn (LDH)

Dist - LUDHIANA (PUNJAB)

127 kms
3

New Delhi (NDLS)

Dist - CENTRAL (DELHI)

274 kms
4

Moradabad (MB)

Dist - MORADABAD (UTTAR PRADESH)

296 kms
5

-

-

Shimla: Nearest Top 5 Grade A Railway Stations (within 250 kms)

1

Saharanpur (SRE)

Dist - SAHARANPUR (UTTAR PRADESH)

132 kms
2

Jalandhar Cant (JRC)

Dist - JALANDHAR (PUNJAB)

147 kms
3

Jalandhar City (JUC)

Dist - JALANDHAR (PUNJAB)

151 kms
4

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-
5

-

-

Shimla: Nearest Top 5 Grade B Railway Stations (within 200 kms)

1

Chandigarh (CDG)

Dist - CHANDIGARH (CHANDIGARH)

55 kms
2

Rajpura Jn (RPJ)

Dist - PATIALA (PUNJAB)

87 kms
3

Sirhind Jn (SIR)

Dist - FATEHGARH SAHIB (PUNJAB)

91 kms
4

Yamunanagar Jagadhari (YJUD)

Dist - YAMUNANAGAR (HARYANA)

110 kms
5

Kurukshetra Jn (KKDE)

Dist - KURUKSHETRA (HARYANA)

129 kms

Shimla: Nearest Top 5 Grade C Railway Stations (within 150 kms)

1

Ambala City (UBC)

Dist - HOSHIARPUR (PUNJAB)

89 kms
2

Khanna (KNN)

Dist - LUDHIANA (PUNJAB)

99 kms
3

Dehradun (DDN)

Dist - DEHRADUN (UTTARAKHAND)

121 kms
4

Phillaur Jn (PHR)

Dist - JALANDHAR (PUNJAB)

131 kms
5

Dhuri Jn (DUI)

Dist - SANGRUR (PUNJAB)

148 kms

Shimla: Nearest Top 5 Grade D Railway Stations (within 100 kms)

1

Kalka (KLK)

Dist - PANCHKULA (HARYANA)

37 kms
2

Chandi Mandir (CNDM)

Dist - PANCHKULA (HARYANA)

49 kms
3

Kiratpur Sahib (KART)

Dist - RUPNAGAR (PUNJAB)

58 kms
4

Rupnagar (RPAR)

Dist - RUPNAGAR (PUNJAB)

61 kms
5

Sas Nagar Mohali (SASN)

Dist - S.A.S. NAGAR (PUNJAB)

63 kms

Shimla: Nearest Top 5 Grade E Railway Stations (within 50 kms)

1

-

-
2

-

-
3

-

-
4

-

-
5

-

-

Top 6 stations in District - Shimla

Station Name Grade Distance
1 Shimla (SML) Dist - Shimla (Himachal Pradesh)

D

-

2 Jutogh (JTO) Dist - Shimla (Himachal Pradesh)

O

-

3 Kathleeghat (KEJ) Dist - Shimla (Himachal Pradesh)

O

-

4 Shoghi (SGS) Dist - Shimla (Himachal Pradesh)

O

-

5 Summer Hill (SHZ) Dist - Shimla (Himachal Pradesh)

O

-

6 Taradevi (TVI) Dist - Shimla (Himachal Pradesh)

O

-

Trains from Shimla (Himachal Pradesh)

Train Name/No. Arrives Departs Duration Days of Run
SHIMLA - KALKA Shivalik Deluxe Express (52452) START 17:50 - M, T, W, T, F, S, S Book Now
KALKA - SHIMLA Himalayan Queen (52455) 17:30 ENDS - M, T, W, T, F, S, S Book Now
SHIMLA - KALKA Himalayan Queen (52456) START 10:25 - M, T, W, T, F, S, S Book Now
KALKA - SHIMLA Shivalik Deluxe Express (52451) 10:00 ENDS - M, T, W, T, F, S, S Book Now
SHIMLA - KALKA Holiday Special (52444) START 09:25 - M, T, W, T, F, S, S Book Now
KALKA - SHIMLA Holiday Special (52443) 18:25 ENDS - M, T, W, T, F, S, S Book Now
SHIMLA - KALKA Shivalk Special (52446) START 15:50 - M, T, W, T, F, S, S Book Now
KALKA - SIMLA Passenger (52441) 12:55 ENDS - M, T, W, T, F, S, S Book Now
SIMLA - KALKA Passenger (52442) START 15:50 - M, T, W, T, F, S, S Book Now
KALKA - SIMLA Passenger (52445) 12:15 ENDS - M, T, W, T, F, S, S Book Now
KALKA - SHIMLA Passenger (52459) 09:50 ENDS - S, M, T, W, T, F, S Book Now
KALKA - SHIMLA NG Passenger (52457) 08:55 ENDS - S, M, T, W, T, F, S Book Now
SHIMLA - KALKA NG Passenger (52458) START 14:15 - S, M, T, W, T, F, S Book Now
SHIMLA - KALKA Passenger (52460) START 17:25 - S, M, T, W, T, F, S Book Now
KALKA - SHIMLA NG Express (52453) 11:35 ENDS - S, M, T, W, T, F, S Book Now
SHIMLA - KALKA NG Express (52454) START 18:35 - S, M, T, W, T, F, S Book Now
KALKA - SIMLA Festival Special (04515) 17:20 ENDS - M, T, W, T, F, S, S Book Now

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About Shimla Station

Shimla Railway station is in Shimla district making it an important railway station in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. The station code name of Shimla is ‘SML’. As part of one of the busiest and populated Indian states, Himachal Pradesh, the Shimla railway station is known amongst the top hundred train ticket booking and train traveling stations of the Indian Railway. The total number of trains that pass through Shimla (SML) junction is 17.

Shimla Station - FAQs

Q) How many trains pass through the Shimla Railway Station (SML)?

A) There are 17 trains that pass through the Shimla Railway station. Some of the major trains passing through SML are - (SHIMLA - KALKA Holiday Special, SHIMLA - KALKA NG Express, etc).

Q) What is the correct Station Code for Shimla Railway Station?

A) The station code for Shimla Railway Station is 'SML'. Being the largest railway network in the world, Indian Railways announced station code names to all train routes giving railways its language.

Q) Shimla Railway Station falls under which zone of Indian Railways?

A) Indian Railway has a total of 17 railway zone. Shimla Railway station falls under the Northern Railway zone.

Q) How many platforms are there at the Shimla Railway Station (SML)?

A) There are a total of 2 well-built platforms at SML. Book you IRCTC ticket on RailYatri app and RailYatri Website. Get easy access to correct Train Time Table (offline), Trains between stations, Live updates on IRCTC train arrival time, and train departure time.

Q) When does the first train arrive at Shimla (SML)?

A) Shimla Railway station has many trains scheduled in a day! The first train that arrives at Shimla is at SHIMLA - KALKA Holiday Special at 09:25 hours. Download the RailYatri app to get accurate information and details for the Shimla station trains time table.

Q) When does the last train depart from Shimla Railway Station?

A) The last train to depart Shimla station is the SHIMLA - KALKA NG Express at 18:35.