Pakistan Railway Time Table, Fares, Jobs (Karachi, Lahore, Multan, Rawalpindi)


Discover Pakistan railway timings, fares of Shalimar, Karkorak, Business Train and night coach. You can also check Timigns or Train schedule, online booking and Railway Jobs. Book seats through online Pakistan railway reservation and booking system.

We have gather all information about Railway Timings, Railway Jobs, Train Time table of Pakistan Railway Karachi Lahore Rawalpindi. It runs under the supervision of Ministry of Railways. Its headquarters is in Lahore.

It has its own security system whish is managed by railway police. Pakistan Railways is the largest source of passenger traffic and cargo traffic in the country. It not only gives revenue to country but also promote national symbols.

Pakistan Railways always try to run trains accordance to time table and keep high standard of timings and schedules. Pakistan Railways is one of the major departments in Pakistan Visit this page to know more about Pakistan railway timings and fares of Karachi, Lahore, Rawalpindi and other railway stations of Pakistan.

Official website of Pakistan Railways. Visit this site and find all details such as all trains timings. Some of famous trains are Allama Iqbal Express, karakoram express, Khyber mail, super and tezgam. Trains have 6 types of classes, Air conditioned sleepers, parlour, business, lower and economy.

 This website has seat availability section where you can check whether seat is available or not by giving some information like reservation center, departure date, trains name and ticket class. You can also check all trains fares by selecting train name. Phone numbers and other Contact are also available here.



Visit this site and watch here videos of Pakistan railways trains coming to stations. Photos of diesel and steam engines. Railway accidents pictures and other latest news. Pakistan Railways locomotives Photo Gallery has pictures of all types of engines.

Pakistan Railway Advisory and Consultancy Services (PRACS) gives consultancy and recommended services for setting up, plan and supervision of tasks in all regulations of railways. This website also has some other pages for time table, seat reservation or availability, booking offices, pictures galleries and contacts of Pakistan railways. But some of pages are still not available.



Lahore to Karachi Trains


You can get here information about Lahore to Karachi Trains, Fare, Inquiry number, reservation, seat availability, total destination, timings, ticket price and others details. Pakistan railway has most train service from Lahore to Karachi. You can choose from of lot of different trains from Lahore to Karachi. Some are called non stop, some have cheap fare with many stops in between such as Multan, Bahawalpur, Rahim Yar Khan, Sukkur, Nawab Shah, Hyderabad and other railway stations. You can also book your seat, birth, AC Parolour, Cabin, first class or second class in advance in your favorite train. Railway department is now fully trying to set thrir correct train timings. Here are the some of the most important trains from Lahore to Karachi are:

  1. Karachi Express

  2. Karakoram Express

  3. Pak Business Express

  4. Shalimar

  5. Tezgam


Pakistan Railway Reservation / Booking

Booking and reservation of for seats of Pakistan railway. Phone numbers of Pakistan railway stations Karachi, Lahore, Hyderababad, Multan, Faisalabad, Quetta, Rawalpindi and Peshawar. Booking or reservation of railways can be very easy now just visit the site and book seats from your office or home. This site also has links of train timings and seat availability for all railway stations.



Tens thousands of people travel every day through Pakistan Railway from Karachi to Peshawar and other cities of Pakistan. Although there are also other means of traveling including Buses, Airplanes but People like to travel through trains for various reasons and its cheap fare is one of the those reasons. Currently Railway minister has announced some reduction in fares due to new Government policies and oil price change. You can know new fare schedule by contacting at helpline number or at


Railway Jobs

Pakistan Railways is largest Government organization in the country with thousands of employees from Karachi to Peshawar. Currently after a long time it is one the way to progress once again and is now expanding its operation by purchasing more engines for passenger and luggage trains. Due to security reasons in Pakistan, Government has decided to recruit more Police in Pakistan Railway in every section. So if you have keen interest for jobs in railway then don’t wait any minute and just drop your Complete CV today. You can apply for any of various post according to your qualification and experience. Here is list of some of different post for which you can apply for jobs.

  • Stenographers

  • Steno Typist

  • Data Entry Operator

  • Executive Engineers (Electrical, Electronics, Telecommunication)

  • Assistant Electrical Engineers

  • Accounts Officer

  • Gate Keeper, Points man

  • Foreman Locomotive


Railway Police Jobs

  • Prosecuting Sub-Inspector

  • Assistant Sub Inspector ASI

  • Constables

  • Driver

  • Steno typist

  • Upper division Clerk

  • Lower Division Clerk

  • Band and Pipe Staff



Applicants will not be given any kind of TA/DA for physical, writer test or interviews. There is no concession in age, qualification and physical measurements. Government employees can send their applications through their departments. Total number of posts could be increased during process of recruitment. Legal actions will be taken in case of fake documents. Only eligible candidates will be issues call letters with dates of interviews and test. You must have to send an empty envelope with 3 post stamps. Send your applications before last date at Pakistan Railway Office.


Inquiry Number

 Whether you want information about train timing, fares, arrival, departure or any thing else about Pakistan railway, you can get all kind information from railway inquiry number 117. It is main helpline or contact number country wide else you can also contact with your local railway station number of Karachi, Lahore, Faisalabad, Rawalpindi or every railway station.


Contact Numbers

Karachi: 021-99206075-6

Lahore:  042-36674351

Hyderabad: 20083

Lahore Railway Station

Rawalpindi Railway Station

Pakistan Railway Fares

Q. From where can I book seats in Lahore or Karachi?

A. There are different places where you can book your seat or birth for a single person or for more. All places are connected online through computer network. You can contact at Railway stations, reservation offices or approved booking agencies.

Q. Can I book my seats in advance for 2 weeks or more?

A. Yes, Seats and births could be reserved almost 1 month before dates of travel. And it is also a better idea to book in advance on that routes which are very busy and you are going with your family.


Q. My cousin has get reservation and tickets but we don’t know status of confirmation etc. Is there any way to check my status?

A. Yes, You can contact with any reservation office and tell them your ticket number, seat number, destination, train name etc and other details to check exact status of your reservation.


Q. Do Pakistan Railway has set up of computerized Ticket booking system in railway stations?

A. Currently this service is provided only on large Railway stations in Karachi, Faisalabad, Rawalpindi, Multan, Lahore and few other cities but soon it is expanding to other stations as well with the passage of time.


Q. I am going to Karachi today by evening train but I have not reserved my seat in advance? Can I get a seat for 2 persons in any case?

A. It is a on chance that some passengers cancel there seats and you can avail that seat but all depends on availability of seats. Train Guards and Conductors have latest records of seat availability at time of departure of trains.


Q. I have lost my ticket so can I apply for refund of my ticket payment?

A. No, You must of ticket as a proof that you have already paid payments or fares to refund tickets. But lost and stolen tickets are never refunded. If you refund before 48 hours of departure then you can avail 100% of your fare amount. If you want to cancel your tickets then only contact with the office where you have bought that ticket.


Q. What is “special menu” of Pakistan railway which is served in long journeys special from Lahore to Karachi in famous trains?

A. Special Menu has various food dishes such as Chicken Roast, Roghni Nan, Ketchup, French fries etc.


Q. I am going to Karachi with my uncle who is seriously ill and might need medical aid during journey. Is any doctor available in trains?

A. All Guards of trains have a medical kit for first aid purposes but if patient have serious problem then you must see him in any Railway Hospital at large Railway stations.


Q. My train is late for few hours and I want stay for these hours in waiting room. Have I pay to stay in this room or is it free for every one?

A. There is no charges in any kind of waiting room and you can stay at room according to you ticket class.


Q. I am going to receive my family who are coming form Karachi. Is there any special car parking of Railway Stations at Lahore?

Y. There is a Car parking areas outside of Lahore Railway station and you can park your vehicle by paying a very cheap parking fee for few hours.


Q. I have a complaint against vendor at Platform of railway station in Lahore. To whom should I contact to solve my issue?

Y. You can meet personally with Station Masters or other officers or by phone numbers of station and register you complaints against vendors, staff, or any others.