Fareed Express train is the Pakistani train that runs between Karachi and Lahore. The name of the train has been kept after Baba Fareed Shakar Ganj who was a famous poet and saint. Fareed Express was inaugurated on 15 April 2002. The train covers 1248 kilometers distance in 26 hours and 45 minutes. The train offers economy class accommodation for the passengers. The train stops at 44 stations.
Karachi to Sadikabad
Fareed Express train 37 up departs daily from Karachi city at 19:00 and stops at Karachi Cantt, Landhi Junction, Meeting, Kotri Junction, Hyderabad Junction, Oderolal, Tando Adam Junction, Shahdadpur, Sarhari, Nawabshah Junction, Peidan, Bhiriaoad, Mahrabpur, Rohri Junction and at Sadikabad at 05:32. There are numerous famous places for tourists in Sadikabad like Arshi mosque, Chah Sultan and others.
Sadikabad to Lahore Junction
The train departs from Sadikabad at 05:34 and goes through Rahim Yar Khan, Khanpur, Liaquatpur, Dera Nawab Sahib, Mubarikpur, Samasata Junction, Bahawalpur, Vihari, Pakpattan, Kanganpur, Kasur Junction, Kot Lakhpat, and Lahore Cantt and reaches Lahore junction at 21:30.
Lahore to Vihari
Fareed Express train 38 down departs from Lahore at 06:00 in the morning and connects a number of small towns and cities like Kot Lakhpat, Kasur, Basirpur, Pakpattan, Mandi Burewala and arrives at Vihari at 15:00 where the train stops for five minutes.
Vihari to Karachi
The train departs from Vihari towards its destination Karachi at 15:05 and passes through Mailsi, Bahawalpur, Mubarikpur, Dera Nawab Sahib, Liaqatpur, Rahim Yar Khan, Rohri, Nawabshah, Tando Adam, Hyderabad, Drig road and reaches Karachi city at 10:00 in the morning.
Ticket pricing and fares charges are subject to change with respect to cities as well as with time so please contact the respective train department to get the right information about adult fares and children traveling charges. Pakistan Railway Numbers at +92-71-9310070, 9310741 Important/Emergency 117 & 99206075-76.