Green Line express is the Pakistani train that runs daily between Islamabad Margala station and Karachi Cantt. Green Line is considered to be the fastest and most comfortable train proving deluxe facilities like quality and hygienic lunch and dinner, free wifi, tea is available anytime, clean bedding and others. The train departs from Karachi named up and arrives at Margala named down. Green Line train stops at all major railway stations in between the way for the convenience of passengers.
According to the latest schedule Green Line train departs daily at 10pm from Karachi Cantt station and reaches Margalla station Islamabad the next day at 8 pm. The train stops at Lahore Junction for 30 minutes, meanwhile the passengers can buy anything or have a look around. The train leaves at 3 pm daily from Margalla station Islamabad and reaches Karachi Cantt at 1 pm the next day. The inauguration of the train was done by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.
Green Line’s train’s management has claimed that the train will reach its destination in 22 hours. The train has targeted both the public sector and business sector providing facility and standard. According to the Green Line’s management the train will benefit people of the two cities and will provide luxurious facilities at affordable rates. According to the people who have traveled through Green Line said that the train took less than 23 hours to reach its destination and provided business class facilities at low fares. The train stops at Lahore, Khanewal, Bahawalpur, Rohri and Hyderabad.
The price & fares for the ticket from Lahore Junction to Karachi Cantt are 5,000 PKR and from Islamabad to Karachi are 5,500 PKR. However the ticket price and fares should be reconfirmed with the management of this train because with time ticket fares vary.