Jaffar Express train is the Pakistani train that runs daily between Quetta and Rawalpindi. The name of the train is named after Mir Jaffar Khan Jamali who was a famous head of Baloch tribe, Ex Prime Ministers Mir Zafarullah Khan Jamali’s uncle and also a friend of Quaid-e-Azam. The train was launched on 16 April 2003 by Mir Zafarullah Khan Jamali. The train provides the facility of Economy and Business class for the convenience of passengers. The train covers the distance of 1,450 kilometers daily between Quetta and Rawalpindi in 32 hours. Jaffar Express has the route from Quetta via Sibi, Rohri, Bahawalpur, Lahore, Jehlum to Rawalpindi.
Quetta to Bahawalpur
Jaffar Express train 39 UP departs daily from Quetta at 08:30 in the morning and takes its passengers to Rawalpindi passing through Kolpur, Mach, Sibi Junction, Dera Murad Jamali, Jacobabad Junction at 16:15, Shikarpur, Sukkur Junction at at 18:05, Rohri Junction, Ghotki, Sadikabad, Rahim Yar Khan and Bahawalpur at 23:43. The train stops at Rohri Junction for 25 minutes.
Bahawalpur to Lahore
The train leaves from Bahawalpur at 23:46 and passes by Multan Cantt, Khanewal Junction, Chichawatni, Sahiwal, Okara, Pattoki, Raiwind Junction, Kot Lakhpat and at Lahore Junction at 07:30. The train stops at Lahore for half an hour. Lahore is a famous historic place for tourists.
Lahore to Rawalpindi
The train departs from Lahore Junction at 08:00 towards its destination via Gujranwala, Wazirabad junction, Gujrat, Lala Musa Junction, Jehlum, Chak Lala and reaches Rawalpindi at 13:20.
Rawalpindi to Rahim Yar Khan
Jaffar Express train 40 down departs daily from Rawalpindi at 09:00 in the morning. It goes to Quetta via Jehlum, Lala Musa Junction, Gujrat, Wazirabad Junction, Gujranwala, and historic city of Lahore Junction, Raiwind Junction, Pattoki, Okara, Sahiwal, Multan Cantt, Bahawalpur and Rahim Yar Khan at 00:11. The desert safari of Rahim Yar Khan attracts tourists towards itself for exploring the Cholistan dessert, Bhong mosque and others.
Rahim Yar Khan to Quetta
The train departs from Rahim Yar Khan at 00:13 and goes to Quetta via Sadikabad, Ghotki, Rohri Junction, Sukkur, Sibi junction, Kolpur and reaches the capital of Balochistan, Quetta at 13:40.
Please call Quetta station at Phone number +92-81-9202016 for inquiring about ticket pricing and fare charges for kids and adults.