Aug. 31, 2020

Karnataka CM B S Yediyurappa flagged off first RORO train from Bengaluru to Solapur.


  • The maiden 'Roll On Roll Off' (RORO) train between Bengaluru and Solapur in Maharashtra consists of open flat wagon on which trucks with goods are loaded.

  • It will be operated by the South Western Railway (SWR).

  • The train will take 17 hours to reach its final destination which is at a distance of about 682 kms.

  • The train will run via Dharmavaram, Guntakal, Raichur and Wadi to reach Bale near Solapur in Maharashtra.