Kota Junction railway station is a railway station on the West Central railway network. It is the headquarters of Kota division of West Central Railway zone. Kota is the only station in Rajasthan followed by Jaipur & Ajmer, connected to all the major cities of India. It is an important station on the Delhi-Mumbai main line. There is a dedicated Jan Shatabdi that runs between Kota & New Delhi. Another suburban station of South Kota city is Dakaniya Talav Railway station which has a stoppage of Bandra Terminus Gorakhpur Avadh Express, Dehradun Express and Ranthambore Express The district has 148.83 km of railway line in the Kota - Ruthia section, 98.72 km on Nagda - Mathura (Mumbai-Delhi) section and 24.26 km on Kota - Chittorgarh section. A broad gauge railway facility between Kota and Jodhpur via Jaipur exists. Kota is also an originating point for many trains like Kota - Damoh Passenger (Kota - Katni Passenger) connecting Kota to Damoh in Madhya Pradesh. The other includes, Kota - Vadodara Passenger, Kota - Hanumangarh Express, Kota - Ajmer, Kota - Jabalpur & Kota - Bina Passenger. Patna – Kota Express connects Kota and Patna cities via Agra, Kanpur, Lucknow and Varanasi.