Barog Railway Station

Barog railway station is a small railway station in the Solan district in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. Barog is important stoppage for Kalka -Shimla Toy train. Barog has the longest tunnel (No.33) with a length of 1,143.61m is also named after him and is situated close to the Kalka station side of the. Barog is well connected to narrow guage to kalka, which is linked to all metros and big cities of India Delhi, Calcutta, Chennai, Mumbai and Amritsar to name a few by broad gauge rail links. Kalka to Barog is 42 km distance and Barog to Shimla is 53 km distance.

Barog Railway station code is BOF.

Facilities at Barog Railway Station

For passengers there are so many facilities at Kalka railway station which include a retiring hall, a ticket counter, a reservation center, taxi stand, small bus stand, and ATM and inquiry booth. Barog railway station pin code is 173211.

Retiring rooms at Barog Railway Station

All the major stations en route Kalka-Shimla Railway have accommodation facility for tourists, as known as Retiring Rooms & dormitories which can be booked on ‘before come first serve basis’ on payment of prescribed charges. The retiring rooms booking can be directly done with the respective Station Masters.

Retiring room at Barog: Double bed 3.

Kalka-Shimla Toy Train Booking

Please not that the Kalka Shimla toy train bookings open only one month in advance (except Shivalik Deluxe train, it will open three months before from travel date), not like other trains which open two months in advance. Bookings have to be done in advance especially in summer and winter, as large numbers of tourists are pouring during Dussehra holidays, Christmas Eve and New Year. Toy train advance bookings can be done online through a number of websites. Tickets can also be booked from affiliate websites of IRCTC or directly at Shimla/Kalka/ Barog Railway Station.

Barog Railway Station Contact / Inquiry No. : 01792-238814.

Distance from Shimla Railway station to nearby places

Barog Railway station to Shimla Distance

Shimla is also known to her fans as the queen of the hills, the capital of the state of Himachal Pradesh. Shimla has many beautiful places from which to enjoy the wonderful and playful landscape surrounding it, this hill station is visited by tourists throughout the year. Shimla is 54 km far from Barog Railways station.

Barog Railway station to Chail Distance

Chail is a hill station in Himachal Pradesh, India. It is known for its salubrious beauty and virgin forests.  It is 47 kilometers from Barog Railway station and 44 kilometers from Shimla.

Barog Railway station to Kasauli Distance

Kasauli is a small town in the southwestern part of Himachal Pradesh, a peaceful holiday destination away from the crowded world. Nestled amidst the beautiful deodar forests, Kasauli is known for the lavish Victorian buildings built by the British, whose mysterious and serene atmosphere attracts everyone. From Barog Railway station to Kasauli distance is 17.5 km.

Barog Railway station to Kalka Distance

Kalka is a city in Panchkula district of Haryana province. The city is located on National Highway 22. The city is at the foot of the Himalayas, the gateway to neighboring Himachal Pradesh. From Barog Railway station to Kalka distance is 32.6 km.

The following are some of the Barog hotels near railway station.

Hotel Barog Heights

Hotel Barog Heights offers spectacular views, unbridled luxury, and an un-interrupted encounter with nature combined with exceptional service. This splendid and royal creation always makes you feel at home, besides just letting you experience a deluxe stay. This lavish hotel offers exotic stays, food flavours and much more within serene surroundings that are heart-winning for sure.

Banlekhi’s Rambling Rose, Barog

It is situated 1.2km off the main Kalka-Shimla highway midway between Kasauli and Shimla. It provides an ideal base from which to explore Himachal. The cottage sleeps 4 and has an attached washroom. Room is on lower ground floor and has valley view window.

The Pinewood Barog

Hotel have wide network of accommodation that comprises of Hotels, Restaurants and Cafeterias serving varied cuisine, including Himachali delicacies. Property is in superb locations in the lap of nature. The Pinewood Barog hotel has three categories viz. Premium – Heritage, Deluxe and Budget Hotels.

Content last updated in December 2019


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