Qazvin-Rasht Railway (Qazvin-Rasht-Astara)

Locations

Type

Rail

Status

Under Construction

Total Reported Cost

Initiatives

Start Date

Start of Construction

Planned Completion Date

June 2017

Funders

Source(s) Amount

Description

Second segment projected for completion in the Qazvin-Rasht-Astara railway route, as part of the International North-South Transportation Corridor initiative.

The project includes the construction of the longest railway bridge in Iran, 1,4km in length, on the river of Sefidroud in the city of Manjil, province of Gilan.

Rail gauge: 1435mm.