Indian road network consisting of expressways, state highways, national highways, local roads and peripheral roads is the 2nd largest in the world with an estimated length of about 4,689,842 kilometers in 2013. Among them, covering 1208.19 kilometers, India has 942 railways in total. We have got 10 most amazing.
Mumbai-Pune Expressway (93 km)
The longest and first six-lane concrete, high-speed, access controlled tolled expressway of India Yashwantrao Chavan Mumbai Pune Expressway constructed in March 1997 by Maharashtra State Road Development Corporation. This expressway which cost Rs 1630 crores, has reduced travel time between Mumbai-Pune to 2-3 hours.
Ahmedabad-Vadodara Expressway (95 km)
The best expressway in India, Ahmedabad-Vadodara expressway, which is known as National Expressway 1, is one of the busiest expressway in India replacing the National Highway 8. Built at a cost of Rs.475 crores, it reduces the travel time from two and a half hours to one hour.
Delhi-Gurgaon Expressway (28 km)
One of the most important and long access-controlled toll expressway, Delhi-Gurgaon expressway is a part of Golden Quadrilateral. Developed by DSC Limited, it cost Rs.1000 crores.
Western Expressway (25.33 km)
8-10 lane arterial road, the Mumbai Western Express Highway, stretched from the suburb of Bandra to Dahisar.
Eastern Expressway (23.55 km)
A 6 lane expressway with over a dozen flyovers, Eastern expressway is stretched from Thane to Chembur, Mumbai. It is one of the busiest and most important highway in the Mumbai Metropolitan Area and is a part of the National Highway 3.
Yamuna Expressway (165 km)
India’s longest six-laned controlled-access expressway, Yamuna expresswat connects Greater Noida with Agra located in UP. Constucted by Jaypee Infratech it was built at a cost of Rs.12,839 crores.
Jaipur-Kishangarh Expressway (90 km)
The 6-lane expressway was constructed by GVK Jaipur Expressway Private Limited (GJEPL) under the build-operate-transfer model. The first Indian road built under the public-private partnership model, it cost Rs.729 crores.
Noida Greater-Noida Expressway (24.53 km)
A six lane highway connecting two suburbs of Noida in Uttar Pradesh and begins at Sector 15 A of Noida and ends at the Alpha commercial belt in Greater Noida. It cost Rs.400 crores.
Outer Ring Road Expressway (158 km)
The eight-lane ring road expressway encircling Hyderabad connects between NH4, NH7, NH9 and some state highways. Developed by Hyderabad Metropolitan Development Authority, it cost Rs. 6,696 Crores with a help of Rs 3,123 Crores from Japan International Cooperation Agency.
Durgapu Expressway (65 km)
Connecting Dankuni with Memari on Grand Trunk Road, the Durgapur expressway is a part of National highway 2.