Pune Aurangabad Expressway Project Information and Updates

The Pune Aurangabad Expressway, which is also known as the Pune Sambhajinagar Expressway, is a proposed 6-lane access-controlled highway in Maharashtra, India. The project is undertaken by the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) as part of the Bharatmala Pariyojana.

Project Details

Total Estimated Cost Rs. 10,000 crore
Project Length 225 kilometers (approximately)
Lanes 6
Right of Way (RoW) 70 meters
Current Status DPR Prepared; Land Acquisition Underway
Expected Deadline Not finalized (3 routes being explored)
Owner/Agency National Highways Authority of India (NHAI)
Project Model Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (EPC)

Benefits and Connectivity

The upcoming Pune Aurangabad Expressway will connect the districts Pune, Ahmednagar, and Aurangabad, as well as taluks of Bhor, Purandhar, Haveli, Daund, &Shirur. It will act as an important link between these regions, boosting connectivity and promoting economic growth.

This expressway will be connected to the under construction 701 km Samruddhi Mahamarg (Mumbai to Nagpur Expressway), facilitating efficient travel between Pune and Aurangabad. The travel time between these cities is expected to reduce from the current 4-5 hours to about 2 hours.

Route Map &Current Status

An official PDF route map of the Pune – Aurangabad Expressway project will be made available in the future. The Detailed Project Report (DPR) for the project has been prepared, and land acquisition is currently underway. NHAI has issued a notification 3(A) for land acquisition in 24 villages along the route.

Pune Aurangabad Expressway / Pune Sambhajinagar Expressway
Pune Aurangabad Expressway / Pune Sambhajinagar Expressway

Tenders and Contractors of Pune Aurangabad Expressway

There have not yet been any published tender notices for the expressway’s construction. Once the tender notices are ready, the section on tenders and contractors will be updated.

Follow the construction of the Pune-Aurangabad Motorway project, which aims to improve connection and shorten travel times between the two cities in the interest of the communities and promoting growth.

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