Pune Nashik Expressway Project Information and Details

Pune Nashik Expressway: Enhancing Connectivity in Western Maharashtra

The Upcoming Pune Nashik Express Highway will link Shinde (on NH-60) to MSRDC-proposed Pune Ring Road project (near Chimbali). It will be also connected to the 701 km Samruddhi Mahamarg (Mumbai-Nagpur Motorway), which is being built, along the route. The motorway will roughly follow the 234 km Pune-Nashik Semi High-Speed Rail corridor in terms of alignment.

Project Details

Total Estimated Cost To be determined (TBD)
Project Length 180 kilometers
Lanes 6
Right-of-Way (RoW) To be determined (TBD)
Status DPR Preparation
Land Acquisition Required To be determined (TBD)
Deadline To be determined (TBD)
Owner/Agency Maharashtra State Road Development Corporation Ltd.
Project Model Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (EPC)

Route and Connectivity

The Pune-Nashik Motorway will link Shinde (on NH-60) to the MSRDC-proposed Pune Ring Road project (near Chimbali). It will also be connected to the 701 km Samruddhi Mahamarg (Mumbai-Nagpur Motorway), which is being built, along the route. The motorway will roughly follow the 234 km Pune-Nashik Semi High-Speed Rail corridor in terms of alignment.

Benefits and Travel Time

Once completed, the Pune Nashik expressway is expected to significantly reduce the travel time between Nashik and Pune. The journey that currently takes 4-5 hours will be reduced to approximately 2 hours, improving efficiency and connectivity between the two cities.

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Route Map and Current Status

An official PDF route map and village list for the Pune – Nashik Expressway project will be provided when available. As of now, the Detailed Project Report (DPR) is being prepared, and land acquisition has not yet commenced. MSRDC invited tenders in October 2022 for the preparation of the Feasibility Study Report, Detailed Project Report (DPR), and assistance in land acquisition.

Tenders and Contractors

The section regarding tenders and contractors will be updated once tender notices for the construction of the expressway are published.

Stay updated with the progress of the Pune – Nashik Expressway project, which aims to enhance connectivity and reduce travel time between Pune and Nashik, benefiting the regions and promoting economic development.

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