About RailTel

RailTel Corporation a "Mini Ratna (Category-I)" PSU is one of the largest neutral telecom infrastructure providers in the country owning a Pan-India optic fiber network on exclusive Right of Way (ROW) along Railway track. The OFC network covers all important towns & cities of the country and several rural areas covering 70% of India's population. RailTel with strong nationwide presence is committed to bring cutting edge technology and offer innovative services to the Indian Telecom market.

RailTel is in the forefront in providing nationwide Broadband Telecom & Multimedia Network in all parts of the country in addition to modernization of Train operations and administration network systems. With its Pan India high capacity network, RailTel is working towards creating a knowledge society at various fronts. Presently, RailTel has created over 51933 RKMs of fiber network connecting over 4500 cities/towns on the network including several rural areas.

The network is supported by multiple of 10G/2.5G based STM-64/16 system rings. In addition, RailTel has also provided over 10500 KM of network with DWDM systems with 100G/400G capacity which is targeted to be further expanded to additional 14000 KM within a year to cover all major cities of the country. RailTel also has a MPLS network with core on 10G capacity along with NGN system to support various IP enabled services.

Equipped with cutting edge I.T certifications like ISO 20000 , ISO 27000 and CMMI-Level 3 certifications, RailTel offers a wide gamut of managed telecom services to Indian Telecom market. The service includes Managed lease lines, Tower colocation, MPLS based IP-VPN, Internet and NGN based voice carriage services to Telecom Operators, Internet Service Providers, MSOs, Enterprises, Banks, Govt. Institutions/dept., Educational Institutions/Universities, etc. RailTel is aggressively entering into Enterprise services market with launch of its various services like Data Center, Railwire, Telepresence, etc.Recently RailTel has also acquired Unified License.

In addition, RailTel with its rich experience in the domain of Telecom & ICT field have been selected for implementation of various mission-mode Govt. projects in the telecom field. Under such initiatives, RailTel is rolling out National Knowledge Network (NKN), National Optical Fiber Network (NOFN) and North East OFC project under USOF scheme.

  • 51933+
    Route Km
  • 4400
  • 24000+
    RKM High Capacity DWDM
Our Vision is to become the preferred telecom solutions and services provider for knowledge economy.
To attain leadership in providing premier telecom infrastructure service by offering the cost-effective state of the art communication solutions.


To facilitate Railways in expeditious modernizing of their operation and safety systems and network providing by state of art communication infrastructure.

  • To plan, build, develop, operate and maintain a nationwide broadband telecom and multimedia network to supplement national telecom infrastructure to spur growth of telecom, broadband and IT enabled value added services in all parts of country specially rural,remote and backward areas.
  • To generate revenue through commercial exploitation of its telecom network.