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Nagpur to Pune in eight hours


The distance between Pune and Nagpur is about 730 kilometres with the road travel time at approximat­ely 15 hours. The Nagpur-Mumbai Samridhi Mahamarg, according to Union Minister Nitin Gadkari will be linked to the newly proposed Pune-Chhatrapat­i Sambhajina­gar (Aurangabad) Access Control Green Expressway near Chhatrapat­i Sambhajina­gar. In a Twitter post thread, the Minister for Road, Transport, and Highways (MoRTH) informed that the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) will construct this road with a completely new alignment. Commuters travelling from Nagpur to Pune are expected to save eight hours of travel time. He gave a breakup of the commute from Pune to Chhatrapat­i Sambhajina­gar (Aurangabad) as two and half hours and from Nagpur to Chhatrapat­i Sambhajina­gar (Aurangabad) in five and half hours through Samruddhi Mahamarg, totalling to eight hours from Nagpur to Pune.

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