5 Most Important Roads of Lahore You Need to Know About
Development of Road’s structure in the city has helped a lot in regulating the traffic flow. Numerous underpasses and flyovers in the city have not only increased the beauty of Lahore but also made a huge part of the city signal-free.
There is a total of 263,775 kilometers long road network in Pakistan that helps in connecting the cities. Uncountable mobile uses these roads every day to reach their destinations. These roads are well constructed and are taken care of by the authorities. The most commonly used roads to commute throughout the country are Grand Trunk (GT) Road and Motorway.
When we talk about the roads of Lahore that need to be known, we come across a wide number of roads. These roads are developed over the past few years and are operational since then. Thousands of people use these roads to travel from one place to another intercity or even if they are coming from the outside city.
Canal Bank Road
One of the most beautiful roads in Lahore, Canal Bank Road covers an area of 29 kilometers. This road connects two areas of the cities, Old Lahore to New Lahore. No matter wherever you are headed if you want to get their hustle free, start your journey through Canal Bank Road. If you are entering the city through Motorway, you can start your journey on Canal Bank Road through Thokar Niaz Baig.
Traveling on Canal Bank Road makes it easier for you to travel throughout the city through a signal-free road. Less traffic road accompanied with the canal is an ideal road to have a drive in the middle of the night. Canal Bank Road is home to many private and public residential societies and towns. Johar Town, PCSIR, Canal View, Park View, Garden Town, Harbanspura, and Mughalpura are a few famous places aligned with Canal Bank Road.
Consisting of 12 underpasses and overheads, Canal Bank Road receives more attention on the national festivals. You will see the entire decorated on the special days like Jashn-e-Baharaan and 23rd March.
Ferozepur Road bridges the gap between Lahore and Kasur. Being one of the heavily used roads of Lahore, Ferozepur Road serves connects to important areas that are both, residential and commercial such as Model Town, Qurtaba Chowk, Railway Station, Walton Road, Ichra, Defence, and Kot Lakhpat.
Ferozepur Road also offers easy access to many health and wellbeing services including hospitals, residential/housing schemes, and commercial markets. Ich, which is one of the most famous bazaars of Lahore is also located on the main Ferozepur Road. Metro Bus is also located on the main Ferozepur Road that also works as the recognitional symbol of the Road. It keeps all of the stops located on Ferozepur Road connected.
Many investment opportunities are highly and easily accessible on Ferozepur Road for those who are looking for high returns and big investments. These profitable investment options have huge potential because Ferozepur Road has easy access to important areas such as Lahore Ring Road, DHA, and Model Town.
When it comes to Mall Road, no other road can compete for this road in any way. The ancient buildings and historical sites. This road is known for the famous Camel Ride and Chaman Ice-cream. The architectural designs of Mall Road are designed by ancient white architectures. A huge part of Mall Road is decorated with trees that automatically makes this place ideal for people who want to spend time in the fresh air.
From government buildings to famous markets, you will find everything on Mall Road. Aitchison College, one of the oldest educational institutes, is located at Mall Road. Alhamra art complex, PC Hotel, PC One, HBL, Fatima Jinnah Garden, WAPDA house, and Punjab Assembly building are located at main Mall Road.
You will find one of the oldest markets of Lahore, Anarkali bazaar at Mall Road which is known for its widest range of clothing and bedding. Lahore Zoo is also located at Mall Road.
Nationwide known for Jilani Park, Jail Road is another famous signal-free corridor and a primary traffic route of Lahore that bridges the gap between the old parts of the city with new parts. Jail Road provides everything one needs to have easy access near their home including a commercial market, a park, clinic, restaurants, and a place for entertaining activities.
When we discuss the medical and well-being facilities available at Jail Road, Services Hospital is located on the main Jail Road and next to you will is Punjab Institute of Cardiology where hundreds of patients having heart diseases are treated every day. Moreover, there are two high profile all-girls educational institutes; Kinnaird College For Women and Lahore College For Women University which provide quality education in different disciplines.
The perimeters of Jail Road start from Sherpao Bridge, Gulberg, and extend up to Ferozepur Road. In between this, it connects with Shadman, G.O.R. – I, Mall Road, and Mazing.
As suggested by the name, Lahore Ring Road is a circular road that revolves all around Lahore and is an architectural miracle. This road is connected with almost every area of Lahore and bridges the gap between most of the areas. No matter if you are living in Johar town and works at Barki, all you have to get on the Rong Road and get to your destination through a signal-free road. The speed limit on Ring Road is 120KM/h, which makes it highly impeccable for reaching your destination in the shortest duration.
Ring Road has helped in reducing the traffic flow of the city. Traveling on Ring Road helps you in saving time and also makes it very easily approached by your residence, irrespective of wherever you are residing. Ring Road starts from Bahria Town and connects it with the farthest point that is Azadi Chowk. There are numerous options of investment opportunities near this road in both sectors, commercial and residential.