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Chennai Central Railway Station

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General Hospital Rd | Kannappar Thidal, Periyamet, Chennai (Madras) 600003, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Tamilians can take a lot of pride in how they run their state, and railstation is no exception. Effective and fast service for tickets arross the nation. However if you're looking to buy internatinal ticket that is Kolkata-Dhaka, that is only possible from Kolkata as...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Zinia F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your service! But a lit bit crowded place! I will recommend to my friends to use their service

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank mikhailv801
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the much notable landmark of Chennai.. The front face of the building itself depicts the face of Chennai... Chennai central Railway Station has around 10 platforms.. Platform 1 & 2 has wide paths and a sweet Stall.. Coffee shop and food...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Ananth727499
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Chennai Central railway station is the main railway station of Chennai City. From here numerous number of trains leave for different cities in India. Local Subarban trains also leave from this Station.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Soumyajit S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is the main railway station of the city and also the important one in the state.the railways use the place as the connecting hub of the state with various states.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MangayarkarasiMsamy
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The 1st time I saw a crowd like that in a railway station they were sleeping in the floor and we had to jump and go to other side better to take the train from next stopping station with a reservation ticket.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank onasiusfernando
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Main terminus station and Gateway to Chennai.Beautiful Architecture.Local train start from here to nearby small towns.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This station, once called as Madras Central is now called as Chennai Central. The latest news is that this station is renamed as MGR central. This station was opened in 1873. It is the main and important station for South India and is always a...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank K V K
Reviewed March 5, 2019

More than 14 platforms Accessible by Metro train , Suburban TRain, MRTS train , City buses and not to mention other conveyances like Auto , cabs etc. IRCTC bookings render the railway journey very easy Compared to Omnibuses , Central Station is the Heart of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank NarasimhanG2
Reviewed February 18, 2019

This station is one of the Oldest station in India. This station is been maintained well, now it is been connected with Metro train also. This station is been connected with train by most of the other parts of India. There are two three well...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Shaji J
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Response from B R S | Reviewed this property |
Hi Anjitc, If you are looking for Local Sighting, there are two Government Tourist Companies: India Tourism Development Corporation at Egmore, Phone +91 44 28211782 Tamil Nadu Tourism Development Corporation... More