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Bhagalpur Junction (BGP) Railway Station

Bhagalpur Junction railway station (BGP) serves the Bhagalpur district of the Indian state of Bihar. It provides trains to many major cities in Indian and is operated by the Eastern Railway zone. The railway station has 6 platforms. It is equipped with good facilities like Wi-Fi, parking, and waiting rooms. The Bhagalpur Junction BGP railway station handles around 80 thousand passengers daily.

Trains Departing from Bhagalpur Junction to Other Stations


About 67 trains depart from the Bhagalpur Junction railway station daily, with 47 trains halting at the station and 20 trains originating from here.

Trains to Top Pilgrimage Sites:



Bhagalpur Junction BGP railway station provides one train to Ajmer that houses the famous pilgrim center Ajmer Sharif Dargah. There are many trains to Kolkata and Howrah, from where the holy place of Kalighat is very near. The Sealdah – Varanasi Express goes to Varanasi (BSB) in Uttar Pradesh, which is a prominent Hindu pilgrim center. Also, there is a train to Haridwar (HW) from Bhagalpur Junction railway station. Head to Yesvantpur (YPR) in Bangalore, and from there, board a train to Shravanabelagola, which is a famous pilgrim place in Karnataka.

Trains to Metros Cities:



The Bhagalpur – Anand Vihar (T) Garib Rath Express runs from Bhagalpur Junction to Anand Vihar Terminal (ANVT) in New Delhi. Saharsa – Kolkata Special connects Bihar to Kolkata railway station (KOAA). You can board the Anga SF Express to reach Yesvantpur Junction (YPR) in Bangalore. The Bhagalpur – Mumbai LTT SF Express connects to the Lokmanya Tilak Terminal (LTT) in Mumbai. There are no trains from Bhagalpur to Chennai.

Popular Trains:



The Garib Rath Express trains provide excellent facilities onboard at lower ticket fares compared to other prominent trains. The Vikramshila Express is a superfast train known for its speed, cleanliness, and onboard facilities like bedrolls, etc. The DEMU (Diesel Electric Multiple Unit) train is a diesel-powered train operating on short-distance routes within the city.

The Bhagalpur – Anand Vihar (T) Garib Rath Express provides a link between the BGP railway station and New Delhi.
The Vikramshila Express connects the Bhagalpur Junction to Anand Vihar Terminal in New Delhi.
The Bhagalpur – Jamalpur DEMU train connects Bhagalpur Junction railway station to Jamalpur Junction.

Popular Places Near Bhagalpur Junction Railway Station

Bhagalpur is a place of historical importance. It lies is in the Indian state of Bihar and is the third largest city in Bihar. A must-see landmark here is the Ghantaghar. Around 48 km from Bhagalpur is Mandar Parvat, a huge hill in the Banka District. The Ajgaibinath Dham is a temple in Sultanganj, around 24 km from Bhagalpur Junction BGP railway station. The Budhanath Temple and Rabindra Bhawan are located very close to the station. The Kuppa Ghat Ashram, located on the banks of River Ganga in Bhagalpur, is a calm and pleasant place here. The Vikramshila University is another must-see place in Bhagalpur.

FAQS



How many inter-state stations are there in Bhagalpur? The Bhagalpur Junction and SultanGanj railway station are the 2 inter-state railway stations in Bhagalpur.

What are the names and codes of different stations in Bhagalpur? Apart from Bhagalpur Junction, these are few other railway stations in Bhagalpur.

Naugachia- NNA Sultanganj- SGG Kahalgaon- CLG Akbarnagar- AKN Ghoga- GGA What are the top train routes from Bhagalpur Junction station?
Bhagalpur Junction to New Delhi, Bhagalpur Junction to Jamalpur, and Bhagalpur Junction to Howrah are some top trains routes from Bhagalpur Junction railway station.

Which city has maximum trains connecting it to Bhagalpur Junction station?
Gaya, New Delhi, Malda, and Howrah have maximum number of trains connecting to Bhagalpur Junction.

Which is the fastest train originating from Bhagalpur Junction?
The Bhagalpur – Anand Vihar (T) Garib Rath Express is the fastest train originating from Bhagalpur Junction. It travels at a speed of 64 kmph.

Which train originating from Bhagalpur Junction covers the longest route?
The Anga SF Express originates from Bhagalpur Junction BGP railway station and covers the longest distance of 2477 km.

How many trains originate from Bhagalpur Junction?
Around 20 trains originate from BGP railway station.

Does Bhagalpur have flight connectivity?
The Bhagalpur Airport is not active at present. The nearest airport to Bhagalpur is the Patna Airport, located around 233 km from Bhagalpur.