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About Chandigarh Railway Station

The Chandigarh Junction Railway Station is situated on the outskirts of the city of Chandigarh. It is around 8 km from the city center of Chandigarh and 7 km from the city’s airport.
CDG railway station has the facilities of escalators, computerized reservation, telephone booths, a tourist reception center, and a police outpost.

Trains Departing from Chandigarh To Other Stations

There are 40 halting trains at the CDG railway station and 18 trains that originate and terminate here. There are 5 platforms.

Trains to Top Pilgrimage Sites: Amritsar Chandigarh Superfast Express operates from Chandigarh JN railway station to Amritsar, which is home to the revered Harmandir Sahib or the Golden Temple. There are 6 weekly trains to Ajmer, which is famous for the shrine of the Sufi Saint Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti. There is one SuperFast express train that plies from CDG railway station to Madurai (MDG), home to Meenakshi Amman Temple. There are 6 long-distance trains to Gaya, where Gautama Buddha attained enlightenment. Avail any one of the 14 trains to Mumbai and visit the famous Shree Siddhivinayak Ganapati Mandir.

Trains to Metros Cities: There are 66 trains from Chandigarh CDG railway station to Delhi, 14 weekly trains to Kolkata, 14 weekly trains to Mumbai, 3 weekly trains to Bangalore, and 1 bi-weekly train to Chennai.

Popular Trains: The Garib Rath Express is known for being a low-cost train that provides air conditioning as well. The Himalayan Express, Amritsar Chandigarh Superfast Express, and the Paschim Express offer on-board catering and e-catering. The Chandigarh Special offers e-catering services to its passengers.

• Amritsar Chandigarh Superfast Express links the Chandigarh Junction railway station to Amritsar.
• The Himalayan Queen connects the CDG railway station to Kalka (KLK).
• Garib Rath Express starts from Amritsar, passes through Jalandhar and links Chandigarh railway station to Ambala, Roorkee, and Lal Kuan (LKU).
• The Paschim Express connects CDG railway station to Agra Fort railway station.
• The Chandigarh Special runs from Indore and passes through the stations of Ujjain, Mathura, and Ambala before terminating in the Chandigarh CDG railway station.

Different Stations in Chandigarh

Chandigarh CDG railway station is the only railway station in the city of Chandigarh.

Popular Places Near Chandigarh Junction Railway Station

Situated at 10 km from CDG railway station, the Chandigarh Rose Garden is Asia’s largest rose garden that was created in 1967. It will take you around 22 minutes by car. The Rock Garden of Chandigarh, also known as Nek Chand’s Rock Garden is a sculpture garden spread over an area of 40 acres. It is located at 9 km from Chandigarh railway station. You can also visit the Sukhna Lake (10 km, 24-min drive) to enjoy boating, kayaking, and water skiing. The Le Corbusier Center is 7 km away (14-min drive) from Chandigarh railway station. It exhibits the events and works in the life of Le Corbusier, who conceptualized the city of Chandigarh.

FAQs

Q. How do I get to Ram Darbar from Chandigarh Railway Station (CDG)?
A. You can take an auto-rickshaw from Chandigarh Railway Station (CDG) to reach Ram Darbar.

Q. How can I get to Pinjore from Panchkula?
A. You can take a bus from Panchkula to reach Pinjore.

Q. What is the best means to travel to Chandigarh from Ludhiana?
A. Trains are the best means to travel to Chandigarh from Ludhiana.

Q. Are there trains from Chandigarh CDG Railway Station to Mohali?
A. Yes. There are trains that run from Chandigarh Railway Station (CDG) to Mohali.

Q. Can I get a taxi to Ludhiana from Chandigarh Railway Station (CDG) in Chandigarh?
A. Yes. You can book one-way taxis from Chandigarh Railway Station (CDG) to Ludhiana.

Q. Is there local train/metro connectivity from Chandigarh CDG Railway Station?
A. No. There is no local train or metro connectivity from Chandigarh CDG Railway Station.

Q. How long will it take me to get from Chandigarh Railway Station (CDG) to Panchkula?
A. It takes around 15 minutes to reach Panchkula from Chandigarh Railway Station (CDG).

Q. What all transport is available from Chandigarh Railway Station (CDG) in Chandigarh?
A. Buses, auto-rickshaws, and cycle rickshaws are available outside Chandigarh Railway Station (CDG).

Q. What is the best means to get to Japanese Garden from the Chandigarh CDG Railway Station?
A. Cabs and auto-rickshaws are the best means to get to Japanese Garden.

Q. How do I get to Sukhna Lake from Chandigarh CDG Railway Station?
A. You can take a cab from Chandigarh CDG Railway Station to Sukhna Lake.

Q. Is there a place for children’s entertainment in Chandigarh?
A. Yes. International Dolls Museum, KidsOwn Café, and Fun Factory are some of the best places for kids.

Q. What are some theatres in Chandigarh?
A. The Alankar Theatre and Tagore Theatre are famous theatres in Chandigarh.

Q. Recommend some local foods of Chandigarh that one should try?
A. Sarson da Saag, Makki di Roti, and Dal Makhani are some food items to try here.

Q. What are some recommended restaurants for Chinese cuisine in Chandigarh?
A. Mainland China and Yo!China are some recommended restaurants for Chinese cuisine in Chandigarh.

Q. Are there tourist buses for a sightseeing tour of Chandigarh?
A. Yes. There are sightseeing buses in Chandigarh.

Q. What are the must-see places of Chandigarh?
A. The Rock Garden of Chandigarh, Zakir Hussain Rose Garden, the Sukhna Lake, and Fateh Burj are some must-see places of Chandigarh.

Q. What are the timings for the ChattBir Zoo?
A. The ChattBir Zoo is open from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Q. What are the best museums to visit in Chandigarh?
A. The Government Museum and Art Gallery, Le Corbusier Center, and International Dolls Museum are some famous museums to visit in Chandigarh.

Q. What are some popular attractions in Panchkula?
A. Nada Sahib, Mata Mansa Devi Mandir, and Sakaria Cactus Garden are some popular attractions in Panchkula.

Q. How far is Zakir Hussain Rose Garden from Chandigarh Railway Station (CDG)?
A. The Zakir Hussain Rose Garden is around 11 km from Chandigarh Railway Station (CDG).

Q. What is a good family hotel near the Chandigarh Railway Station (CDG)?
A.  Hotel Rajshree is a good family hotel near Chandigarh Railway Station (CDG).

Q. Are there decent budget hotels in or around Pinjore?
A. Yes. Hotel Emerald Heights is a budget hotel in Pinjore.

Q. What are some cheap hotels in Panchkula?
A. Hotel Rajat and Royal Huts Resort are options for cheap hotels in Panchkula.

Q. Would you recommend Red Fox Hotel Chandigarh as a good option to stay with family?
A. Yes. It is a good hotel for families.

Q. Name some 3-star hotels near Rock Garden of Chandigarh?
A. Treebo Mint and Hotel Corporate Inn are some good 3-star hotels near the Rock Garden.

Q. Is there any cheap hotel near Chandigarh CDG Railway Station?
A. Yes. Hotel Kohinoor City and Hotel Royal Plaza are some cheap hotels near Chandigarh CDG Railway Station

Q. Can you tell me the names of some budget hotels near Chandigarh CDG Railway Station?
A. Hotel Diamond Inn and Hotel White Palace are some budget hotels near Chandigarh CDG Railway Station

Q. Which 5-star hotel is near Chandigarh Railway Station (CDG)?
A. The LaLit Chandigarh and Holiday Inn Chandigarh Panchkula are some 5-star hotels near Chandigarh CDG Railway Station

Q. What are the most popular hotels near Chandigarh Railway Station (CDG)?
A. Hotel Solitaire and Hotel President are some popular hotels near Chandigarh CDG Railway Station

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