Station: Guwahati - GHY

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About Guwahati Railway Station

The Guwahati Railway Station is in the heart of Guwahati, near the Assam State Transport Corporation bus station. It is run by the Northeast Frontier Railway Zone and falls under the Lumding division.
Guwahati GHY railway station provides facilities like high-speed public Wi-Fi, lounges, and retiring rooms.

FAQs

Q. How can I get to Rehabari from Azara?
A. Drive down to Rehabari from Azara to reach your destination in approximately 45 minutes.

Q. How can I get to Rehabari from Azara?
A. Drive down to Rehabari from Azara to reach your destination in approximately 45 minutes.

Q. What is the best means to travel to Guwahati GHY Railway Station from Dharapur?
A. The best means to travel to Guwahati GHY Railway Station from Dharapur is by car.

Q. Are there local buses from Guwahati Railway Station (GHY) to Shillong?
A. Yes, there are several buses running from 6 AM till 5 PM between Guwahati Railway Station (GHY) and Shillong.

Q. Can I get a taxi to Cherrapunjee from Guwahati GHY Railway Station in Guwahati?
A. Yes, you can book cabs online or get a taxi to Cherrapunjee from Guwahati GHY Railway Station in Guwahati.

Q. Is there local train/metro connectivity from Guwahati Railway Station (GHY)?
A. No, there is no local train/metro connectivity from Guwahati Railway Station (GHY).

Q. How long will it take me to get from Guwahati GHY Railway Station to Agartala?
A. It takes approximately 16 hours 30 minutes by road to reach Agartala from Guwahati GHY Railway Station.

Q. What are the transport options available from Guwahati Railway Station (GHY) in Guwahati?
A. Buses and taxis are the common modes of transport available from Guwahati Railway Station (GHY) in Guwahati.

Q. What is the best means to get to Shri Shri Aswaklanta Temple from Guwahati GHY Railway Station?
A. Hire a cab from Guwahati GHY Railway Station and enjoy a drive down Mahapurush Damodardev Path and NH-27 to reach Shri Shri Aswaklanta Temple in an hour’s time.

Q. How do I get to Ganeshguri from Guwahati Railway Station (GHY)?
A. The best and only way to go to Ganeshguri from Guwahati Railway Station (GHY) is by car, which will take you approximately 20 minutes to reach your destination.

Q. Which temple in Guwahati is more popular – Kamakhya Temple or Navagraha Temple?
A. Kamakhya temple is one of the most popular temples in Guwahati, where people come from all over the country.

Q. When can I take my children to the Dreamland Amusement Park?
A. Dreamland Amusement Park is open every day from 10 AM to 7 PM. Since the park has a lot of attractions and rides for children and adults alike, make sure you go there in the morning hours, so that you have ample time in hand.

Q. What is the local food of Guwahati that one should try?
A. Khaar, an Oxomiya meat delicacy and ou khatta are two of the must-try local food items of Guwahati.

Q. What are some recommended restaurants for Oxomiya food delicacy in Guwahati?
A. Paradise Restaurant, King Chilly, Heritage Khorika, and Gam’s delicacy are some of the best restaurants in Guwahati, which serve authentic high-quality Oxomiya food.

Q. Are there tourist buses for a sightseeing tour of Guwahati?
A. Yes, there are multiple tourist buses for people to go on a sightseeing tour of Guwahati.

Q. What are the must-see places of Guwahati?
A. Some of the must-see places in Guwahati include the Kamakhya Temple, Accoland, Amchang Wildlife Sanctuary, Basistha Temple, Nilachal Hills, and Garbhanga Forest.

Q. Are Nilachal Hills safe for trekking?
A. Yes, trekking in Nilachal Hills from the entry gate of Kamakhya Temple is quite safe and full of adventure.

Q. What are some attractions near Hatigaon?
A. Hatigaon Rajohuya Nam Ghar and Bhetapara Durga Mandir are two of the popular attractions near Hatigaon.

Q. How far is Kamakhya Temple from Guwahati GHY Railway Station?
A. Kamakhya Temple is located 8 km from Guwahati GHY Railway Station.

Q. Which 4-star hotel would you recommend within 10 km of Guwahati Railway Station (GHY) in Guwahati?
A. Hotel Rajmahal , located just 1 km from Guwahati Railway Station (GHY), is a good 4-star hotel.

Q. What is a good family hotel near Guwahati GHY Railway Station?
A. Hotel Atithi is a good family hotel near Guwahati GHY Railway Station.

Q. Are there decent budget hotels in or around Manas National Park?
A. Yes,Hotel Rhino and Hotel Blue Moon are some decent budget hotels near Manas National Park.

Q. Which are some cheap hotels in Shillong?
A. Some of the cheap hotels to stay in Shillong include Home Stay Laban and Laitumkhrah.

Q. Would you recommend Charming Homestay for the Discerning Traveller as a good option to stay with family?
A. Yes, Charming Homestay for the Discerning Traveller is an ideal place in Guwahati for families.

Q. Name some 3-star hotels near Assam State Museum.
A. Rains Inn-Eco Friendly Hotel, Hotel Grand Starline, and The Contour Hotel are a few 3-star hotels near Assam State Museum.

Q. Is there any cheap hotel near Guwahati Railway Station (GHY)?
A. Yes, some of the cheap hotels near Guwahati Railway Station (GHY) are Hotel Arya Inn, Hotel Plaza Inn, Hotel City Palace, and Hotel Orchid.

Q. Can you tell me names of some budget hotels near Guwahati GHY Railway Station?
A. Hotel Millennium, Hotel Tibet, and Hotel Siroy Lily are some budget hotels near Guwahati GHY Railway Station.in Guwahati.

Q. Which 4-star hotel is located near Guwahati Railway Station (GHY) in Guwahati?
A. Hotel Dynasty is one of the 4-star hotels near Guwahati GHY Railway Station in Guwahati.

Q. What are the most popular hotels near Guwahati GHY Railway Station?
A. Chirom Palace, Kaberi Lodge, and Hotel Mayur are some of the most popular hotels near Guwahati GHY Railway Station.

Trains Departing from Guwahati To Other Stations

Guwahati railway station has 7 platforms. It has 56 halting trains and 39 trains that originate and terminate.

Trains to Top Pilgrimage Sites: The Guwahati Puri Express connects GHY railway station to Puri, which is home to the Jagannath Temple. It is one of the most revered places of worship in India. The Dibrugarh Amritsar Express links GHY railway station to the city of Amritsar in Punjab, where the Golden Temple is situated. It is the holiest place of worship for the Sikhs. There are 6 trains that link Guwahati and Renigunta Junction (RU). You can avail train, buses, or cars to Tirupati - Spiritual Capital of Andhra Pradesh. The Tirupati Balaji Temple is the most popular destination of the devotees all over India. Take the Dwarka Express from Guwahati GHY railway station to Dwarka, (DWK) where the magnificent Dwarkadhish Temple dedicated to Lord Krishna resides.

Trains to Metros Cities: On a weekly basis, there are 4 trains from Guwahati GHY railway station to Bangalore, 12 trains to Delhi, 16 trains to Kolkata, 2 trains to Mumbai, and 8 trains to Chennai.

Popular Trains: The Nagaland Express and the Brahmaputra Mail provide both on-board and e-catering facilities. The Dwarka Express is an express train that makes very few stops and has an average speed of 48 km per hour.

• The Brahmaputra Mail connects the Guwahati railway station to places including Patna (PNBE), Allahabad (ALD), and Delhi (DLI).
• The Nagaland Express connects Dimapur (DMV) to the Guwahati GHY railway station.
• The Dwarka Express links the Guwahati GHY railway station to Dwarka in Gujarat.

Different Stations in Guwahati

• Agthori (AGT)
• Amingaon (AMJ)
• Azara (AZA)
• Changsari (CGS)
• Narengi (NNGE)
• New Guwahati (NGC)

Popular Places Near Guwahati Railway Station

The Assam State Museum on Gopinath Bordoloi Road is a 10-minute drive (2 km) from the Guwahati railway station. It is one of the largest museums in the country and has a huge collection of artifacts ranging from anthropology, art, crafts, and arms. The Dighalipukhri is a man-made lake and has recreational activities like boating. It is situated 2 km away from GHY railway station and will take you 10 minutes by car. Visit the Guwahati Planetarium, which is around 3 km (13-minute drive) from the Guwahati railway station. It is an astronomical research center that conducts daily shows, workshops, and seminars on astronomy. There is also a library and they even conduct sky watching sessions. Also, pay a visit to the Umananda Temple, which is at 3 km from GHY railway station, which will take you around 14 minutes to reach by car.

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