Station: Lucknow Nr - LKO

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About Lucknow Nr Railway Station

The Lucknow Junction Railway Station is officially known as Lucknow NER. It is one of the two main railway stations in Lucknow and is informally known as ‘Chhoti Line’. Initially, it was the starting and ending point for meter gauge trains. Later, most of the meter gauge tracks were converted to 1676 mm broad gauge.
Lucknow JN railway station has 6 platforms and is adjacent to the Charbagh Railway Station. It has facilities such as AC and non-AC waiting rooms, food stalls, magazine corner, etc. Battery operated cab services (free of cost) are provided to the differently abled people and senior citizens.

Trains Departing from Lucknow To Other stations

About 160 express trains and 28 Superfast trains serve the Lucknow LJN railway station. Additionally, 1 pair of Shatabdi, 3 pairs of Gareeb Rath Express, and 18 passenger trains originate, terminate, or pass through the station.

Trains to Top Pilgrimage Sites: There are 11 trains to Amritsar, which houses the Golden Temple. 15 trains head to Kolkata, which has the Kalighat temple. 2 trains head to Dwarka, which is one of the seven sacred cities in India. You can reach Madurai to visit the famous Meenakshi Temple, via Erode (ED). There are 21 trains, including Duronto Express, from Erode to Madurai.

Trains to metro cities: 18 trains connect Lucknow LJN railway station to Mumbai. 5 trains, 2 of which are Express and 3 Superfast trains link LJN railway station to Bangalore. 55 trains including Shatabdi Express and Rajdhani Express head to New Delhi. Also, there are 6 weekly trains to Chennai and 15 long-distance trains to Kolkata.

Popular trains: Several eminent trains connect LJN railway station to important stations all over India. Shatabdi Express provides facilities like AC compartments, timely meals, etc. to the passengers. Pushpak Express has inbuilt catering facilities and a pantry car. The Lucknow-Bandra Terminus Special provides special compartments for the impaired. Gareeb Rath Express provides bed roll service, LED displays with information about name of the next station, etc. The coaches are also decorated with paintings of Indian heritage artwork.

• Lucknow Swarna Shatabdi provides connectivity to New Delhi Railway Station.
• Pushpak Express and Lucknow-Bandra Terminus Special connect LJN railway station to Mumbai CSM Terminus.
• Saharsa-Amritsar Gareeb-Rath Express connects LJN railway station to Amritsar Junction.

Different Stations in Lucknow
Apart from LJN railway station, Lucknow has 5 other railway stations, namely:

• Lucknow Charbagh
• Gomti Nagar
• Badshah Nagar
• Daligunj Junction
• Aishbagh Junction

Popular places near Lucknow Junction Railway Station

Head to Bara Imambara (shrine) which is one of the grandest places in Lucknow. It is around 6 km from the LJN railway station and takes 20 minutes to reach by car. Rumi Darwaza and Dilkusha Kothi are situated within 5 km (20-min drive) from Lucknow Junction railway station. You will be amazed by the architecture of these buildings. Husainabad Clock Tower is located adjacent to Rumi Darwaza. It is around 6 km (25-min drive) from the LJN railway station.

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