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About Silchar Railway Station

Silchar Railway Station is located in the state of Assam. The station is under the authority of Northeast Frontier Railway Zone. It provides service to Silchar and the whole Barak Valley in the state of Assam.
SCL railway station has 3 platforms. Buses, taxis, and autos are easily available from the station to reach other places in the city.

Trains Departing from Silchar To Other Stations 9 passenger trains depart from Silchar railway station to places like Bairabi, Dharmanagar, and Guwahati. The Kanchanjunga Express departs for Sealdah from SCL railway station thrice weekly. Barak Valley Express heads from Silchar railway station to Lumbding Junction in Guwahati daily. Cachar Express is a Mail/Express train that connects the SCL railway station to Lumbding Junction.

Trains to Top Pilgrimage Sites: There are 4 long-distance trains starting from SCL railway station that provide connectivity to Guwahati in Assam, which is home to Kamakhya and Bhuvaneshwari temples. 3 trains link Silchar railway station to Haridwar, a famous pilgrimage site. To reach Madurai, which is famous for the Meenakshi temple, board a train to Sealdah from where trains to Madurai are available. 3 trains depart from Silchar SCL railway station to Allahabad which is famous for the conflunence of three holy rivers namely Yamuna, Saraswati and the Ganges.

Trains to Metro Cities: There are 2 trains to New Delhi from SCL railway station on a weekly basis. The Kanchanjunga Express departs from SCL railway station for Kolkata Junction railway station. There are 3 trains that link Silchar railway station to Barpeta Rd, Guwahati, and Jalpaiguri stations, from where trains to Chennai are available. Similarly, 3 trains head to Allahabad, Mughal Sarai, and Patna and 3 trains head to Guwahati, Bongaigaon, and Siliguri. From these stations, trains to Mumbai and Bangalore are available.

Popular Trains: Kanchanjunga Express is one of the important Mail/Express trains in India renowned for its punctuality and cleanliness. Sampark Kranti Express has facilities like pantry car, on-board catering, e-catering, sleeping arrangements, etc. One can also use the Sampark Kranti route map to track the train.

• Kanchanjunga Express starts from Silchar and heads to Sealdah in Kolkata.
• Poorvottur Sampark Kranti Express (PT) links Silchar to New Delhi railway station.

Different Stations in Silchar

There are no other railway stations in Silchar apart from SCL railway station. Popular Places Near Silchar Railway Station

There are many famous places to explore in Silchar near the station. Some places like Janiganj Bazar and Iskcon temple are within 2 km from Silchar SCL railway station. Janiganj Bazar is a famous shopping destination for artifacts and handloom and takes 10 min to reach by car. The Iskcon temple is dedicated to Lord Krishna and attracts huge crowds during the festivals of Janmashtami and Durga Puja. It is a 10-min drive away. You can take a car and head to the Gandhibag park, which is 6 minutes (2 km) away.