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Chennai Central Railway Station

General Hospital Rd | Kannappar Thidal, Periyamet, Chennai (Madras) 600003, India
+91 94912 03077
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General Hospital Rd | Kannappar Thidal, Periyamet, Chennai (Madras) 600003, India
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+91 94912 03077
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"waiting hall"
in 14 reviews
"red building"
in 6 reviews
"clean station"
in 6 reviews
"arrival and departure"
in 5 reviews
"iconic building"
in 4 reviews
"long distance trains"
in 4 reviews
"busiest station"
in 4 reviews
"prepaid taxi"
in 4 reviews
"display boards"
in 4 reviews
"clock tower"
in 6 reviews
"round the clock"
in 4 reviews
"british era"
in 11 reviews
"south india"
in 12 reviews
"land mark"
in 6 reviews
"huge crowd"
in 4 reviews
"food stalls"
in 5 reviews
"nice place"
in 5 reviews
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Reviewed today via mobile

It's one of the busiest railway station in South India. It has train connection to all major cities in India. Always crowded with ppl. Some ppl sleep on the floors waiting for their trains. Lot of hotels n lodges around this place. There is a...More

Thank venkat v
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Reviewed today via mobile

Easily accessible. With drinking water, pay and use toilets etc. Trains to North tamilnadu and North India mostly start from here. Well connected by local trains, metro train and buses.

Thank Jehosh
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Chennai central railway station , big and best , big crowded railway station , best facilities , not a high standard average

Thank vmsatheesh22
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

You want to go Delhi or Mumbai or any metropolitan city direct connectivity of train and also many state capital and there big cities are directly connected that's a plus point of this central railway station.

Thank kradityayadav
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Reviewed 2 days ago

i will going to share my experience: i will be waiting for a train which was late by 3 hrs and in night .provided the good security check and well fast wifi

Thank KARt
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I like this station for the fact that even though it is crowded, you will find it convenient to catch your train as it has a lot of space. It has a nice sitting area with ample chairs. Affordable food. If you want to buy...More

Thank BimalDavid
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Passing through this station regularly. Observe a lot of change for good. If you have time to spend go here. You cab watch people and movements. Nice experience indeed.

Thank S R V
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The busy railway station in south India. Hundreds of trains lakhs of people a day commuting through this busy central railway station.

Thank sujeshLall
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Reviewed 1 week ago

well organised compared to my last visit 5 years back..it was a welcome relief to see things getting organised much better and cleaning done far better..

Thank GREHLAZ
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

chenni central is main railway station inthe city of chenni.chenni central railway opened 1873 and electrified 1931.142 year old building of the railway station about 350000passengess used the terminus ever day chenni central and secunderabad station were awarded 183 points out of a maximum of...More

Thank Banshidhar S
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Hi Anjitc, If you are looking for Local Sighting, there are two Government Tourist Companies: India Tourism Development Corporation at Egmore, Phone +91 44 28211782 Tamil Nadu Tourism Development Corporation... More
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