Faizabad Junction railway station

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Faizabad Sadar Railway Station
फ़ैज़ाबाद सदर रेलवे स्टेशन
فیض آباد ریلوے سٹیشن
Junction
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Main entrance of Faizabad Railway Station
Station statistics
Address Faizabad, Faizabad District, Uttar Pradesh
 India
Line(s) Allahabad-Faizabad line
Connections Central Bus Station, Taxi Stand, Auto Stand
Structure type Standard on-ground station
Platforms 5
Tracks single
Parking Available
Bicycle facilities Available
Baggage check Not Available
Other information
Opened 1874
Rebuilt Proposed
Electrified not yet
Station code FD
Owned by Ministry of Railways, Indian Railways
Fare zone Northern Railways
Formerly Oudh and Rohilkhand Railway
Services
Waiting Room, Dormitory/Retiring Rooms, Baggage Room, Refreshment, ATM

Faizabad Railway Station (Hindi: फ़ैज़ाबाद सदर रेलवे स्टेशन, Urdu: فیض آباد ریلوے سٹیشن‎) known as Faizabad Junction (Hindi: फ़ैज़ाबाद जंक्शन, Urdu: فیض آباد جنکشن‎) is an important railway station in Northern India and is well connected with Delhi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Varanasi, Gorakhpur and Allahabad. Faizabad Junction is one of the two railway junctions in Faizabad city the another one is Ayodhya Junction which is situated in the adjacent city of Ayodhya at the south end of Faizabad city on the bank of Ghaghra river (locally known as Saryu river).

Trains to and from Faizabad[edit]

People boarding a train

The Indian Railways network connects Faizabad directly with Kanpur (4 hours) Lucknow (3 hours.), Varanasi (4 hours.) and Allahabad (5 hours). Direct trains such as Indore - Rajendra Nagar Via. Faizabad Express/ Faizabad Express connects it with Indore Junction, Ujjain, Bhopal Junction, Jhansi, Varanasi and Patna on weekly basis. A few mail express trains also connect Faizabad to Kolkata, and Mumbai.

There are intercity train between Faizabad and Lucknow and between Faizabad and Allahabad as well. Some important trains originating from Faizabad and connecting Faizabad to Delhi and Mumbai[1]

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Coordinates: 26°46′07″N 82°08′06″E / 26.76861°N 82.13500°E / 26.76861; 82.13500