Kanpur Anwarganj railway station
Indian Railway Station
|Address||NH 91, Anwarganj Street, Kanpur, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh
|Elevation||131 m (1,688 ft)|
|Structure type||Standard (on ground station)|
|Zone(s)||North Eastern Railway|
|Division(s)||North Eastern Railway|
|Formerly||Indian Branch Rly. Co.
Kanpur Anwarganj is a railway station in Kanpur. It is the second largest station in Kanpur after Kanpur Central. It has three platforms. It was constructed during the British Raj. It has one big clock on its main building. It is on the Farrukhabad-Kanpur line. Until 2006 it was a metre gauge station. In 2006 Railway Minister Sri Lalu Prasad Yadav reopened the line as a broad gauge railway line towards Lucknow. The first station superintendent was Mr. V.N. Pandey. In 2008 a broad gauge line opened towards Mathura too.
Kanpur Anwarganj serves trains of Lucknow-Kanpur Suburban Railway to reduce pressure on Kanpur Central. Some MEMU trains start from here. Kanpur Anwarganj is now linked with some new stations like New Delhi, Mathura, Agra, Jaipur, Gorakhpur, Chapra, Patna, Kolkata, etc. Now Kanpur Anwarganj is one of the main railway station on the route to Rajasthan and Eastern India.
Trains originating at Kanpur Anwarganj
|5003||Chauri Chaura Express||===||16:45||Gorakhpur||Daily||Platform No.1|
|5004||Chauri Chaura Express||12:10||===||Gorakhpur||Daily||Platform No.1|
|8191||Utsarg Express||09:45||===||Chhapra||Daily||Platform No.3|
|8192||Utsarg Express||===||16:25||Chhapra||Daily||Platform No.3|
Important Trains passing from Kanpur Anwarganj
|Train No.||Train Name||Arrival||Departure||Days||Platform No.|
|5037||Kanpur-Farrukhabad Express||10:55||11:05||Daily||Platform No.2|
|5038||Farrukhabad-Kanpur Express||17:25||17:30||Daily||Platform No.2|
|4723||Kanpur-BhiwaniKalindi Express||17:15||17:25||Daily||Platform No.2|
|4724||Bhiwani-KanpurKalindi Express||11:00||10:55||Daily||Platform No.1|
- Kanpur Central
- Kanpur Bridge Left Bank
- Lucknow-Kanpur Suburban Railway