Akbarpur Junction railway station

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Akbarpur Junction
अकबरपुर जंक्शन
Light rail & Commuter rail station
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Akbarpur Junction
Location Akbarpur, Uttar Pradesh, India
Owned by Indian Railways
Line(s) Varanasi-Jaunpur-Faizabad-Lucknow Line
Platforms 3
Tracks 1
Connections Central Bus Station, Taxi Stand, Auto Stand
Structure type Standard on-ground station
Parking Available
Bicycle facilities Available
Disabled access Handicapped/disabled access
Other information
Station code ABP
Fare zone Northern Railways
Opened 1873; 145 years ago (1873)
Electrified No
Waiting Room, Dormitory/Retiring Rooms, Baggage Room, Refreshment, ATM, Parking

Akbarpur Junction railway station is a junction station between Lucknow,Faizabad and Varanasi and Ayodhya. Railway stations near Akbarpur are Shahganj Junction (SHG), Jaunpur Junction(JNU), Goshianganj (GGJ), Malipur (MLPR) and Bilwai (BWI).[1][2]

Tanda track[edit]

A single track line from NTPC Tanda via Tanda City joins the main line at Akbarpur Railway Station. The Tanda track is exclusively operated by goods trains that supply coal and other goods to Tanda City and Tanda Thermal Power Plant. A service for passenger trains from Akbarpur Junction to Tanda City is under consideration.

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Coordinates: 26°25′47″N 82°32′20″E / 26.4298°N 82.5389°E / 26.4298; 82.5389