Bandra railway station

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Bandra
Mumbai Suburban Railway station
Bandra Railway station.jpg
Coordinates19°03′16″N 72°50′26″E / 19.054444°N 72.840556°E / 19.054444; 72.840556Coordinates: 19°03′16″N 72°50′26″E / 19.054444°N 72.840556°E / 19.054444; 72.840556
Owned byMinistry of Railways, Indian Railways
Line(s)Western Line, Harbour Line
Platforms07
Tracks08
ConnectionsLine 2
Construction
Structure typeStandard on-ground station
ParkingNo
Bicycle facilitiesNo
Other information
Station codeB
Fare zoneWestern Railways
History
Opened1869[1]
ElectrifiedYes
Services
Preceding station  
Indian Railways Suburban Railway Logo.svg
MSR
  Following station
toward Churchgate
Western Line
toward Dahanu Road
Harbour Line
toward Goregaon or Panvel
Location
Bandra is located in Mumbai
Bandra
Bandra
Location within Mumbai

Bandra(वांद्रे) is a railway station on the Western Line and Harbour Line of the Mumbai Suburban Railway network. It serves the Bandra suburban area as also the modern commercial area called Bandra-Kurla-Complex (BKC). Bandra Terminus is near to Bandra railway station and serves interstate traffic on the Western Railway.

All fast and slow commuter trains have a halt at this station. Bandra is also directly connected to Victoria Terminus through a branch line via Vadala Road. BEST buses are also available from Bandra Terminus bus stand or Bandra (West) bus stand ; both being very close to the railway station. Auto Rickshaws are also available.

The charm of this station is in its station building and canopy. Sloping Mangalore tiled roofing, spacious layout and Grecian facade add to the beauty.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Historical Milestone". Central Railway. 25 February 2011. Retrieved 30 March 2012.