Kankinara railway station
|Kolkata Suburban Railway Station|
Kankinara Railway Station
|Location||11, State Highway 1, Kankinara , Bhatpara, North 24 Parganas district, West Bengal|
|Elevation||13 metres (43 ft)|
|Owned by||Indian Railways|
|Operated by||Eastern Railway|
|Line(s)||Sealdah–Ranaghat line of Kolkata Suburban Railway|
|Structure type||Standard (on ground station)|
|Bicycle facilities||Not available|
|Previous names||Eastern Bengal Railway|
Kankinara (Code: KNR) is a railway station in North 24 Parganas district in the Indian state of West Bengal, which serves Bhatpara town. It lies on the Sealdah-Ranaghat Line and is part of the Kolkata Suburban Railway system and is under the jurisdiction of Eastern Railway.
The platform is not very well sheltered. It has many facilities including water and sanitation. There is no proper approach road to this station. This railway station can be reached via the Amdanga Road in Bhatpara.
The Sealdah-Ranaghat sector was electrified in 1963-64.