Chennai Central Railway Station, Chennai (Madras)

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Architectural Building Landmark
See almost century and a half old building, Chennai Central Railway Station, a railway station serving as the main hub of South India transportation and one of the most renowned landmarks of Chennai. Designed by George Harding and built in the Gothic Revival style, the station contains four platforms and a capacity for 12 coach trains. Explore the complex with its many bookshops, restaurants, and accommodation facilities with 350,000 passengers using the terminus daily. Enjoy the commodities of Wi-Fi, AC resting rooms, and parking areas, with police and first aid available. There are no staircases which eases movement through the complex. With our online itinerary creator, Chennai (Madras) attractions like Chennai Central Railway Station can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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TripAdvisor
  • Heavy crowds, people sitting on the grounds, chaotic traffic outside the station... But nowadays the station is kept clean, well illuminated and boasts of neat signage.  more »
  • This is harkening back to my childhood - its a really crowded, sweltering hot station....filled with the teeming hordes of humanity. All trains to other states leave from here....so, if you're going t...  more »
  • It's one of the city's main attraction but it is so crowd that if we are lost , then we are done there. There should be more cleaning around the station..  more »
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  • It's a mid size car paining area around 50-70 car can be parked, parking for a hour the charges are fine. If planning to park your vehicle for a couple of days then it's going to cost you more. So be prepared for that...
  • Heavily mismanaged parking system. If you are availing can services, you are better off to go to the main road as the traffic causes costs you severe delays in making the cab get in and get out.
  • Used to be good. Gotten worse these days. No paved grounds, bumps in a parking lot(?) and no shade.
  • No more free car parking. No bills for parking when you park there. This place must be improved.
  • Much space for waiting... Lot of chairs that makes easy to access for senior citizens, no over bridge...