Indian Railways stations are now stunning beyond belief! You may find it hard to believe, but all the images in this photo feature are of Indian Railways stations. In the past few months, several Indian Railways stations across the network have been redeveloped and given makeovers with airport-like facilities.
With vibrant lighting, air-conditioned lounges and walls adorned with traditional folk art, railway stations have been made attractive, convenient and passenger-friendly. By end of March 2019, Indian Railways plans to redevelop 68 railway stations. We take a look at 8 such railway stations that will leave you awestruck!
1. New Delhi Railway Station
New Delhi Railway Station: Also known as NDLS, this national capital railway station has been beautified with attractive paintings across the station premises. With vibrant designs and patterns, the station building has now become more colourful than ever. The station now has various passenger-friendly amenities and modern facilities such as LCD display boards, escalators and LED lights.
2. Mathura Railway Station
Luxury hotel feel! This has been redeveloped with new entry and exit gates. The first class waiting room for railway passengers has been completely revamped, by including new benches. Also, the booking hall, VIP room of the railway station and the circulating area were also redeveloped.
3. Jaipur junction [ India's Cleanest Railway Station 2019 ]
Jaipur Junction had been now got "airport-standard" lighting! The station boasts of modern and high quality LED lights. Energy-efficient LED lights have been used in a bid to increase the illumination level of the railway station, while saving electricity. All this has tremendously improved the lighting levels across the station and the station boasts of ‘airport kind of illumination’ levels.
4.Manduadih Varanasi station
Now with a complete modern makeover, the Manduadih railway station in the holy city of Varanasi can be easily mistaken for an airport or a corporate office. Indian Railways has included LED lights, air-conditioned waiting lounge, stainless steel benches in the station and fountains have been provided as well for the overall beautification.
5. RANGIYA JUNCTION.
Get the flavour of local art at the revamped Rangiya Junction in Assam. New amenities, beautification and up-gradation work have been carried out at the station to give you an enhanced travel experience.
6. WARANGAL RAILWAY STATION.
Warangal railway station in Telangana is a beautiful amalgamation of heritage design with modern architecture. With refurbished halls, well-lit atmosphere & utmost cleanliness, the station is sure to embark you on an enjoyable journey.
7. SOLAPUR RAILWAY STATION.
Solapur railway station in Maharashtra has been redeveloped and made world class.
Facilities like free WiFi, water vending machines, food plazas, elevators, escalators, CCTV as well as beautification of the station complex have also been done. This new form of station is being appreciated by the passengers.
8. CHANDIGARH RAILWAY STATION.
The railway is constantly working for the station to be clean, convenient and attractive for passengers like an airport.
Working on this initiative, the railway station of Chandigarh has been made world class facility, providing excellent service to the passengers.
There are many Railway station which have got complete modern look having Airport like facilities.