Darbhanga Junction railway station

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Darbhanga Junction
Indian Railways Suburban Railway Logo.svg Indian Railways station
DARBHANGA RAILWAY STATION.jpg
Outside view of Darbhanga railway station
LocationStation Road, Kathalbari, Darbhanga, Bihar
India
Coordinates26°9′20″N 85°54′27″E / 26.15556°N 85.90750°E / 26.15556; 85.90750Coordinates: 26°9′20″N 85°54′27″E / 26.15556°N 85.90750°E / 26.15556; 85.90750
Elevation57.00 metres (187.01 ft)
Owned byIndian Railways
Operated byEast Central Railway zone
Line(s)Barauni–Gorakhpur, Raxaul and Jainagar lines
Platforms5
Tracks8
Construction
ParkingAvailable
Other information
StatusFunctional
Station codeDBG
Zone(s) East Central Railways
Division(s) Samastipur
History
Opened1875; 146 years ago (1875)
ElectrifiedYes
Previous namesHarahi station
Location
Darbhanga Junction is located in India
Darbhanga Junction
Darbhanga Junction
Location of Darbhanga in Bihar, India
Darbhanga Junction is located in Bihar
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Darbhanga Junction
Darbhanga Junction (Bihar)

Darbhanga Junction, station code DBG, was the primary railway station serving the city of Darbhanga in the Darbhanga district in the Indian state of Bihar. The Darbhanga Junction railway station was connected to most of the major cities in India by the railway network.[1]

Darbhanga had trains running frequently to Delhi, Kolkata and Patna.

The city was a major railway hub and had two major stations: Darbhanga Junction and Laheriasarai.

Platforms[edit]

There were five platforms in Darbhanga Junction. The platforms were interconnected with foot overbridges (FOB).

Trains[edit]

Darbhanga Junction railway station was a part of the East Central Railways located on the Samastipur rail route. Some local passenger trains also ran from Darbhanga Junction to neighbouring destinations like Raxaul, Jainagar, Sitamarhi and Samastipur on frequent intervals. The station was connected to most of the major cities in India.

Nearest airport[edit]

The nearest airport to Darbhanga Junction were

Gallery[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "DARBHANGA JN (DBG) Railway Station Details". Indian Trains. Archived from the original on 14 May 2012. Retrieved 2012-10-23.

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