Major Trains Routes
Bhulanpur (BHLP), Varanasi Railway Station
|: Bhulanpur||: BHLP||: Varanasi|
|More Varanasi stations : Bhulanpur Kashi Manduadih Varanasi City Varanasi Jn|
Muzaffarpur Exp (11061)
Darbhanga Exp (11065)
Dbg Ltt Express (11066)
Lichchavi Exp (14005)
Lichchavi Exp (14006)
About Varanasi City
Also known as Benares or Banaras, Varanasi is considered to be the cultural-capital of India, and has been a centre for learning since ancient times. Situated on the west bank of the holy Ganges River, Varanasi is also known the Holy City of India. Hence, millions of tourists, pilgrims, and students who flock to Varanasi every year, and the city is well connected by various means like rail, road and by air. Varanasi is also a major junction of the Indian Railways, and the station has the facility of electronic reservations.
Trains are the easiest way to reach and commute from Varanasi, and the city has two major railway stations, which are: Varanasi Junction (Indian Railways station code: BSB) located in the heart of the city, and Mughal Sarai Junction (Indian Railways station code: MGS) located 15 km from the city. Electronic and online reservations are available here.
Also known as Benares or Kashi, Varanasi is one of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world, and is sacred to Hindus. Nearby places easily accessible by rail include Ghazipur (72 km), Gorakhpur (212 km), Lucknow (300 km), Agra (577 km), Allahabad (125 km), Patna (235 km), and Delhi (780 km).