Served by the
Southern Railways and the
South Western Railways, Bangalore City Junction Railway Station is the main station in Bangalore. It offers both meter gauge and broad gauge rail services and is situated in the city center (Majestic Area).
Brindavan Express, Bangalore Mail,
Karnataka Express, Bangalore Express, Kongu Express and Mysore Express are a few that halt at the station. Daily services are offered from Chennai and Mysore. Konkan railway is also serving the city station. Computerized reservation facility is provided. The reservation office is located to the north of the station. Indrail pass is available. The major railhead towards the south-west of the station is
Mysore Junction Railway Station (135km).
On the premises of the railway station there is a tourist information centre, run by Government of Tamil Nadu. Just 3km from the station are Hotel Grand Ashok and Taj West End, that offer comfortable accommodation. Tourist taxis are available to travel to the places in and around the city. In the immediate vicinity of the railway station is the Interstate Bus Terminus. Bangalore International Airport is the nearest airport (12km from city).
Station Code: SBC
For enquiry: Dial 131
For arrival and departure: Dial 134
For reservations: Dial 132
Monday to Saturday: 08:00 to 20:00 hrs
Sundays: 08:00 to 14:00 hrs