This is the railway station with the highest platform! 44 trains stand together, do you know? Where from

By Sudhakar Yadav July 25, 2023 2:23 PM IST


Currently this station is not in India.
Most of the platforms are also present on it.
This station is built on 48 acres of land.

Which is the longest railway station in the world: Railways is considered to be the best means of connectivity of states and cities not only in India but also in most of the countries of the world. There are many railway stations around the world, which are wonderful in themselves or have some specialty. If we talk about the longest platform in the world, then it is present at Hubli railway station in Karnataka, India. On the other hand, if we talk about the largest railway station in the country, it is Howrah Junction. There are 26 platforms here. But do you know which is the largest railway station in the world? No….shall we tell?

Presently this station is not located in India but in a city in America. The special thing is that most platforms are also present at this railway station. That is, this station is famous for its two merits. This station located in America was constructed between the years 1903 to 1913. The name of this railway station is also recorded in the Guinness Book of World Records.

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Grand Central Terminal – the largest railway station in the world
Grand Central Terminal is the largest railway station in the world. It is located in New York City, USA. It was built in the era when there were no heavy machines. It took more than two years to build this biggest railway station. You will be surprised to know that there are a total of 44 platforms at this railway station in New York. That is, a total of 44 trains can stand here simultaneously. On an average, 660 Metro North trains pass through this station daily and 1,25,000 passengers travel. There are two underground levels in this railway terminal. Here 41 tracks are on the upper level and 26 tracks are on the lower level. This station is built on 48 acres of land.

This station is seen in many Hollywood movies
There is also a secret platform, which is just below the Waldorf Astoria Hotel, built right next to the station. President Franklin Roosevelt landed directly on this intelligence platform with the help of a wheelchair so that he could avoid facing the public and the media. Every year about 19 thousand things are lost from the station and about 60 percent of them are returned by the administration. This beautiful railway station has been shown in many Hollywood movies. Because films are often shot here.

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