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Blog Entry# 910844  
Posted: Nov 19 2013 (16:02)

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Last Response: Nov 20 2013 (13:01)
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Nov 19 2013 (16:02)   DJL/Dodjala (1 PFs)

Sudarshan   5904 blog posts   842 correct pred (74% accurate)
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DJL- Dodjala is the nearest railway station to Bangalore International Airport (BIAL). 10 kms from the Airport including the Airport Access road's length. 9 kms if Approach road is used to the access road.
Attached is a marking of DJL & DHL in the map...check it out...

4 posts - Wed Nov 20, 2013

Nov 20 2013 (12:35)
Sudarshan   5904 blog posts   842 correct pred (74% accurate)
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Not sure why.. people are disagreeing....Please check the attached map out...

Nov 20 2013 (12:43)
Gopal*^~   13758 blog posts   54670 correct pred (80% accurate)
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I stand corrected.Thanks for explaining with map.However,I fail to understand why Wiki as well as DHL Town site and IRI, mention the distance as 5/6km,
Thanks anyway.

Nov 20 2013 (12:50)
Sudarshan   5904 blog posts   842 correct pred (74% accurate)
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Thank you very much sir. I would assume they are talking about the Distance from railway station to access road....which would be around 6 kms.. Only advantage with DHL is it is a full fledged station where as DJL is just a halt... Since there are no express trains on this route as of now, all trains halt at both the stations.
If we are not using the access road to cut down toll, but use Country roads, we can cut down the distance to 10kms & 8 kms respectivly to DHL & DJL.

Nov 20 2013 (12:54)
Sudarshan   5904 blog posts   842 correct pred (74% accurate)
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Also that the airport is called as Devanahalli airport,, Most of the people conclude that the Devanahalli RS would be the closest to Devanahalli airport.. Its just a common human error....

Nov 20 2013 (13:01)
Gopal*^~   13758 blog posts   54670 correct pred (80% accurate)
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That seems to be the case I think..
Thank you for explaining in detail,Sudershan.

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