Many people do their train change over and boarding-alighting at Lucknow and get confused by seeing their trains starting from two different stations-LJN & LKO. This tip will surely help those.
See the image attached. The Blue arrow shows the Lucknow Charbagh station called as "Badi Line" and is under Northern railways. The black arrow shows the Lucknow Junction station called as "Choti Line" & is under North Eastern Railway.
The Lucknow Charbagh station is a pass through station and trains doesn't need rake reversal here. But Lucknow Junction station is a
Very nice explanation given..!!
If you want to cancel/book your PRS ticket of LKO mail (and some other trains) at the last time (after 8.00 pm) here is a tip for you.
Go to the Current Reservation counter which is situated at the main entry of LKO station and cancel/book your ticket. It opens till 11:00 pm.
Please give due credits to the concerned person. :P
Source: Self and "Not Rem" :P ....!!
Once i was struck in the condition when my LKO mail ticket was not confirmed and chart was prepared, i accidently saw the current counter and asked the clerk for cancellation and he did it :)
A useful tip, kindly give the location of the current reservation counter in the Above blog
it is located at Lucknow charbagh Main entry Gate, just behind the pf #1, Train Display board and infront of SBI atm.
Lucknow retiring room -non ac snap.
No room door lock is provided. So one needs to arrange for a personal lock while going out of retiring room. Cold drinking water is available. Clean bed and pillows.
No quilt provided.
I saw 4 types of rooms. AC - SINGLE N DOUBLE
Thank you Sir for your Valuable Information, It would be Great If you have Information about Rooms and Dormitory Tariff.
Thank you Sir for this Amazing Feedback. If you don't mind I'm kindly Requesting you to post this Information by editing 1st post of this blog. One more Request, Plz post another blog under Food/Restaurants category of Lucknow Charbagh and give Information about Food-Tip Comesum. It will be Helpful for Passengers.
yes i was there and ac dormitry was clean , bathrooms were serviceable and enough spaced.
ac dormitry cgarges were 200 for 12 hrs
one thing i want to know that how many double and single rooms are availble there in lko station??
I stayed there couple of times more. Overall quality is slightly degraded. Ac and geyser was not working. Had to tip attendant for using bathroom of dormitory
It is one of the most beautiful Railway Station in the World :)
Reflecting the Nawabi culture of Lucknow...
Diesel Shed, Alambagh (Lucknow)
Electric Locos Standing on Loops and Outers P5 and P7 of GZB with BRC P4
Lucknow New Delhi Lucknow Swarna Shatabdi
This is not a stn tip, more suited for the general forum.
its a railfanning tip and warrented to be in station railfanning tip !!
Doesn't seem to be much of a tip since it doesn't help the user in much cases either. Also much information is outdated considering Aishbag MG is being phased out and Lucknow Swarna Shatabdi has been shifted to LJN.