Central metro station (Kolkata)

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Central is a station of the Kolkata Metro located on the crossing of Bepin Behari Ganguly Street and Central Avenue in Bowbazar, Central Kolkata.[1][2][3]

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Central
Kolkata Metro station
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Central Metro Station
LocationBepin Behari Ganguly Street, Bowbazar, Kolkata
Coordinates22°34′21″N 88°21′32″E / 22.572470°N 88.358788°E / 22.572470; 88.358788Coordinates: 22°34′21″N 88°21′32″E / 22.572470°N 88.358788°E / 22.572470; 88.358788
Owned byKolkata Metro
Operated byMetro Railway, Kolkata
PlatformsIsland platform
Tracks2
Construction
Structure typeUnderground, Double-track
Platform levels2
Disabled accessYes Handicapped/disabled access
Other information
Station codeKCEN
Fare zoneNorth-South
History
OpenedFebruary 19, 1995; 25 years ago (1995-02-19)
Electrified750 V DC Third Rail
Services
Preceding station   Kolkata Metro   Following station
toward Dakshineswar
Line 1
toward Kavi Subhash
Location
Central metro station is located in Kolkata
Central metro station
Central metro station
Location in Kolkata

HistoryEdit

ConstructionEdit

The stationEdit

StructureEdit

Central is underground metro station, situated on the Kolkata Metro Line 1 of Kolkata Metro.

LayoutEdit

Island platform
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Two tracks and one island platform

Station layoutEdit

G Street Level Exit/ Entrance
M Mezzanine Fare control, station agent, Ticket/token, shops
P Southbound Toward →Kavi Subhash
Island platform, doors will open on the right  
Northbound Toward ← Noapara

ConnectionsEdit

BusEdit

Bus route number 3B, 12C/2, 13, 30C, 43, 47B, 78, 214, 214A, 222, 237, 242, S119 (Mini), S122 (Mini), S139 (Mini), S151 (Mini), S152 (Mini), S158 (Mini), S159 (Mini), S160 (Mini), S161 (Mini), S163 (Mini), S164 (Mini), S165 (Mini), S171 (Mini), S173 (Mini), S175 (Mini), S181 (Mini), S184 (Mini), C24, E25, MIDI1, S3A, S3B, S9A, S10, S11, S15G, S17A, S57, AC20, AC39, VS1 etc. serve the station.[4][5]

Entry/ExitEdit

Central metro station exits
Gate No-1 Gate No-2 Gate No-3 Gate No-4 Gate No-5 Gate No-6
Indian Airlines Lal Bazar RITES Building Yogayog Bhavan Poddar Court Medical College

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 20 August 2007. Retrieved 2007-09-01.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 21 November 2010. Retrieved 13 May 2011.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 29 June 2011. Retrieved 29 June 2011.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  4. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 18 August 2018. Retrieved 30 January 2018.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  5. ^ http://transport.wb.gov.in/transport-services/bus-services/

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