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It is just a junk of out of functioned station

There is nothing special in this area you just can see the scrap of the only train that used to operate in Nepal.

Reviewed 13 July 2015
Kathmandu, Nepal
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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Janakpur Railway Station is one of the oldest railway station in whole of Nepal and is only the railway station in Nepal.But now it is closed due to construction and maintance of new track lines and engines. It was used to operate from Jainagar to Janakpur Railway station.

1 Thank gurgaona
Janakpur, Nepal
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Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

that is very very old rail way station.This is not working now. we shall change the rail way & railway station because we losses everything .

Thank pramod s
Kathmandu, Nepal
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2015

There is nothing special in this area you just can see the scrap of the only train that used to operate in Nepal.

Thank 7NRG
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123 reviews
100 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2015

A rail link from Indian town Jainagar in Madhubani district connects to jankpurdham. Now going to convert broad gauge.

1 Thank vidyutm
Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
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Reviewed 3 April 2015

While our stay at Janakpur, we also decided to see Railway Station of Janakpur. The station is not functioning. When we have seen better Railway Station in India, nothing to see here but building of Railway Station is almost 90 years old and structure of Rly. Stn.is some what intresting. One can Avoid this spot.

Rome, Italy
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52 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2015

The Janakpur train station simply does not work. I saw no trains no tracks no nothing. Offices closed, grass everywhere, no railway officer to ask for info.

3 Thank Vittorio Z
Nambour, Australia
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20 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2015

actually was a key reason I went to Janakpur but I found station and trains a filthy dysfunctional mess and took no more interest - sorry so negative but could not see what is the fuss to see a dilapidated neglected and quite unattrractive station and railroad and rolling stock .... a shame really as opportunity is there for a... More 

10 Thank TheBeeMan
London, United Kingdom
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27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2014

the railway station and the line which takes one into India was built in the 1930s and still runs - the only rail link between Nepal and India. A MUST for railway enthusiasts. Central location

5 Thank 797david
Ipoh, Malaysia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2014

By research, I found that Nepal has a railway link to India and it begins 20 KM north of India-Nepal border at Janakpur, Nepal. It is the ONLY railway in Nepal and this led me to visit this (strange) place for some sentimental reasons!. Presto hold my breath, the visit was really sensational, unimaginable and ever-lasting. If you do visit... More 

8 Thank 607tripreview
New Delhi, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2012

nepal's only railways, extremely slow and dirty but shows true picture of nepal

6 Thank shalini j

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