Cherlapalli Rail Terminal: Construction Cost To Facilities, All To Know About This New Airport-Like Terminal In Hyderabad

Located on the outskirts of Hyderabad in Telangana, this new rail corridor will ease congestion in existing railways.

by Tooba Shaikh
Cherlapalli Rail Terminal: Construction Cost To Facilities, All To Know About This New Airport-Like Terminal In Hyderabad

Cherlapalli will soon welcome a new rail terminal that boasts amenities similar to that of an airport. Located on the outskirts of Hyderabad in Telangana, this new rail corridor will ease congestion in existing railways. It will be able to meet the growing demands in Hyderabad as well. From the cost of construction to facilities, here are all of the important details that you would want to know about the swanky new Cherlapalli Rail Terminal.

Cherlapalli Rail Terminal: All You Need To Know About It

According to an article which was recently published by NativePlanet, the terminal is almost ready to open. If reports are to go by, it is being constructed at a cost of ₹430 crores. It will have facilities like those of the airport and will transform the experience of passengers.

It will have six booking counters so that even when the crowds are large, booking of tickets can happen seamlessly. In addition to this, it will have four high-level platforms and massive concourse areas. Furthermore, the existing five platforms will be extended so that they can accommodate full-length trains.

To facilitate seamless movement between platforms, the terminal will have two FOBs. One will be 12 metres wide and the other will be six metres wide.

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Other Important Details About This Particular Rail Terminal

In order to ensure optimal mobility, all nine platforms will be equipped with escalators as well as elevators. What is more, for the trains beginning their journey from the Cherlapalli Rail Terminal, there will be coach maintenance facilities.

The architectural design of this new terminal is also modern and will provide passengers with visual and aesthetic pleasure. It also has separate waiting areas for men and women. Upper-class travellers will also get a separate waiting area.

In addition to all this, there will also be an executive lounge for those who seek a more luxe experience.

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What do you think about this new rail terminal in Cherlapalli? How will it ease your commute? Let us know in the comments section below!

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