Central Station term is being used for centrally located railway stations in the city also should be the most important station out of multiple stations in the same city. Primarily 5 Central stations exist in India, Kanpur Central, Mangalore Central,Mumbai Central,Chennai Central and Trivandrum Central.
Mumbai Central Railway Station is one of the only five central railway stations of India,situated in Mumbai. The station is a major railway station on the Western line and most of the fastest running trains of India including Shatabdi, Rajdhani and Duronto Express originate and terminate in Mumabi Central.
Chennai Central Railway Station is one of the most important railway hubs in South India and has one of the most beautiful railway station in the country. The 142-year-old building of the Chennai Central is one of the most prominent landmarks of city.
Chennai Central Railway Station now – Officially known as the Puratchi Thalaivar Dr. M.G. Ramachandran Central Railway Station (station code: MAS). Has the longest railway station name in the list of IR, followed by Venkatanarasimharajuvaripeta railway station.
Kanpur Central Railway Station is the busiest station of Uttar Pradesh and known for the largest interlocking route system in India. The Kanpur Central is among the top hundred booking stations of the Indian Railways.
Thiruvananthapuram Central Railway Station is the largest and busiest railway stations in Kerala and an important rail hub of Southern Railway zone. This station is well equipped with modern security gadgets and building of the railway station is one of the major landmarks of the city.
Mangalore Central Railway Station is one of the major railway stations in the state of Karnataka,connect the city to prominent state capitals of India. The port city of Mangalore lies between the Arabian Sea and the Western Ghat mountain ranges.