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Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus

Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus

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  • Louis Vuitton
    "beautiful Victorian Gothic Revival architecture"(11 Tips)
    Zahiya K.
    "Superr Crowded Station,But A Superr Sexy Structure!! :)"(6 Tips)
    Tugra G.
    "A bit of Paddington Station in India"(4 Tips)
    INDEBO India
    "excellent bombay-gothic style of architecture"(20 Tips)
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  • Rahul S.
    Majestic architecture!
  • Tugra G.
    Tugra GöndenDecember 31, 2016
    A bit of Paddington Station in India
  • João B.
    João BaltazarApril 30, 2016
    Awesome building!!
  • Rajan S.
    Rajan SoniFebruary 8, 2016
    Visit at night it looks just awesome ....
  • Arjun S.
    Arjun SuriJanuary 16, 2016
    Don't ask the cops if you want to take pictures (and you're probably going to want to). They won't notice you otherwise.
  • Puneet Y.
    Puneet YashodDecember 26, 2015
    Been here 10+ times
    The main station where all major trains land up and where you get connection to almost anywhere in Mumbai through railway.
  • Vjpawar P.
    Vjpawar PawarNovember 25, 2015
    Build by her Highness! Queen of England ! Victoria Terminus! A major rail activity station in India !
  • Divya M.
    Divya MulanjurNovember 3, 2015
    Take the subway from the station to the opposite side of the road to enjoy a terrific full view of this Gothic architecture marvel. The splendid structure is beautifully lit at night. A must visit.
  • Fawaz A.
    Fawaz AbbasiNovember 1, 2015
    Visit nearby markets for cheap rates. lol
  • Salman S.
    Salman ShamsiOctober 25, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Search for a small indicator, near the announcer box to know upcoming trains.
  • Sanket S.
    Sanket SawantAugust 16, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Travelling to Kolkata... :)
  • Mohammad A.
    Mohammad Aazam AazmiAugust 13, 2015
    Hub of Mumbai local and very nicely build great architecture. Here anyone can anywhere in India.
  • Pratiti M.
    Pratiti MajumdarMay 21, 2015
    Iconic architecture of Mumbai.
  • Keng K.
    Keng KasemtanakulApril 16, 2015
    Walk around and be part of the crowd. This is real Mumbai!
  • CNN
    CNNJanuary 6, 2015
    Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus in Mumbai is India's busiest station and a UNESCO World Heritage site. The immense structure features a mixture of gothic turrets, stone domes and pointed arches. Read more
  • Saket S.
    Saket SumanDecember 16, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Full of energy, you can feel the pulse of Mumbai here
  • Shishir D.
    Shishir DhullaNovember 27, 2014
    Been here 50+ times
    Nice architecture
  • Viraj M.
    Viraj MohareNovember 17, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    Nothing like it. Be it crowded or not...
  • Vikrant R.
    Vikrant RaoOctober 9, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    Try the veg frankie on platform #1, add cheese for an additional 10 bucks for best results :). PS: The Egg franky is avoidable
  • Rohan B.
    Rohan BhagatSeptember 7, 2014
    One of the oldest station
  • Yogesh B.
    Yogesh BhattaraiSeptember 3, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Baba going back
  • Saket S.
    Saket SumanAugust 29, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    You feel the pulse of Mumbai here, never ending crowd, the architecture is still able to sustain the increase in traffic, food stall inside station has been removed
  • Chinmay T.
    Chinmay TamseAugust 16, 2014
    Travelling
  • sneha C.
    sneha ChavanJune 1, 2014
    Been here 25+ times
    Always crowded!
  • Amogh S.
    Amogh ShettyMay 30, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    1st time in my life got an opportunity to see Mayor of Mumbai's office
  • sneha C.
    sneha ChavanMarch 24, 2014
    Been here 25+ times
    Don't have vadapav or bhaji pav at refresh... not a good quality food.
  • Chetan
    ChetanMarch 16, 2014
    Best railway station of Mumbai city. Extremely huge.
  • Rob M.
    Rob MehtaJanuary 28, 2014
    Be careful during rush hours. Best to visit mid-day or in the evening.
  • Shardul V.
    Shardul VirkarJanuary 12, 2014
    Beware of the taxi drivers.If you look them in the eyes,hordes of them will surround you asking you where you want to go even if you are in your car at that moment.
  • Lufthansa
    LufthansaJanuary 7, 2014
    Every day, a world-record-Breaking: 6.1 million passangers use Mumbai's trains. Wow!
  • Karthik N.
    Karthik NadarJanuary 6, 2014
    Been here 25+ times
    Always hard to reach the station in morning, and difficult to leave from in evening.
  • Gaurav C.
    Gaurav ChandakDecember 26, 2013
    Been here 25+ times
    The city is very pleasent... people here are crazy....they are on a run to achieve something or other......
  • Roshan D.
    Roshan DevadigaDecember 18, 2013
    Been here 50+ times
    Probably the best looking Railway Station
  • Sonu T.
    Sonu ThakurNovember 23, 2013
    Bad food..otherwise ok to hang around wit friends
  • HAri H.
    HAri HarNovember 7, 2013
    I just dont understand how they manage the trains here never seen man working faster than machine
  • Özge Ö.
    Özge ÖzbilOctober 27, 2013
    Beware of touts that meet you at the stairs of Elephanta island which try to convince you to pay them as a guide. Free english language guide service is available near the ticket booth.
  • Nilesh W.
    Nilesh WadhwaOctober 9, 2013
    One of the most crowded and busy station in mumbai transporting more than a million people everyday the lifeline of mumbai
  • Sandeep D.
    Sandeep DebnathOctober 5, 2013
    If u r travelling from thane or navi mumbai to cst use eastern freeway
  • sneha C.
    sneha ChavanSeptember 27, 2013
    Been here 25+ times
    Long ticket lines.... some smard card machines dont work properly but still love dis busiest railway station for the gothic architecture...
  • Vikrant R.
    Vikrant RaoAugust 21, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    Get slow trains for the harbour line here, also trains for bandra.
  • Abbas S.
    Abbas SaifeeAugust 19, 2013
    Happened to use the Cloak room here. Good facility & Cool Staff at the cloak room.
  • Bhavna V.
    Bhavna VajaAugust 9, 2013
    station par name thukke ;)
  • Zahiya K.
    Zahiya KhanJuly 20, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Superr Crowded Station,But A Superr Sexy Structure!! :)
  • Gato M.
    Gato MongeJuly 18, 2013
    CHHATRAPATI SHIVAJI TERMINUS - World Heritage UNESCO The Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, formerly known as Victoria Terminus Station, is an outstanding example of Victorian Gothic Revival architecture. Read more
  • Kamlesh G.
    Kamlesh GandhiJuly 9, 2013
    Been here 50+ times
    Grand old structure
  • Aakash P.
    Aakash PoladiaJuly 1, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Old memories
  • Vibhor S.
    Vibhor SahayJune 26, 2013
    Never a dull moment at this bustling station
  • Иляха Ю.
    loveee mumbaiiiiiiiiiiiiii
  • Naval K.
    Naval KatochJune 19, 2013
    Such intricate and beautiful craft work on the structure makes it a magnificent piece of architecture
  • ITC Hotels
    ITC HotelsJune 12, 2013
    The dabbawalah’s century-old delivery system is recognized as world’s best managed supply chains. Forbes magazine awarded them their highest rating of Sigma Six, i.e 1 error/million transactions.
  • Inder D.
    Inder DayanMay 22, 2013
    Its lively no matter wht time of the day !
  • Rahil A.
    Rahil AliMay 18, 2013
    No matter wht tym of d day it is, you'll always find atleast 1 tourist wid a DSLR clicking the beautiful construction of d building and a confused Indian trying to figure out what's so interesting :p
  • Wotabout City Discovery App
    Designed by the British architect F. W. Stevens, the building symbolised Bombay as the ‘Gothic City’ and also as one of the main international mercantile ports in India. Read more
  • InterContinental Hotels & Resorts
    "Then head to Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, to view a prime example of Victorian architecture and the 'lifeline of Mumbai'. Over 2 million people pass through the station annually." Read more
  • Rohit C.
    Rohit ChourasiaMarch 29, 2013
    Been here 25+ times
    A Destination of Dreams for millions of Indians...
  • Sanket A.
    Sanket AgrawalMarch 22, 2013
    The station with 18 platforms! Crazy
  • Manish L.
    Manish LalwaniFebruary 27, 2013
    Don't forget to do some grocery shopping at Crawford market
  • HISTORY TV18
    HISTORY TV18February 11, 2013
    Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus is the busiest railway station in India, serving as both a terminal for long distance trains and commuter trains of the Mumbai Suburban Railway.
  • Manish A.
    Manish AgarwalFebruary 10, 2013
    Jwg vhh i bbb NZ j kno I n
  • Avani S.
    Avani SaxenaFebruary 4, 2013
    If u have your grandparents with you there is a lift that u can take :)
  • Madison T.
    Madison TrojanowskiJanuary 25, 2013
    The song "I want to go home" keeps running through my mind.
  • Vinay Kumar D.
    Vinay Kumar DubeJanuary 19, 2013
    good morning
  • Tulika K.
    Tulika KhannaJanuary 10, 2013
    The Heritage Gallery of the station is totally worth a visit.
  • Beterhans
    BeterhansDecember 16, 2012
    For lesscrowd get 1st class ticket. The 1st class cabin is NOT labeled in the station but on the train with strips. If a cabin have a lady head that's a lady only cabin.
  • Mayur M.
    Mayur MalusaréDecember 12, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    People rushing all the time, lost in their own worlds. But will definitely give you a helping hand if you need one. That's amchi mumbai and this place is the Heart
  • Pallavi K.
    Pallavi KokitkarDecember 10, 2012
    Just stand still for a minute..u ll come to know wat MUMBAI is all about..first check in after kasab's death..feels good :)
  • MELUHA™
    MELUHA™December 8, 2012
    Been here 50+ times
    The station was built in 1887 in the Bori Bunder area of Bombay to commemorate the Golden Jubilee of Queen Victoria
  • shobhit k.
    shobhit kumarDecember 6, 2012
    helllo ...Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus
  • Santosh P.
    Santosh PatilNovember 11, 2012
    This is one of the cleanest stations
  • Alinio M.
    Alinio MascarenhasNovember 10, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Fastest train to Goa....Mangalore Express.
  • Vijay
    VijayNovember 1, 2012
    Nice big platforms and relatively clean..!
  • Nikhilesh P.
    Nikhilesh PatelOctober 31, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Designed by Frederick William Stevens with influences from Victorian Italianate Gothic Revival architecture and Indian (Mughal and Hindu) traditional buildings, the station was built in 1887.
    Upvoted Sep 21
  • Nikhilesh P.
    Nikhilesh PatelOctober 31, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, formerly Victoria Terminus, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and historic railway station which serves as the headquarters of the Central Railways in Mumbai, India.
  • Boby D.
    Boby Djarot ParhutahutaSeptember 24, 2012
    camminare....
  • Claudine S.
    Claudine SequerahSeptember 16, 2012
    The station named after Queen Victoria..
  • Ashish M.
    Ashish MhatreSeptember 16, 2012
    Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Night Vision
  • SANJEEV K.
    SANJEEV KOTNALAAugust 7, 2012
    Refresh has a decent thali - and it does not have Mcdonalds like central
  • Shankar S.
    Shankar S KumarJuly 21, 2012
    the Grandest Station of 'em all!!
  • ITC Hotels
    ITC HotelsJuly 17, 2012
    It is also known as Victoria Terminus Station.The edifice, designed by F.W.Stevens turned out to be the icon of Bombay as the 'Gothic City'.
  • Srijan C.
    Srijan ChakrabortyJuly 13, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    If you are in CST for pleasure,.please please avoid the rush hours. Otherwise it will soil your mumbai experience.
  • Amol N.
    Amol NJuly 8, 2012
    Each time you enter this busy station, you get that feeling of having time travelled all the way back to the 1920s.. Look up and you will know what am saying..
  • Harsh S.
    Harsh SinghMay 18, 2012
    If you want to experience how a fish market stinks, do visit this place ...
  • Mandar M.
    Mandar MallapMay 17, 2012
    Marvellous building...but shame very few users acknowledge its beauty
  • Sudarshan R.
    Sudarshan RavindranathanMay 9, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Beware of localites imitating usain bolt!
  • Kamlesh D.
    Kamlesh Deokar #KDMay 9, 2012
    Been here 100+ times
    Classic Pop Corn at Rs. 5 - Platform 6/7 exist! #MustTry
  • Nishikant P.
    Nishikant ParateMay 8, 2012
    Thirsty??? Try a jumbo glass of sugarcane juice.. U wont feel thirsty n hungry as well...
  • Rushabh A.
    Rushabh AcharyaApril 9, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Aamchi Mumbai, Teda hae par mera hae.
  • Louis Vuitton
    Louis VuittonApril 5, 2012
    Welcome to the busiest railway station in India! Enjoy the beautiful Victorian Gothic Revival architecture, especially the blue Indian stone and Italian marble in the Star Chamber.
  • Vivek V.
    Vivek VenkatramMarch 20, 2012
    Been here 100+ times
    An excellent example of Victorian Gothic Revival architecture in India, blended with themes deriving from Indian traditional architecture. The building became the symbol of Mumbai as the ‘Gothic City’
  • Jaideep A.
    Jaideep AdvaniMarch 20, 2012
    Dis building is spell binding..!! D best stone building in all of India..!!
  • Srini V.
    Srini VMarch 17, 2012
    Consider urself lucky to read this tip/comment, this station was barged wit terrorists! Take a moment from ur busy lifes to remember them
  • CA Rajesh P.
    CA Rajesh PabariMarch 14, 2012
    Been here 25+ times
    Try sugarcane juice....
  • Siddhartha B.
    Siddhartha BanerjeeMarch 9, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Once called the Victoria Terminus, CST is a brilliant specimen of the Victorian Gothic style of architecture in India. A UNESCO ‘World Heritage Site’, it's the replica of St. Pancras Station, London.
  • Shashi S.
    Shashi SharmaFebruary 17, 2012
    Harbour line trains late as always...
  • Shivani G.
    Shivani GalaFebruary 17, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Sip hot chocolate while waiting and observe beautiful architecture and people rushing to accomplish stuff ignoring beauty of this marvel.
  • Abhimanyu S.
    Abhimanyu ShrivastavaFebruary 6, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    The only station where smart cards are avaiable for suburbs travel on local..
  • Anand D.
    Anand DeoFebruary 3, 2012
    Its Bombay ,n will be Bombay for me...
  • Ankita P.
    Ankita PandeyFebruary 3, 2012
    Huge station with all old build up.... Lots of eatry and a bigg line for tickets
  • Prateek K.
    Prateek KhuranaJanuary 1, 2012
    The IRCTC take away "Re-Fresh" has some decent Chicken Noodles/Fried Rice. Dinner/Lunch option especially on the run!
  • Anup N.
    Anup NDecember 24, 2011
    Samosa stalls inside!
  • Woodland
    WoodlandDecember 22, 2011
    It is easier to STAY WARM than it is to GET WARM, REMEMBER THIS! #Hikingtip
  • Rohit G.
    Rohit GuglaniDecember 1, 2011
    Too crowded
  • Anup A.
    Anup AgarwalNovember 24, 2011
    Prepare for a long walk of you are entering from D N Road side and your train is from pf 18!
  • Diksit S.
    Diksit ShethNovember 24, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Big line of platform ticket.... (Chutiyapanti)
  • Vishal G.
    Vishal GadkariNovember 20, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Don't drink tea or coffee from the refresh at cst station
  • Anson G.
    Anson GregoriosNovember 18, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Mumbai local. Awesome
  • INDEBO India
    INDEBO IndiaNovember 1, 2011
    roam around and inside the station for some excellent bombay-gothic style of architecture including the Municipality building and the Times of India building
  • GuttuG
    GuttuGOctober 12, 2011
    For trains from Goa, take stairs for platform #18. You can exit to the parking lot.
  • Mahafreed I.
    Mahafreed IraniOctober 6, 2011
    Look up, you might find some bullet bruises, cobwebs, confused pigeons and a giant clock.
  • Nijesh W.
    Nijesh WarrierOctober 1, 2011
    Welcome to the hub of mumbai. Here even madness starts to make sense.
  • Nijesh W.
    Nijesh WarrierOctober 1, 2011
    Welcome to the hub of mumbai. Here even the madness makes sense.
  • Rahul K.
    Rahul KulkarniSeptember 25, 2011
    All set for the camp.. Waiting for the train..
  • naina s.
    naina sahni parnaikSeptember 25, 2011
    Its a good idea to take the local on Sundays. Its practically empty and saves time.
  • Mahafreed I.
    Mahafreed IraniSeptember 15, 2011
    Eat Rs 5 popcorn.
  • Lionel F.
    Lionel FaleiroSeptember 8, 2011
    Been here 100+ times
    The Nescafe Stall has NesTea, Coffee, Almond Milk and Maggi Tomato Soup. On A Cold day, the soup feels great!
  • harish i.
    harish iyerSeptember 6, 2011
    The apple juice vendor. Wow! Try it out @ platform # 1
  • Kaushal S.
    Kaushal ShethSeptember 5, 2011
    god save us from this
  • Juhika A.
    Juhika AjmeraAugust 17, 2011
    Exactly opposite to is the aaram wadapav wala!!its the best in town n evn choosed best by times of india!!jst try it!worth giving a try!
  • Ashish H.
    Ashish HadoleJuly 18, 2011
    Coffee @ the stall is very good...
  • chaitanya k.
    chaitanya kumarJuly 15, 2011
    Find a space to sit and just look at the number of people that walk past you. There, you have the definition of Mumbai right in front of you.
  • seo p.
    seo prabhakarJuly 14, 2011
    Frustrated Celebs Reacts To Mumbai Blasts Read more
  • Jay M.
    Jay MalkarJune 27, 2011
    Its one of the most Important Place in Bombay...And also One of the most Oldest Victorian Structure...Must Visit to Experience its Beauty & Kios...
  • Gaurav S.
    Gaurav SharmaJune 21, 2011
    Tip for those who travel andheri east.....if u want to go andheri east u should travel via jogeshwari :D i bet u all will reach early
  • Sanjeev S.
    Sanjeev SinghaiMay 28, 2011
    City of Dream. But the best part is this is the city where your dreams may get realise if you keep perusing them honesty and sincerely.
  • Abhijeet H.
    Always a different memory attached each time I visit.
  • Woodland
    WoodlandApril 26, 2011
    Take out appropriate travel insurance to cover hospital treatment, medical evacuation and any activities, including adventure sports, in which you plan to participate.
  • Narinder K.
    Narinder KapurApril 15, 2011
    Been here 50+ times
    Once here, get onto any double decker bus, get pm top, and take a ride of town. Amaz
  • Pratik B.
    Pratik BudhdevMarch 28, 2011
    Always reminds me of my old days !
  • sunil
    sunilMarch 20, 2011
    Do not leave mumbai. W o trying vithal s. Bhelpuri at vithal restaurant
  • Vikrant Y.
    Vikrant YagnickNovember 14, 2010
    There are two ticket counters at this station
  • Prashant P.
    Prashant PatilNovember 14, 2010
    it is very nice place.
  • Satria mahardhika S.
    so traffic...busy....hot...
  • Parag J.
    Parag JainOctober 14, 2010
    Dont expect any cleanliness over here.
  • Bhanu K.
    Bhanu KOctober 4, 2010
    Been here 10+ times
    there are trains even going to borivli at a lesser frequency. mostly from platform no.2 or 3. that is VT-Borivli
  • Psy V.
    Psy VinayAugust 19, 2010
    The local "vada pav" is yummmmmmmmm!!
  • Ankeet D.
    Ankeet DaveAugust 4, 2010
    Been here 50+ times
    Jj flyover traffic smooth today
  • PLAYWIN
    PLAYWINJune 1, 2010
    get your lotto tickets Read more
  • Dinesh S.
    Dinesh SoniMay 21, 2010
    The frankie at the local station is good food for 25 bucks.. Also serves egg and chicken..
  • Jesús B.
    La arquitectura entre árabe y gótico inglés sin duda maravillosa!!!
  • Nao T.
    Nao TomitaMay 16, 2015
    チャトラパティ・シヴァージー・ターミナス:フレデリック・ウィリアム・スティーヴンス(1888)。インド初の蒸気機関車が発車した記念すべき場所であり、アジア初の鉄道開業でもあった。インドの中にありながら英国の植民地支配の名残を色濃く残す。ゴシック建築を思わせるフライング・バットレス(飛梁)があるかと思えば伝統的なインドの装飾的彫刻にあふれていて、絶妙に調和する名建築
  • Sergey N.
    Sergey NikolenkoAugust 23, 2013
    Бангладеш лайт
  • BILD
    BILDMarch 8, 2013
    Der Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus in Mumbai (Indien) gehört zu den größten und geschäftigsten Bahnhöfen der Welt. 2004 wurde er in die Unesco-Weltkulturerbeliste aufgenommen.
  • Beterhans
    BeterhansDecember 16, 2012
    如果你想尝试下印度的火车但又害怕可以先试试头等舱的,头等舱的车厢上面有条文,如果车厢上有女人头像那么就是女士车厢。但是头等舱并不是你认为的那种头等舱,只是人少一点而已
  • Andrea B.
    Andrea BiciniJune 8, 2012
    Una delle stazioni ferroviarie architettonicamente più interessanti abbia mai visto!
  • Shannen R.
    Shannen RozarioMay 27, 2012
    Luv dis plc alt n dis is da oni plc dt u admire alt.... Well dne Mumbai builders.... ... Luv da sugaaa cne juice mhn itz reli worth...
  • Rohit S.
    Rohit SaneSeptember 22, 2011
    Kaha ja rahe ho?
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