Bengaluru

Watch | First look of Bengaluru-Airport train service

The much-awaited train service from Bengaluru city to Kempegowda International Airport commenced on January 4, 2021.

The first train left KSR Bengaluru at 4.45 a.m and reached the newly-built halt station near the Airport at 5.50 a.m.

The South Western Railway is operating five pairs of trains on the route and has also operated a new train service from Yelahanka to the KIA.

Tickets from Bengaluru city to KIA will be priced in the range of ₹10 to ₹15 and monthly passes will also be available soon.

BIAL is operating a shuttle bus service from the halt station to the terminal area.

The halt station has various amenities: a ticket counter, toilets, coffee shop, security system and others. Passenger Information System displaying flight departure is also displayed. 

Printable version | Jan 25, 2021 1:16:48 AM | https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/first-look-of-bengaluru-airport-train-service/article33492642.ece

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