The redeveloped world-class RaniKamlapati railway station has some top-notch facilities that are not typical for most railway stations in India. In addition, the facilities are designed for all age groups of passengers traveling to and from the station.
This blog tells you about some of the lesser-known facilities the station offers, along with their charges.
1.Cloak Rooms/ Safety Lockers
The facility of Cloak Rooms with Safety lockers is available at RaniKamalapati Railway Station. The cloakrooms are provided to the passengers for luggage storage and security.
2.Retiring Rooms/ Dormitories
RKMP railway station provides highly cleaned and sanitized single, double, and dormitory occupancy types, both AC and non-AC type, for passengers looking for a short stay before boarding a long journey. The rooms are well equipped with 24X7 power backup.
The station has to pick and drop service for disabled and physically challenged passengers by providing them with wheelchairs and battery-operated cars on the station.
4.Kids Play Zone
RaniKamlapati Railway Station provides a safe playing zone for kids. The zone consists of toy trains with a kid-friendly space for the children to enjoy and have their time after or before a tiring train journey.
5.Food Court Area
The station provides a dedicated space for food stalls, where you can find almost every food item to satisfy your hunger cravings. In addition, it has food available from diverse backgrounds to cater to all taste buds and varied choices of people traveling from the station.
The price varies depending on the quality, taste, and type of food you buy from the food court.
To provide a secure campus to the passengers and keeping the security requirement in mind RKMP provides a video surveillance system at waiting rooms, reservation counter, parking area, entrance/ exit , foot over bridges. This helps in monitoring any mischievous activities in the station area, so that passengers can have a safe travel experience.
7.Lifts, Ramps & Escalators
To make it easier for older people to carry their luggage and to carry themselves to the concourse and other platforms, huge spacious lifts are established with slowed ramps and escalators to match the pace of the elderly.
8.Reserved Parking Facility for Handicap
The station area provides separate parking spaces for handicapped people, away from the usual rush, to ensure that no inconvenience is caused to them. Prior reservation of the parking area could be done to avoid the last minute hassle.
9.Washrooms & Drinking Water
To ensure a hygienic environment to the passengers, RKMP also offers the facility of safe drinking water at each platform, along with separate washrooms for male and female passengers.
10.VIP lounge & Wifi Facility
Executive lounges with fully air conditioned facilities are provided at the station, where railway passengers can stay while waiting for their trains. The railway station also has the facility of free wifi for the passengers.
The naye Bharat ka naya railway station has some essential facilities that make this station stand out from the rest. Besides the facilities mentioned above, RKMP facilities include a waste management system, a water management system, solar panels, and a magnificent air concourse, presenting an example of sustainability and extravagance.