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Which is the tallest railways station in the world ?

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Asked by The abuser, 29 Mar '12 05:57 pm
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The Tanggula railway station, Tibet
Answered by Anil K Chugh, 29 Mar '12 06:49 pm

 
  
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Nagoya Station in Japan is the world's tallest railway station building.
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Answered by Ataur Rahman, 29 Mar '12 05:57 pm

 
  
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The Tanggula (Dangla) railway station is a railway station located in Amdo County, Tibet Autonomous Region, China, near the border with the Tanggula Town, Qinghai. The railway station has three tracks, one of them served by a platform, and another one served by a very short sub-platform.

Since its construction, Tanngula Station has been the highest train station in the world.

This unstaffed station on the Qingzang railway opened for service on July 1, 2006. The station is located 5,068 meters above sea level, surpassing Ticlio (Peru), at 4,829 m, Cndor station, at 4,786 m, on the Rio Mulatos-Potos line in Bolivia, and La Galera station at 4,781 m in Peru, and makes it the highest railway station in the world. It is no more than 1 kilometer away from the highest point of rail track at 5,072 meters.

India's proposed Bilaspur-Mandi-Leh Railway, once completed, will reach an even higher elevation.

The station is 1.25 km long and covers 77002 square meters. There are 3 rail tra ...more
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Answered by anil garg, 02 Apr '12 06:44 pm

 
  
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Tanggula Station, at 5068m above sea level, is the world's highest railway station
Answered by aflatoon, 29 Mar '12 06:30 pm

 
  
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Nagoya Station
Answered by iqbal seth, 29 Mar '12 05:58 pm

 
  
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