The vast land of Uttar Pradesh being an important destination in India is well connected by rail network. The major cities of Uttar Pradesh like Agra, Kanpur, Faizabad, Allahabad, Mughal Sarai, Jhansi, Moradabad, Varanasi, Gorakhpur and Bareilly are connected with several cities and towns across India. However, for better connectivity in the state, Lucknow- the capital of Uttar Pradesh and also renowned for being the city of Nawabs is reckoned to have the best train connectivity with different parts of India. Besides this, other cities, towns and even some of the villages of the Uttar Pradesh are well-connected to different parts of the country via rail. After reaching any of these railway stations, travellers can avail taxi or bus services to reach the final destination.
There are approx 483 railway stations in Uttar Pradesh which contribute to making the state a popular and renowned tourist destination accessible from all corners of India.
Along with all major trains like Rajdhani, Sabarmati, Shatabdi, and Duronto, there are also luxury trains like Palace on Wheels and The Deccan Odyssey (for Agra) and Maharaja Express (for Lucknow) that lets the tourist experience grand royalty.