As a safe and cheap choice, trains in Iran are a popular transportation option for travelers. Many trains are available daily from Tehran to various destinations. It can be said that Tehran train station is a hub for train travel in Iran. Some of the most popular trains from Tehran transfer passengers between Tehran-Mashhad, Tehran- Isfahan, Tehran-Yazd, Tehran-Kashan, and Tehran-Shiraz.
Services and Facilities of Tehran Train Station
There are many public services available in Tehran train station for passengers' comfort. Some of the facilities are listed below;
- Mini Supermarket
- Information Center
- Souvenir Shops
- Luggage Trolley
- Prayer's Room
Location of Tehran Train Station
Tehran train station is located in Rah-Ahan square north of Tehran.
Popular Train Destinations to/from Tehran
(Departure, Destinations, Stops, Duration)
As a safe and cheap choice, trains in Iran are a popular transportation option for travelers. Many trains are available daily from Tehran to various destinations. Some of the most popular trains from Tehran transfer people between Tehran-Mashhad, Tehran- Isfahan, Tehran-Yazd, Tehran-Kashan, and Tehran-Shiraz.
Tehran to Shiraz Trains
Many tourists wish to go to Shiraz to visit lots of its attractions such as Nasir-ol-molk Mosque (Pink Mosque) and If you plan to travel by train from Tehran to Shiraz, you should book your train ticket in advance. Daily trains leave Tehran toward Shiraz. Trains have many stops in the way where passengers can get on and off the train. Depending on the time of departure, there might be a few long stops for saying prayers. The railroad between Tehran and Shiraz is about 924 kilometers and the duration is about 16 hours. The ticket price from Tehran to Shiraz starts at 15€. The train stops in the stations you can see below on its way to Shiraz from Tehran. Note that depending on the train plan, not all the trains may stop at all the mentioned stations.
Tehran to Isfahan Trains
Isfahan is one of the most famous cities for tourists who are visiting Iran. The city used to be the capital of Iran during the Safavid time and you can see this era architecture in Naqsh-e-Jahan Square and Ali Qapu . if you plan to travel to Isfahan by train, you should book your train ticket in advance. It takes about 7 hours to get to Isfahan from Tehran by train. 4-bed compartment and 6-bed compartment trains are available between Isfahan and Tehran. Train ticket price between Tehran and Isfahan starts at 6€. Tehran to Isfahan trains stops at the following stations on the way. Note that depending on the train time table, not all the trains may stop at all the mentioned stations.
Tehran to Mashhad Trains
Mashhad is one of the biggest cities in Iran. Imam Reza Holy Shrine is located in Mashhad and many Shia Muslims visit Mashhad each year. There are several trains leaving the Tehran train station toward Mashhad every day. You have a variety of choices about train departure time, ticket price, duration, and train type. duration of train travel between Tehran and Mashhad depends on the train type. The railroad between Tehran and Mashhad is around 900 kilometers. Pardis Fast Trains can take you from Tehran to Mashhad in 5 hours, while it will take around 11 hours with other trains. Train ticket price between Tehran and Mashhad starts at 9€. You can see the train stations between Tehran and Mashhad below. There are several train types moving on this railroad and not all of them may stop on all the stations.
Tehran to Yazd Trains
Yazd, registered as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is one of the most important tourist destinations in Iran. The city is like a treasure box for tourists willing to visit historical buildings, you can find lots of the in Fahaadan Neighborhood. There are several trains leaving Tehran train station toward Yazd every day. You have a variety of choices about train departure time, ticket price, duration, and train type. The duration of train travel between Tehran and Yazd is around 7-8 hours depending on the train type. There are 6-bed compartment, 4-bed compartment and open coach trains available between Tehran and Yazd. Train ticket price from Tehran to Yaz starts at 6€. You can see the train stations between Tehran and Yazd below. There are several train types moving on this railroad and not all of them may stop on all the stations.
Tehran to Kashan Trains
Kashan is the location of one of UNESCO World Heritage Sits in Iran; Fin Garden. The city is one of the most important tourist destinations in Iran. There are several trains leaving Tehran that stop at Kashan Tarin Station every day. There are 6-bed compartment, 4-bed compartment and open coach trains available between Tehran and Kashan. The duration of train travel between Tehran and Yazd is around 3 hours. Train ticket price from Tehran to Yaz starts at 6€. You can see the train stations between Tehran and Kashan below.
Book a Ticket to/from Tehran
If you plan to book a train ticket to/from Tehran, you can fill the form on the top right corner of the present page or you can go to the train page and we will do the rest for you.
How to Get to Tehran Train Station?
In Tehran, you can reach the train station using public transportation means. You can get to Rah-Ahan metro station on line 1. Also, BRT buses transfer between Tajrish square and Rah-Ahan square. Outside Tehran train station there are several yellow taxis than can take you to your destination.
Where to Stay Near Tehran Train Station
Many travelers come to Tehran and leave Tehran through Tehran railway station. As expected, there are several hotels, hostels, and guesthouses available around the Tehran train station. If you plan to stay close to the train station for a budget trip you can go to Persia Hotel, Roudaki Hotel or New Nadery Hotel. If you prefer to stay in a more luxurious hotel, Espinas Hotel Khalije Fars is a good choice. Also, you can check Best 4-Star Hotels in Tehran and Cheapest Hotels in Tehran for further options in Tehran.
Where to Eat Near Tehran Train Station?
There are many restaurants and fast foods around Rah-Ahan square. If you plan to eat around Tehran train station, you can go to Azari tea house and order Abgoosht, which is a popular dish among Iranians. Kababi-e-Valiasr is another restaurant around Tehran railway station. Farvardin traditional restaurant is another option close to the train station.
Tehran is a mysterious city. The capital of Iran which is the most crowded city in Iran where you can see modern skyscrapers and historical monuments living together peacefully. If you plan to explore Tehran, it`s recommended to visit Golestan Palace which is one of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Tehran grand Bazar is also another popular attraction in Tehran. National Jewelry Museum and Museum of Glassware are also worth visiting. To see the modern aspect of Tehran, you can go to the Milad tower and visit the whole city under your feet.
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