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One of the best places to see the real Indonesia

A very interesting station, well laid out, easy access, good variety of shops and food available... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Airlie Beach, Australia
Good ol train station

Gambir is one of the old train station in jakarta. Its been renovated to become modern station try... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jakarta, Indonesia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good and well maintain station, on time train departure and friendly staffs, we booked our ticket from ticket.com and just scan the barcode to print the ticket at station, you need at least one hour or more to travel from soekarno hatta airport to gambir...More

Thank don_sapphire
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I bought the ticket via travel app “Traveloka”. We rode the Taksaka 52 Train executive class that cost around IDR 380.000 ($27). We arrive at the station 45min before the departure and still manage to print out the tickets. The staffs were helpful when we...More

Thank Shelley V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very interesting station, well laid out, easy access, good variety of shops and food available, very helpful station and ticketing staff and helpful platform attendants, arrived early with a pre booked ticket, obtained boarding pass easily through the ticket vending machine and friendly fellow...More

Thank tezthanomad
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Gambir is the main well manage railway station for traveling to beautiful Java by train. It's clean and professionally managed. Setuated at Heart city next to Monas.

Thank AsifAbbas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went from Jakarta to Bandung. We bought a ticket online, on Tiket.com. We got exkutif because economy was full (due to idul fitri (en of rammadam) lot of people are traveling so better of booking in advance) which cost 147 000 K pp. Our...More

Thank beppie12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Gambir is one of the old train station in jakarta. Its been renovated to become modern station try to accomodate the era. But sadly passenger sometime still left in their old habit (negativelly)

Thank rolloverbeethoven
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

They getting better day by day. More restaurants, coffeeshop, ATMs, minimarkets, smoking area, and self check in machine is really a good solution to avoid queueing. Visit this station almost every week.

Thank Richard_Sembiring
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

Jakarta's main train station which connects Jakarta to other big cities in Java. It has good facilities: prayer room, toilets, restaurants, convenient stores, lockers/storage room, reflexology, banks, waiting rooms, etc. Remember to come, the latest, 30 minutes prior to departure as you have to check...More

Thank Idfi P
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

The train itself is nice. Spacious for an economy fare. It's just that the rail ways are too old maybe that you can sleep coz you can hear them all throughout the journey. Tje train is clean and they have a canteen and if you...More

Thank paulamagat
Reviewed 6 June 2018

Clean, nice station. Gambir Train not just for lokal train but also for go to another city. Gambkr train also have place for cullinary if the passager hungry or just wait their train.

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8 July 2018|
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Response from DeWandererSoul | Reviewed this property |
there is customer support desk and they are very helpful,
Sara A
16 March 2018|
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Response from RubyPaketu | Reviewed this property |
Dear Sara, there are various mode train to Bandung but average around 10 USD. you may buy online ticket, since I not allowed to give the Online link, you may googling and find yourself. the duration is about 3-4 hours, its... More
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11 February 2018|
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Response from susanap669 | Reviewed this property |
yes, of couse