Travelers from Jakarta to Bandung, Central Java or East Java who need the connection by train, the station is called Gambir. From Gambir station one can continue to board train up to East Java. Some good train are available such as Executive and Argo Bromo. Yet the cost is now quiet expensive and little difference compared to hire private car with driver to drop at places in Bandung, Central Java or even East Java.
The name of station Gambir is so popular in Jakarta city, especially for those prefer to travel by train. Train transport in Java and other parts of Indonesia is less developing despite the fact of long history of rail and train existence in the country. Meanwhile it is actually the cheapest way of traveling for economy class train. Some trains are classified as good standard such as Argo Bromo and Executive, only the management less intensive in developing and maintain various aspects of this transportation which is state own company.
Gambir station was built in 1930s and only after 50 years got renovation that was in 1990 with addition of modern facade. The station is constructed in 3 floors with green floor tiles. The rail stop and passes through third floor, the second floor is equipped with waiting lounge, cafeteria and fast food restaurants. Ticket counters, public hall, fast food restaurants, snack bars and some automatic teller machines are on the first floor.
Station Kereta Api Gambir, or Gambir Railway station serves the traffic between cities in Java such as Bogor, Bandung, Semarang, Yogyakarta, Malang, Cirebon, except Surabaya. While commuter train to and out of Jakarta do not stop here. State own transport company the DAMRI ( Djawatan Angkutan Motor Republic Indonesia ) has shuttle from Soekarno-Hatta airport Cengkareng to Gambir station.
Hotels near Gambir Station.
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Hotels are rich within Jakarta from cheap to luxury five star hotels are available in almost all parts of the city including hotels which are located close to the international airport of Cengkareng. For travellers who has not good flight connection can use some hotels available near airport.
Sightseeing in Jakarta Old Batavia town is the oldest area of the city founded in the year of 1700 by Dutch VOC preserving the European middle and modern age architectures, amusements, recreations and many more See list
Shopping Paradise ! Jakarta city is well known for its' shopping travel. Giant shopping centers such as Mangga Dua and Tanah Abang are among the most famous places, besides cheap prices, also variation of goods and services available both retails and groceries are among the most complete.
See general map of Jakarta city with complete information on the places of interest indicated on the map within government administrative border.
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Hotel Reservation in all areas of Jakara city starting from budget hotels Central Jakarta - South Jakarta - North Jakarta - West Jakarta - Jakarta Airport. Within the administration of greater Jakarta city are known many areas with its' specific character of location, type of business, certain trend of development, history, and level of advancement. One can find what is the area and hotel factility on those areas such as Ancol, China Town, Mangga Dua, Kemang and others. Short description of these areas with travel facilities can be seen here
Exploring historic part or modern life style of Jakarta city, one can now choose some type of packages which are the most efficient way or relaxing manner if time more permitting. Starting from only hiring a vehicle with driver up to fully organized all inclusive tour packages.
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