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Christmas, New Year, Irumudi, Thaipoosam & Pongal Festival Season Special Trains.

To clear the extra rush during Christmas, New Year, Irumudi, Thaipoosam & Pongal festival,SR decided to run special trains between various destinations.

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Special Trains for Christmas, New Year, Irumudi, Thaipoosam & Pongal Festival Season

To clear the extra rush of passengers during Christmas, New Year, Irumudi, Thaipoosam & Pongal festival season, Southern Railway has decided to run special trains between various destinations.  The details of the trains are as under:

1.Special trains between Tirunelveli – Chengalpattu (via. Madurai, Tiruchchirappalli, Vriddhachalam)

Train No.06062 Tirunelveli – Chengalpattu Weekly Special will leave Tirunelveli at 16.00 hrs. o­n 15th, 22nd& 29th December, 2016, 5th, 12th, 19th& 26th January 2017, 2nd & 9thFebruary 2017 (Thursdays) and reach Chengalpattu at 04.30 hrs. the next day.

Train No.06061 Chengalpattu – Tirunelveli Weekly Special will leave Chengalpattu at 13.45 hrs. o­n 16th, 23rd& 30th December 2016, 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th January 2017, 3rd & 10th February 2017 (Fridays) and reach Tirunelveli at 02.40 hrs. the next day.

Composition:AC 2-tier -1, AC 3-tier – 3, Sleeper Class – 10, General Second Class – 6 & Luggage-cum-brake van – 2 coaches.

Stoppages:Vanchi Maniyachchi, Kovilpatti, Sattur, Virudhunagar, Madurai, Kodaikanal Road, Dindigul, Tiruchchirappalli, Ariyalur, Vriddhachalam, Villupuram and Melmaruvathur.

2.Special trains between Tirunelveli – Chengalpattu (via. Virudunagar, Manamadurai, Karaikkudi, Tiruchchirappalli, Vriddhachalam)

Train No.06064 Tirunelveli – Chengalpattu Weekly Special will leave Tirunelveli at 16.00 hrs. o­n 18th & 25thDecember, 2016, 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd& 29th January 2016, 5th February 2017 (Sundays) and reach Chengalpattu at 04.30 hrs. the next day.

Train No.06063 Chengalpattu – Tirunelveli Weekly Special will leave Chengalpattu at 13.45 hrs. o­n 19th & 26thDecember 2016, 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd& 30th January 2017, 6th February 2017 (Monday) and reach Tirunelveli at 02.40 hrs. the next day.

Composition:AC 2-tier -1, AC 3-tier – 2, Sleeper Class – 7, General Second Class – 5 & Luggage-cum-brake van – 2 coaches.

Stoppages:Vanchi Maniyachchi, Kovilpatti, Sattur, Virudhunagar, Aruppukottai, Manamadurai, Sivaganga, Devakottai Road, Madurai, Kodaikanal Road, Dindigul, Tiruchchirappalli, Ariyalur, Vriddhachalam, Villupuram and Melmaruvathur.

3. Special trains between Tiruchchirappalli – Chennai Egmore (via.Thanjavur, Mayiladuthurai & Villupuram)

Train No.06066 Tiruchchirappalli – Chennai Egmore Weekly Special will leave Tiruchchirappalli at 23.50 hrs. o­n 12th, 19th & 26th December, 2016, 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th January 2016, 6thFebruary 2017 (Mondays) and reach Chennai Egmore at 07.20 hrs. the next day.

Train No.06065 Chennai Egmore – Tiruchchirappalli Weekly Special will leave Chennai Egmore at 19.15 hrs. o­n 13th, 20th, 27th December 2016, 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th & 31st January 2017, 7thFebruary 2017 (Tuesdays) and reach Tiruchchirappalli at 03.15 hrs. the next day.

Composition:AC 2-tier -1, AC 3-tier – 3, Sleeper Class – 13, General Second Class – 2 & Luggage-cum-brake van – 2 coaches.

Stoppages:Thanjavur, Kumbakonam, Mayiladuthurai, Chidambaram, Tirupadiripuliyur, Villupuram, Melmaruvathur, Chengalpattu and Tambaram. Train No.06066 Tiruchchirappalli – Chennai Egmore Special train will stop at Mambalam also.

4. Special Fare Special trains between Coimbatore – Chengalpattu

Train No.06068 Coimbatore – Chengalpattu Special Fare Special train will leave Coimbatore at 19.30 hrs. o­n 19th, 21st, 26th & 28th December 2016, 2nd, 4th, 9th, 11th, 16th, 18th, 23rd, 25th & 30th January 2017, 1st, 6th & 8th February 2017 and reach Chengalpattu at 04.15 hrs. the next day.

Train No.06067 Chengalpattu – Coimbatore Special Fare Special train will leave Chengalpattu at 18.00 hrs. o­n 20th, 22nd, 27th, 29th December 2016, 3rd, 5th, 10th, 12th, 17th, 19th, 24th, 26th, 31st January 2016, 2nd, 7th & 9th February 2017 and reach Coimbatore at 05.10 hrs. the next day.

Composition:General Second Class – 13 (reserved) & Luggage-cum-brake van – 2 coaches.

Stoppages:Tiruppur, Erode, Karur, Tiruchchirappalli, Ariyalur, Vriddhachalam, Villupuram and Melmaruvathur.

5. Special fare special trains between Erode – Chennai Egmore

Train No.06028 Erode – Chennai Egmore special fare special train will leave Erode at 04.45 hrs. o­n 17th, 18th, 24th, 25th & 31st December 2016 and reach Chennai Egmore at 13.30 hrs. the same day.

Train No.06027 Chennai Egmore – Erode special fare special train will leave Chennai Egmore at 15.00 hrs. o­n 17th, 18th, 24th, 25th & 31stDecember 2016 and reach Erode at 23.20 hrs. the same day.

Composition:General Second Class – 13 (of these 13 coaches, 6 coaches will be marked as reserved) & Luggage-cum-brake van – 2 coaches.

Stoppages:Sankari Durg, Salem, Salem Town, Valappadi Gate, Attur, Chinna Salem, Vriddhachalam, Villupuram, Tindivanam, Melmaruvathur, Chengalpattu and Tambaram.

Train No.06028 Erode – Chennai Egmore special fare special train will stop at Mambalam also.

6.Suvidha special train between Chennai Central – Kollam

Train No.82632 Kollam – Chennai Central Suvidha special train will leave Kollam at 15.35 hrs. o­n 8th January, 2017 and reach Chennai Central at 07.15 hrs. the next day.

Composition:AC 2-tier – 2, AC 3-tier – 2 & Sleeper Class – 10 coaches.

Stoppages: Kayankulam, Chengannur, Tiruvalla, Kottayam, Ernakulam Town, Auva, Thrissur, Palakkad, Coimbatore, Tiruppur, Erode, Salem, Jolarpettai and Katpadi.

Advance reservations for the above trains will commence o­n 9.12.2016

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