To clear extra rush, Railways hss decided to run special trains from Tirunelveli to Gandhidham, Puducherry to Santragachi & Kochuveli to Hazrat Nizamuddin.
Southern Railway – Special Trains
To clear extra rush of passengers, Railways decided to run special trains from Tirunelveli – Gandhidham, Puducherry to Santragachi and Kochuveli to Hazrat Nizamuddin. The details of the trains, timings, composition of the trains are as given below:
Special fare special train from Tirunelveli to Gandhidham (via Nagercoil Town, Thiruvananthapuram, Shoranur, Madgaon, Surat)
Train No.09457 Tirunelveli – Gandhidham Special fare special train will leave Tirunelveli at 07.55 hrs. on 07th, 14th, 21st& 28th July 2016 (Thursdays) and reach Gandhidham at 06.55 hrs. on Saturdays.
Composition:AC 3-tier – 10, Sleeper Class – 4, General Second Class – 2 & Luggage-cum-brake van – 2 coaches.
Stoppages:Valliyur, Nagercoil Town, Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Alappuzha, Ernakulam Jn., Thrissur, Shoranur Jn., Tirur, Kozhikkode, Kannur, Kasaragod, Mangalore Jn., Udupi, Kumta, Karwar, Madgaon, Karmali, Kankavali, Ratnagiri, Chiplun, Roha, Panvel, Vasai Road, Vapi, Surat, Vadodara, Anand, Nadiad, Ahmedabad, Viramgam, Dhrangadhara, Samahiali and Bhachau.
Special fare special train from Puducherry to Santragachi (via Chennai Egmore)
Train No.06010 Puducherry – Santragachi Special fare special train will leave Puducherry at 19.15 hrs. on 16th July 2016 (Saturday) and reach Santragachi at 04.30 hrs. on Monday.
Composition:AC 2-tier – 1, AC 3-tier – 1, Sleeper Class – 7, General Second Class – 6 & Luggage-cum-brake van – 2 coaches.
Stoppages:Villupuram, Chengalpattu, Tambaram, Chennai Egmore, Gudur, Nellore, ongole, Chirala, Tenali, Vijayawada, Eluru, Tadepalligudem, Rajahmundry, Samalkot, Duvvada, Vizianagaram, Srikakulam Road, Palasa, Brahmapur, Khurda Road, Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Bhadrak, Balasore and Kharagpur.
Superfast AC special train from Kochuveli to Hazrat Nizamuddin
Train No.04425 Kochuveli – Hazrat Nizamuddin superfast AC special train will leave Kochuveli at 23.00 hrs. on 25th July, 01st& 08th August 2016 (Mondays) and reach Hazrat Nizamuddin at 03.00 hrs. on Thursdays.
Composition:AC First Class – 1, AC 2-tier – 5 & AC 3-tier – 11 coaches.
Stoppages:Kollam, Kayankulam, Chengannur, Tiruvalla, Kottayam, Ernakulam Town, Aluva, Thrissur, Palakkad, Coimbatore, Tiruppur, Erode, Salem, Jolarpettai, Katpadi, Renigunta, Nellore, ongole, Chirala, Vijayawada, Khammam, Warangal, Ramagundam, Balharshah, Nagpur, Bhopal, Jhansi, Gwalior, Agra Cantonment and Mathura.
Advance reservations for the above trains are open