To clear extra rush of passengers during Summer holidays 2016, Sourthern railway decided to run Suvidha Special Trains between Chennai Egmore and Tirunelveli. In this regard Railway released a press report about the Special Train. The press released is reproduced below:
|Pub.1 / PR / 9 (E) / 2016-2017 Dated: April 19, 2016||19-04-2016
The following special trains will be run to clear the extra rush of traffic during Summer, 2016.
Suvidha special trains between Chennai Egmore – Tirunelveli
Train No.00603 Chennai Egmore – Tirunelveli Suvidha special train will leave Chennai Egmore at 21.05 hrs. on 06.05.2016 & 13.05.2016 and reach Tirunelveli at 10.45 hrs. the next day.
Train No.00602 Tirunelveli – Chennai Egmore Suvidha special train will leave Tirunelveli at 14.45 hrs. on 08.05.2016 & 15.05.2016 and reach Chennai Egmore at 04.15 hrs. the next day.
Composition: AC 2-tier – 1, AC 3-tier – 2, Sleeper Class – 12 & Luggage-cum-brake van – 2 coaches.
Stoppages: Tambaram, Chengalpattu, Villupuram, Tiruchchirappalli, Dindigul, Madurai, Virudhunagar and Kovilpatti.
Advance reservations for the above trains are open