Tirunelveli Junction railway station

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Tirunelveli Junction
திருநெல்வேலி சந்திப்பு
Indian Railway Station
Tirunelveli Junction.JPG
Main Entrance of Tirunelveli Station
Station statistics
Address Railway Feeder Road, Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu, India
Coordinates 8°44′13″N 77°42′29″E / 8.737°N 77.708°E / 8.737; 77.708Coordinates: 8°44′13″N 77°42′29″E / 8.737°N 77.708°E / 8.737; 77.708
Connections Taxi Stand
Platforms 6
Tracks 6
Parking Available
Bicycle facilities Available
Baggage check Available on alerts
Other information
Electrified yes
Station code TEN
Owned by Indian Railways
Fare zone Southern Railways

Tirunelveli Junction railway station (Tamil:திருநெல்வேலி சந்திப்பு ரயில் நிலையம்) serves the city of Tirunelveli in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. It produces profit for the Madurai Railway division. The Nellai Express, — a super-fast train connecting Tirunelveli and Chennai Egmore – runs packed almost throughout the year.[1] The station has six platforms. Tirunelveli Junction is coded as TEN. Any train passing through the station halts in Tirunelveli Junction station. It is one of the oldest[2] and popular stations in Indian Railway.[3] The most profit of the Southern Railways comes from ChennaiTirunelveli – Nagercoil section[4][5] (via Villupuram, Trichy, Madurai).

Important trains[edit]

The major trains at TIRUNELVELI JUNCTION(TEN):

Daily express trains[edit]

Departure[edit]

Train No. Train Name Origin Destination Service Route/Via.
22630 Dadar Express Tirunelveli Dadar Wed Madurai,Erode,Coimbatore,Kozhikode,Mangalore,Madgon,Panvel
22628 Intercity Express Tirunelveli Tiruchchirapali Daily Madurai, Dindiugul
11022 Chalukya Express Tirunelveli Dadar Mon,Thu,Fri Madurai, Erode,Yesvantpur,Hubli,Pune
16787 Jammu Express Tirunelveli Jammu Tawi Mon,Fri Madurai,Tiruchchirapali,Vijayawada,Nagpur,Bhopal,Agra
12632 Nellai Express Tirunelveli Chennai Daily Madurai,Tiruchi,Vridhachalam,Villupuram,Chengalpattu
16106 Tiruchendur Express Tiruchendur Chennai Daily Madurai,Tiruchchirappalli,Thanjavur,Mayiladuturai,Chidambaram,Villupuram
16352 Mumbai Express Nagercoil Mumbai Thu,Sun Madurai,Tiruchi,Chengalpattu,Tiruttani,Guntakal,Pune
16128[6] Guruvayur Express Guruvayur Chennai Daily Madurai,Tiruchi,Vridhachalam,Villupuram,Chengalpattu
16340 Mumbai Express Nagercoil Mumbai Mo,Tu,We,Fr Madurai,Erode,Krishnarajapuram,Guntakal,Wadi,Pune
12666[6] Howrah Express Kanyakumari Howrah Sat Madurai,Tiruchi,Chennai,Vijayawada,Visakhapatnam,Bhubaneswar,Kharagpur
16863[6] Puducherry Express Kanyakumari Puducherry Fri Virudunagar,Manamadurai,Karaikkudi,Tiruchchirappalli,Thanjavur,Mayiladuturai,Chidambaram,Villupuram
17236 Bangalore Express Nagercoil Bangalore Daily Madurai,Namakkal,Salem,Dharmapuri,Hosur
12668 ChennaiExpress Nagercoil Chennai Fri Madurai,Tiruchchirappalli,Vridhachalam,Villupuram,Chengalpattu
12634 KanniyakumariExpress Kanniyakumari Chennai Daily Madurai,Tiruchchirappalli,Vridhachalam,Villupuram,Chengalpattu
16724 AnanthapuriExpress Trivandrum Chennai Daily Madurai,Tiruchchirappalli,Vridhachalam,Villupuram,Chengalpattu
12641 ThirukuralExpress Kanniyakumari Nizamudin wed,Fri MDU,Tiruchi,ChennaiEgmore,Vijayawada,Nagpur,Bhopal,Agra
12690 ChennaiExpress Nagercoil Chennai Sun Madurai,Tiruchchirappalli,Erode,Salem,Jolarpettai,Katpadi,Arakkonam
16609 CoimbatoreExpress Nagercoil Coimbatore Daily Madurai,Karua,Erode,Tiruppur
22622[6] RameswaramExpress Kanyakumari Rameswaram Tue,Fri,Sun Virudunagar,Manamadurai,Paramakudi,Ramanathapuram
56701[7] PunalurFastPassenger Punalur Madurai Daily Virudhunagar
22620 BilaspurExpress Tirunelveli Bilaspur Sun Nagercoil Town, Trivandrum,Ernakulam,Coimbatore,Vijayawada,Balharshah,Nagpur,Raipur
56700[7] PunalurFastPassenger Madurai Punalur Daily Nagercoil,Kulithurai,Neyyattinkarai,Varkalai,Quilon
19577[6] Hapa Express Tirunelveli Hapa Mon,Tue NagercoilTown,Quilon,Kottayam,Ernakulam,Kozhikode,Mangalore,Madgon,Panvel,Surat,Vadodara,Ahmedabad
16723 AnanthapuriExpress Chennai Trivandrum Daily Nagercoil, Kulitturai
16127[6] GuruvayurExpress Chennai Guruvayur Daily Nagercoil, Trivandrum,Alleppey,Ernakulam,Trichur

Daily passenger trains[edit]

  • 56821/56822 Tirunelveli – Mayiladuthurai – Erode Passenger திருநெல்வேலி – மயிலாடுதுரை – ஈரோடு பாசஞ்சர்
  • 56319/56320 Nagercoil – Coimbatore Fast Passenger நாகர்கோவில் – கோவை பாஸ்ட் பாசஞ்சர்
  • 56700/56701 – Madurai – Punalur Fast Passenger மதுரை – PUNALUR பாசஞ்சர்
  • 56761/56762 Tirunelveli – Thiruchendur Passenger திருநெல்வேலி – திருச்செந்தூர் பாசஞ்சர் [1]
  • 56763/56764 Tirunelveli – Thiruchendur Passenger திருநெல்வேலி – திருச்செந்தூர் பாசஞ்சர் [2]
  • 56765/56766 Tirunelveli – Thiruchendur Passenger திருநெல்வேலி – திருச்செந்தூர் பாசஞ்சர் [3]
  • 56828/56827 Tirunelveli – Tuticorin Passenger திருநெல்வேலி – தூத்துக்குடி பாசஞ்சர் [4]
  • 56312/56311 Tirunelveli – Kanyakumari Passenger திருநெல்வேலி – கன்னியாகுமரி பாசஞ்சர் [5]
  • 56767/56768 Tuticorin – Tirunelveli – Tiruchendur Passenger தூத்துக்குடி – திருநெல்வேலி – திருச்செந்தூர் பாசஞ்சர்[6]
  • 56801/56800 Tirunelveli – Tenkasi – Sengcottah Passenger திருநெல்வேலி – SENGOTTAI பாசஞ்சர்
  • 56797/56798 Tirunelveli – Tenkasi – Sengcottah Passenger திருநெல்வேலி – SENGOTTAI பாசஞ்சர்
  • 56799/56796 Tirunelveli – Tenkasi – Sengcottah Passenger திருநெல்வேலி – SENGOTTAI பாசஞ்சர்
  • 56803/56802 Tirunelveli – Tenkasi – Sengcottah Passenger திருநெல்வேலி – SENGOTTAI பாசஞ்சர்
  • 56770/56769 Tiruchendur – Palani Passenger திருச்செந்தூர் – பழனி

Facilities[edit]

  • Computerised Reservation Centers
  • 24 hrs Call Taxi Stand
  • Fully access enabled Auto Stand
  • Cloak room
  • Food & Fruit Stalls
  • Telephone Booths
  • ATM Facilities
  • Retiring rooms A/C & Non A/C
  • Nellai plaza Veg. Restaurant
  • Wheel chairs for aged and sick passengers
  • Two Wheeler Parking
  • Four Wheeler Parking

Railway stations in Tirunelveli city[edit]

Station name Station code
Tirunelveli Junction TEN
Tirunelveli Town TYT
Palayamkottai PCO
Pettai PEA
Melapalayam MP
Thalaiyuthu TAY
Gangaikondan GDN
Sengulam SLGM
Seydunganallur SDNR
Cheranmadevi SMD

References[edit]

  1. ^ Patronage of Nellai Express
  2. ^ Railway Map of India – 1893
  3. ^ List of Popular Railway stations in India
  4. ^ Chennai – Tirunelveli – Nagercoil section emerges most profitable in Southern Railways
  5. ^ Nellai Junction nets more revenue
  6. ^ a b c d e f Southern Zone Time Table July 2013, Page no 112 & Table No. 13,13A
  7. ^ a b Southern Zone Time Table July 2013, Page no 170 & Table No. 41,41A