Alappuzha railway station
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|Location||Alappuzha, Kerala, India|
|Owned by||Indian Railways|
|Line(s)||Ernakulam-Kayamkulam coastal railway line|
|Fare zone||Southern Railway Zone|
|Passengers||6,782 per day|
Alappuzha railway station (also known as Alleppey railway station, code: ALLP) is located at Alappuzha, Alappuzha District, in Kerala, India. The station is a major station on the Ernakulam-Kayamkulam coastal railway line. The station is operated by the Southern Railway zone of the Indian Railways and comes under the Thiruvananthapuram railway division.
|Railways in Kerala cities|
Alappuzha railway station has 3 platforms to handle long distance and passenger trains.
Alappuzha is an important tourist destination in Kerala. The backwaters of Alappuzha are one among the most popular tourist attractions in Kerala. Alappuzha is also the access point for the annual Nehru Trophy Boat Race. Alappuzha railway station thus acts as a gateway for visiting the tourist attractions in and around Alappuzha.
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