Konanur railway station

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Konanur
Indian Railway Station
Junction station
Konanur Railway Station.jpg
Konanur Railway Station
LocationMysore District, Karnataka
 India
Coordinates12°18′59″N 76°38′43″E / 12.3163°N 76.6454°E / 12.3163; 76.6454Coordinates: 12°18′59″N 76°38′43″E / 12.3163°N 76.6454°E / 12.3163; 76.6454
Elevation760m
Platforms2
Construction
Structure typeStandard (on ground station)
ParkingYes
Other information
StatusFunctioning
Station code
Zone(s) South Western Railway
Division(s) Mysore railway division
History
Opened2008

Konanur is a railway station on Mysore-Chamarajanagar branch line. The station is located in Mysore district, Karnataka state, India.

Location[edit]

Konanur railway station is located near Heggavadi Gate village in Mysore district.

History[edit]

The project cost 313 crore (US$44 million). The gauge conversion work of the 61 kilometres (38 mi) stretch was completed.[1] There are six trains running forward and backward in this route. Five of them are slow moving passenger trains.[2]

Services[edit]

There are trains to Mysore at 7.08 am, 11.00am, 5.08pm, 6.13pm and 9.03 pm. There are trains to Chamarajanagar at 5.40 am, 7.40 am, 9.35 am,11.00am, 1.00pm, 3.00pm and 7.00pm.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Nanjangud-Chamarajanagar rail line inaugurated". The Hindu. Chamarajanagar. 12 November 2014. Retrieved 14 August 2016.
  2. ^ "Work on new railway line will begin this month". The Times of India. Mysore. 7 February 2014. Retrieved 14 August 2016.