Machilipatnam railway station

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Machilipatnam
Indian Railway Station
Location Machilipatnam, Krishna distt., Andhra Pradesh
India
Coordinates 16°10′19″N 81°08′18″E / 16.17188°N 81.13839°E / 16.17188; 81.13839Coordinates: 16°10′19″N 81°08′18″E / 16.17188°N 81.13839°E / 16.17188; 81.13839
Elevation 14 m (46 ft)
Line(s) Gudivada-Machilipatnam branch line
Platforms 2
Tracks Broad gauge 1,676 mm (5 ft 6 in)
Construction
Structure type Standard (on ground station)
Parking Available
Other information
Status Functioning
Station code MTM
Zone(s) South Central Railway
Division(s) Vijayawada
History
Opened 4 Feb, 1908
Electrified no
Services
Preceding station   Indian Railways   Following station
Gudivada-Machilipatnam branch line Terminus
Location
Machlipatnam railway station is located in Andhra Pradesh
Machlipatnam railway station
Machlipatnam railway station
Location in Andhra Pradesh

Machilipatnam railway station (station code:MTM)[1], located in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh, serves Machilipatnam in Krishna district. It is administered under Vijayawada railway division of South Central Railway zone.[2][3]

Classification[edit]

Machilipatnam railway station is an ‘B’–category station. It is recognized as a Model station and Adarsh station in the Vijayawada railway division.[4][5]

Development[edit]

SCR recently installed Automatic Ticket Vending Machines (ATVM)s in this station.[6]

Express trains originated/terminated[edit]

Train Name
Machilipatnam – Yeshwanthpur Kondaveedu Express
Machilipatnam – Tirupati Express
Machilipatnam – Secunderabad Machilipatnam Express

Line doubling[edit]

The Vijayawada-Machilipatnam line was scheduled to be doubled by 2016.[7]

New line survey[edit]

New line surveys to be taken up in 2012–13 include Machilipatnam-Repalle via Nizampatnam.[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Station Code Index" (PDF). Portal of Indian Railways. p. 2. Retrieved 31 May 2017. 
  2. ^ "Statement showing Category-wise No.of stations" (PDF). p. 7. Retrieved 18 January 2016. 
  3. ^ "Stations on the Gudivada–Machilipatnam section" (PDF). Indian Railways Passenger Reservation Enquiry. Ministry of Indian Railways. 12 September 2009. p. 6. Retrieved 23 June 2017. 
  4. ^ "Vijayawada division – A Profile" (PDF). South Central Railway. Retrieved 18 January 2016. 
  5. ^ "Jump in SCR Vijayawada division revenue". The Hindu. Vijayawada. 28 April 2015. Retrieved 29 May 2015. 
  6. ^ "SCR introduces mobile paper ticketing facility in 38 stations". 
  7. ^ "Vijayawada Railway Division earnings cross Rs. 2,000 crores mark". The Hindu, 14 April 2011. Retrieved 2013-01-25. 
  8. ^ "Salient features of Railway Budget 2012–13". SC Railway. Retrieved 2013-01-25. 

External links[edit]

Preceding station   Indian Railways   Following station
Gudivada-Machilipatnam branch line Terminus