Maduranthakam railway station

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Mathuranthakam
Indian Railway Station
Maduranthakam Railway Station.jpg
LocationSH 117, Maduranthakam, Kanchipuram district, Tamil Nadu[1]
India
Coordinates12°30′16″N 79°53′36″E / 12.5044°N 79.8933°E / 12.5044; 79.8933Coordinates: 12°30′16″N 79°53′36″E / 12.5044°N 79.8933°E / 12.5044; 79.8933
Elevation31 metres (102 ft)
Owned byIndian Railways
Operated bySouthern Railway zone
Line(s)Chennai - Viluppuram line
Platforms3
Tracks2
ConnectionsAuto rickshaw, Taxi
Construction
Structure typeStandard (on ground station)
ParkingYes
Other information
StatusFunctioning
Station codeMMK
Zone(s) Southern Railway zone
Division(s) Chennai
ElectrifiedYes
Location
Mathuranthakam is located in Tamil Nadu
Mathuranthakam
Mathuranthakam
Location in Tamil Nadu
Mathuranthakam is located in India
Mathuranthakam
Mathuranthakam
Location in India

Maduranthakam railway station is a railway station in Maduranthakam, a municipal town and a taluk headquarters in the Kanchipuram district of Tamil Nadu, India. It belongs to the Chennai railway division and is officially coded as MMK. The station is one of the major stations on the South line of the Chennai Suburban Railway and handles both regular and suburban traffic. It is connected to several parts of South India namely Chennai, Thoothukudi, Salem, Puducherry, Thiruvananthapuram etc.

All passenger and local trains have a halt at the station while only a few express trains halt here, with most of the remainder express services halting at Melmaruvathur railway station instead, which is situated 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) away and is also within Madurantakam taluk.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Madurantakam railway station". Indiarailinfo. Retrieved 26 July 2014.
  2. ^ "Melmaruvathur railway station". Indiarailinfo. Retrieved 26 July 2014.