Thampanoor

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Thampanoor
Neighborhood
Thiruvananthapuram central station main building; view from Ponnara Sreedhar Park
Thiruvananthapuram central station main building; view from Ponnara Sreedhar Park
Thampanoor is located in Kerala
Thampanoor
Thampanoor
Thampanoor is located in India
Thampanoor
Thampanoor
Location in Kerala, India
Coordinates: 08°26′25″N 76°55′25″E / 8.44028°N 76.92361°E / 8.44028; 76.92361Coordinates: 08°26′25″N 76°55′25″E / 8.44028°N 76.92361°E / 8.44028; 76.92361
Country  India
State Kerala
District Thiruvananthapuram
Talukas Thiruvananthapuram
Languages
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Telephone code 0471
Vehicle registration KL-01
Coastline 0 kilometres (0 mi)
Climate Tropical monsoon (Köppen)
Avg. summer temperature 35 °C (95 °F)
Avg. winter temperature 20 °C (68 °F)
Aerial view of Thampanoor, towards the north

Thampanoor is the geographic center (CBD) of the Indian city of Thiruvananthapuram. The major railway station of the state, Trivandrum Central, Railway Mail Service (RMS), the head office of the Kerala State Road Transport Corporation, the central bus station and many movie theatres and hotels are located here. It is administered by Thiruvananthapuram Corporation.