Tirur railway station

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Tirur
തിരൂർ
Regional rail and Light rail station
Tirur Railway Station 1.jpg
Location R.S Road Tirur, Tirur, Malappuram, Kerala
India
Coordinates 10°55′05″N 75°55′19″E / 10.918°N 75.922°E / 10.918; 75.922Coordinates: 10°55′05″N 75°55′19″E / 10.918°N 75.922°E / 10.918; 75.922
Elevation 9 metres (30 ft)
Line(s) Shoranur–Mangalore section
Platforms 3
Tracks 4
Connections Bus stand, Taxicab stand, Auto rickshaw stand
Construction
Structure type Standard (on ground station)
Parking Yes
Other information
Status Functioning
Station code TIR
Zone(s) Southern Railway zone
Division(s) Palakkad
History
Opened 1861; 155 years ago (1861)
Route map
km
Up arrowto Kannur
0 Kozhikode
2 Kallayi Kozhikode South
10 Ferok
15 Kadalundi
20 Vallikunnu
25 Parappanangadi
33 Tanur
41 Tirur
50 Tirunnavaya
56 Kuttipuram
60 Perssanur
66 Pallipuram
70 Kodumunda
75 Pattambi
81 Karakad
Right arrowto Nilambur Road
86 Shoranur B–Cabin
86 Shoranur Junction
Left arrowto Thrissur
Down arrowto Palakkad Junction

Tirur railway station (Code:TIR) is a railway station serving the town of Tirur in Malappuram District of Kerala. It lies in the Shoranur - Mangalore Section of the Southern Railways. Almost all passenger and express trains have a halt here. The station has 3 platforms and 3 tracks. Though no trains originate from this station, trains halting at the station connect the town to prominent cities in India such as Thiruvananthapuram, Kochi, Chennai, Mumbai, Bangalore, Kozhikode, Coimbatore, New Delhi, Mangalore, Pune, Jaipur, Jammu Tawi, Okha, Ahmedabad, Kolkata and so forth.[1]

The first railway line in Kerala was commissioned on 12 March 1861 from Beypore to Tirur .[2]

The proposed High Speed Rail has a stop in Tirur.[3]

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