Virudhunagar Junction railway station

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Virudhunagar Junction
விருதுநகர் சந்திப்பு
Express train and Passenger train station
Location Railway Feeder Rd, Virudhunagar Virudhunagar District, Tamil Nadu
Coordinates 10°45′53″N 79°38′02″E / 10.7648°N 79.6338°E / 10.7648; 79.6338Coordinates: 10°45′53″N 79°38′02″E / 10.7648°N 79.6338°E / 10.7648; 79.6338
Elevation 287 metres (942 ft)
Owned by Indian Railways
Operated by Southern Railway zone
Platforms 4
Tracks 7
Connections Bus, Taxi, Auto rickshaw
Structure type Standard (on ground station)
Parking Yes
Other information
Station code VPT
Zone(s) Southern Railway zone
Division(s) Madurai
Fare zone Indian Railways
Virudhunagar  junction railway station is located in Tamil Nadu
Virudhunagar  junction railway station
Virudhunagar junction railway station
Location in Tamil Nadu

Virudhunagar Junction railway station is a junction railway station serving the town of Virudhunagar in Tamil Nadu, India. The station is a part of the Madurai railway division of the Southern Railway zone.[1]

Location and layout[edit]

The Virudhunagar Junction is located on the eastern side of the city adjacent to the town's SIDCO industrial estate. The station bears the intersection of four branching railway lines and the next nearest train stations are:

  • Kalligudi railway station (North)
  • Sankaralingapuram railway station (West)
  • Tulukapati railway station (South)
  • Aruppukkottai railway station (East)

The nearest airport is the Madurai International Airport situated 46 kilometres (29 mi)[2] away in Madurai.



  1. ^ "Madurai Division System Map" (PDF). Southern Railway. Archived from the original (PDF) on 8 January 2016. Retrieved 14 May 2017. 
  2. ^ "46 Km – Distance from Virudhunagar to Madurai Airport". Retrieved 2014-06-28. 

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