September 17, 2016
The Southern Railways has announced special trains to Chennai and Hyderabad via Coimbatore in order to clear the festival rush.
According to a release, train number 06031 from Kochuveli to Chennai Special Fare Special will leave Kochuveli at 8.20 pm on 19.09.2016 (Monday) and reach Chennai Central at 12.25 am on 20.09.2016 (Tuesday).
The train will stop at Tiruvalla (10.21 pm on 19.09.2016), Kottayam (10.50 pm), Ernakulam Town (12.00 am on 20.09.2016), Aluva (12.42 am), Thrissur (1.35 am), Palakkad (3.40 am), Podanur (4.50 am), Erode (6.00 am), Salem Junction (6.55 am), Jolarpettai (8.50 am), Katpadi (10.00 am), Arakkonam (10.55 am), and Perambur (11.45 am).
Another special train number 07225, Hyderabad to Kochuveli Special Fare Special, would leave Hyderabad by 09.00 am on 24.09.2016(Saturday) and arrive at Kochuveli at 03.20 am on 26-09-2016 (Monday).
The return train, No.07226 Kochuveli to Hyderabad Special Fare Special will leave Kochuveli at 8.15 pm on 26.09.2016 (Monday) to arrive at Hyderabad at 03.30 am on 28.09.2016 (Wednesday).
The trains will stop at Secunderabad, Nalgonda, Piduguralla, Guntur, Tenali, Ongole, Nellore, Gudur, Renigunta, Tirupathi, Chittoor, Katpadi, Ambur, Vaniyambadi, Jolarpettai, Salem, Erode, Tirupur, Coimbatore, Palakkad, Ottapalam, Thrissur, Aluva, Ernakulam Town, Kottayam, Tiruvalla, Chengannur, Kayamkulam, and Kollam.