Ernakulam M.G.R Chennai Central SpecialFare Special 06008 train schedule

Runs On - M T W T F S S
No Pantry Car
Class - 2A 3A SL

Ernakulum to Chennai Ernakulam M.G.R Chennai Central SpecialFare Special 06008 train schedule cloud_download

Halt Avg. Delay* Day Distance Platform
1 Ernakulam Jn
( ERS )
- N.A 1 0 km -
2 Aluva
( AWY )
N.A 1 20 km -
3 Thrisur
( TCR )
N.A 1 74 km -
4 Palakkad
( PGT )
N.A 1 149 km -
5 Coimbatore Jn
( CBE )
N.A 2 205 km -
6 Tiruppur
( TUP )
N.A 2 256 km -
7 Erode Jn
( ED )
N.A 2 306 km -
8 Salem Jn
( SA )
N.A 2 366 km -
9 Jolarpettai
( JTJ )
N.A 2 486 km -
10 Katpadi Jn
( KPD )
N.A 2 571 km 2
11 Arakkonam
( AJJ )
N.A 2 632 km -
12 Perambur
( PER )
N.A 2 695 km -
13 Chennai Central
( MAS )
- N.A 2 700 km -
*Note: Average delay is average of delays calculated over previous 7 days.
Platform no. is indicative only. Please re-check platform info at the station before boarding train.

Ernakulum to Chennai Ernakulam M.G.R Chennai Central SpecialFare Special 06008 timing

Ernakulam M.G.R Chennai Central SpecialFare Special (06008) runs from Ernakulum to Chennai. It departs from Ernakulam Jn station (ERS) at and arrives at Chennai Central station (MAS) at . Ernakulam M.G.R Chennai Central SpecialFare Special takes 14 hrs 15 mints to cover the distance of 700 km between Ernakulum and Chennai. It is a non-superfast train. The average speed of this train is 49 kmph. It has classes Second AC (2A), Third AC (3A) and Sleeper (SL). This train runs on Thursday. Final chart for Ernakulam M.G.R Chennai Central SpecialFare Special is prepared at Ernakulum usually 3-4 hours before train departure time.

About Ernakulum

Ernakulam, a district within Kochi is the cosmopolitan heart of Kerala. It is also known as the commercial capital of Kerala. The city has served as an incubator for many Malayali entrepreneurs and is a major financial and commercial hub of Kerala. Ernakulam is well connected via National Highway and the city largely depends upon city busses and Taxis. Its railway station is one of the busiest in Kerala. If you want to travel here by Air. Then you can reach here via Cochin International Airport which is just 27 km away from the city.

About Chennai

The city of Chennai in Tamil Nadu, formely known as Madras, India and the headquarters of the Southern Railway Zone, is a major rail transport hub in the country. Chennai Central Railway Station designed in British colonial style by architect Henry Irwin and also known as the Gateway to the South. It is one of the most important railway hubs in South India and stands as one of the busiest in the nation. The next station to Chennai Central, Basin Bridge Junction, is the railway junction where three different lines meet. Chennai has an international airport Chennai International Airport. It is the fourth busiest airport in India and 47th busiest airport in Asia. Chennai is the land of beautiful temples, and reels in tourists from different corners of the world. There is of course Mahabalipuram (nicknamed Mahabs), which displays Dravidian architecture on monuments, right by the beach side. Kapaleeshwar Temple is a wondrous temple to take a peek into. This Shiva temple was also constructed in the 7th century. Chennai is known for its delicacies: dosas and idlis. A place to get some great tasting South Indian food is the 'Adyar Anand Bhavan,' known for serving pure, delicious vegetarian goodness. To capture the diverse cultures of South India, Chennai has an authentic heritage home called 'Dakshichitra.' There are many cool exhibitions showcasing dance, art, craft activities, and much more. Some of the places to visit in Chennai Vandalur Zoo, Known to be one of Asia's largest open-air zoos, the Besant Nagar Beach, or Elliots Beach, but referred to as 'Bessie' and a mysterious and potentially eerie spot known as the 'Broken Bridge' lies just a bit beyond the beach. Pondy Bazaar and T Nagar are popular bazaar for shopping.