Coimbatore MGR Chennai Central Shatabdi Express 12244 train schedule

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No Pantry Car
Class - EC CC

Coimbatore to Chennai Coimbatore MGR Chennai Central Shatabdi Express 12244 train schedule cloud_download

Station
Arrival
Departure
Halt Avg. Delay* Day Distance Platform
1 Coimbatore Jn
( CBE )
Starts
-
1 0 km 4
2 Tiruppur
( TUP )
1 51 km 2
3 Erode Jn
( ED )
1 101 km 1
4 Salem Jn
( SA )
1 161 km 4
5 Jolarpettai
( JTJ )
1 281 km -
6 Katpadi Jn
( KPD )
1 365 km 2
7 Chennai Central
( MAS )
Ends
-
1 495 km 3
*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.

Coimbatore to Chennai Coimbatore MGR Chennai Central Shatabdi Express 12244 timing

Coimbatore MGR Chennai Central Shatabdi Express (12244) runs from Coimbatore to Chennai. It departs from Coimbatore Jn station (CBE) at from platform 4 and arrives at Chennai Central station (MAS) at on platform 3. Coimbatore MGR Chennai Central Shatabdi Express takes 7 hrs 10 mints to cover the distance of 494 km between Coimbatore and Chennai. It is a superfast train. The average speed of this train is 68 kmph. It has classes Executive Class (EC) and Chair Car (CC). This train runs on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Final chart for Coimbatore MGR Chennai Central Shatabdi Express is prepared at Coimbatore usually 3-4 hours before train departure time. Chennai Coimbatore Shatabdi was initially introduced as Duronto category train, but due to the losses incurred by Indian Railways, it was decided to convert this Chennai Coimbatore Express train as Shatabdi Express. It commenced its journey as Shatabdi Express from November 22, 2013 keeping days of operation and composition of train same as before.

Coimbatore MGR Chennai Central Shatabdi Express 12244 route

Coimbatore MGR Chennai Central Shatabdi Express starts from Coimbatore Jn (CBE) at , reaches Tiruppur (TUP) at , Erode Jn (ED) at , Salem Jn (SA) at , Jolarpettai (JTJ) at and Katpadi Jn (KPD) at . It arrives at Chennai Central on same day at . It stops at 5 stations in its route between Coimbatore Jn and Chennai Central. Passengers use 12244 Coimbatore MGR Chennai Central Shatabdi Express to travel mostly from Coimbatore to Chennai, Salem to Chennai, Erode Jn to Chennai, Tiruppur to Chennai and Jolarpettai to Chennai.

About Coimbatore

Coimbatore, also known as Kovai is the second largest city of Tamil Nadu. It is one of the fastest growing tier-II cities in India and a major hub for textiles, industries, commerce, education, information technology, healthcare, poultry and manufacturing in South India. Coimbatore cuisine is predominantly south Indian with rice as its base. Most local restaurants still retain their rural flavor, with many restaurants serving food over a banana leaf. Eating on a banana leaf is an old custom and imparts a unique flavor to the food and is considered healthy. This city has many sights to offer to tourists - Marudamalai Temple, Dhyanalinga Temple, Arulmigu Patteeswarar Swamy Temple, Adiyogi Shiva and Eachanari Vinayagar Temple. Coimbatore has an airport (code:CJB) which is 10 km away from the main railway station and 13 km from city center.

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.