Silambu Express 16181 train schedule

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Chennai to Sengottai Silambu Express 16181 train schedule cloud_download

Station
Arrival
Departure
Halt Avg. Delay* Day Distance Platform
1 Chennai Egmore
( MS )
Starts
- N.A 1 0 km 2
2 Tambaram
( TBM )
N.A 1 25 km 8
3 Chengalpattu
( CGL )
N.A 1 56 km 6
4 Melmaruvattur
( MLMR )
N.A 1 91 km -
5 Villupuram Jn
( VM )
N.A 1 159 km -
6 Vridhachalam Jn
( VRI )
N.A 2 213 km -
7 Tiruchirappalli
( TPJ )
N.A 2 337 km 5,6,7
8 Pudukkottai
( PDKT )
N.A 2 390 km 2
9 Chettinad
( CTND )
N.A 2 415 km -
10 Karaikkudi Jn
( KKDI )
N.A 2 426 km -
11 Devakottai Road
( DKO )
N.A 2 431 km 1
12 Sivaganga
( SVGA )
N.A 2 467 km 1
13 Manamadurai Jn
( MNM )
N.A 2 488 km 2
14 Narikkudi
( NKK )
N.A 2 509 km -
15 Tiruchchuli
( TCH )
N.A 2 522 km -
16 Aruppukkottai
( APK )
N.A 2 532 km -
17 Virudunagar Jn
( VPT )
N.A 2 554 km -
18 Tiruttangal
( TTL )
N.A 2 576 km 1
19 Sivakasi
( SVKS )
N.A 2 578 km 1
20 Srivilliputtur
( SVPR )
N.A 2 595 km 1
21 Rajapalayam
( RJPM )
N.A 2 607 km 2
22 Sankarankovil
( SNKL )
N.A 2 640 km 1
23 Pamba Kovil Shandy
( PBKS )
N.A 2 651 km -
24 Kadaynallur
( KDNL )
N.A 2 660 km -
25 Tenkasi Jn
( TSI )
N.A 2 676 km 1
26 Sengottai
( SCT )
Ends
- N.A 2 684 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.

Silambu Express 16181 route

Silambu Express starts from Chennai Egmore (MS) at , reaches Tambaram (TBM) at , Chengalpattu (CGL) at , Melmaruvattur (MLMR) at , Villupuram Jn (VM) at , Vridhachalam Jn (VRI) at , Tiruchirappalli (TPJ) at and Karaikkudi Jn (KKDI) at . It arrives at Sengottai on second day at . It stops at 24 stations in its route between Chennai Egmore and Sengottai. Passengers use 16181 Silambu Express to travel mostly from Chennai to Karaikkudi Jn, Chennai to Manamadurai Jn, Chennai to Sengottai and Chennai to Virudunagar Jn.

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.