Madurai Kacheguda Weekly Express 17616 train route

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Madurai to Hyderabad Madurai Kacheguda Weekly Express 17616 train schedule cloud_download

Station
Arrival
Departure
HaltAvg. Delay*DayDistancePlatform
1 Madurai Jn
( MDU )
Starts
-N.A1 0 km 4
2 Kodaikanal Road
( KQN )
N.A1 40 km -
3 Dindigul Jn
( DG )
N.A1 62 km -
4 Tiruchirappalli
( TPJ )
N.A1 157 km 1
5 Karur Jn
( KRR )
N.A1 233 km 1
6 Erode Jn
( ED )
N.A1 298 km 2
7 Salem Jn
( SA )
N.A1 358 km -
8 Jolarpettai
( JTJ )
N.A1 478 km -
9 Vaniyambadi
( VN )
N.A1 494 km -
10 Ambur
( AB )
N.A1 510 km -
11 Katpadi Jn
( KPD )
N.A1 563 km 3
12 Chittoor
( CTO )
N.A1 595 km -
13 Pakala Jn
( PAK )
N.A2 625 km 1
14 Piler
( PIL )
N.A2 666 km -
15 Madanapalle Rd
( MPL )
N.A2 708 km 1
16 Kadiri
( KRY )
N.A2 786 km 1
17 Dharmavaram Jn
( DMM )
N.A2 853 km -
18 Anantapur
( ATP )
N.A2 886 km 2
19 Dhone
( DHNE )
N.A2 999 km 1
20 Kurnool Town
( KRNT )
N.A2 1053 km 2
21 Gadwal
( GWD )
N.A2 1108 km -
22 Mahbubnagar
( MBNR )
N.A2 1183 km -
23 Kacheguda
( KCG )
Ends
-N.A2 1289 km 1
*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.

Madurai Kacheguda Weekly Express 17616 route

Madurai Kacheguda Weekly Express starts from Madurai Jn (MDU) at , reaches Tiruchirappalli (TPJ) at , Erode Jn (ED) at , Salem Jn (SA) at , Jolarpettai (JTJ) at , Chittoor (CTO) at , Dharmavaram Jn (DMM) at and Kurnool Town (KRNT) at . It arrives at Kacheguda on second day at . It stops at 21 stations in its route between Madurai Jn and Kacheguda. Passengers use 17616 Madurai Kacheguda Weekly Express to travel mostly from Madurai to Hyderabad, Tiruchirappalli to Hyderabad, Tiruchirappalli to Anantapur, Dindigul Jn to Hyderabad and Salem to Hyderabad.

About Madurai

Madurai is a culturally rich city in Tamil Nadu. Some people also say that Madurai is the soul of Tamil Nadu. It is the second largest city by population in this state. It is situated on the banks of river Vaigai. Popular monuments in Madurai are Meenakshi Amman temple, Alagarkoil Temple and Shrine, Gandhi museum, Tirumalai Nayak palace, Koodal Azhagar Temple, Pazhamudir Solai, Kazimar Big Mosque and Kutladampatti Falls. Recently IT companies have also started up opening their offices in Madurai. Madurai is the headquarters of TamilNadu State Transport Corporation. It is one of the seven circles of the Tamil Nadu State Highway network. Madurai Jn is an important railway station connecting Madurai with major cities and towns across India. Madurai has an airport too although the flights connectivity is limited.

About Hyderabad

Hyderabad is the capital of Telangana state which was formerly a part of Andhra Pradesh. It lies on the banks of Musi river. This place has a very interesting history. Before independence, when all of India was being ruled by British, this place was ruled by Nizams. Even after independence, the Nizams wanted to keep Hyderabad state independent rather than making it part of India. India had to invade this place with the help of army to take its full control. It was also known as City of Pearls in 18th century when it was famous trading center for diamonds. Telugu is the most spoken language in Hyderabad. Telugu film industry in Hyderabad known as Tollywood produces the second largest number of films in India after Bollywood. Popular tourist attractions in Hyderabad are Ramoji film city, Charminar, Golconda Fort, Chowmahalla Palace, Falaknuma palace and Salar Jung museum. Hyderabad is a famous for Biryani so much so that one rarely hears the word Biryani without prefixing it with Hyderabadi. Mughalai food is also quite popular here. Rajiv Gandhi Airport in Hyderabad is an international airport and has daily flights not only to all major airports of India but also to nearby south asian countries like Singapore, Thailand and Malaysia.