Tambaram Railway Station is a 3rd terminal of Chennai city. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. . The Chennai Park Town station is close to Chennai Central station. The main concourses too have long exhausted their capacity to handle the increasing passenger crowd. Chennai Bengaluru Shatabdi is the second shortest Shatabdi train travelling just 360 km. Currently, there is only one direct suburban train that plies from Chennai Beach Junction to Chennai Central via Washermanpet and Royapuram, and hence there is no frequent direct connectivity for these two stations to Chennai Central.
The mast is one of the tallest in the city. In 1959, additional changes were made to the station. However, the station still faces parking problems. In 2005, the buildings were painted a light brown colour, but concurring with the views of a campaign by the citizens of Chennai and also to retain the old nostalgic charm, they were repainted in their original brick-red color. Notable exceptions include the Rajadhani, Shatabdi and the Jan Shatabdi expresses.
A total of 65 stations in the suburban section have bicycle stands. This initiative is taken to popularise mobile booking, encourage the passengers to Go Green and to promote digital payments. This zone unlike other railways generates revenue serving passengers and not freight. Different trains such as the as well as other passenger trains too ply in the region for anybody who wishes to utilize it. The Station building has maroon colour since its inception in 1873. After signing up into the account, the user can book tickets with pre-loaded funds in railway wallet. Halt station for several long distance express trains.
With the increasing patronage for usage of paperless tickets, the Southern Railway has decided to remove the geo-fencing from the applications enabling the passengers to use the ticket applications at the railway stations, said official sources. As per a report published in 2007 by the , Chennai Central and were awarded 183 points out of a maximum of 300 for cleanliness, the highest in the country. Platform 2A is the shortest of all platforms in the station and can accommodate trains with 18 coaches. Once the passenger books the ticket in paperless option, the image of the ticket is downloaded to the phone. Nevertheless, jaywalking prevails as a substantial number of commuters prefer crossing the road, at times resulting in accidents. In 2009, the featured Chennai Central in a. The passenger can show the ticket image on the mobile phone and travel.
Madras Central was part of during the. The App interface supports Tamil, Hindi and English languages. Railway fare enquiry is available for all travel classes like first ac, second ac, third ac, garib-rath, sleeper, chair car and second seating with concessional fare for senior citizens. Route Number, arrival time, departure time, halt time, distance in km and number of days will be detailed in the table. Passenger also need not take printout of the ticket. Passenger also need not take print out of the ticket. The station has been used in numerous Indian novels and film and television productions over the years.
The station will act as a transit point for passengers from the Central, , and railway stations. In 2007, the number of dustbins in the station was 28. On 15 April 2013, a new emergency medical care centre was opened. There we basically four suburban railways in Chennai. The tickets will be ready in a few seconds at the station premises, he said. To enable this, the facility of recharge will not be available for a brief period of two hours from 00. This facility is now available to buy season tickets and non suburban journey tickets also.
The redesign was eventually completed in 1900. As of September 2011 , the new wards are yet to be named. If you have big luggage, you should get first class ticket for suburban travel as second class coaches are crowded most of the time. The facility of recharge with bonus will be available thereafter. In 1985, suburban services to northern and western parts of the city began from the newly built Moore market terminal exclusively built for sub-urban services earlier they were operating from the central station terminal.
These are best alternative to bus journeys. It is the busiest railway station in and one of the most important hubs in the country with the distinction of having the longest name among all stations on the. The division covers regions taken from Tiruchirapalli and Palakkad divisions. Bengaluru to Chennai shatabdi fare is Rs. Soon, the number of trains shuttling passengers was increased to 45 a day, running every 10 minutes at peak hours, and every 30 minutes, otherwise. Chennai Mysore Shatabdi was the first Shatabdi train to be introduced in Southern region and was third Shatabdi train to be introduced in India.