MADURAI: Southern Railway will be operating special trains between Chennai (Tambaram) and the southern districts to clear the extra rush of passengers during the forthcoming Diwali season. Train No. 06027 Tiruchchirappalli – Nagercoil special train will leave at 3.30 pm on October 26 and reach Nagercoil at 1.50 am on October 27. It will stop at Dindigul , Madurai , Virudhunagar, Sattur, Kovilpatti, Tirunelveli and Valliyoor.
Train No. 82644 Nagercoil – Tambaram Suvidha special train will leave at 12.55 pm on October 29 and reach Tambaram at 2.30 am on October 30. It will stop at Valliyoor, Tirunelveli, Kovilpatti, Sattur, Virudhunagar, Madurai, Dindigul, Tiruchchirappalli, Vridhachalam, Villupuram and Chengalpattu.
Train No. 82605 Tambaram – Tirunelveli Suvidha special train will leave at 8.50 pm on October 24 and reach Tirunelveli at 8.45 am on October 25. Train No. 82606 Tirunelveli – Tambaram Suvidha special will leave at 9.40 pm on October 28 and reach Tambaram at 10 am on October 29. The two trains will stop at Chengalpattu, Villupuram, Vridhachalam, Tiruchchirappalli, Dindigul, Madurai, Virudhunagar, Sattur and Kovilpatti.
Train No. 06006 Tirunelveli – Tambaram special train will leave at 9.40 pm on Oct 25 and reach Tambaram at 10 am on October 26. Train No. 06005 Tambaram – Tirunelveli special train will leave at 7.20 pm on Oct 26 and reach Tirunelveli at 6 am on 27.