SALIENT FEATURES OF NEW TIME TABLE – 2018

SALIENT FEATURES OF NEW TIME TABLE – 2018 (WITH EFFECT FROM THE MIDNIGHT OF 14th AUGUST 2018)

I. INTRODUCTION OF NEW TRAINS

T.No.16189/16190 Tambaram – Sengottai Antyodaya Daily Exp

(Via Main line)

Train No.16189 Tambaram – Sengottai ANTYODAYA Daily Express via Main Line will leave Tambaram at 07.00 hrs to reach Sengottai at 22.30 and in the return direction, Train No.16190 will leave Sengottai at 06.00 hrs to reach Tambaram at 22.15 hrs. This will be a DAILY service with a composition of 16 General Second Class Coaches. Date of Introduction and Stoppages will be notified later.

II.   EXTENSION OF TRAINS

To de-congest the main terminals, the running of following trains are extended :

1.   Train Nos. 15630/15629 Guwahati – Chennai Egmore – Guwahati Weekly Express extended to Tambaram.

2.   Train Nos. 15930/15929 Dibrugarh – Chennai Egmore – Dibrugarh Weekly Express extended to Tambaram.

3.   Train Nos. 76842/841 Cuddalore –Vriddhachalam –Cuddalore Passengers extended  to Tiruppadirippuliyur.

4.   Train Nos. 76853/854 Nagore – Tiruchchirappalli – Nagore Passengers extended to Karaikkal.

5.   In Sengottai-Kollam Section, with effect from 09.07.2018 following trains were extended.
i.    Train Nos. 16791/16792 Palakkad Jn to Punalur Palaruvi Express extended to
and from Tirunelveli.
ii.    Train Nos. 56335/56336 Kollam-Edamann Passengers extended to and from   Sengottai.

III.           DIVERSION OF TRAINS:

Train Nos. 12625/26 Thiruvananthapuram – New Delhi – Thiruvananthapuram  Kerala Exp. via Ernakulam Town instead of Ernakulam Jn. to ease  congestion at Ernakulam Jn. and  to improve punctuality of trains.

IV. CLUBBING AND DIVERSION OF  TRAINS:

Train Nos. 56386/56389 Kottayam-Ernakulam-Kottayam Passengers and Train.Nos. 56363/56362 Nilambur Road-Ernakulam-Nilambur Road Pasengers will be clubbed and run as a single train between Kottayam – Nilambur Road, duly renumbering it as 56363-56362 Nilambur Road – Kottayam – Nilambur road Passenger. The train is routed via Ernakulam Town by-passing Ernakulam Jn. to provide direct connectivity between Kottayam and Nilambur Road and to ease the congestion at Ernakulam Jn.

V.  SPEEDING UP OF TRAINS:-

Following trains are speeded up as indicated against each
TRAIN NO
16352      Nagercoil – Mumbai CSMT (BW) Exp.Speeded up by 60 Minutes

16191      Tambaram- Tirunelveli Antyodaya Exp.Speeded up by 60 Minutes

16351      Mumbai CSMT – Nagercoil (W) Exp Speeded up by 45 Minutes

16340      Nagercoil – Mumbai CSMT (4 days a Week) Speeded up by 30 Minutes

12642      Nizamuddin – Kanniyakumari (BW)  Speeded up by 25 Minutes

12667      Chennai Egmore – Nagercoil (W) Exp Speeded up by 15 Minutes

16354      Nagercoil – Kacheguda (W) Exp Speeded up by 15 Minutes

12244      Coimbatore –Chennai Central Shatabdi  Exp. Speeded up by 15 Mins

12666      Kanniyakumari – Howrah (W) Exp. Speeded up by 10 Minutes

22639      Chennai Central – Alleppey Exp Speeded up by 10 Minutes

12637      Chennai Egmore – Madurai Pandiyan Exp. Speeded up by 10 Minutes

11041      Mumbai CSMT – Chennai Central Exp. Speeded up by 10 Minutes

18568      Kollam – Visakhapatnam (W) Exp. Speeded up by 10 Minutes

12638      Madurai – Chennai Egmore  Pandiyan Exp Speeded up by 5 Minutes

16182      Chennai Egmore – Sengottai Silambu Exp. Speeded up by 5 Minutes

16105      Chennai Egmore – Tiruchendur Chendur Exp. Speeded up by 5 Mins

12631      Chennai Egmore – Tirunelveli Nellai Exp. Speeded up by 5 Minutes

12243      Chennai Central –Coimbatore Shatabdi Exp. Speeded up by           5 Mins

 CHANGES IN TRAIN TIMINGS IN CHENNAI DIVISION :-

CHANGES IN DEPARTURE TIMINGS AT CHENNAI CENTRAL :-

Train No From   –   To                                      Existing Time          Revised Time
                                               (In hours)

12433      Chennai – Nizamuddin                  06.10                          06.05

12611      Chennai – Nizamuddin                  06.10                          06.05

12243      Chennai – Coimbatore                   07.15                          07.10

16003      Chennai – Nagarsol                        09.10                          08.55

12687      Madurai–Dehradhun/Chandigarh 09.45                            10.00

57239      Chennai – Gudur                            16.00                          15.55

19419      Chennai – Ahmedabad                  20.00                         20.10

22639      Chennai – Alleppey                        20.55                          21.05

12671      Chennai – Mettupalayam               21.05                          20.55

13352      Alleppey – Dhanbad                       23.00                          22.55

12512      Trivandrum – Gorakhpur                23.25                          23.30

12522      Ernakulam – Barauni                      23.25                          23.30

22646     Trivandrum – Indore                        23.25                          23.30

22648      Trivandrum – Korba                         23.25                          23.30

CHANGES IN ARRIVAL TIMINGS AT CHENNAI CENTRAL :-

Train No From   –   To                                      Existing Time          Revised Time

                                               (In hours)

12624      Trivandrum – Chennai                   07.30                          07.40

20602      Madurai – Chennai Central           07.40                          07.50

16090      Jolarpettai – Chennai                     09.40                          09.25

12687      Madurai – Dehradhun                    09.25                          09.35

12507      Trivandrum – Guwahati                  09.30                          09.35

22602      Sai Nagar Shirdi – Chennai          09.40                          09.45

12608      KSR Bengaluru – Chennai           12.45                         12.35

11041      Mumbai CST-Chennai                   16.30                          16.20

12434      Nizamuddin – Chennai                  20.45                          20.40

12612      Nizamuddin –Chennai                   20.45                          20.40

12008      Mysuru – Chennai                         21.55                         21.40

12244      Coimbatore – Chennai                   22.25                          22.15

12676      Coimbatore – Chennai                   23.05                          23.00


CHANGES IN DEPARTURE TIMINGS AT CHENNAI EGMORE :-

Train No From   –   To                                      Existing Time          Revised Time

                                               (In hours)

12164      Chennai – Dadar                             06.50                          06.45

16795      Chennai – Trichy                             08.30                          08.00

18496      Bhubaneswar – Rameswaram       08.50                          08.45

12898      Bhubaneswar – Puducherry          09.10                          08.45

14815      Bhagath Ki Kothi – Tambaram      10.10                          10.00

16105      Chennai – Tiruchendur                  16.05                          16.00

17651      Chengalpattu – Kacheguda          17.00                          16.45

12642      Nizamuddin – Kanniyakumari      18.20                          18.25

12652      Nizamuddin – Madurai                   18.20                          18.25

16181      Chennai – Sengottai                       20.20                          20.40

12661      Chennai – Sengottai                       21.05                         21.00

16175      Chennai – Karaikkal                       22.05                          22.00

16865      Chennai – Thanjavur                      22.30                          22.40

22623      Chennai – Madurai                        22.40                          23.50

CHANGES IN ARRIVAL TIMINGS AT CHENNAI EGMORE :-

Train No From   –   To                                      Existing Time          Revised Time

                                               (In hours)

16860      Mangalore – Chennai                     04.15                         04.10

16866      Thanjavur – Chennai                      04.30                          04.25

16176      Karaikkal – Chennai                       05.10                          05.15

16182      Sengottai – Chennai                       05.35                          05.45

16180      Mannarkudi – Chennai                  05.45                          05.55

12662      Sengottai – Chennai                       05.55                          06.05

22624      Madurai – Chennai                         07.20                          07.15

16724      Kollam – Chennai                           08.05                          08.10

18496      Bhubaneswar – Rameswaram      08.35                          08.30

12898      Bhubaneswar – Puducherry         08.55                          08.30

14815      Bhagath Ki Kothi – Tambaram      09.55                          09.50

16863      Bhagath Ki Kothi – Mannarkudi   09.55                          09.50

15120      Manduadih – Rameswaram          10.35                          10.30

17652      Chengalpattu – Kacheguda          16.40                         16.30

17643      Chengalpattu – Kakinada             17.10                          17.05

14816      Tambaram – Bhagath Ki Kothi      19.45                          19.40

56038      Puducherry – Chennai                   20.10                          20.20

16128      Guruvayur – Chennai                     20.30                          20.45

AT CHENGALPATTU :-

Train No.17651 Chengalpattu – Kacheguda Express will leave Chengalpattu at 15.30 hrs instead of 15.35 hrs.