Southern Railway will run the following Special Trains to clear the extra rush of passengers during the summer months of April, May & June 2012.
Pongal Season special trains from Southern Railways. The idea is to avoid extra rush during the pongal season.
Train No. 06021 / 06022 Chennai Central – Nagercoil Special Superfast Special (via. Erode, Karur, Dindigul, Madurai, Virudunagar, Tirunelveli)
Train No. 06021 Chennai Central – Nagercoil Special will leave Chennai Central at 22.30 hrs. on 13.1.2012 and arrive Nagercoil at 14.00 hrs. the next day.
Train No. 06022 Nagercoil – Chennai Central Superfast Special will leave Nagercoil at 12.40 hrs. on 17.1.2012 and arrive Chennai Central at 03.30 hrs. the next day.
The composition of the trains will be 1 AC 2-tier, 2 AC 3-tier, 12 Sleeper Class, 6 General Second Class and 2 luggage-cum-brake van coaches.The trains will stop at Arakkonam, Katpadi, Jolarpettai, Salem, Erode, Karur, Dindigul, Madurai, Virudunagar, Sattur, Kovilpatti, Vanchi Maniyachchi, Tirunelveli and Valliyur. Train No. 06022 will stop at Perambur also.