Southern Railway will run summer special trains 2012 between Chennai & Tirunelveli in April, May & June 2012. Here are the full details about the special trains for Chennai and Tirunelveli.
1) Chennai Egmore – Tirunelveli – Chennai Egmore Weekly Specials: T.No.06037 Chennai Egmore – Tirunelveli Special will leave Chennai Egmore at 20.20 hrs. on Thursdays from 5.4.2012 to 21.6.2012 and arrive Tirunelveli at 09.35 hrs. the next day. T.No.06038 Tirunelveli – Chennai Egmore Special will leave Tirunelveli at 14.55 hrs. on Sundays from 8.4.2012 to 24.6.2012 and arrive Chennai Egmore at 04.15 hrs. the next day. The composition of the trains will be 1 AC 2-tier, 3 AC 3-tier, 12 Sleeper Class, 2 General Second Class and 2 luggage-cum-brake van coaches. The trains will stop at Tambaram, Chengalpattu, Villupuram, Vriddhachalam, Tiruchchirappalli, Dindigul, Kodaikanal Road, Madurai, Virudunagar, Sattur, Kovilpatti and Vanchi Maniyachchi. T.No.06038 will stop at Mambalam also.
2) Tirunelveli – Chennai Central – Tirunelveli Superfast Weekly Specials: T.No.06748 Tirunelveli – Chennai Central Superfast Special will leave Tirunelveli at 14.00 hrs. on Thursdays from 5.4.2012 to 28.6.2012 and arrive Chennai Central at 03.30 hrs. the next day. T.No.06747 Chennai Central – Tirunelveli Superfast Special will leave Chennai Central at 22.30 hrs. on Fridays from 6.4.2012 to 29.6.2012 and arrive Tirunelveli at 12.15 hrs. the next day. The composition of the trains will be 1 AC 2-tier, 2 AC 3-tier, 9 Sleeper Class, 6 General Second Class and 2 luggage-cum-brake van coaches.The trains will stop at Vanchi Maniyachchi, Kovilpatti, Sattur, Virudunagar, Madurai, Dindigul, Karur, Erode, Salem, Jolarpettai, Katpadi and Arakkonam.T.No.06748 will stop at Perambur also.
Advance reservation for the above trains will commence on March 3, 2012.