Southern Railway will operate a special fare special train to Kollam for Sabarimala pilgrims. Train number 06051 Chennai EgmoreKollam special fare train will leave Chennai Egmore at 8pm on December 5 and 12 and reach Kollam at 11.45am the next day .
Train number 06052 Kollam Chennai Egmore special fare train will leave Kollam at 9.15pm on December 6 and 13 and reach Chennai Egmore at 1.15pm the next day . The train will have one AC II-tier, two AC III tier, eight sleeper class, four general second class and two luggage-cum-brake van coaches and will stop at Arakkonam, Katpadi, Jolarpettai, Salem, Erode, Tirupur, Podanur, Palakkad, Thrissur, Aluva, Ernakulam Town, Kottayam, Tiruvalla, Chengannur, Perambur and Kayankulam
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