Change in pattern of train services
May be useful for people who are from Tamilnadu (India) and may travel via coimbatore (to and from).
CHANGE IN PATTERN OF TRAIN SERVICES
Due to remodelling works at Coimbatore yard, following changes will be made in the pattern of train services between Chennai Central and Coimbatore.
I. TRAINS DIVERTED
All Mail/Express trains presently running via. Coimbatore will not touch Coimbatore from 25.11.2008 to 12.12.2008. Instead they will be diverted via. Irugur – Podanur route with stoppage at Podanur.
II. EXPRESS TRAINS PARTIALLY CANCELLED
a) Train No.2679 Chennai Central – Coimbatore Intercity Express will run upto Erode instead of Coimbatore on 26th, 29th November and 2nd, 5th, 8th and 11th December 2008.
b) Train No.2970 Jaipur – Coimbatore Jaipur (weekly) Express (via. Chennai Central) will run upto Erode instead of Coimbatore on 27th November and 4th and 11th December 2008.
c) Train No.2969 Coimbatore – Jaipur (weekly) Express (via. Chennai Central) will leave from Erode instead ofCoimbatore on 28th November and 5th and 12th December 2008.
d) The Coimbatore portion of Train Nos.2671/2672 Chennai Central – Mettupalayam – Chennai Central Nilgiri Expresses will be terminated at/ leave from Coimbatore North from 25.11.2008 to 12.12.2008 and Mettupalayam portion will run upto Mettupalayam.
III. TRAINS FULLY CANCELLED
a) Train 2681 Chennai Central – Coimbatore (Weekly) Express scheduled to leave Chennai Central at 22.20 hrs. on Saturdays will be cancelled on 29.11.2008, 6.12.2008 and 13.12.2008.
b) Train 2682 Coimbatore – Chennai Central (Weekly) Express scheduled to leave Coimbatore at 23.30 hrs. on Fridays will be cancelled on 28.11.2008, 5.12.2008 and 12.12.2008.
IV. TRAINS WHICH WILL CONTINUE TO BE DEALT AT COIMBATORE
There will be no change in the Arrival and Departure of the following Mail/Express trains terminating/originating at Coimbatore during the period.
a) Train Nos.2673/2674 Chennai Central – Coimbatore – Chennai Central Cheran Expresses.
b) Train Nos.2675/2676 Chennai Central – Coimbatore – Chennai Central Kovai Expresses.
c) Train No.2680 Coimbatore – Chennai Central Intercity Express.
d) Train Nos.1013/1014 Lokmanya Tilak Terminus – Coimbatore – Lokmanya Tilak Terminus Expresses.
e) Train Nos.6609/6610 Nagercoil – Coimbatore – Nagercoil Expresses.
f) Train Nos.2083/2084 Mayiladuturai – Coimbatore – Mayiladuturai Jan Shatabdi Expresses.
g) 2647/2648 Coimbatore – H.Nizamuddin – Coimbatore Kongu Expresses.
h) 6614/6613 Coimbatore – Rajkot – Coimbatore (weekly) Expresses.
V. TERMINATING/PASSING THROUGH PASSENGER TRAINS FROM 25.11.2008 TO 12.12.2008.
a) Train Nos.610/611 Mangalore – Coimbatore – Mangalore passengers will run upto and leave from Podanur instead of Coimbatore.
b) Train Nos.634/633 Shoranur – Coimbatore – Trichur passengers will run upto and leave from Podanur.
c) Train Nos.631/632 Coimbatore – Palghat Town – Coimbatore passengers will run upto Podanur instead ofCoimbatore.
d) Train Nos.0633/0634 Coimbatore – Shoranur-Coimbatore passengers will run upto Podanur instead ofCoimbatore.
e) Train Nos.607/608 Erode – Coimbatore – Coimbatore passengers will run upto Coimbatore North duly canceling the run between Coimbatore North and Coimbatore.
f) Train Nos.383/384 Nagercoil – Coimbatore – Nagercoil passengers will run upto and leave fromCoimbatore.
g) Train Nos.387/388 Coimbatore – Mangalore – Coimbatore passengers will leave from and run upto Podanur instead of Coimbatore.
h) Train Nos.887/888 Tiruchchirappalli – Palghat town- Tiruchchirappalli passengers will run via. Irugur , Podanur. In lieu of stoppages of T.No.888 passenger between Coimbatore – Irugur, T.No.1014 Coimbatore – Lokmanya Tilak Terminus Express will be stopped at Coimbatore North, Pilamedu, Singanallur and Irugur as a special case during the above period
Courtesy: Thanks to my colleague Vidhya R for sharing this through an e-mail.