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16344/Amritha Express (Via Palakkad Town) (PT)
അമൃത എക്സ്പ്രസ്സ്‌/அம்ரிதா விரைவு வண்டி ( പാലക്കാട് ടൗൺ വഴി/பாலக்காடு டவுன் வழி)     अमृता एक्सप्रेस (पालक्काड टाउन मार्ग से)

MDU/Madurai Junction --> TVC/Thiruvananthapuram Central (Trivandrum)

Updated: Jan 21 (22:07) by 1911491/Skumar
Jan 21 (22:07)
The Shortest Route between MDU and TVC is 308 km (51%) shorter.
Travel Time: 14h 10m     21 halts
Distance: 608 km     Avg Speed: 42 km/hr
Max Permissible Speed: 110 km/hr between PGT/Palakkad Junction (Palghat) and MNUR/Mannanur
Departs @ 15:20
MDU/Madurai Jn 
Platform# 2
SMTWTFS
Arrives @ 05:30 +1 night
TVC/Thiruvananthapuram Ctrl 
Platform# 1
SMTWTFS
Type: Mail/Express
Rake Zone: SR/Southern
Latest News
PERMANENT AUGMENTATION: Train No.16343 / 16344 Thiruvananthapuram Central – Madurai – Thiruvananthapuram Central Amritha Express Trains will be permanently augmented by two Sleeper Class coaches. This permanent augmentation will be with effect from 15.03.2020 for the train leaving Thiruvananthapuram Central and from 16.03.2020 for the train leaving Madurai. The 3 sleeper class coaches-S8,S9,S10 of service of Train No.16343/16344 Thiruvananthapuram-Madurai-Thiruvananthapuram Amritha Express are reclassified as Second Sitting(2S) coaches-D1,D2,D3 between Palakkad Junction and Madurai for a trial period of 6 months up to 30th June 2020.
Wed Mar 11, 2020 (05:22PM)
Rating: 3.3/5 (32 votes)
cleanliness - good (5)
punctuality - good (6)
food - good (5)
ticket avbl - average (5)
u/r coach - good (5)
railfanning - average (6)
safety - good (5)
Inaugural Run
Sat Aug 04, 2001
Pantry/Catering
✕ Pantry Car
✓ On-board Catering
✓ E-Catering
ICF Rake

Rake/Coach Position

  0
  L
  1
SLR
  2
 GS
  3
 GS
  4
S14
  5
S13
  6
S12
  7
S11
  8
S10
  9
 S9
 18
 B2
 17
 S1
 16
 S2
 15
 S3
 14
 S4
 13
 S5
 12
 S6
 11
 S7
 10
 S8
 19
 B1
 20
 A1
 21
 GS
 22
SLR
 PGT
RSA - Rake Sharing
NO RSA. Utkrisht Rake

21 halts. 99 intermediate Stations

WARNING: NOT RUNNING. ONLY Covid Special Trains are running during the Pandemic.
#1
0.0 km
MDU» Madurai Jn»   Zone: SR
PF# 2   Day: 1   Spd: 68  

15:20
62.3 km   9 intermediate stations   00:55
#1.1
2.9 km
  Day: 1   Spd: 68   Elev: 136m15:23
15:23
#1.2
3.2 km
X
KON Kudalnagar   Zone: SR
  Day: 1   Spd: 68   Elev: 138m
15:23
15:23
#1.3
12.3 km
X
SER Samayanallur   Zone: SR
  Day: 1   Spd: 68   Elev: 156m
15:31
15:31
#1.4
21.2 km
SDN Sholavandan   Zone: SR
  Day: 1   Spd: 68   Elev: 169m
15:39
15:39
#1.5
24.3 km
KYR Karuppatti   Zone: SR
  Day: 1   Spd: 68   Elev: 173m
15:41
15:41
#1.6
28.9 km
VDP Vadippatti   Zone: SR
  Day: 1   Spd: 68   Elev: 194m
15:46
15:46
#1.7
40.2 km
KQN Kodaikanal Road   Zone: SR
  Day: 1   Spd: 68   Elev: 242m
15:55
15:55
#1.8
50.9 km
ABI Ambaturai   Zone: SR
  Day: 1   Spd: 68   Elev: 306m
16:05
16:05
#1.9
56.8 km
VO Vellodu   Zone: SR
  Day: 1   Spd: 68   Elev: 285m
16:10
16:10
#2
62.3 km
DG Dindigul Jn   Zone: SR
PF# 1   Day: 1   Spd: 54   Elev: 287m
16:15
16:20
58.0 km   3 intermediate stations   01:05
#2.1
72.7 km
API Akkaraippatti   Zone: SR
  Day: 1   Spd: 54   Elev: 254m
16:32
16:32
#2.2
94.9 km
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ODC Oddanchatram   Zone: SR
  Day: 1   Spd: 54   Elev: 300m
16:56
16:56
#2.3
104.9 km
CHPT Chatrappatti   Zone: SR
  Day: 1   Spd: 54   Elev: 331m
17:08
17:08
#3
120.3 km
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PLNI Palani   Zone: SR
PF# 3   Day: 1   Spd: 61   Elev: 322m
17:25
17:30
33.6 km   3 intermediate stations   00:33
#3.1
133.8 km
PPTR Pushpattur   Zone: SR
  Day: 1   Spd: 61   Elev: 332m
17:43
17:43
#3.2
141.2 km
MDKM Madattukulam   Zone: SR
1   Day: 1   Spd: 61   Elev: 305m
17:50
17:50
#3.3
144.8 km
MVRD Maivadi Road   Zone: SR
  Day: 1   Spd: 61   Elev: 334m
17:54
17:54
#4
153.9 km
UDT Udumalaipettai   Zone: SR
  Day: 1   Spd: 50   Elev: 371m
18:03
18:05
29.1 km   1 intermediate stations   00:35
#4.1
167.4 km
GMGM Gomangalam   Zone: SR
  Day: 1   Spd: 50   Elev: 394m
18:21
18:21
#5
183.1 km
POY Pollachi Jn   Zone: SR
PF# 1   Day: 1   Spd: 62  
18:40
18:45
35.1 km   3 intermediate stations   00:34
#5.1
191.5 km
ANM Anaimalai Road   Zone: SR
1   Day: 1   Spd: 62   Elev: 247m
18:53
18:53
#5.2
199.2 km
MXM Minatchipuram   Zone: SR
  Day: 1   Spd: 62   Elev: 227m
19:01
19:01
#5.3
210.0 km
MMDA Muthalamada   Zone: SR
  Day: 1   Spd: 62   Elev: 150m
19:11
19:11
#6
218.2 km
KLGD Kollengode   Zone: SR
  Day: 1   Spd: 42   Elev: 101m
19:19
19:20
18.8 km   2 intermediate stations   00:27
#6.1
220.8 km
VDK Vadakannikapuram   Zone: SR
  Day: 1   Spd: 42   Elev: 107m
19:24
19:24
#6.2
225.6 km
PDGM Pudunagaram   Zone: SR
  Day: 1   Spd: 42   Elev: 114m
19:31
19:31
#7
237.0 km
PGTN Palakkad Town   Zone: SR
PF# 1   Day: 1   Spd: 10   Elev: 84m
19:47
19:50
4.0 km   0 intermediate stations   00:25
#8
240.9 km
X
PGT Palakkad Jn   Zone: SR
PF# 3   Day: 1   Spd: 78   Elev: 81m
Loco Reversal (rake reversal - the train reverses direction)
Loco change from Diesel to Electric. Remote Location Charting Station.
20:15
20:40
31.3 km   4 intermediate stations   00:24
#8.1
249.5 km
PLL Parli   Zone: SR
  Day: 1   Spd: 78   Elev: 63m
20:47
20:47
#8.2
257.0 km
X
MNY Mankara   Zone: SR
  Day: 1   Spd: 78   Elev: 56m
20:52
20:52
#8.3
264.7 km
LDY Lakkiti   Zone: SR
  Day: 1   Spd: 78   Elev: 44m
20:58
20:58
#8.4
268.7 km
X
PLPM Palappuram   Zone: SR
  Day: 1   Spd: 78   Elev: 42m
21:01
21:01
#9
272.3 km
X
OTP Ottappalam   Zone: SR
PF# 2   Day: 1   Spd: 34   Elev: 33m
21:04
21:05
44.1 km   9 intermediate stations   01:18
#9.2
283.4 km
  Day: 1   Spd: 34   Elev: 27m21:25
21:25
#9.3
283.7 km
  Day: 1   Spd: 34   21:25
21:25
#9.4
284.5 km
  Day: 1   Spd: 34   21:27
21:27
#9.5
287.3 km
VTK Vallathol Nagar   Zone: SR
  Day: 1   Spd: 34   Elev: 44m
21:32
21:32
#9.6
291.3 km
MUC Mullurkara   Zone: SR
  Day: 1   Spd: 34   Elev: 49m
21:39
21:39
#9.7
299.6 km
X
WKI Wadakkanchery   Zone: SR
  Day: 1   Spd: 34   Elev: 41m
21:53
21:53
#9.8
307.1 km
X
  Day: 1   Spd: 34   Elev: 26m22:07
22:07
#9.9
314.0 km
  Day: 1   Spd: 34   Elev: 13m22:19
22:19
#10
316.4 km
TCR Thrissur   Zone: SR
PF# 1   Day: 1   Spd: 62   Elev: 3m
22:23
22:25
54.5 km   10 intermediate stations   00:53
#10.1
322.9 km
X
OLR Ollur   Zone: SR
  Day: 1   Spd: 62   Elev: 16m
22:31
22:31
#10.2
329.9 km
PUK Pudukkad   Zone: SR
  Day: 1   Spd: 62   Elev: 13m
22:38
22:38
#10.3
333.7 km
X
NYI Nellayi   Zone: SR
  Day: 1   Spd: 62   Elev: 13m
22:42
22:42
#10.4
340.2 km
X
IJK Irinjalakkuda   Zone: SR
  Day: 1   Spd: 62   Elev: 18m
22:48
22:48
#10.5
346.2 km
X
CKI Chalakkudy   Zone: SR
  Day: 1   Spd: 62   Elev: 12m
22:54
22:54
#10.6
348.6 km
DINR Divine Nagar   Zone: SR
  Day: 1   Spd: 62   Elev: 12m
22:56
22:56
#10.7
352.4 km
KRAN Koratti Angadi   Zone: SR
  Day: 1   Spd: 62   Elev: 15m
23:00
23:00
#10.9
361.8 km
X
  Day: 1   Spd: 62   23:09
23:09
#10.10
367.7 km
CWR Chovvara   Zone: SR
  Day: 1   Spd: 62   Elev: 12m
23:15
23:15
#11
370.9 km
AWY Aluva   Zone: SR
PF# 1   Day: 1   Spd: 46   Elev: 14m
23:18
23:20
10.8 km   1 intermediate stations   00:14
#11.1
377.1 km
X
KLMR Kalamassery   Zone: SR
  Day: 1   Spd: 46   Elev: 8m
23:28
23:28
#12
381.7 km
X
IPL Idappally   Zone: SR
PF# 1   Day: 1   Spd: 37  
23:34
23:35
6.1 km   0 intermediate stations   00:10
#13
387.8 km
ERN Ernakulam Town   Zone: SR
PF# 2   Day: 1   Spd: 50  
23:45
23:50
60.0 km   12 intermediate stations   01:12
#13.1
388.8 km
X
  Day: 1   Spd: 50  
Xing with 16629/Malabar Express | Daily
23:51
23:51
#13.2
390.6 km
  Day: 1   Spd: 50   23:53
23:53
#13.3
397.7 km
TRTR Thrippunithura   Zone: SR
  Day: 2   Spd: 50  
00:02
00:02
#13.4
401.7 km
  Day: 2   Spd: 50   00:07
00:07
#13.5
405.4 km
X
MNTT Mulanturutti   Zone: SR
  Day: 2   Spd: 50  
00:11
00:11
#13.6
410.4 km
X
KPTM Kanjiramittam   Zone: SR
  Day: 2   Spd: 50  
00:17
00:17
#13.7
416.7 km
X
PVRD Piravom Road   Zone: SR
  Day: 2   Spd: 50   Elev: 16m
00:25
00:25
#13.8
422.9 km
VARD Vaikom Road   Zone: SR
  Day: 2   Spd: 50  
00:32
00:32
#13.9
426.4 km
  Day: 2   Spd: 50   00:36
00:36
#13.10
429.5 km
KRPP Kuruppanthara   Zone: SR
  Day: 2   Spd: 50  
00:40
00:40
#13.11
437.4 km
ETM Ettumanur   Zone: SR
  Day: 2   Spd: 50  
00:50
00:50
#13.12
444.5 km
KFQ Kumaranallur   Zone: SR
1   Day: 2   Spd: 50  
00:58
00:58
#14
447.8 km
KTYM Kottayam   Zone: SR
PF# 2   Day: 2   Spd: 45  
01:02
01:05
17.8 km   1 intermediate stations   00:24
#14.1
456.1 km
CGV Chingavanam   Zone: SR
  Day: 2   Spd: 45  
01:16
01:16
#15
465.6 km
CGY Changanassery   Zone: SR
PF# 3   Day: 2   Spd: 53  
01:29
01:30
7.9 km   0 intermediate stations   00:09
#16
473.5 km
TRVL Tiruvalla   Zone: SR
PF# 3   Day: 2   Spd: 62  
01:39
01:40
9.3 km   0 intermediate stations   00:09
#17
482.8 km
CNGR Chengannur   Zone: SR
PF# 1   Day: 2   Spd: 53  
01:49
01:50
12.3 km   1 intermediate stations   00:14
#17.1
489.0 km
CYN Cheriyanad   Zone: SR
  Day: 2   Spd: 53  
01:57
01:57
7.7 km   0 intermediate stations   00:23
#19
502.9 km
X
KYJ Kayamkulam Jn   Zone: SR
  Day: 2   Spd: 43  
02:28
02:30
13.6 km   1 intermediate stations   00:19
#19.1
509.0 km
OCR Ochira   Zone: SR
  Day: 2   Spd: 43   Elev: 13m
02:38
02:38
#20
516.5 km
O
KPY Karunagappalli   Zone: SR
PF# 1   Day: 2   Spd: 44   Elev: 13m
02:49
02:50
27.3 km   3 intermediate stations   00:37
#20.1
524.3 km
STKT Sasthamkotta   Zone: SR
  Day: 2   Spd: 44   Elev: 18m
03:01
03:01
#20.2
528.8 km
MQO Munroturuttu   Zone: SR
  Day: 2   Spd: 44   Elev: 4m
03:07
03:07
#20.3
534.7 km
PRND Perinad   Zone: SR
  Day: 2   Spd: 44   Elev: 24m
03:15
03:15
#21
543.8 km
QLN Kollam Jn   Zone: SR
PF# 1   Day: 2   Spd: 59  
03:27
03:30
23.7 km   5 intermediate stations   00:24
#21.1
548.4 km
IRP Eravipuram   Zone: SR
  Day: 2   Spd: 59  
03:35
03:35
#21.2
552.7 km
O
MYY Mayyanad   Zone: SR
  Day: 2   Spd: 59   Elev: 20m
03:39
03:39
#21.3
556.2 km
PVU Paravur   Zone: SR
  Day: 2   Spd: 59   Elev: 18m
03:43
03:43
#21.4
560.8 km
KFI Kappil   Zone: SR
  Day: 2   Spd: 59   Elev: 18m
03:47
03:47
#21.5
563.7 km
EVA Edavai   Zone: SR
  Day: 2   Spd: 59   Elev: 38m
03:50
03:50
#22
567.4 km
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VAK Varkala Sivagiri   Zone: SR
PF# 2   Day: 2   Spd: 26   Elev: 57m
Xing with 16606/Ernad Express | Daily
03:54
03:55
40.9 km   10 intermediate stations   01:35
#22.1
573.8 km
AMY Akathumuri   Zone: SR
  Day: 2   Spd: 26   Elev: 15m
04:10
04:10
#22.2
576.5 km
KVU Kadakavur   Zone: SR
  Day: 2   Spd: 26   Elev: 17m
04:16
04:16
#22.3
579.7 km
CRY Chirayinkeezhu   Zone: SR
  Day: 2   Spd: 26   Elev: 19m
04:23
04:23
#22.4
583.8 km
PGZ Perunguzhi   Zone: SR
  Day: 2   Spd: 26  
04:33
04:33
#22.5
587.0 km
X
MQU Murukkampuzha   Zone: SR
  Day: 2   Spd: 26  
04:40
04:40
#22.6
591.0 km
KXP Kaniyapuram   Zone: SR
  Day: 2   Spd: 26  
04:50
04:50
#22.7
595.1 km
O
KZK Kazhakkuttam   Zone: SR
  Day: 2   Spd: 26  
04:59
04:59
#22.8
599.0 km
X
VELI Veli   Zone: SR
1   Day: 2   Spd: 26  
Xing with 16302/Venad Express | Daily
05:08
05:08
#22.9
601.2 km
XO
KCVL Kochuveli   Zone: SR
  Day: 2   Spd: 26  
05:14
05:14
#22.10
605.8 km
  Day: 2   Spd: 26   05:24
05:24
#23
608.3 km
PF# 1   Day: 2     05:30
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