Southern Railway (SR) has Suvidha and special fare special trains to clear the rush of passengers, advance reservation for which will open at 8 am on Wednesday.
Special fare special train no 06094 Nagercoil – Velankanni will leave at 2.25 pm on August 31, September 7 and reach Velankanni at 3 am the next day. The return train (no 06093) will leave Velankanni at 10 pm September 1 and 8, and reach Nagercoil at 11.05 am the next day.
Special fare train no 06037 MGR Central-Ernakulam Jn will leave 10.10 pm on August 9 and reach at 08.45 am. The return train (no 06038) will leave Ernakulam Jn at 7 pm August 11 and reach 7.20 am.
Special fare train no 06035 Tambaram-Tirunelveli will leave at 6 pm on July 26 and August 2, and reach 10 am. The return train (no 06036) will leave Tirunelveli at 5.15 pm July 25 and August 1, and reach at 8.20 am.
Meanwhile, Southern Railway has announced a pair of special fare special train between Velankanni and Lokmanya Tilak to clear extra rush of passengers. Advance reservation for the trains will open at 8am on July 23, a statement issued by southern railway said.