Salient Features pertaining to Salem Division, Changes for the Time Table by Southern Railway, from 01.11.2017

Introduction of T. No 20601/20602 Chennai Central  - Madurai  (weekly) AC Express via Salem& Karur

T. No.20601
Chennai Central – Madurai AC
SF Express

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Station

T. No. 20602
Madurai – Chennai Central AC SF Express
22.30
Fri
(d)
Chennai Central
(a)
Mon
07.40
02.55/03.05

(a/d)
Salem
(a/d)

02.20/02.30
04.38/04.40

(a/d)
Karur
(a/d)

0048/00.50
06.03/06.05

(a/d)
Dindigul
(a/d)

23.43/23.45
07.20
Sat
(a)
Madurai
(d)
Sun
22.45

Days of service
Ex Chennai Central  - Friday        Ex Madurai - Sunday
Stoppages
Katpadi, Salem, Karur, Dindigul, Perambur (Up)
Date of introduction
03.11.2017                  Chennai Central and 05.11.2017 Ex. Madurai


Extension of T. No. 22651/22652 Chennai Central – Palani Express  to Palakkad Jn via Pollachi (will run as Superfast upto Palani) that passes through Salem Division

T.No. 22651
Chennai Central – Palani – Palakkad Jn Exp
Stations
T.No.22652
Palakkad Jn -Palani –
Chennai Central Exp
21.40
d
Chennai Central
a
04.15
07.15/07.20
a/d
Palani
a/d
17.55/18.00
09.00/09.05
a/d
Pollachi
a/d
16.25/16.30
11.00
a
Palakkad Jn.
d
15.00

Frequency
Daily
Composition
No Change in Composition
Stoppages on the extended portion
Udumalaipettai, Pollachi  ,Kollengode, and Palakkad Town .
Date of extension
31.10.2017 from Chennai Central and 01.11.2017 from Palakkad Jn.


SPEEDING UP OF TRAINS 
The following trains have been speeded up to reach the destination faster.  

Express Trains 

T.No.
From
To
Existing Timing
Revised Timing
Made faster by
Dep
Arr
Dep
Arr
11063
Chennai Egmore
Salem Express
23.00
06.35
23.00
05.20
75 Mts
11064
Salem
Chennai Egmore Exp
21.00
04.15
21.20
03.45
50 Mts

Passenger Trains 

T.No.
From
To
Existing Timing
Revised Timing
Made faster by
Dep
Arr
Dep
Arr
66020
Salem
Katpadi Passenger
15.30
21.00
15.30
20.45
15 Mts
76833
Tiruchchirappalli
Karur
09.30
11.35
09.35
11.35
5 Mts
76835
Tiruchchirappalli
Karur
18.10
20.25
18.15
20.25
5 Mts
76836
Karur
Tiruchchirappalli
06.55
09.15
07.00
09.15
5 Mts
76848
Salem
Vriddhachalam
18.30
22.00
18.40
21.55
15 Mts
76847
Vriddhachalam
Salem
06.00
09.15
06.00
09.05
10 Mts
76849
Salem
Vriddhachalam
13.30
16.50
13.40
16.50
10 Mts

Changes in arrival/Departure from/at Chennai Central  

Trains with Changed Arrival timings at Chennai Central 

T.No.
From Date
Train Name
Existing
Arrival
Revised
Arrival
Made faster by
12676
01.11.17
Coimbatore-Chennai Kovai Express
22.25
22.30
6 Mts
13352
01.11.17
Alleppey Dhanbad Express (passing through Salem Division)
21.55
22.05
5 Mts

Trains with Changed Departure timings from Chennai Central 

T.No.
From Date
Train Name
Existing
Departure
Revised
Departure
Made faster by
12675
01.11.17
Chennai-Coimbatore Kovai Express
06.15
06.10
5 minutes