Special Trains during Sabarimala Season 2008 from Bangalore



Considering the heavy rush of devotees from Karnataka to Sabarimala in Kerala, during the Mandala – Makaravilaku Festival 2008 – 2009 at the Sabarimala Ayyappa Temple, Indian Railways has decided to run two special trains between Ernakulam and Bangalore. Earlier, the Railways had announced two Sabarimala special trains from Chennai to Kochu Veli near Trivandrum. All the special trains have advanced reservations facilities.

Ernakulam – Bangalore City Sabarimala Special – Train No 0641

From Ernakulam at 2115 hrs

Dates: All Thursdays from November 13th to 25th December 2008

Stops: Aluva, Thrissur, Palakkad, Podanur, Tiruppur, Erode, Salem, Tirupattur, Kuppam, Bangarapet, Whitefield, Krishnarajapuram and Bangalore Cantonment.

Arrival at Bangalore City at 1000 hrs the next day.

Bangalore City – Ernakulam Sabarimala Special – Train No 0642

From Bangalore City at 1850 hrs

Dates: All Fridays from November 14th to 26th December 2008

Arrival at Ernakulam at 0630 hrs the next day.

Stops same as above.

Ernakulam – Bangalore City Sabarimala Special – Train No 0647

From Ernakulam at 1840 hrs

Dates: All Mondays from November 17th to 29th December 2008

Stops: Aluva, Thrissur, Palakkad, Podanur, Tiruppur, Erode, Salem, Tirupattur, Kuppam, Bangarapet, Whitefield, Krishnarajapuram and Bangalore Cantonment.

Arrival at Bangalore City at 0630 hrs the next day.

Bangalore City – Ernakulam Sabarimala Special – Train No 0648

From Bangalore City at 1715 hrs

Dates: All Tuesdays from November 18th to 30th December 2008

Arrival at Ernakulam at 0420 hrs the next day.

Stops same as above.

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Special Trains from Chennai to Trivandrum Kochuveli during Sabarimala Season