Station Is Located In Kochi. Here Are The List Of Trains Starting From And Passing Through This Station. Get Details About The Eranakulam Jn. Find Trains Running From Eranakulam Jn. Cochin International Nedumbassery Airport/COK is the nearby airport." >

ERS - Eranakulam Jn Railway Station


Station Details
Station CodeERS
Type of StationJunction
AddressSouth Railway Station Road, Ernakulam South, Kochi, Kerala 682011, India
CityKochi
Number of platforms6
Latitude9.96906
Longitude76.291
DivisionsThiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
Elevation3Meters Above The Sea Level
Airport NearbyCochin International Nedumbassery Airport/COK

Eranakulam Jn Railway Station Is Located In The City Of Kochi. Ernakulam Junction (also known as Ernakulam South, code: ERS) is the largest railway station in the city of Kochi. The station has six platforms and two terminals (the Main entry and the Eastern entry). It is a junction, joining lines going in four different directions namely: north towards Shornur, south towards Alappuzha, south-west towards Willingdon Island and east towards Kottayam. This station has 6 platforms to handle long distance trains and local trains. The station is operated by the Southern Railway zone of the Indian Railways and comes under the Thiruvananthapuram railway division. It is one of the major railway stations in Kerala with trains to any part of India and also one of the A1 graded stations in the Southern Railway. The Station also has a Train Care Centre in its premises. Another major railway station in downtown Kochi is the Ernakulam Town Railway Station. Besides this there are numerous railway stations in the Greater Cochin Region. Because of the loop structure of the tracks, trains going from the Thrissur side to the Kottayam side via Ernakulam Junction have to reverse their directions, whereas those going to the Alappuzha do not face this problem. Ernakulam Junction is one of the most important stations in India. It is the largest of the 3 major stations serving the city other being Ernakulam north and Aluva railway station. It is the second busiest in terms of no of trains after aluva. Even though there have been many proposals to convert Ernakulam junction into a world class station, no development activity is happening at present. Ernakulam Junction was the first railway station in Kerala to have an escalator. It was installed on 9 September 2013.

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Nearby Stations
Station Code Station Name Distance
ERN Ernakulam Town 2 Km
ERG Ernakulam Goods 3 Km
TNU Thirunettur 5 Km
MTNC Mattancheri Halt 5 Km
IPL Idapalli 8 Km
KUMM Kumbalam 8 Km
TRTR Tripunitura 9 Km
KLMR Kalamasseri 13 Km
KFE Kurikad 13 Km
AROR Aroor 13 Km
Trains Starting From This Station:
Train No Train Name Destination
56389 ERS-KTYM PASSR Kottayam
56391 ERS-QLN PASSR Kollam Jn (Quilon)
66301 ERS-QLN PASSR. Kollam Jn (Quilon)
56387 ERS-KYJ PASSR KayankulamJn
56385 ERS-KTYM Kottayam
66307 ERS-QLN MEMU Kollam Jn (Quilon)
66309 ERS-QLN MEMU Kollam Jn (Quilon)
56383 ERS-KYJ PASSR KayankulamJn
56303 ERS ALLP PASS Alleppey
66303 ERS-QLN PASSR. Kollam Jn (Quilon)
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