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MS - Chennai Egmore Railway Station

Station Details
Station CodeMS
Type of StationRegular
AddressGandhi Irwin Rd, Egmore, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600008, India
Number of platforms11
Elevation6Meters Above The Sea Level
Airport NearbyChennai Meenambakkam Airport/MAA

Chennai Egmore Railway Station Is Located In The City Of Chennai. Chennai Egmore (formerly known as Madras Egmore) is a railway station in Egmore, Chennai (Madras), South India. The station acts as the arrival and departure point for trains connecting Chennai and southern, central Tamil Nadu and Kerala. This is one of the two main railway terminals in the city along with Chennai Central (Madras Central), which serves the north and west bound trains from the city. However, some trains to the north-east and eastern parts of the country also start from/pass through here, though the number is much fewer than the ones from Chennai Central. The Chennai Beach—Tambaram suburban railway line also passes through the station. The building of the railway station with decorative domes is one of the prominent landmarks of Chennai. This station is known in Tamil as Ezhumbur (எழும்பூர்). Over 75% of the trains starting from Chennai Egmore station pass through Viluppuram at different times to south Tamil Nadu The Chennai Egmore station has a platform which allows vehicles to be driven up almost to the side of the train—to allow for easy loading/unloading of baggage and passengers. The station was apparently constructed from 1906 on land purchased from Pulney Andy, The building is built in the Gothic style of architecture with imposing domes and corridors. It is one of the prominent landmarks of the city of Chennai. The recently opened northern entrance to this railway station is on the arterial Poonamalee High road in Chennai city.

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Nearby Stations
Station Code Station Name Distance
MPK Chennai Park 1 Km
MSC Chennai Chetpat 2 Km
MMCC Moore Market 2 Km
MCPT Chintadaripet 2 Km
MPKT Chennai Park Town 2 Km
MASS Chennai Central Suburban 2 Km
MAS Chennai Central 2 Km
BBQ Basin Bridge Jn 3 Km
MCPK Chepauk 3 Km
MTCN Tiruvallikeni 3 Km
Trains Starting From This Station:
Train No Train Name Destination
6028 ED-MS SPL Erode Jn
16179 MS-MQ Mannargudi
22623 MS MDU SUPERFAST Madurai Jn
17651 CGL-KCG EXP Kacheguda
17643 CGL-COA CIRCAR EXP Kakinada Port
16859 MS-MAQ EXPRESS Mangalore Central
16853 MS-TPJ EXP Tiruchchirappalli Jn
16723 MS-TVC ANANTHAPURI EXP Trivandrum Central
16713 MS-RMM SETHU EXP Rameswaram
16185 NGT-VLNK LINK EXP Vellankanni
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