Regional rail and Light rail Station
Konnerikuppam, Kanchipuram, Kanchipuram, Tamil Nadu
12°50′54″N 79°42′18″E / 12.8484°N 79.7051°E / 12.8484; 79.7051Coordinates: 12°50′54″N 79°42′18″E / 12.8484°N 79.7051°E / 12.8484; 79.7051
85 metres (279 ft)
Southern Railway zone
Auto rickshaw stand
Standard (on ground station)
Kanchipuram railway station serves as the principal railway station of the temple city of Kanchipuram in Tamil Nadu. The station is a part of the Chennai railway division of the Southern Railway zone, one of the eight zones of the Indian Railways and is coded as CJ for official purposes.
Location and Layout
The new Kanchipuram Railway Station is located at the heart of the town on the Western banks o the Ponneri Eri. It is in close proximity to the local bus stand and the nearest airport from here is the Chennai International Airport, located at a distance of 72 km from the station.
The station is on the Arakkonam-Chengalpattu branch line which is a major route for local and suburban traffic.
Kanchipuram railway station is one of the stations in the Chennai Suburban Railway on the Chennai Beach-Tirumalpur route(South-West line).
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Kanchipuram travel guide from Wikivoyage
Next station east north/north:
South West Line, Chennai Suburban
Next station south/south west:
Stop number: 35
KM from start: 95.82
Stations of South West Line of Chennai Suburban Railway
St. Thomas Mount
Railway stations in Tamil Nadu