Kanchipuram railway station

Kanchipuram
காஞ்சிபுரம்

Regional rail and Light rail Station

Location
Konnerikuppam, Kanchipuram, Kanchipuram, Tamil Nadu
India

Coordinates
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

Elevation
85 metres (279 ft)

Owned by
Indian railways

Operated by
Southern Railway zone

Platforms
3

Tracks
4

Connections
Auto rickshaw stand

Construction

Structure type
Standard (on ground station)

Parking
Yes

Other information

Status
Functioning

Station code
CJ

Zone(s)
Southern Railway

Division(s)
Chennai

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[edit]
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).
External links[edit]

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Kanchipuram travel guide from Wikivoyage
Indiarailinfo

Kanchipuram

Next station east north/north:
Nathapettai
South West Line, Chennai Suburban
Next station south/south west:
Tirumalpur

Stop number: 35
KM from start: 95.82

 
Stations of South West Line of Chennai Suburban Railway

Chennai Beach
Chennai Fort
Chennai Park
Chennai Egmore
Chetput
Nungambakkam
Kodambakkam
Mambalam
Saidapet
Guindy
St. Thomas Mount
Pazhavanthangal
Meenambakkam
Tirusulam
Pallavaram
Chromepet
Tambaram Sanatorium
Tambaram
Perungalathur
Vandalur
Urapakkam
Guduvancheri
Potheri
Kattangulathur
Maraimalai Nagar
Singaperumal Koil
Paranur
Chengalpattu
Reddypalayam
Villiambakkam
Palur
Palayasivaram
Walajabad
Nathapettai
Kanchipuram
Tirumalpur
Thakkolam
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