Madurai Junction railway station

Madurai Junction railway station is a railway station in South India and the primary railway station serving the city of Madurai, Tamil Nadu.[2] The station is the headquarters of the Madurai railway division of the Southern Railways and is an A1 graded train station by the Indian Railways for being one of the top 100 booking stations in the country.. [3].

MADURAI JUNCTION AERIAL VIEW
An aerial view of the station
WESTERN ENTRY
Western entry to the station
Madurai Junction
Indian Railway Station
Madurai Rly Station
The Main Entrance of the Station
LocationWest Veli Street, Madurai, Tamil Nadu,  India
Coordinates9°55′12″N 78°6′37″E / 9.92000°N 78.11028°ECoordinates: 9°55′12″N 78°6′37″E / 9.92000°N 78.11028°E
Owned bySouthern Railway zone of the Indian Railways
Line(s)Madurai - Chennai Egmore
Madurai - Kanyakumari
Madurai - Bodinayakkanur
Madurai - Rameswaram
Platforms6
Tracks9
ConnectionsTaxi Stand, Auto Rickshaw stand
Construction
Structure typeStandard (on ground station)
ParkingAvailable
Bicycle facilitiesAvailable
Disabled accessYes
Other information
StatusFunctioning
Station codeMDU
Zone(s) Southern Railway
Division(s) Madurai
History
Opened1859
ElectrifiedYes
Previous namesMadras and Southern Mahratta Railway
Traffic
Passengers (2018)60,000/day[1]
Location
Madurai is located in Tamil Nadu
Madurai
Madurai
Location within Tamil Nadu

Railway lines

Line No. Towards
1 Dindigul Junction (north)
2 Virudhunagar Junction (south)
3 Bodinayakkanur (west)
4 Manamadurai Junction (south-east)

References

  1. ^ "Adding colour to train journeys".
  2. ^ "Madurai Division System Map" (PDF). Southern Railway. Retrieved 14 May 2017.
  3. ^ "Adding colour to train journeys".

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