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About Aluva Railway Station

Aluva Railway Station (AWY) is an important railway station in the state of Kerala located in Greater Kochi in Ernakulam district. It falls under Thiruvananthapuram railway division under Southern Railways. It is an A grade station and lies in the Shoranur-Kochi Harbour section. The station gets passenger traffic of approximately 12500 a day. It is one of the busiest stations in the entire Kochi metropolitan area. The station has 3 platforms.

Trains Departing from Aluva To Other Stations

No trains terminate at or originate from Aluva railway station. But there are 151 trains which halt at this station.

Trains to Top Pilgrimage Sites:

The Himsagar Express traveling from Jammu Tawi to Kanyakumari passes through Aluva AWY Railway Station. This train also passes through Tirupati. Mata Vaishno Devi Temple is in Katra and anyone wishing to visit this place has to take a transport from Jammu. Tirumala in Tirupati is the home to the famous temple of Lord Venkateswara. It is visited by over 50,000 devotees daily. The Gandhidham Express connects this railway station to Gandhidham, from where you can board a bus to the famous Somnath Temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. The Ghy Tvc Express connects Aluva AWY Railway Station to Guwahati, which is home to the revered Maa Kamakhya Temple.

Trains to Metros Cities:

There are 10 long-distance trains from AWY railway station to Bangalore, 14 to Delhi, 5 to Kolkata, and 19 trains to Chennai.

Popular Trains:

The Himsagar Express is the second longest route in terms of distance and time. It is an express train and usually runs on time. The Hazrat Nizamuddin Thiruvananthapuram train is another long-distance train passing through Aluva railway station (AWY). It is a superfast train and runs once a week. The Hazrat Nizamuddin Kochuvelli Special AC train is a superfast express which has only AC coaches. It provides onboard catering.

The Himsagar Express connects Aluva railway station (AWY) to Jammu Tawi (JAT) and Kanyakumari (CAPE).
The Hazrat Nizamuddin- Thiruvananthapuram Central Express links the Aluva railway station (AWY) to Delhi via Hazrat Nizamuddin station (NZM) and Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC).
The Hazrat Nizamuddin Kochuvelli Special AC train connects the Aluva railway station to Delhi via Hazrat Nizamuddin junction (NZM) and Kochuveli (KCVL) in Kerala.
Popular Places Near Aluva Railway Station (AWY)

There are various attractions located nearby the Aluva Railway Station (AWY). Some of them include the Edappally Church Complex, Wonderla Amusement Park, and Aluva Palace which used to be the summer palace of the Travancore royal family. Some religious places in the area are Uliyannoor Temple which is famous for its grand festivals, Thiruvairanikkulam Mahadeva Temple and the Parish Church.


How many inter-state stations are there in Kochi?
There are around 9 inter-state railway stations in Kochi.
What are the names and codes of different stations in Kochi?
Here are names and codes of the main stations in Kochi:
Ernakulam Junction – ERS
Ernakulam Town – ERN
Cochin Harbour Terminus – CHTS
Tirunettur – TNU
Edappally – IPL
Kumbalam – KUMM
Aroor Halt – AROR
Tripunitura – TRTR
Aluva Railway Station – AWY
What are the top train routes from Aluva railway station (AWY)?
Aluva railway station (AWY) to Delhi, Aluva station to Chennai, and Aluva station to Bangalore are top train routes from here.
Which city has maximum trains connecting it to Aluva station (AWY)?
Delhi is one of the cities that have the maximum number of trains connecting it to Aluva Railway Station (AWY).
Which is the fastest train originating from Aluva Railway Station (AWY)?
The Hazrat Nizamuddin – Thiruvananthapuram Rajdhani Express that runs from Hazrat Nizamuddin Junction to Thiruvananthapuram Central Station is one of the fastest trains from here.
Which train originating from Aluva, covers the longest route?
The Himsagar Express that passes through Aluva Station (AWY) covers the longest route of 3712 km from Jammu Tawi (JAT) to Kanyakumari (CAPE).
How many trains originate from Aluva?
There are no trains that originate from Aluva railway station (AWY). Around 151 trains halt at this station.
Does Kochi have flight connectivity?
Yes, it does have flight connectivity. The Cochin International Airport serves the city of Kochi.

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