chennai to coimbatore Trains Route Details

Number of Trains from chennai to coimbatore 15 Trains
Distance from chennai to coimbatore By Train: 490 Km
Fastest Train from chennai to coimbatore : CBE MAS SHATABDI(06028)
Slowest Train from chennai to coimbatore : ALLP DHN SPL(03352)

Chennai Central to Coimbatore Jn Trains

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Chennai Central to Coimbatore Jn Train Tickets

29 trains are available for commuters who wish to travel between the capital of Tamil Nadu and Coimbatore. The trains run along the cities of Tiruppur, Katpadi, Erode, Salem, and Jolarpettai. Coimbatore is one of the largest industrial cities in Tamil Nadu. Temperature in Coimbatore can drop from 28°C during the day to 20°C at night.

Super AC EXP is the fastest among all the trains that run along this route covering a distance of 497 kms in 06 hours and 32 mins. The slowest of all the trains on this route is MS Mangalore EXP, taking 11 hours and 15 mins to cover 578 kms.

Some trains run directly between Chennai Central and Coimbatore Jn like SHM TVC Express, Pnbe ERS Express, GHY TVC Express, Kovai Express, Shatabdi EXP and more. There is a high likelihood of a train passing through Erode Jn, Salem Jn and Tiruppur stations, as these are the most common stations along this route.

Leaving Chennai Central at 02:00, Tata Allp EXP is the earliest train for this route while the last train is MS Mangalore EXP that leaves Chennai Egmore at 23:15. Considering the travel time, boarding Cheran Express from Chennai Central would be convenient as it departs at 22:10.

Coonoor and Government Botanical Garden are few places worth visiting near Coimbatore.

Chennai Central to Coimbatore Rail Routes

Serving the cities of Chennai and Coimbatore in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu, Chennai Central and Coimbatore Junction are two of the biggest and busiest railway stations in South India. Starting from the southern part of the Eastern Coastal Plains, the Chennai Central (MAS) to Coimbatore Junction (CBE) railway line passes through the majestic Eastern Ghats into the Western Ghats. The route boasts immense natural beauty, including green paddy fields, forested mountain ranges and endless stretches of water. The total distance between Chennai Central (MAS) and Coimbatore Junction (CBE) stretches from 490 km to 578 km. Based on the train and route, the distance can be covered in 7 hours to 12 hours.

At present, there are 27 different trains operated by Indian Railways between Chennai and Coimbatore. The earliest Chennai Central (MAS) to Coimbatore Junction (CBE) train is Dhanbad - Alappuzha Express that plies at 1:55 a.m. On the other hand, Rapti Sagar Superfast Express is the last train that departs at 11:50 p.m. from Chennai Central on Mondays, Fridays and Saturdays.

Different types of trains, including Shatabdi, AC Superfast Express, Superfast and Mail/Express, run between Chennai and Coimbatore. Chennai Central - Coimbatore Shatabdi Express, West Coast Superfast Express, Chennai - Mangaluru Superfast Mail, Chennai Central- Thiruvananthapuram Central Weekly Superfast Express, Chennai Egmore - Mangaluru Central Express and Chennai Central - Thiruvananthapuram Central AC Superfast Express are some of the most popular Chennai to Coimbatore trains.

Further, out of all the trains running between Chennai and Coimbatore, there are 22 trains in total that operate especially between Chennai Central Railway Station (MAS) to Coimbatore Junction Railway Station (CBE). These trains include Dhanbad - Alappuzha Express, Tatanagar - Alappuzha Express, Patna - Ernakulam Superfast Express, Guwahati - Thiruvananthapuram Express, Kovai Superfast Express, Chennai Central - Coimbatore Shatabdi Express, West Coast Superfast Express, Chennai Central - Coimbatore Superfast Intercity Express, Chennai Central - Thiruvananthapuram Central Superfast Express, Chennai Central - Thiruvananthapuram Central Mail, Chennai – Alappuzha Alleppey SF Express, Nilagiri Express, Cheran Superfast Express, Korba - Thiruvananthapuram Central Superfast Express, Shalimar - Thiruvananthapuram Central Superfast Express, Chennai Central - Thiruvananthapuram Central AC Superfast Express, Jaipur - Coimbatore Superfast Express, Guwahati -Thiruvananthapuram Central Superfast Express, Gorakhpur -Thiruvananthapuram Rapti Sagar Superfast Express, Barauni - Ernakulam Rapti Sagar Superfast Express, Ahilyanagari Express and Chennai Central - Coimbatore Weekly Superfast Express.

All of these Chennai Central to Coimbatore Junction trains pass through Jolarpettai Junction (JTJ), Salem Junction (SA), Erode Junction (ED) and Tiruppur (TUP).

Train Schedule: Weekly

• Patna - Ernakulam Superfast Express (Chennai Central - Coimbatore Junction) - Sat, Sun
• Guwahati - Thiruvananthapuram Express (Chennai Central - Coimbatore Junction) - Sun Only
• Chennai Central - Coimbatore Shatabdi Express (Chennai Central - Coimbatore Junction) - Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
• Chennai Central- Thiruvananthapuram Central Weekly Superfast Express (Chennai Central - Podanur Junction) - Sun Only
• Korba - Thiruvananthapuram Central Superfast Express (Chennai Central - Coimbatore Junction) - Thu, Sun
• Shalimar - Thiruvananthapuram Central Superfast Express (Chennai Central - Coimbatore Junction) - Tue, Thu
• Guwahati -Thiruvananthapuram Central Superfast Express (Chennai Central - Coimbatore Junction) - Fri Only
• Jaipur - Coimbatore Superfast Express (Chennai Central - Coimbatore Junction) - Thu Only
• Chennai Central - Thiruvananthapuram Central Super Ac Express (Chennai Central – Coimbatore Junction) - Tue, Fri
• Chennai Central - Coimbatore Weekly Superfast Express (Chennai Central - Coimbatore Junction) - Sat Only
• Chennai Egmore - Ernakulam Junction. Special Fare Special (Chennai Central - Coimbatore Junction) - Sat Only
• Barauni - Ernakulam Rapti Sagar Superfast Express (Chennai Central - Coimbatore Junction) - Wed Only
• Rapti Sagar Superfast Express (Chennai Central - Coimbatore Junction) - Mon, Fri, Sat
• Ahilya Nagari Superfast Express (Chennai Central - Coimbatore Junction) - Tue Only

Train Schedule: Daily

• Dhanbad - Alappuzha Express (Chennai Central - Coimbatore Junction)
• Tatanagar - Alappuzha Slip Express (Chennai Central - Coimbatore Junction)
• Kovai Superfast Express (Chennai Central - Coimbatore Junction)
• West Coast Superfast Express (Chennai Central - Coimbatore Junction)
• Chennai Central - Coimbatore Superfast Intercity Express (Chennai Central - Coimbatore Junction)
• Chennai Central - Thiruvananthapuram Central Superfast Express (Chennai Central - Coimbatore Junction)
• Chennai Central - Mangaluru Central Superfast Express (Chennai Central - Podanur Junction)
• Chennai Central - Thiruvananthapuram Central Mail (Chennai Central - Coimbatore Junction)
• Chennai - Mangaluru Superfast Mail (Chennai Central - Podanur Junction)
• Chennai - Alappuzha ( Alleppey ) Superfast Express (Chennai Central - Coimbatore Junction)
• Nilagiri (blue Mountain) Express (Chennai Central - Coimbatore Junction)
• Cheran Superfast Express (Chennai Central - Coimbatore Junction)
• Chennai Egmore - Mangaluru Central Express (Chennai Egmore - Coimbatore Junction)

All Station In Chennai Central

• Chennai Central (MAS)
• Chennai Egmore (MS)

All Station of Coimbatore

• Coimbatore Junction (CBE)
• Podanur Junction (PTJ)

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