Chennai Local Train Block Updates

Chennai Local Train Block Updates

Southern Railway will conduct Line Block and Power Block on most of the days in the Chennai Suburban section for the maintenance works of rail racks and other related works under Railway zones. Following are Chennai Local Train Block Updates.

Chennai Local Train Block Updates
Chennai Local Train Block Updates

Updated – 01.06.2021

Line Block : Chennai Central – Arakkonam : 01.06.2021 and 02.06.2021

According, Priority to passenger safety and Safety of train operations, as a part of ongoing Engineering works, Line Block is permitted at Avadi yard in Chennai Central – Arakkonam section from 01st June 2021 to 02nd June 2021 from 21:35 hrs to 06:45 hrs (9 Hours 10 Minutes). Consequently, the following are the changes in the pattern of Workmen Special train services.

WORKMEN SPECIALS TO BE DEALT ON FAST LINE BETWEEN VILLIVAKKAM AND PATTABIRAM SKIPPING STOPPAGES AT KORATTUR, PATRAVAKKAM, AMBATTUR, TIRUMULLAIVAYIL, ANNANUR, HINDU COLLEGE AND PATTABIRAM
ON 01ST & 02ND JUNE 2021 AS FOLLOWS:

  • Train No. MA31 – Moore Market Complex – Arakkonam Workmen Special leaving Moore Market Complex at 21:00 hrs on 01st June 2021.
  • Train No. MA33 – Moore Market Complex – Arakkonam Workmen Special leaving Moore Market Complex at 22:10 hrs on 01st June 2021.
  • Train No. AM30 – Arakkonam – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Arakkonam at 21:35 hrs on 01st June 2021.
  • Train No. MAT1 – Moore Market Complex – Tiruttani Workmen Special leaving Moore Market Complex at 06:00 hrs on 02nd June 2021.
  • Train No. PS – Pattabiram – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Pattabiram at 04:10 hrs 02nd June 2021.
  • Train No. TM2 – Tiruvallur – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Tiruvallur at 05:50 hrs 02nd June 2021.

PARTIAL CANCELLATION OF WORKMEN SPECIAL TRAIN SERVICES ON 01st JUNE 2021

  • Train No. MA3 – Moore Market Complex – Arakkonam Workmen Special leaving Moore Market Complex at 06:30 hrs is partially cancelled between Moore Market Complex and Avadi.
  • Train No. MT1 – Moore Market Complex – Tiruvallur Workmen Special leaving Moore Market Complex at 07:20 hrs is partially cancelled between Moore Market Complex and Avadi.

WORKMEN SPECIAL TRAIN SERVICES FULLY CANCELLED ON 01ST JUNE 2021 & 02ND JUNE 2021.

  • Train No. BAD7 – Chennai Beach – Avadi Workmen Special leaving Chennai Beach at 20:20 hrs on 01st June 2021.
  • Train No. ADB8 – Avadi – Chennai Beach Workmen Special leaving Avadi at 19:15 hrs on 01st June 2021.
  • Train No. MA1 – Moore Market Complex – Arakkonam Workmen Special leaving Moore Market Complex at 05:15 hrs on 02nd June 2021.
  • Train No. BAD1 – Chennai Beach – Avadi Workmen Special leaving Chennai Beach at 07:15 hrs on 02nd June 2021.
  • Train No. ADM2 – Avadi – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Avadi at 04:25 hrs on 02nd June 2021.
  • Train No. ADM4 – Avadi – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Avadi at 05:10 hrs on 02nd June 2021.
  • Train No. ADB2 – Avadi – Chennai Beach Workmen Special leaving Avadi at 05:45 hrs on 02nd June 2021.
  • Train No. ADM6 – Avadi – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Avadi at 06:10 hrs on 02nd June 2021.
  • Train No. AM2 – Arakkonam – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Arakkonam at 05:30 hrs on 02nd June 2021.

Chennai Central – Gudur : Line Block/Signal Block : 15.05.2021

Southern Railway announced that according, Priority to passenger safety and Safety of train operations, as a part of ongoing Engineering works, Line Block/Signal Block is permitted in Chennai Central – Gudur section at Elavur yard on 15th May 2021 from 11:00 hrs to 14:45 hrs (03 Hours 45 Minutes). Consequently, the following are the changes in the pattern of Express Special train services.

PARTIAL CANCELLATION OF EXPRESS SPECIAL TRAIN SERVICES

  • Train No. 02711 – Vijayawada – Chennai Central Express Special leaving Vijayawada junction at 06:10 hrs on 15th May 2021 is partially canceled between Gudur and Chennai Central.
  • Train No. 02712 – Chennai Central – Vijayawada Express Special leaving Dr.MGR Chennai central at 14:10 hrs on 15th May 2021 is partially canceled between Chennai Central and Gudur.

PARTIAL CANCELLATION OF WORKMEN SPECIAL TRAIN SERVICES

  • Train No. MSP5, Moore Market Complex – Sullurupeta Workmen Special leaving Moore Market Complex at 10:00 hrs on 15th May 2021 is partially canceled between Gummidipundi and Sullurupeta.
  • Train No. SPM8, Sullurupeta – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Sullurupeta at 13:45 hrs on 15th May 2021 is partially canceled between Sullurupeta and Gummidipundi.

Line Block/Power Block: Chennai Central – Arakkonam: From 06.05.2021 to 14.05.2021

Southern Railway announced that according to priority to Passenger Safety and Safety of train operations, as a part of ongoing Engineering works, Line Block/Power Block is permitted in Chennai Central – Arakkonam section at Vyasarpadi Yard on 06th and 07th, 13th, and 14th May 2021 from 23:20 hrs to 03:20 hrs (4 hours).

SKIPPING OF STOPPAGES

  • Train No. 03351 – Dhanbad – Alappuzha Express special leaving Dhanbad at 11:40 hrs on 05th May 2021 will skipping stoppages at Puratchi Thalaivar Dr. MGR Chennai Central on 06th May 2021 and provided an additional stoppage at Perambur at 23:50 hrs.
  • Train No. 03351 – Dhanbad – Alappuzha Express special leaving Dhanbad at 11:40 hrs on 12th May 2021 will skipping stoppages at Puratchi Thalaivar Dr. MGR Chennai Central on 13th May 2021 and provided an additional stoppage at Perambur at 23:50 hrs.

Line Block/Power Block : Tambaram – Vandalur : 02.05.2021

Southern Railway announced that according, Priority to passenger safety and Safety of train operations, as a part of ongoing Re-Construction of ROB works, Line Block/Power Block is permitted between Tambaram – Vandalur stations in Chennai Egmore – Villupuram section on 02nd May 2021 from 11:35hrs to 13:35 hrs (2 Hours). Consequently, the following are the changes in the pattern of Suburban train services.

PARTIAL CANCELLATION OF SUBURBAN TRAIN SERVICES ON 02nd May 2021(SUNDAY)

  • Train No. BC7 – Chennai Beach – Chengalpattu Workmen Special leaving Chennai Beach at11:00 hrs is partially cancelled between Tambaram and Chengalpattu.
  • Train No. CB10 – Chengalpattu – Chennai Beach Workmen Special leaving Chengalpattu at 13:15 hrs is partially cancelled between Chengalpattu and Tambaram.

Line Block : Chennai Central – Gudur : 27.04.2021 to 29.04.2021

According, Priority to passenger safety and Safety of train operations, as a part of ongoing Engineering works, Line Block/Signal Block is permitted in Chennai Central – Gudur section at Minjur yard on 27th April 2021 from 14:40 hrs to 18:40 hrs (4 Hours) and 29th April 2021 from 13:15 hrs to 17:15 hrs (4 Hours). Consequently, the following are the changes in the pattern of Suburban train services.

Line Block : Chennai Egmore – Villupuram : 30.04.2021 to 13.06.2021

Southern Railway announced that according, Priority to passenger safety and Safety of train operations, as a part of ongoing Complete Track Renewal Manual works, Line Block is permitted in Chennai Egmore – Villupuram section at GSN yard Egmore from 30th April 2021 to 13th June 2021 (45 days). Consequently, the following are the changes in the pattern of Express Special train services.

PARTIAL CANCELLATION OF EXPRESS SPECIAL TRAIN SERVICES

  • Train No. 06063 – Chennai Egmore – Nagercoil Express Special leaving Chennai Egmore at 18:55 hrs on 06th, 13th, 20th, 27th May 2021 and 03rd, 10th June 2021 is partially cancelled between Chennai Egmore and Tambaram.
  • Train No. 06064 – Nagercoil – Chennai Egmore Express Special leaving Nagercoil at 16:15 hrs on 30th April, 07th, 14th, 21st, 28th May and 04th, 11th June 2021 is partially cancelled between Tambaram and Chennai Egmore.

Change In Pattern Of MEMU Train Services

Southern Railway announced that in view of complete lockdown on Sundays, announced by the Government of TamilNadu, the following MEMU Special train services are fully canceled on 25th April and 02nd May 2021.

MEMU EXPRESS SPECIAL SERVICES FULLY CANCELLED ON SUNDAYS

  • Train No. 06025 – Chennai Egmore – Puducherry MEMU Express Special leaving Chennai Egmore at 06:35 hrs is fully canceled on 25th April and 02nd May 2021.
  • Train No. 06026 – Puducherry – Chennai Egmore MEMU Express Special leaving Puducherry at 15:35 hrs is fully canceled on 25th April and 02nd May 2021.

Line Block / Signal Block : Chennai Central – Gudur : 23/24 . 04.2021

Southern Railway announced that according, Priority to passenger safety and Safety of train operations, as a part of ongoing Engineering works, Line Block/Signal Block is permitted in Chennai Central – Gudur section at Sullurupeta yard on 23rd and 24th April 2021 from 11:35 hrs to 15:35 hrs (4 Hours). Consequently, the following are the changes in the pattern of Express Special train services.

PARTIAL CANCELLATION OF EXPRESS SPECIAL TRAIN SERVICES ON 23RD AND 24TH APRIL 2021 (FRIDAY AND SATURDAY)

  • Train No. 02711 – Vijayawada – Chennai Central Express Special leaving Vijayawada junction at 06:10 hrs on 23rd and 24th April 2021 is partially cancelled between Gudur and Chennai Central.
  • Train No. 02712 – Chennai Central – Vijayawada Express Special leaving Dr.MGR Chennai central at 14:10 hrs on 23rd and 24th April 2021 is partially cancelled between Chennai Central and Gudur.

Updated – 21.04.2021

Chennai Central – Gudur: Line Block/ Signal Block: 21.04.2021

According, Priority to passenger safety and Safety of train operations, as a part of ongoing Engineering works, Line Block/Signal Block is permitted at Sullurupeta Yard in Chennai Central – Gudur section on 21st April 2021 from 11:55 hrs to 14:55 hrs (3 Hours). Consequently, the following are the changes in the pattern of Suburban train services.

PARTIAL CANCELLATION OF SUBURBAN TRAIN SERVICES ON 21ST APRIL 2021 (WEDNESDAY)

  • Train No. MSP9 – Moore Market Complex – Sullurupeta Workmen Special leaving Moore Market Complex at 09:55 hrs is partially canceled between Elavur and Sullurupeta.
  • Train No. SPM14 – Sullurupeta – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Sullurupeta at 13:20 hrs is partially canceled between Sullurupeta and Elavur.

Updated – 03.04.2021

Chennai Central – Arakkonam: Line Block: 17 / 18.04.2021

Southern Railway announced that according, Priority to passenger safety and Safety of train operations, as a part of ongoing Engineering works, Line Block is permitted at Avadi yard in Chennai Central – Arakkonam section on 17th & 18th April 2021 (2 days) at various timings.

Consequently, the following are the changes in the pattern of Suburban train services.

SUBURBAN TRAIN SERVICES FULLY CANCELLED ON 17TH APRIL 2021 (SATURDAY)

  1. Train No. MAD19 – Moore Market Complex – Avadi Workmen Special leaving Moore Market Complex at 22:20 hrs.
  2. Train No. MT55– Moore Market Complex – Tiruvallur Workmen Special leaving Moore Market Complex at 23:15 hrs.
  3. Train No. VBS9 – Velachery – Pattabiram Military Siding ‘E’ depot Workmen Special leaving Velachery at 22:30 hrs.
  4. Train No. MAD21 – Moore Market Complex – Avadi Workmen Special leaving Moore Market Complex at 23:45 hrs.
  5. Train No.ADM20 – Avadi – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Avadi at 18:15 hrs.
  6. Train No.TAD6 – Tiruvallur – Avadi Workmen Special leaving Tiruvallur at 22:10 hrs.
  7. Train No.SM32 – Pattabiram Military Siding ‘E’ depot – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Pattabiram Military Siding ‘E’ depot at 22:45 hrs.
  8. Train No.SAD2 – Pattabiram Military Siding ‘E’ depot – Avadi Workmen Special leaving Pattabiram Military Siding ‘E’ depot at 23:55 hrs.
  9. Train No.AM42 – Arakkonam – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Arakkonam at 21:50 hrs.
  10. Train No.TAD6 – Tiruvallur – Avadi Workmen Special leaving Tiruvallur at 22:10 hrs. In lieu of the canceled workmen specials,
  11. One passenger special train will be operated from Arakkonam to Moore Market Complex leaving Arakkonam at 22:05 hrs.
  12. One passenger special train will be operated from Tiruvallur to Avadi leaving Tiruvallur at 23:05 hrs.

PARTIAL CANCELLATION OF SUBURBAN TRAIN SERVICES ON 17TH APRIL 2021 (SATURDAY)

  1. Train No. VBAD13 – Velachery – Avadi Workmen Special leaving Velachery at 20:50 hrs will be partially cancelled between Chennai Beach and Avadi stations.
    In lieu of the partially cancelled workmen special one passenger special train will be operated from Chennai Beach to Avadi leaving Chennai Beach at 21:15 hrs.

WORKMEN SPECIALS TO BE DEALT ON FAST LINE BETWEEN VILLIVAKKAM AND AVADI SKIPPING STOPPAGES AT KORATTUR, PATTARAVAKKAM, TIRUMULLAIVOYAL AND ANNANUR STATIONS ON 17TH APRIL 2021 (SATURDAY)

  1. Train No. VBAD1 – Velachery – Avadi Workmen Special leaving Velachery at 06:05 hrs.
  2. Train No. MAD3 – Moore Market Complex – Avadi Workmen Special leaving Moore Market Complex at 07:50 hrs.
  3. Train No. VBAD3 – Velachery – Avadi Workmen Special leaving Velachery at 07:25 hrs.
  4. Train No. MAD7 – Moore Market Complex – Avadi Workmen Special leaving Moore Market Complex at 09:00 hrs.
  5. Train No. MAD11 – Moore Market Complex – Avadi Workmen Special leaving Moore Market Complex at 10:05 hrs.
  6. Train No. MAD17 – Moore Market Complex – Avadi Workmen Special leaving Moore Market Complex at 12:35 hrs.

WORKMEN SPECIALS TO BE DEALT ON FAST LINE BETWEEN AVADI AND VILLIVAKKAM SKIPPING STOPPAGES AT ANNANUR, TIRUMULLAIVOYAL, AMBATTUR, PATTARAVAKKAM AND KORATTUR STATIONS ON 17TH APRIL 2021 (SATURDAY)

  1. Train No.ADBV12 – Avadi – Velachery Workmen Special leaving Avadi at 08:00 hrs.
  2. Train No.ADBV14 – Avadi – Velachery Workmen Special leaving Avadi at 08:45 hrs.
  3. Train No.ADM10 – Avadi – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Avadi at 09:20 hrs.
  4. Train No. ADM12 – Avadi – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Avadi at 09:55 hrs.
  5. Train No. ADM14 – Avadi – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Avadi at 11:00 hrs.
  6. Train No. ADM16 – Avadi – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Avadi at 13:30 hrs.

SUBURBAN TRAIN SERVICES FULLY CANCELLED ON 18TH APRIL 2021(SUNDAY)

  1. Train No. MAD1 – Moore Market Complex – Avadi Workmen Special leaving Moore Market Complex at 00:15 hrs.
  2. Train No. MT3 – Moore Market Complex – Tiruvallur Workmen Special leaving
    Moore Market Complex at 06:40 hrs.
  3. Train No. MT5 – Moore Market Complex – Tiruvallur Workmen Special leaving Moore Market Complex at 07:20 hrs.
  4. Train No. MT7 – Moore Market Complex – Tiruvallur Workmen Special leaving Moore Market Complex at 07:55 hrs.
  5. Train No. MA7 – Moore Market Complex – Arakkonam Workmen Special leaving Moore Market Complex at 08:00 hrs.
  6. Train No. ADM2 – Avadi – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Avadi at 04:30 hrs.
  7. Train No. ADM4 – Avadi – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Avadi at 05:00 hrs.
  8. Train No. TM2 – Tiruvallur – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Tiruvallur at 04:40 hrs.
  9. Train No. ADM6 – Avadi – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Avadi at 05:20 hrs.
  10. Train No. ADM8 – Avadi – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Avadi at 05:45 hrs.
  11. Train No. ADM10 – Avadi – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Avadi at 06:10 hrs.
  12. Train No. TM4 – Tiruvallur – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Tiruvallur at 05:55 hrs.
  13. Train No. AM2 – Arakkonam – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Arakkonam at 05:30 hrs.
  14. Train No. TM6 – Tiruvallur – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Tiruvallur at 06:25 hrs.

PARTIAL CANCELLATION AND SKIPPING STOPPAGES OF SUBURBAN TRAIN SERVICES ON 18TH APRIL 2021 (SUNDAY)

  1. Train No. MA1 – Moore Market Complex – Arakkonam Workmen Special leaving Moore Market Complex at 05:30 hrs is partially cancelled between Moore Market Complex and Avadi and thereafter to be dealt on the fast line between Pattabiram and Arakkonam skipping stoppages at Pattabiram, Nemilicheri, Tiruninravur, Veppampattu, Sevvapet Road and Senji Panambakkam stations.
  2. Train No. MT1 – Moore Market Complex – Tiruvallur Workmen Special leaving Moore Market Complex at 05:55 hrs is partially cancelled between Moore Market Complex and Avadi and thereafter to be dealt on the fast line between Pattabiram and Tiruvallur skipping stoppages at Pattabiram, Nemilicheri, Tiruninravur, Veppampattu and Sevvapet Road stations.
  3. Train No. MA3 – Moore Market Complex – Arakkonam Workmen Special leaving Moore Market Complex at 07:00 hrs is partially cancelled between Moore Market Complex and Avadi and thereafter to be dealt on the fast line between Pattabiram and Arakkonam skipping stoppages at Pattabiram, Nemilicheri, Tiruninravur, Veppampattu, Sevvapet Road and Senji Panambakkam stations.
  4. Train No. MA5– Moore Market Complex – Arakkonam Workmen Special leaving Moore Market Complex at 07:40 hrs is partially cancelled between Moore Market Complex and Avadi and thereafter to be dealt on the fast line between Pattabiram and Arakkonam skipping stoppages at Pattabiram, Nemilicheri, Tiruninravur, Veppampattu, Sevvapet Road and Senji Panambakkam stations.

Updated – 03.04.2021

Line Block : Chennai Central – Gudur : 03.04.2021

Southern Railway announced that as a part of ongoing Engineering works, Line Block/Signal Block is permitted between Elavur – Gummidipundi stations in Chennai Central – Gudur section on 03rd April 2021 from 15:20 hrs to 18:20 hrs (3 Hours). Consequently, the following are the changes in the pattern of Suburban train services.

PARTIAL CANCELLATION OF SUBURBAN TRAIN SERVICES ON 03rd APRIL 2021.

  • Train No. BSP1 – Chennai Beach – Sullurupeta Workmen Special leaving Chennai Beach at 12:40 hrs is partially cancelled between Gummidipundi and Sullurupeta .
  • Train No. MSP11 – Moore Market Complex – Sullurupeta Workmen Special leaving Moore Market Complex at 14:35 hrs is partially cancelled between Gummidipundi and Sullurupeta.
  • Train No. SPM16 – Sullurupeta – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Sullurupeta at 15:10 hrs is partially cancelled between Sullurupeta and Gummidipundi.
  • Train No. SPBV4 – Sullurupeta – Velachery Workmen Special leaving Sullurupeta at 17:15 hrs is partially cancelled between Sullurupeta and Gummidipundi .

Updated – 03.04.2021

Line Block : Chennai Central – Arakkonam : 04.04.2021

Southern Railway announced that according, Priority to passenger safety and Safety of train operations, as a part of ongoing Engineering works, Line Block is permitted at Avadi yard in Chennai Central – Arakkonam section on 4th April 2021 (Sunday) from 10:00 hrs to 14:00 hrs (4 Hours). Consequently, the following are the changes in the pattern of Suburban train services.

WORKMEN SPECIALS TO BE DEALT ON FAST LINE SKIPPING STOPPAGES AT PATTABIRAM AND HINDU COLLEGE ON 4TH APRIL 2021 (SUNDAY)

  • Train No. TAM8 – Tiruttani – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Tiruttani at 08:45 hrs.
  • Train No.TM16 – Tiruvallur – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Tiruvallur at 10:00 hrs.
  • Train No. AM12 – Arakkonam – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Arakkonam at 09:30 hrs.
  • Train No.TM18 – Tiruvallur – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Tiruvallur at 10:30 hrs.
  • Train No.AM14 – Arakkonam – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Arakkonam at 10:15 hrs.
  • Train No.TM20 – Tiruvallur – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Tiruvallur at 11:15 hrs.
  • Train No. TM22 – Tiruvallur – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Tiruvallur at 11:25 hrs.
  • Train No.AM16 – Arakkonam – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Arakkonam at 11:00 hrs.
  • Train No.TM24 – Tiruvallur – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Tiruvallur at 11:50 hrs.
  • Train No.TM26 – Tiruvallur – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Tiruvallur at 12:00 hrs.
  • Train No. TM28 – Tiruvallur – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Tiruvallur at 12:15 hrs.
  • Train No.TAM10 – Tiruttani – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Tiruttani at 11:40 hrs.
  • Train No.TM30 – Tiruvallur – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Tiruvallur at 12:55 hrs.
  • Train No.TM32 – Tiruvallur – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Tiruvallur at 13:15 hrs.

Updated – 30.03.2021

Line Block/ Power Block : Chennai Egmore – Villupuram : Upto 03.04.2021

Southern Railway announced that according, Priority to passenger safety and Safety of train operations, as a part of ongoing Engineering works, Line Block/Power Block is permitted between Singaperumal koil – Chengalpattu stations in Chennai Egmore – Villupuram section on 29th, 31st March and 02nd, 3rd April 2021 (4 days) from 11:10 hrs to 13:10 hrs (2 Hours – daily). Consequently, the following are the changes in the pattern of Suburban train services.

PARTIAL CANCELLATION OF SUBURBAN TRAIN SERVICES ON 29TH, 31ST MARCH AND 02ND, 3RD APRIL 2021 (4 days)

  • Train No. BC23 – Chennai Beach – Chengalpattu Workmen Special leaving Chennai Beach at 09:32 hrs is partially cancelled between Singaperumal koil and Chengalpattu.
  • Train No.BC25 – Chennai Beach – Chengalpattu Workmen Special leaving Chennai Beach at 10:08 hrs is partially cancelled between Singaperumal koil and Chengalpattu.
  • Train No. BC27 – Chennai Beach – Chengalpattu Workmen Special leaving Chennai Beach at 10:56 hrs is partially cancelled between Singaperumal koil and Chengalpattu.
  • Train No.CB32 – Chengalpattu – Chennai Beach Workmen Special leaving Chengalpattu at 11:30 hrs is partially cancelled between Chengalpattu and Singaperumal koil.
  • Train No.CB34 – Chengalpattu – Chennai Beach Workmen Special leaving Chengalpattu at 12:20 hrs is partially cancelled between Chengalpattu and Singaperumal koil.
  • Train No.CB36 – Chengalpattu – Chennai Beach Workmen Special leaving Chengalpattu at 13:00 hrs is partially cancelled between Chengalpattu and Singaperumal koil.

SUBURBAN TRAIN SERVICE FULLY CANCELLED ON 29TH, 31ST MARCH AND 02ND, 3RD APRIL 2021 (4 days)

Train No.TLB4 – Tirumalpur – Chennai Beach Workmen Special leaving Tirumalpur at 10:40 hrs is fully cancelled.

  • In lieu of the cancelled Workmen Special, one Passenger Special will be operated from Tirumalpur to Chennai Beach leaving Tirumalpur at 12:10 hrs with stoppages at all intermediate stations.

Updated – 23.03.2021

Chennai Central – Gudur Suburban Section : Line Block / Signal Block : 23.03.2021 – 31.03.2021

Southern Railway announced that Line Block/Signal Block is permitted between ElavurGummidipundi stations in Chennai Central – Gudur section from 23rd March to 31st March 2021 from 14:00 hrs to 18:40 hrs (4 Hours 40 minutes). Consequently, the following are the changes in the pattern of Suburban train services.

PARTIAL CANCELLATION OF SUBURBAN TRAIN SERVICES

  • Train No. BSP1 – Chennai Beach – Sullurupeta Workmen Special leaving Chennai Beach at 12:40 hrs is partially cancelled between Gummidipundi and Sullurupeta on 23rd, 24th, 25th, 26th, 27th, 29th, 30th and 31st March 2021.
  • Train No.MSP11 – Moore Market Complex – Sullurupeta Workmen Special leaving Moore Market Complex at 14:35 hrs is partially cancelled between Gummidipundi and Sullurupeta on 23rd, 24th, 25th, 26th, 27th, 29th, 30th and 31st March 2021.
  • Train No.SPM16 – Sullurupeta – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Sullurupeta at 15:10 hrs is partially cancelled between Sullurupeta and Gummidipundi on 23rd, 24th, 25th, 26th, 27th, 29th, 30th and 31st March 2021.
  • Train No.SPBV4 – Sullurupeta – Velachery Workmen Special leaving Sullurupeta at 17:15 hrs is partially cancelled between Sullurupeta and Gummidipundi on 23rd, 24th, 25th, 26th, 27th, 29th, 30th and 31st March 2021.
  • Train No.MSP7 – Moore Market Complex – Sullurupeta Workmen Special leaving Moore Market Complex at 12:15 hrs is partially cancelled between Gummidipundi and Sullurupeta on 28th March 2021.
  • Train No.SPM12 – Sullurupeta – Moore Market Complex Workmen Special leaving Sullurupeta at 15:15 hrs is partially cancelled between Sullurupeta and Gummidipundi on 28th March 2021.

Updated – 21.03.2021

Chennai Beach – Chengalpattu : Line Block/Signal Block : Changes In Pattern of Suburban Train Services

Southern Railway announced that according to priority to Passenger Safety and Safety of train operations, as a part of ongoing Engineering works, Line Block/Signal Block is permitted at Tambaram Yard for the commissioning of Electronic Interlocking with Visual Display Unit in connection with 3rd railway line work between Tambaram – Chengalpattu section on 20th March 2021(Saturday) & 21st March 2021 (Sunday).

Due to the commissioning of Electronic Interlocking with Visual Display Unit in connection with 3rd railway line work at Tambaram yard, there will be changes in reception and dispatch of suburban trains. In view of the restrictions and cross movements involved in Tambaram, a separate/modified EMU scheduled for Chennai Beach – Tambaram – Chengalpattu – Kanchipuram – Arakkonam section is prepared and enclosed. This revised schedule of Workmen Specials will be in force on 20th March 2021(Saturday) & 21st March 2021 (Sunday) only.

Updated – 13.03.2021

Line Block/Signal Block : Tambaram – Chengalpattu : 14.03.2021 – 19.03.2021

Southern Railway announced that according to priority to Passenger Safety and Safety of train operations, as a part of ongoing Engineering works, Line Block/Signal Block is permitted at Tambaram Yard for the 3rd railway line work between Tambaram – Chengalpattu section from 14th March 2021 to 19th March 2021 (6 days).

Due to the laying of 3rd railway line at Tambaram yard, there will be changes in reception and dispatch of suburban trains. In view of the restrictions and cross movements involved in Tambaram, a separate/modified EMU scheduled for Chennai Beach – Tambaram – Chengalpattu – Kanchipuram – Arakkonam section is prepared and enclosed in order to provide hassle-free movement of passengers in this section.

This revised schedule of Workmen Specials will be in force from 14.03.2021 (Sunday) to 19.03.2021 (Friday).

Updated – 10.02.2021

Changes in Pattern of Suburban Train Service ~ 12.02.2021

Southern Railway announced the according to priority to Passenger Safety and Safety of train operations, as a part of ongoing Engineering works, Line Block/Power Block is permitted in Chennai Central – Gudur section at Sullurupeta station for Through Rail
Renewal (TTR) work from 23:20 hrs of 11th February to 03:50 hrs of 12th February 2021 (4 hours 30 minutes).

SKIPPING OF STOPPAGE OF WORKMEN SPECIAL

  • Train No. BSP3 – Chennai Beach – Sullurupeta Workmen special leaving Chennai Beach at 21:15 hrs on 11th February 2021 will be dealt as Fast Workmen Special between Gummidipoondi and Sullurupeta skipping stoppages at Elavur, Arambakkam and Tada.

Updated – 06.02.2021

Change in pattern of Suburban Train Services (Sullurupeta – MMC)