Chennai Local Train Block Updates

Chennai Local Train Block Updates

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.

PONGAL FESTIVAL – SUNDAY PATTERN OF SUBURBAN TRAIN SERVICES

CHENNAI EGMORE – VILLUPURAM : CHANGE IN PATTERN OF EXPRESS TRAIN SERVICES

CHENNAI : NEW YEAR SUBURBAN TRAIN SERVICES

CHENNAI : CHRISTMAS FESTIVAL SUBURBAN TRAIN SERVICES

LINE BLOCK / POWER BLOCK : CHENNAI CENTRAL – ARAKKONAM : 18/19.12.2021

LINE BLOCK / POWER BLOCK – CHANGES IN PATTERN OF EXPRESS TRAIN

KODAMBAKAM – TAMBARAM : LINE BLOCK/ POWER BLOCK : UPTO 07.11.2021

CHENNAI CENTRAL – ARAKKONAM : LINE BLOCK / POWER BLOCK : UPTO 23.10.2021

LINE BLOCK / POWER BLOCK : CHENNAI EGMORE – VILLUPURAM : 20.10.2021 – 27.10.2021

LINE BLOCK / POWER BLOCK : KATPADI – JOARPETTAI

SUNDAY PATTERN OF SUBURBAN TRAIN SERVICES IN CHENNAI AREA ON 15.10.2021 (AYUDHA POOJA)

Southern Railway announced that on account of Ayudha Pooja Festival on 15.10.2021 (Friday) being National Holiday, Sunday pattern of Suburban train services will be maintained in Chennai Central – Arakkonam, Chennai Central – Sullurupeta, Chennai Beach – Chengalpattu and Chennai Beach – Velachery sections .

HEAVY LANDSLIDE : METTUPALAYAM – UDAGAMANDALAM : 11.10.2021 & 12.10.2021

Southern Railway announced that NMR services between Mettupalayam – Udagamandalam of 11.10.2021 & 12.10.2021 to remain cancelled due to heavy landslides between Kallar – Hillgrove railway stations. Restoration works being affected by heavy rainfall.

CHENNAI EGMORE – VILLUPURAM : LINE BLOCK / POWER BLOCK : ON 10.10.2021 AND 17.10.2021

ALIPUR – DAUR DIVISION – LINE BLOCK / POWER BLOCK

CHENNAI CENTRAL – ARAKKONAM : TRAIN TIMING CHANGES

LINE BLOCK/ POWER BLOCK : CHENNAI – ARAKKONAM – GUDUR SECTION

SASTHANKOTTA – PERINAD – PARTIALLY CANCELLED

LINE BLOCK/ POWER BLOCK – CHENNAI EGMORE – VILLUPURAM

LINE BLOCK : POWER BLOCK – CHENNAI EGMORE – VILLUPURAM

LINE BLOCK / SIGNAL BLOCK : CHENNAI CENTRAL – GUDUR

LINE BLOCK/ POWER BLOCK : ARAKKONAM – JOLARPETTAI : UPTO 30.09.2021

Southern Railway announced that priority to Passenger Safety and safety of train operations as a part of ongoing Engineering works, Line Block / Power Block is permitted in Arakkonam – Jolarpettai section between Gudiyattam and Kavanur stations on 16th, 17th, 18th, 23rd, 24th, 25th and 30th September 2021 from 21:00 hrs to 01:00hrs of the next day (04 Hours). RESCHEDULING OF EXPRESS TRAIN SERVICES Train No.07229 – Trivandrum Central – Secunderabad Junction, Sabari Festival Special Express scheduled to leave Trivandrum Central at 07:00 hrs on 16th, 17th, 18th, 23rd, 24th, 25th and 30th September 2021 is rescheduled to leave at 10:00 hrs (late by 3 Hours).

CHENNAI EGMORE – VILLUPURAM LINE BLOCK / POWER BLOCK

LINE BLOCK / POWER BLOCK ~ 08.09.2021

CHANGES IN PATTERN OF SUBURBAN TRAIN SERVICES ~ Upto 13.09.2021

CHANGES IN PATTERN OF SUBURBAN TRAIN SERVICES ~ 01.09.2021

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 in Chennai Egmore – Villupuram Section between Singaperumal Koil and Kattangulattur stations on 30th August (Monday) and 01st September 2021 (Wednesday) from 11:20 hrs to 13:20 hrs (3 Hours).Consequently, the following are the changes in pattern of suburban train services.

Changes In Pattern Of Suburban Train Services

According, priority to Passenger Safety and Safety of train operations, as a part of ongoing Engineering works, Line Block/Power Block is permitted in Chennai Egmore – Villupuram section at St. Thomas Mount yard on 25th, 26th, 27th, 28th August 2021 and 03rd, 04th September 2021 between 00:00 hrs to 04:00 hrs (4 Hours). Consequently, the following are the changes in pattern of suburban train services.

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 in Chennai Central – Arakkonam section at Vyasarpadi Yard on 26th and 27th August 2021 from 23:10 hrs to 03:10 hrs (4 Hours). Consequently, the following are the changes in pattern of suburban train services.

Line Block/Signal Block : Changes In Pattern Of Express Special Train Services : 24.08.2021

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 between Pedapriya and Nayudupeta stations on 24th August 2021 from 07:55 hrs to 13:25 hrs (5 Hours 30 Minutes). Consequently, the following are the changes in the pattern of Express Special train services. PARTIAL CANCELLATION OF EXPRESS SPECIAL TRAIN SERVICES ON 24th AUGUST 2021 1. Train No. 02711 – Vijayawada – Chennai Central Express Special leaving Vijayawada junction at 06:10 hrs on 24th August 2021 is partially cancelled between Gudur and Chennai Central. 2. Train No. 02712 – Chennai Central – Vijayawada Express Special leaving Dr.MGR Chennai central at 14:10 hrs on 24th August 2021 is partially cancelled between Chennai Central and Gudur and will start from Gudur at 16:20 hrs.

Chennai Suburban – Change in Pattern of Train Services – Upto 25.08.2021

Chennai Egmore – Villupuram : Line Block/Power Block : Upto 15.09.2021

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 in Chennai Egmore – Villupuram section at Tambaram yard on 11th, 18th, 25th August 2021 and 01st, 08th, 15th September 2021(6 Days, on Wednesdays) between 10:00 hrs to 14:00 hrs (4 Hours). Consequently, the following are the changes in the pattern of Express train services.

PARTIAL CANCELLATION OF EXPRESS TRAIN SERVICES

  • Train No. 02606, Karaikudi – Chennai Egmore Pallavan Express Special leaving Karaikudi at 05:00 hrs on 11th, 18th, 25th August 2021 and 01st, 08th, 15th September 2021 is partially cancelled between Chengalpattuand Chennai Egmore.
  • Train No. 02635, Chennai Egmore–Madurai Superfast Express Special leaving Chennai Egmore at 13:40 hrs on 11th, 18th, 25th August 2021 and 01st, 08th, 15th September 2021 is partially cancelled between Chennai Egmore and Chengalpattu and will start from Chengalpattu.

DIVERSION OF EXPRESS TRAIN SERVICES

  • Train No. 04071, Puducherry – New Delhi Express Special leaving Puducherry at 09:50 hrs on 11th, 18th, 25th August 2021 and 01st, 08th, 15th September 2021 is diverted via Chengalpattu, Arakkonam, Perambur and Korrukupet by skipping stoppage at Chennai Egmore with the additional stoppage at Perambur station.