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Eravipuram railway station or Iravipuram railway station (Code:IRP) is one among the three railway stations serving the Indian city of Kollam, Kerala. Eravipuram Railway Station falls under the Thiruvananthapuram railway division of the Southern Railway Zone of Indian Railways.[1][2] It is a 'F-Class' halt railway station. The annual passenger earnings from Eravipuram Railway Station during 2011-2012 was Rs. 5,85,813.

Eravipuram
Regional rail, Light rail & Commuter rail station
Eravipuram railway station name board, Oct 2015.jpg
LocationEravipuram, Kollam, Kerala
India
Coordinates8°52′03″N 76°37′24″E / 8.867389°N 76.623444°E / 8.867389; 76.623444
Owned byIndian Railways
Operated bySouthern Railway zone
Line(s)Kollam JunctionThiruvananthapuram Central
Platforms2
Tracks2
Construction
Structure typeAt–grade
Disabled accessHandicapped/disabled access
Other information
StatusFunctioning
Station codeIRP
Zone(s) Southern Railway zone
Division(s) Thiruvananthapuram railway division
Fare zoneIndian Railways
History
Opened1918; 101 years ago (1918)
Electrified25 kV AC 50 Hz
Location
Eravipuram is located in India
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Eravipuram
Location within India
Eravipuram is located in Kerala
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Eravipuram
Eravipuram (Kerala)

Eravipuram is about 5.3 km away from Kollam city.[3] Eravipuram is well connected with various cities like Kollam, Trivandrum, Kottayam, Madurai, Tirunelveli, Nagercoil, Kanyakumari and towns like Paravur, Punalur, Kayamkulam, Karunagappalli, Kottarakkara, Varkala, Chirayinkeezh through Indian Railways.[4]

ServicesEdit

Train Number Source Destination Name/Type
56307 Kollam Junction Trivandrum Central Passenger
56700 Madurai Punalur Passenger
66304 Kollam Junction Kanyakumari MEMU
56309 Kollam Junction Trivandrum Central Passenger
56304 Nagercoil Kottayam Passenger
56701 Punalur Madurai Passenger
56308 Trivandrum Central Kollam Junction Passenger
66305 Kanyakumari Kollam Junction MEMU

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