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Katpadi Junction railway station

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Katpadi Junction is a railway station located in the city of vellore Tamil Nadu.[1]

Vellore Katpadi Junction
Express train and passenger train station
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View of Platforms 3 & 4
LocationVellore - Chittoor High Road, katpadi , Vellore city , Tamil Nadu
India
Coordinates12°58′20″N 79°8′18″E / 12.97222°N 79.13833°E / 12.97222; 79.13833Coordinates: 12°58′20″N 79°8′18″E / 12.97222°N 79.13833°E / 12.97222; 79.13833
Elevation213 metres (699 ft)
Owned byIndian Railways
Operated bySouthern Railway zone
Line(s)Chennai Central-Bangalore City line
Gudur-Katpadi Branch line
Villupuram-Katpadi Branch line
Platforms5
Tracks9
ConnectionsBus interchange
Construction
ParkingYes
Bicycle facilitiesYes
Disabled accessHandicapped/disabled access
Other information
Station codeKPD
Fare zoneIndian Railways
ElectrifiedYes
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0 Katpadi Junction
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TPJ limits
9 Vellore Town
10 Vellore Cantonment
19 Pennathur Halt
22 Kaniyambadi
31 Kannamangalam
35 Onnupuram Halt
40 Sedarampattu
46 Arni Road
50 Madimangalam
62 Polur
76 Agaram Sibbandi
84 Turinjapuram
93 Tiruvannamalai
Thurinjal River
110 Tandarai
113 Andampaliam
119 Adhichchanur
123 Thirukkovilur
136 Mugaiyur
141 Ayandur
145 Mambalappattu
149 Teli
153 Venkatesapuram
161 Viluppuram Junction
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Vellore Katpadi Junction is located in Tamil Nadu
Vellore Katpadi Junction
Vellore Katpadi Junction
Location in Tamil Nadu
Vellore Katpadi Junction is located in India
Vellore Katpadi Junction
Vellore Katpadi Junction
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Katpadi Jn Railway station Board.
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The station is served by five platforms. Platforms 4 and 5 primarily serve trains bound from and to Vellore Cantonment, south Tamil Nadu, and Andhra Pradesh.

Platforms 1 to 3 primarily serve trains bound to Chennai, Bangalore, Howrah,New delhi,Mumbai,Kanyakumari,Coimbatore and Kerala.[2]

TrainsEdit

Nearly 245 trains halts at this Junction. Major commuters to Katpadi Railway station are people who travel to Vellore Golden Temple, CMC Hospital and VIT University. On an average it serves approximately 18,000 passengers daily, with 11 originating trains and 67 passing.[3]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Vellore Train Timings". Archived from the original on 27 January 2010. Retrieved 5 August 2010.
  2. ^ "The History Of C.M.C". Home.cmcvellore.ac.in. Retrieved 8 March 2014.
  3. ^ Namma, Vellore. "Vellore Katpadi Railway Station to Upgrade". www.nammavellore.in.