Mavelikara railway station
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Mavelikara railway station (Code: MVLK) is a railway station (NSG 5 Category) in Alappuzha District, Kerala and falls under the Thiruvananthapuram railway division of the Southern Railway Zone, Indian Railways.The station is served by several long distance trains connecting most major cities in the country like Thiruvananthapuram, Kochi, Kozhikode, Mangalore, Bangalore, Coimbatore, Madurai, Chennai, Hyderabad, Tirupati, Vishakhapatnam, Madgaon, Nagpur, Pune, Bhopal, Ahmedabad, Kolkata, Guwahati, Mumbai and New Delhi.
|Express train, Passenger train & Commuter rail station|
Mavelikara Railway Station
|Location||Mavelikara, Alappuzha, Kerala|
|Owned by||Indian Railways|
|Operated by||Southern Railway zone|
|Zone(s)||Southern Railway zone|
|Fare zone||Indian Railways|
|Electrified||25 kV AC 50 Hz|
Mavelikara rail link came into existence in 1958 when Ernakulam - Kottayam meter gauge railway line was extended to Kollam Junction. The railway line between Trivandrum Central and Ernakulam Junction via Kottayam was converted to broad gauge in 1976.