Tirumalairayanpattinam railway station

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Tirumalairayanpattinam railway station
General information
Location Tirumalairayanpattinam, Karaikal district, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu
Coordinates 10°52′35″N79°50′24″E / 10.8764°N 79.8399°E / 10.8764; 79.8399
Elevation3 metres (9.8 ft)
Owned by Indian Railways
Operated by Southern Railway zone
Structure typeStandard (on ground station)
Accessible Wheelchair symbol.svg
Other information
Station codeTMPT
Zone(s) Southern Railway zone
Division(s) Tiruchirappalli
Opened19 June 2015;8 years ago (2015-06-19)
Route map
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Peralam Junction
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Nagapattinam Junction
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Tirumalairayanpattinam railway station is a railway station in Tirumalairayanpattinam, Karaikal district, Puducherry, India.



It belongs to the Tiruchirappalli railway division of the Southern Railway zone in Karaikal district in Puducherry. The station code is TMPT. [1]


This is only passenger station falls between KaraikalNagore broad-gauge section, [2] which was opened for service on 19 June 2015. [3]

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