Eravipuram railway station

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Eravipuram
Regional rail, Light rail & Commuter rail station
Eravipuram railway station name board, Oct 2015.jpg
Location Eravipuram, Kollam, Kerala
India
Coordinates 8°52′03″N 76°37′24″E / 8.867389°N 76.623444°E / 8.867389; 76.623444Coordinates: 8°52′03″N 76°37′24″E / 8.867389°N 76.623444°E / 8.867389; 76.623444
Owned by Indian Railways
Operated by Southern Railway zone
Line(s) Kollam JunctionThiruvananthapuram Central
Platforms 2
Tracks 2
Construction
Structure type At–grade
Disabled access Handicapped/disabled access
Other information
Status Functioning
Station code IRP
Zone(s) Southern Railway zone
Division(s) Thiruvananthapuram railway division
Fare zone Indian Railways
History
Opened 1918; 99 years ago (1918)
Electrified 25 kV AC 50 Hz
Route map
km
Up arrowto Kayamkulam Junction
Right arrowto Punalur via Kottarakara
Kallumthazham Overpass
Chemmanmukku Overpass
0 Kollam Junction Bus interchangeParking
Chinnakada Overpass
Left arrowFCI Siding
SP Office Overpass
4 Eravipuram
Arattukulam
9 Mayyanad
Paravur Lake
12 Paravur Parking
Paravur town Overpass
Kilimukkam Lake
17 Kappil
20 Edavai
24 Varkala Sivagiri Parking
Underpass
30 Akathumuri
Anchuthengu Kayal
33 Kadakkavoor
Vamanapuram River
36 Chirayinkeezhu
40 Perunguzhi
Kadinamkulam Lake
43 Murukkampuzha
47 Kaniyapuram
51 Kazhakoottam
54 Veli
Veli Lake
58 Kochuveli
62 Thiruvananthapuram Pettah
65 Thiruvananthapuram CentralAirport interchangeBus interchangeParking
Overpass
Down arrowto Nagercoil Junction

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 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]

Services[edit]

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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