Sabarimala weekly special trains will run between Bangalore and Ernakulam in November 2011, December 2011 & January 2012 for Mandala Puja and Makara Jyothi festivals. According to a press release issued by the Southern Railways, the Sabarimala weekly specials will run from November 17, 2011 to January 19, 2012. Here are the information of special trains:
06346/06345 Ernakulam Jn. – Bangalore – Ernakulam Jn. Weekly Superfast Specials: T.No.06346 Ernakulam Jn. – Bangalore Weekly Superfast Special will leave Ernakulam Jn. at 17.00 hrs. on Thursdays from 17.11.2011 to 19.1.2012 and arrive Bangalore at 04.40 hrs. the next day.T.No.06345 Bangalore – Ernakulam Jn. Weekly Superfast Special will leave Bangalore at 18.50 hrs. on Fridays from 18.11.2011 to 20.1.2012 and arrive Ernakulam Jn. at 06.30 hrs. the next day.
The composition of the trains will be 1 AC 2-tier, 1 AC 3-tier, 7 Sleeper Class, 2 General Second Class and 2 Luggage-cum-brake van coaches.
The trains will stop at Aluva, Thrisur, Ottapalam, Palakkad, Coimbatore, Tiruppur, Erode, Salem, Bangarapet, Whitefield, Krishnarajapuram and Bangalore Cantt.