Reaching Kodaikanal by Train require the travelers to get down either at the Kodai Railhead or at the Palani railway station.
There are both passenger and express trains that pass through the Kodai Road railway station. Some of the passenger trains that are available from Kodai Road station are Dindugal-Madurai, Nagarcoil-Coimbatore, Palaghat-Rameswaram, Palaghat-Madurai, Tirunelveli-Thanjavur Erode, Coimbatore-Nagarcoil, Coimbatore-Madurai, Rameswaram-Palaghat and Madurai-Coimbatore fast passengers.
Some of the the express trains that pass through the Kodai Road railway junction include such names as Nagarcoil Chennai Central Weekly, Chennai Egmore-Tirunelveli-Nellai, Chennai Egmore-Madurai Pandian, Rameswaram-Coimbatore, Nagarcoil-Mumbai CSTM, Tuticorin-Chennai Egmore Pearl city, among several others.
Since the trains have a commendable frequency and the tickets are available at competitive rates, hence more and more tourists prefer to opt for railway travel services to visit Kodaikanal.
Also the facilities provided by the trains of Kodaikanal, like the berths, pantry and toilettes are up to the mark. This also helps in increasing the number of passengers who like to reach Kodaikanal by train.
Last Updated on : 05 May 2011