Southern Railways will run a special train between Mangalore and Kochuveli during the Sabarimala Season 2013-2014.
Train no. 06304 Kochuveli-Mangalore Junction weekly special train will leave Kochuveli at 4 p.m. on Wednesdays on November 27; December 4, 11, 18 and 25; and January 1, 8, 15 and 22. The special train will reach Mangalapuram Junction at 5.15 a.m. on Thursdays.
Train no. 06303 Mangalore Junction-Kochuveli weekly super-fast special will leave Mangalore Junction at 12.05 p.m. on Thursdays on November 28; December 5, 12, 19 and 26; and on January 2, 9, 16, and 23. The train will reach Kochuveli at 12.30 a.m. on Fridays.
The train will have two first class, one AC two-tier, one AC three-tier, three sleeper class, three second class sitting, six general second class, and two luggage-cum-brake van coaches.
The trains will stop at Kollam, Kayankulam, Mavelikara, Chengannur, Tiruvalla, Kottayam, Ernakulam Town, Aluva, Thrisur, Shoranur Junction, Kuttipuram, Tirur, Kozhikode, Vadakara, Thalassery, Kannur, Payyanur, Kanhangad and Kasaragod, as per the Southern Railway statement.