Ernakulam Junction Railway Station (ERS)
एरणाकुलम जंक्शन रेलवे स्टेशन
Ernakulam Junction railway station is the biggest railway station located at Kadavanthra in the city of Kochi in Kerala, India. Ernakulam Junction Railway Station code is ERS. Controlling 376 train routes at a time, it is the biggest and the busiest railway junction station in South India. It is an A1 classified station operated by the Southern Railway zone of the Indian Railways and comes under the Thiruvananthapuram railway division.
Ernakulam junction railway station to Ernakulam town railway station distance is 4 kms.
Ernakulam railway station address : South Railway Station Road, Ernakulam South, Kochi, Kerala 682011.
Ernakulam railway station phone number or enquiry number : 0484-2390920, 0484-2390970
Best Places to Visit Near Ernakulam Junction Railway Station
- Kerala Folklore Museum : 5 kms from Ernakulam railway station
- Mattancherry Palace : 10 kms from Ernakulam railway station
- Marine Drive, Kochi : 3.1 kms from Ernakulam railway station
- Mangalavanam Bird Sanctuary : 4.1 kms from Ernakulam railway station
- LuLu International Shopping Mall : 8 kms from Ernakulam railway station
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Ernakulam has six platforms to handle long distance trains and local trains and two entrances (the Main entry and the Eastern entry). Its A1 classification is the highest a station can achieve on Indian Railways. Ernakulam Junction was the first railway station in Kerala to have an escalator. It was installed on 9 September 2013. Currently all its platforms are served by escalators.
Nearest Airport of Ernakulam Junction Railway Station is Cochin International Airport, Kochi. Distance from Ernakulam Junction Railway Station to Cochin International Airport is 30 kms.
Nearest Bus stand of Ernakulam Junction is Ksrtc Bus Stand Ernakulam. Distance from Ernakulam Junction to Ksrtc Bus Stand Ernakulam is 1.6 kms.
Taxis and autorickshaws are available from the exit gates of railway station to anywhere in city.
Hotels Near Ernakulam Junction Railway Station
- Holiday Inn Cochin : 6 km from Ernakulam railway station
- The PGS Vedanta : 3.7 km from Ernakulam railway station
- Beaumonde The Fern : 240 km from Ernakulam railway station
- The Gateway Hotel : 2.4 km from Ernakulam railway station
- The Avenue Regent : 0.65 km from Ernakulam railway station