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Tiruchchirappalli Junction Railway Station (TPJ)
तिरुचिराप्पल्ली जंक्शन रेलवे स्टेशन

Tiruchirappalli Junction railway station situated in Tamil Nadu. It serves as the headquarters for Tiruchirappalli railway division of the Southern Railway Zone. The station code is TPJ, used for official purposes. Daily approximately 15,000 passengers are using this Tiruchchirappalli Junction. TPJ is the only railway station in southern railway to host Diesel-electric Multiple Unit (DEMU) shed.

It has been awarded 5 stars for electricity conservation. Golden Rock Railway Workshop and Diesel Loco Shed were involved in maintaining the bogies and locomotives respectively for passenger and freight operations. The station is also equipped with free Wi-Fi, retiring rooms, and AC lounge for passengers at 1st platform.

Best Place to Visit Near Tiruchchirappalli Railway Station

  1. Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple : 10.2 kms from Tiruchchirappalli Rly Station
  2. Tiruvanaikkaval Temple : 11.6 kms from Tiruchchirappalli Rly Station
  3. The Rock Fort Temple : 5.4 kms from Tiruchchirappalli Rly Station
  4. St. Joseph's Church : 4.5 kms from Tiruchchirappalli Rly Station
  5. Viralimalai Murugan Temple : 27.8 kms from Tiruchchirappalli Rly Station


Platforms 08
Parking Yes
WiFi Yes
Public Transport Yes
Retiring/ Dormitory Rooms Click here, (How to book)
Cloak Room Yes
Restaurants Yes

Airport Connectivity

The airport has two adjacent terminals. The integrated passenger terminal is used for both international and domestic air traffic. The old terminal has been converted into an international cargo complex.

  • Distance between Trichy Airport and Trichy Railway Station is 9 kms or 5.6 miles. It takes 10 minutes to travel from Trichy Airport to Trichy Railway Station.

Bus Connectivity

Distance between Trichy Junction Railway Station and Bus Stand Trichy is 4 kms or 2.5 miles. It takes 4 minutes to travel from Trichy Junction Railway Station to Bus Stand Trichy.


Auto rickshaw stand at the entrance of the station. Entrance of the station the passengers are provided with a taxi stand for the city taxis and private taxi cabs.

Location: Railway Station Road, Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu

Hotels Near Tiruchchirappalli Railway Station

  • Grand Gardenia Hotel : 3.5 km from Tiruchchirappalli Rly Station
  • Hotel King Paradise : 11.5 km from Tiruchchirappalli Rly Station
  • SRM Hotel : 3.3 km from Tiruchchirappalli Rly Station
  • Breeze Residency : 700 m from Tiruchchirappalli Rly Station