Issue Season Tickets Upto 160 Kms
Issue of Season Tickets beyond 150 Km upto 160 Km in Chennai Division
As per extant rules, Season tickets are issued upto a maximum distance of 150 Km. Recently, Railway Board has delegated powers to General Managers of Zonal Railways to decide exemptions in the distance limit beyond 150 Km subject to maximum distance limit upto 160 Km for issue of Season Tickets over certain sections.
Acceding to the representations received from various Rail Passenger Associations, Season Ticket Users and rail users, General Manager, Southern Railway has accorded sanction to issue Season Tickets on the following routes in Chennai Division:
1.From Chennai Central to Melalathur via Arakkonam and Katpadi for a distance of 158.81 Km
2.From Chennai Egmore to Gudiyattam via Chennai Park – Chennai Central, Arakkonam & Katpadi for a distance of 155.36 Km.
3.Chennai Egmore to Gudiyattam via Chennai Park – Chennai Beach-Washermanpet, Arakkonam and Katpadi for a distance of 159.91 Km.
Season tickets can be availed from both ends in the above pairs of stations. UTS Mobile App Bookings are also facilitated for availing Season tickets in the above sections.
Commuters and general public are requested to avail the facility for booking Season Tickets.