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KPD/Katpadi Junction (5 PFs)
காட்பாடி சந்திப்பு     काट्पाडी जंक्शन
[Vellore]

Track: Double Electric-Line

Junction Point AJJ/PAK/VM/JTJ Ph No: 0416-2642628, NH-234, Chittor Hi-Road, Katpadi, Vellore 632007
State: Tamil Nadu

Elevation: 215 m above sea level
Zone: SR/Southern   Division: Chennai

No Recent News for KPD/Katpadi Junction
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Type of Station: Junction
Number of Platforms: 5
Number of Halting Trains: 233
Number of Originating Trains: 7
Number of Terminating Trains: 7
Rating: 4.5/5 (119 votes)
cleanliness - excellent (16)
porters/escalators - good (15)
food - good (15)
transportation - excellent (15)
lodging - good (15)
railfanning - excellent (14)
sightseeing - excellent (14)
safety - excellent (15)

Nearby Stations

SVUR/Sevur 6 km     LTI/Latteri 7 km     VT/Vellore Town 9 km     BUM/Bomma Samudram 10 km     VLR/Vellore Cantt. 10 km     VJ/Virinchipuram 11 km     THL/Tiruvalam 12 km     RAM/Ramapuram 16 km     MCN/Mukundarayapuram 17 km     KVN/Kavanur 18 km    

Station Travel Tips

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Station Tip
General
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Dec 03 (21:31)   KPD/Katpadi Junction (5 PFs)

Skumar~   681 blog posts   10236 correct pred (80% accurate)
Entry# 4066055            Tags   Past Edits
Here i like to share some usage of 5 platforms of Katpadi junction.
This info completely based on my experience/observation at Katpadi junction. This is common scenario and PF#3,4 & 5 may can vary based on Peak/emergency time.
Your inputs/Tips also welcome.
PF#1:
Trains
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from Chennai, Arakkonam line to Jolarpettai line
Trains from Renigunta line (via Tiruttani) to Jolarpettai line
Trains from Kanchipuram line to Jolarpettai line
PF#2 & 3:
Trains from Jolarpettai line to Arakkonam, Chennai line
Trains from Jolarpettai line to Renigunta line (via Tiruttani)
Trains from Jolarpettai line to Kanchipuram line
Trains from Villupuram, Vellore line to Arakkonam, Chennai line
Trains from Villupuram, Vellore line to Renigunta line (via Tiruttani)
Passenger/MEMU trains from Chennai, Arakkonam line to Jolarpettai line & reverse vice versa
Passenger/MEMU trains from Chennai, Arakkonam line to Vellore line & reverse vice versa
PF#3,4 & 5:
Trains from Jolarpettai line to Renigunta line (via Chittor, Tirupati)
Trains from Jolarpettai line to Villupuram, Vellore line (Rake reversal)
Trains from Villupuram, Vellore line to Jolarpettai line (Rake reversal)
Trains from Renigunta line (via Chittor, Tirupati) to Jolarpettai line
KATPADI origin Passenger/MEMU train to Jolarpettai line
PF# 4 & 5:
Trains from Villupuram, Vellore line to Renigunta line (via Chittor, Tirupati)
Trains from Renigunta line (via Chittor, Tirupati) to Villupuram, Vellore line
KATPADI origin Passenger/MEMU train to Villupuram, Vellore line
......
Nonstop/Passing trains uses the tracks between Platform 1 & 2.

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Dec 03 (21:49)
Lead Pipe Rigidity^~   7529 blog posts   29745 correct pred (76% accurate)
Re# 4066055-3            Tags   Past Edits
Super.

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Dec 03 (23:03)
Jayashree ❖ Amita*^   23694 blog posts   145848 correct pred (80% accurate)
Re# 4066055-7            Tags   Past Edits
Tip is tooooo long..but..
One of the Top Tip .
Very well explained n its useful n helpful.
Thanks.

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Dec 03 (23:12)
Skumar~   681 blog posts   10236 correct pred (80% accurate)
Re# 4066055-8            Tags   Past Edits
Thanks. Created long in intention not to miss any single line around KPD and also
as per IRI attached picture Katpadi is one of the more halting trains
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General
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Nov 29 (23:23)   VLR/Vellore Cantt. (3 PFs)

Skumar~   681 blog posts   10236 correct pred (80% accurate)
Entry# 4054198            Tags   Past Edits
Vellore Cantonment railway station (in Vellore - Villupuram Line) is the nearest station to reach the attached main places.
Other then KATPADI Junction as main connectivity, VELLORE Cantonment also an optional station to reach these attached places.
Currently this station has few good Express/Passenger halting train connectivity as well as good Auto/taxi/bus/Hotel connection in walk able distance.

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Nov 30 (06:23)
sudhir~   9336 blog posts   3834 correct pred (68% accurate)
Re# 4054198-2            Tags   Past Edits
the comparative distance table is very useful for people to make a choice. thanks

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Nov 30 (06:53)
Lead Pipe Rigidity^~   7529 blog posts   29745 correct pred (76% accurate)
Re# 4054198-3            Tags   Past Edits
Aana Katpadi thaana VIT ku pakkam?

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Nov 30 (07:37)
Skumar~   681 blog posts   10236 correct pred (80% accurate)
Re# 4054198-4            Tags   Past Edits
Yes. Correct

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Nov 30 (08:08)
Lead Pipe Rigidity^~   7529 blog posts   29745 correct pred (76% accurate)
Re# 4054198-5            Tags   Past Edits
Adayum comments la podunga Anna.

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Nov 30 (08:23)
Skumar~   681 blog posts   10236 correct pred (80% accurate)
Re# 4054198-6            Tags   Past Edits
I just thought of sharing places near to vellore and not katpadi.. i didn't thought to include VIT.
I will do it.

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Nov 30 (19:41)
Skumar~   681 blog posts   10236 correct pred (80% accurate)
Re# 4054198-7            Tags   Past Edits
Updated Comparison chart to show VIT university and Vellore Central Jail
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Amenities
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Jul 21 (04:49)   KPD/Katpadi Junction (5 PFs)

Skumar~   681 blog posts   10236 correct pred (80% accurate)
Entry# 3646471            Tags   Past Edits
Katpadi Junction Amenities
1. CMC Hospital Help desk @ Platform 1
2. Emergency Medical center in Main building near Platform 1
3. Lift service
4. Unreserved ticket counter at Main building
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entrance
5. Separate building for Reserved/unreserved booking adjacent to Main Building
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Lodging
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Jul 16 (07:46)   KPD/Katpadi Junction (5 PFs)

Skumar~   681 blog posts   10236 correct pred (80% accurate)
Entry# 3633128            Tags   Past Edits
காட்பாடி சந்திப்பு ஓய்வு அறை கட்டணம்
KATPADI Junction Retiring Room Tariff
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Auto/Taxi/Bus
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Mar 21 2016 (20:05)   KPD/Katpadi Junction (5 PFs)

RKatCMCvellore   2 blog posts
Entry# 1775158            Tags   Past Edits
Very frequent town buses (Bus number 1 and 2) from Station to CMC and back. Don't fall into the trap of Auto drivers. They charge too much, fleece the innocent patients and are very rude. They'll demand more than agreed amount once you reach the destination.
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