Southern Railway

Address: GM Secretariet, Head Quarters Office, Parktown Chennai
Phone: 044-25353157, 044-25353455

Southern Railway - Not enough space in general compartments on weekends and festival time

5 days ago by Arutkavi in Indian Railways
Hi The train Palakkad express from Chennai to Palakkad has a unique route and lot of people are using the same train on weekends Friday evening and Sunday Evening and festival times. So railway management can add a extra general... Read more

Southern Railway - Reg running train theft

8 months ago by Janarthanan in Travel and Vacations
Dear sir I am janarthanan from kovilpatti. I travelled from salem to kovilpatti with my bag which contains my mobile phone and personal things. It was stolen while i m sleeping by a stranger. Train no 12689. Chennai central to... Read more

Refusing to book a window seat in spite of availability

Southern Railway - Refusing to book a window seat in spite of availability

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 by S.KRISHNAN in Indian Railways
On 13 11 2017 I booked second seating ticket for myself my wife by Pallavan Express No.12605 dt 01 12 2017 at Srirangam booking counter and specifically mentioned one window seat in the reservation form. But the Lady ticket clerk... Read more

Southern Railway - unscheduled rerouting of train without any valid resons

Sun, 01 Oct 2017 by Venkataraman Panchapakesan in Indian Railways
This is with regards to Guruyaur express Train number 16128 which was divered on 30 09 2017 at trichy station when it was just about to start to chennai . It was routed via salem and vridhachalam instead on normal... Read more

Southern Railway - Rejection Rs.50 note

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 by Ashok Tholiya in Indian Railways
The officers at the tiruvallur booking counter at about 12.55pm on 22 03 17 refused to accept my absolutely fine Rs. 50 note stating that banks don t accept them. I requested them to take it as my train was... Read more

Southern Railway - Poor performance of Tambaram Station Electric train Driver

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 by ARUNACHALAKANI in Indian Railways
On 19 3 17 sunday in your Tambaram Station about 12 15 p.m. one electric train came from Beach at Platform No.1. In announcement the train will leave Platform No.1 shortly towards Beach. More than 100 passengers entered into the... Read more

Southern Railway - 02 wheeler parking charges

Sun, 08 Jan 2017 by umashankar in Others
I went to book ticket at chennai railway station on 07 01 2017 by 1.00 p.m. in my 02 wheeler. I went to park my vehicle in the parking lot where the charges for 02 wheeler has been mentioned as... Read more

Southern Railway - amount not refunded natural disaster in chennai

Wed, 27 Jan 2016 by senthilkumar in Indian Railways
Dear Responsible We as a group booked the ticket from chennai to mysore and return from mysore to chennai Chennai to mysore on date 4th dec2015 Train got cancelled due to heavy flood in chennai pnr4625916399 4625916192 and I got... Read more

Southern Railways - Most uncomfortable train - Chennai -Bangalore Double Decker 22625

Tue, 27 Oct 2015 by Ramesh Raman in Indian Railways
The Chennai Bangalore Double Decker train no. 22625 is the most uncomfortable and passenger unfriendly train I have ever experienced Cramped seats Bottle Holder hitting against my leg making it more uncomfortable Lack of proper Luggage Racks only very small... Read more

Southern Railway - Chennai suburban train from Avadi to Velachery is regularly late

Sun, 04 Oct 2015 by in Travel and Vacations
Dear Sir I commute through the suburban train from Avadi to Velachery that starts at 7 40 am from Avadi. The scheduled arrival time of the train at Thiruvanmiyur is 9 05 am. However never since I traveled did the... Read more

Southern Railway - We had a terrible time travelling Mysore to Tiruchirappalli

Fri, 08 May 2015 by Narayanan in Indian Railways
Dear Sirs We are from Tiruchy Saraswati Vidhyalayam in BHEL Township Tiruchy 620014. We travelled from Tiruchy to Mysore and back as a group of about 45 members. On 30th April 2015 we travelled by S10 of the TPJ MY... Read more

Southern Railway - For season monthly.. monthly proof asking

Sun, 07 Sep 2014 by sathya in Indian Railways
Dear sir Why now a days your peoples Ticket counter are asking proof for monthly season proof for every month they asking. If we ask any thing means its supreme court order simply they telling the reason. So kindly provide... Read more

Southern Railway - Sanatorium railway subway inaccessible during rains

Fri, 15 Aug 2014 by Bharadwaj in Indian Railways
Due to detonating condition of sanatorium subway during rainy season water gets clogged and it makes it inaccessible for people to use the subway. Also it is difficult to cross from east to the west the suggestion is to... Read more

Southern Railway - Provide more First Class seats in compartment Extended Single Door to DoubleDoor

Fri, 06 Jun 2014 by CharlBreez in Indian Railways
Dear Sir Madam My Name is Charles Andrews.G Im living near by Thiruvallur Town I am regular traveler in First Class every day morning in the first class compartment always full there is no place to stand we could not... Read more

Southern Railway - shemales interrupting the passenger on beach to tambaram trains daily

Sat, 29 Mar 2014 by leocharath in Indian Railways
Dear sir madam I m a daily travelling the beach to tambaram trains the main issues is shemales are interrupting the passengers they will asking the money to passengers and they will misbehaving to the travellers...many passengers are afraid to... Read more

Southern Railway - disgusting state of compartments in charminar express form chennai to hyderabad

Mon, 14 Oct 2013 by amit in Indian Railways
I was travelling fom chennai to hyderabad by charminar express on 13oct 2013.details are pnr 4502152667 train no 12759 coach no a2 13 around 1am in the night myself n my wife woke up because we could no longer... Read more

Southern Railway - frequency of trains between beach and chengalpattu

Wed, 25 Sep 2013 by joshua jude in Indian Railways
sir there are nearly 9000 passengers travelling on an average between the beach and chengalpattu lines. however the growing patroange of commuters towards the railways has not been retaliated. there are only 35 pairs of trains running between beach and... Read more