Southern Railway will run special trains to Coimbatore, Nagercoil, Kannur, Sengottai, Tuticorin, Mangalore, Kollam and Kochuveli and back to meet the demands of the passengers during the summer season. Advance reservations will begin on February 12. Chennai Central–Coimbatore (0621) superfast specials will leave at 10.20 pm on Wednesdays, from April 15 to June 17. Chennai Egmore–- Nagercoil (0601) specials will leave at 8.25 pm on Thursdays, from April 2 to June 25. Chennai Central–Nagercoil (0607) superfast specials (via Erode, Karur, Dindigul) will depart at 12.45 pm on Mondays, from April 6 to June 29.
Chennai Egmore-–Nagercoil (0603) specials will leave at 11.45 pm on Fridays, from April 3 to June 26. Chennai Egmore–Nagercoil 0605 specials will leave at 6.40 pm on Tuesdays, from April 7 to June 23. Train no. 0623 Chennai Egmore–Coimbatore superfast specials (via Chennai Beach, Arakkonam) will leave at 10 pm on Sundays, from April 5 to June 28. Chennai Egmore–Sengottai (0609) specials will leave 8.25 pm on Saturdays, from April 4 to June 27. Chennai Central–Tuticorin (0611) superfast specials via Jolarpet, Salem, Karur will leave at 7.40 pm on Wednesdays and reach Tuticorin at 9.45 am the next day. The services will be operated on all Wednesdays from April 15 to June 24. Chennai Central–Kannur (0625) specials will leave at 10.20 pm on Fridays and arrive at Kannur at 1.20 pm the next day.
The services will be operated on Fridays from April 10 to June 26. Chennai Central–Mangalore (0627) specials will leave at 5 pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays, from April 14 to June 25. Chennai Central-–Kollam (0645) specials will leave at 8.30 pm on Saturdays and Mondays and reach Kollam at 11.30 am the next day, from April 11 to June 25. Chennai Central–Kochuveli (0647) specials via Alleppey will leave at 11.30 pm on Wednesdays and arrive at 4.20 pm at Kochuveli the next day, from April 15 to June 24.