16629/16630 Malabar Express

About Malabar Express

The Malabar Express is an express train in South India that has been named after the enchanting Malabar Coast. It includes the south-western regions along the coast, from Thiruvananthapuram Central to Mangalore Central. As it is evident from its name, the train establishes the connection between north Kerala’s Malabar regions to the south.

The Malabar Express is one of the longest time taking trains running between Thiruvananthapuram and Malabar. The Indian Railways operates the Malabar Express at present.

The Malabar Express train number is 16629 when it travels from Mangalore Central to Thiruvananthapuram Central. The Malabar Express train number is 16630 when it carries passengers from Thiruvananthapuram Central to Mangalore Central.

History of the Malabar Express

When the Malabar Express was introduced, it carried passengers from Mangalore to Madras. At that time it had a different name- the Madras Mangalore Malabar Express. In the year 1963, the route of the train was extended up to Cochin Harbour Terminus. Afterward, the direction of the Malabar Express was further extended up to the Thiruvananthapuram Central.

16630 Malabar Express- Bangalore cantt to Trivandrum
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The Malabar Express train speed

The Malabar Express speed is 42 km per hour. It is the average speed of the train. Running at this speed, the time taken by the train to complete its journey is 14 hours and 50 minutes.

The route of the Malabar Express

The Malabar Express route is from Mangalore Central to Thiruvananthapuram Central. The total distance that the train covers is 394 miles or 634 km. The train stops 50 times in between its origin and its destination.

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16629 Coach

Significant stations where the Malabar Express stops

Some of the major stations from where you can board the Malabar Express train are Aluva, Ferok, Tirur, Nileshwar, Murukkampuzha, Changanaseri, Kuttippuram, Tanur, Shorapur Junction, Payyanur, Uppsala, Valapattanam, Vatakara, Thrissur Railway Station, Ernakulam Town, Kayankulam Junction, Varkala, etc.

Timings of the Malabar Express

The Malabar Express with train number 16629 commences its journey at 18:30 from Trivandrum and arrives at Mangalore on the next morning, at 10:10. When the 16630 Malabar Express train runs from Mangalore to Trivandrum, it leaves Mangalore station at 18:15 and arrives at the Trivandrum platform on the next morning at 9:10. So, the maximum part of the journey is travelled at night.

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Why should you travel in the Malabar Express?

The Malabar Express is a very punctual train. It is one of the most preferred trains in Kerala. There are clean toilets, catering facilities, comfortable seats and all other necessary amenities.

16629/16630 Malabar Express Fare Information

Class2A3ASL
Base Fare1240860325
Reservation Charges504020
Super fast charges000
Fuel Charges000
GST65450
Other Charges000
Catering Charges000
Dynamic Fare000
Total Fare1355945345

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16629 Malabar Express from  Thiruvananthapuram to Mangaluru Central, Timetable, Schedule and Route

CodeStation NameArrivesDepartsPF
TVCThiruvananthapuram CentralStarts18:454
KZKKazhakkuttam18:5718:58
MQUMurukkampuzha19:0519:06
CRYChirayinkeezhu19:1219:13
KVUKadakavur19:1819:19
VAKVarkala Sivagiri19:4019:41
PVUParavur19:5319:54
QLNKollam Junction20:2220:2500:00
STKTSasthamkotta20:4020:41
KPYKarunagappalli20:5220:53
KYJKayamkulam Junction21:1521:17
MVLKMavelikara21:2521:2600:00
CNGRChengannur21:3621:3800:00
TRVLTiruvalla21:4821:4900:00
CGYChanganassery21:5922:0000:00
KTYMKottayam22:2722:3000:00
PVRDPiravom Road23:0023:01
TRTRThrippunithura23:2123:2200:00
ERNErnakulam Town23:5023:5500:00
AWYAluva00:2000:2200:00
AFKAngamaly for Kalady00:3200:3300:00
CKIChalakkudy00:4900:5000:00
IJKIrinjalakkuda00:5800:59
TCRThrissur01:2001:2300:00
SRRShoranur Junction02:4002:50
PTBPattambi03:0403:0500:00
KTUKuttippuram03:2303:2500:00
TIRTirur03:4403:4500:00
TATanur03:5403:55
PGIParappanangadi04:0204:03
FKFerok04:1904:20
CLTKozhikode Main04:4004:45
QLDKoyilandy05:0405:05
BDJVadakara05:2405:252
MAHEMahe05:3905:401
TLYThalassery05:5305:551
CANKannur Main06:2506:301
VAPMValapattanam06:3906:40
KPQKannapuram06:4906:501
PAZPayangadi06:5907:001
ELMEzhimala07:0407:05
PAYPayyanur07:1407:151
TKQTrikarpur07:2407:25
CHVCharvattur07:3907:40
NLENileshwar07:4907:50
KZEKanhangad08:0408:05
BFRBekal Fort08:1408:15
KQKKotikulam08:2408:25
KGQKasaragod08:3908:402
KMQKumbala08:4908:50
UAAUppala08:5909:00
MJSManjeshwar09:0909:10
ULLUllal09:1909:20
MAQMangaluru Central10:15 Ends2

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16630 Malabar Express from Mangaluru Central to Thiruvananthapuram, Timetable, Schedule and Route

Train CodeStation NameArrivesDepartsPlatform No.
MAQMangaluru Central18:1511
ULLUllal18:3318:34
MJSManjeshwar18:4118:42
UAAUppala18:4918:50
KMQKumbala18:5919:00
KGQKasaragod19:0919:1000:00
KQKKotikulam19:1919:2000:00
BFRBekal Fort19:2519:2600:00
KZEKanhangad19:3819:40
NLENileshwar19:4919:50
CHVCharvattur19:5619:58
TKQTrikarpur20:0420:05
PAYPayyanur20:1020:1200:00
ELMEzhimala20:1920:20
PAZPayangadi20:2820:3000:00
KPQKannapuram20:3920:4000:00
VAPMValapattanam20:4720:48
CANKannur Main21:0521:1000:00
TLYThalassery21:2821:3000:00
MAHEMahe21:3921:4000:00
BDJVadakara21:4921:5000:00
QLDKoyilandy22:0922:10
CLTKozhikode Main22:5523:00
FKFerok23:1423:15
PGIParappanangadi23:3423:35
TATanur23:4423:45
TIRTirur23:5323:552,3
KTUKuttippuram00:1300:1500:00
PTBPattambi00:3300:3500:00
SRRShoranur Junction01:0501:15
TCRThrissur02:0302:051
IJKIrinjalakkuda02:2702:28
CKIChalakkudy02:3402:351
AFKAngamaly for Kalady02:5402:551
AWYAluva03:0503:071
ERNErnakulam Town03:4003:452
PVRDPiravom Road04:2004:21
KTYMKottayam04:5004:531
CGYChanganassery05:1905:203
TRVLTiruvalla05:3005:313
CNGRChengannur05:4105:431
MVLKMavelikara05:5305:543
KYJKayamkulam Junction06:0506:07
KPYKarunagappalli06:2006:211
STKTSasthamkotta06:3206:33
QLNKollam Junction07:0507:101
PVUParavur07:2407:25
VAKVarkala Sivagiri07:3907:402
KVUKadakavur07:5507:563
CRYChirayinkeezhu08:0008:01
MQUMurukkampuzha08:1008:11
KZKKazhakkuttam08:2608:271
TVPThiruvananthapuram Pettah09:0009:011
TVCThiruvananthapuram Central09:10 Ends4

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