is a railway station lying between Dindigul
. It is formally listed as Kodaikanal Road (railway station code KQN). It serves as a rail to bus transfer point for passengers going to the popular tourist destination of Kodaikanal
, a hill station
in Tamil Nadu
, about 2 hours distant via a ghat road
. It also serves the nearby village of Ammayanayakkanur
. Among the approximately 30 trains per day that serve Kodai Road is the Pandian Express
, which runs between Chennai Egmore
This station is also a business hub with retail shops open for 24 hours day. It is on the National Highway 7, which is heavily used by lorry traffic..
Nearby is Mariamman Temple with a uniqueness being the Deity (Shakti) is in Suyambu form. The temple is famous for its Chitrai festival which lasts for 10 days.
List of railway stations in India
". . . which runs between Chennai and Chennai Egmore" should be changed to " . . . which runs between Chennai Egmore and Madurai."