The Railways will run special trains in the Mumbai- Ernakulam and Mumbai- Tirunelveli sectors via Konkan.
The 01065 Mumbai CST- Ernakulam Junction special will leave Mumbai at 4.40 p.m. on all Tuesdays between December 17 and January 7 to reach Ernakulam at 5.30 p.m. the next day.
The 01066 Ernakulam Junction- Mumbai CST special will leave Ernakulam at 11.30 p.m. on all Wednesdays between December 18 and January 8 to reach Mumbai at 00.35 hrs on Fridays.
The 01067 Mumbai CST- Tirunelveli Junction special will leave Mumbai at 00.20 hrs on all Saturdays between December 21 and January 4 to reach Tirunelveli at 11.15 a.m. on Sundays. The 01068 Tirunelveli Junction- Mumbai CST special will leave Tirunelveli at 1.30 p.m. on all Sundays from December 22 to January 5 to reach Mumbai CST at 11 p.m. on Mondays. Advance reservation will begin on November 27.