Thiruvananthapuram Central Railway Station is one of the major railway stations in
Kerala. It is situated at Thampanoor, 8 km away from the Trivandrum International Airport. The Central Bus Station is situated just opposite the railway station. Rajdhani Express plies between Thiruvananthapuram and New Delhi twice-a-week. The longest running train in the country, Himsagar Express (
Kanyakumari - Kashmir) passes through Thiruvananthapuram.
Kollam is the major station towards north.
In the immediate vicinity of the station, there are a number of hotels and restaurants that cater for all tourist needs.
Dial local line 131 for general enquiries, 132 for reservations, or 1361 to avail Interactive Voice Response service.