Chennai Beach Railway Station is one of the major suburban stations in Chennai
. It is the terminus of the electrified double meter-gauge line from Tambaram
. Broad gauge line links beach station with Chennai and Southern Mahratta Railway from Royapuram. Mass Rapid Transit Rail System (MRTS) train service is possible between Chennai Beach and Tiruvanmiyur
Chennai Beach Railway Station is located about 2 km from Chennai Fort Railway Station. Passenger trains connecting Chennai Beach and Kanchipuram (including Chennai Beach-Kanchipuram Passenger) run through this station. Trains coming from north to Chennai Egmore Railway Station (5 km away) have stoppage at this station.
Seat reservation is computerized. For enhancing safety, Auxiliary Warning System has been implemented at the station. Suburban train services are available from Chennai Beach Station to Thiruvanmiyur and Tambaram.
Marina Beach, a popular tourist spot, is located nearby.
Nearest major station: Chennai Egmore Railway Station
Nearest main bus terminal: Chennai Bus Station
Nearest airport: Chennai International Airport
Station Code: MSB