There are 4 ways to get from Kollam to Palani Murugan temple by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Kollam Junction (QLN) to Thrisur (TCR) Jan Shatabdi / ...
  2. Take the train from Thrisur (TCR) to Palani (PLNI) Ers Rmm Exp

$8 - $32

3 alternative options

Bus  •  11 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Kollam to Ernakulam
  2. Take the bus from Ernakulam to Palani

$16 - $23

Taxi  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kollam to Palani Murugan temple 216.3 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Kollam to Palani Murugan temple 216.3 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kollam to Palani Murugan temple is to bus which costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,600 and takes 11 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kollam to Palani Murugan temple is to taxi which takes 5 h 11 min and costs ₹4,600 - ₹5,500.

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The distance between Kollam and Palani Murugan temple is 201 km. The road distance is 346 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 44 min to get from Kollam to Palani Murugan temple, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kollam to Palani Murugan temple. However, there are services departing from Kollam and arriving at Palani via Ernakulam. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 34 min.

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What companies run services between Kollam, India and Palani Murugan temple, India?

You can take a train from Kollam to Palani Murugan temple via Thrisur (TCR) and Palani (PLNI) in around 8 h 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kollam to Palani Murugan temple via Ernakulam and Palani in around 11 h 34 min.

Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Kollam Junction (QLN) to Thrisur (TCR)
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Thrisur (TCR) to Palani (PLNI)
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Kollam to Ernakulam
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Ernakulam to Palani
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Kollam to Palani Murugan temple
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80

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