Travel within India is: Partially open. See details.
Rome2rio uses cookies to help personalize content and show you personalised ads. By proceeding, you accept the use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy. You may opt out of personalised ads at any time. OK

Need a hotel room in Thrissur?

Book now

There are 7 ways to get from Chennai to Thalikulam by plane, taxi, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended

Fly to Kochi, taxi

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Kochi (COK)
  2. Take a taxi from Kochi to Thalikulam

Cheapest

Train

  1. Take the train from Chennai Central to Thrisur

Fly to Coimbatore, train

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Coimbatore (CJB)
  2. Take the train from Coimbatore Jn to Thrisur

Fly to Calicut, taxi

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Calicut (CCJ)
  2. Take a taxi from Calicut to Thalikulam

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Thrissur

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Chennai to Thalikulam

Drive

  1. Drive from Chennai to Thalikulam

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Thalikulam is to bus which costs ₹1,350 - ₹1,450 and takes 9h 29m.

More details

The fastest way to get from Chennai to Thalikulam is to fly and taxi. Taking this option will cost ₹3,800 - ₹9,500 and takes 3h 19m.

More details

The distance between Chennai and Thalikulam is 542 km. The road distance is 657.2 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Chennai to Thalikulam without a car is to bus which takes 9h 29m and costs ₹1,350 - ₹1,450.

More details

It takes approximately 3h 19m to get from Chennai to Thalikulam, including transfers.

More details

The best way to get from Chennai to Thalikulam is to bus which takes 9h 29m and costs ₹1,350 - ₹1,450. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹650 - ₹2,000 and takes 9h 36m.

Mode details

The quickest flight from Madras Airport to Kochi Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

Search flights

Yes, the driving distance between Chennai to Thalikulam is 657 km. It takes approximately 9h to drive from Chennai to Thalikulam.

Get driving directions

Air India Limited, Spicejet and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Madras Airport to Kochi Airport.

Search flights

There are 22+ hotels available in Thalikulam. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Chennai to Thalikulam.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 542.2 km
  • Duration: 3h 19m

What companies run services between Chennai, India and Thalikulam, India?

Parveen Travels operates a bus from Chennai to Thrissur every 4 hours. Tickets cost ₹921 and the journey takes 7h 12m. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Chennai Central to Thrisur every 4 hours. Tickets cost ₹310 - ₹1,600 and the journey takes 9h 17m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,600 - ₹13,000
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,300 - ₹13,000
Flights from Madras to Calicut
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,900 - ₹9,500
Flights from Madras to Calicut via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,900 - ₹9,500
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,800 - ₹13,000
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,000 - ₹24,000
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹2,700 - ₹7,500
Train operators
Indian Railways

India’s national rail operator runs passenger and freight trains on both long-distance and suburban routes across the country, from slower multi-stop to faster and more comfortable services. It’s a practical and affordable way to explore the country. Advance ticket bookings usually open 120 days before the date of the journey for Indian nationals; 365 days for international travellers. You’ll be allocated a seat or berth when you book and choose your class of travel.

Contact Details
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Coimbatore Jn to Thrisur
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹130 - ₹750
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹130 - ₹170
Third AC (3A)
₹420 - ₹550
Second AC (2A)
₹550 - ₹750
Train from Chennai Central to Thrisur
Ave. Duration
9h 17m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₹310 - ₹1,600
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹310 - ₹400
Third AC (3A)
₹850 - ₹1,100
Second AC (2A)
₹1,200 - ₹1,600
Bus operators
Parveen Travels
Phone
044 4900 7555/ 1800 102 0999
Email
customercare@parveentravels.com
Website
parveentravels.com
Bus from Chennai to Thrissur
Ave. Duration
7h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₹921
Schedules at
parveentravels.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kochi to Thalikulam
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
₹1,200 - ₹1,600
Kerala Tourist Taxi
Phone
+91 99 47 27 66 20
Website
keralatouristtaxi.com
B Cabs
Phone
+91 98 95 11 88 77
Website
bcabs.com

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including How to get from Luton Airport into central London, Travelling by boat in Italy and 4 of the smartest ways to explore Australia - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

The best way to get from Chennai to Madras Airport is to line 40701 train which takes 21 min and costs ₹85 - ₹550.

More details