There are 7 ways to get from Coimbatore to Puducherry by bus, train, taxi, car or plane

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

Recommended option

Bus  •  8 h 15 min

$8 - $12

Cheapest option

Train  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Puducherry Exp

$7 - $18

5 alternative options

Bus via Chennai  •  14 h 18 min

$17 - $24

Taxi  •  5 h 1 min

  1. 238 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  5 h 1 min

  1. 238 miles

$35 - $60

Fly to Pondicherry  •  8 h 9 min

  1. CJB - PNY

$65 - $308

Fly to Madras, train  •  6 h 30 min

  1. CJB - MAA

$32 - $129

What companies run services between Coimbatore, India and Puducherry, India?

RedBus operates a bus from Coimbatore to Puducherry every 2 hours. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 8 h 15 min. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Coimbatore to Puducherry twice a week. Tickets cost $7 - $18 and the journey takes 9 h 20 min.

Airlines
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Coimbatore to Pondicherry via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Coimbatore to Pondicherry via Madras, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Coimbatore to Pondicherry via Pune, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Coimbatore to Pondicherry via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
12 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Coimbatore to Pondicherry via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Coimbatore to Pondicherry via Pune, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Coimbatore to Pondicherry via Hyderabad, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Coimbatore to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Coimbatore to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Coimbatore to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Coimbatore to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Train operators
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Coimbatore to Pondicherry
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Coimbatore to Chennai
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Pondicherry
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Coimbatore to Puducherry
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Bharathi Taxi
Phone
+91 91 30 002000
Website
bharathicalltaxi.in
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 422 44 22 44 22
Website
meru.in
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Coimbatore and Puducherry is 329 km. The road distance is 381 km.

The cheapest way to get from Coimbatore to Puducherry is to bus which costs ₹550 - ₹800 and takes 8 h 15 min.

The quickest way to get from Coimbatore to Puducherry is to taxi which takes 5 h 1 min and costs ₹5,000 - ₹6,000.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Coimbatore Junction (CBE) and arriving at Puducherry (PDY). Services depart twice a week, and operate Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 9 h 20 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Coimbatore and arriving at Pondicherry. Services depart every two hours. The journey takes approximately 8 h 15 min.

The bus from Coimbatore to Pondicherry takes 8 h 15 min including transfers and departs every two hours.