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Recommended option

Bus RedBus  •  7 h 30 min

$8 - $12

6 alternative options

Bus SETC  •  7 h 47 min

$9 - $13

Train  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Maq Chennai Exp

$9 - $20

Taxi  •  3 h 52 min

  1. 187.7 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  3 h 52 min

  1. 187.7 miles

$30 - $45

Fly to Madras, train  •  5 h 11 min

  1. CJB - MAA

$33 - $131

Fly to Tiruchirapalli, train  •  6 h 1 min

  1. CJB - TRZ

$78 - $414

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

RedBus operates a bus from Coimbatore to Virudhachalam 3 times a day. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 7 h 30 min. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Coimbatore to Virudhachalam once daily. Tickets cost $7 - $18 and the journey takes 7 h 48 min.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Coimbatore to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Coimbatore to Tiruchirapalli via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Flights from Coimbatore to Tiruchirapalli via Madras
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Flights from Coimbatore to Tiruchirapalli via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Coimbatore to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Coimbatore to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
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
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Coimbatore Nrth (CBF) to Vridhachalam Junction (VRI)
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tambaram (TBM) to Vridhachalam Junction (VRI)
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Vridhachalam Junction (VRI)
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Coimbatore to Vridhachalam
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Coimbatore to Virudhachalam
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
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 Virudhachalam is 264 km. The road distance is 300 km.

The cheapest way to get from Coimbatore to Virudhachalam is to bus which costs ₹600 - ₹900 and takes 7 h 47 min.

The quickest way to get from Coimbatore to Virudhachalam is to taxi which takes 3 h 52 min and costs ₹4,000 - ₹4,800.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Coimbatore and arriving at Virudhachalam. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 30 min.

The bus from Coimbatore to Virudhachalam takes 7 h 30 min including transfers and departs three times a day.