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There are 5 ways to get from Erode to Alathur by train, bus, night train, taxi 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.

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Train

  1. Take the train from Erode Jn to Nidamangalam

Cheapest

Night train

  1. Take the night train from Erode Jn to Mannargudi

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Erode to Salem
  2. Take the bus from Salem to (Thanjavur) Tanjore New Bus Stand

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Erode to Alathur

Drive

  1. Drive from Erode to Alathur

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Erode to Alathur is to night train which costs ₹650 - ₹1,500 and takes 6h 14m.

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The fastest way to get from Erode to Alathur is to taxi which takes 3h 34m and costs ₹3,600 - ₹4,400.

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The distance between Erode and Alathur is 201 km. The road distance is 231.9 km.

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The best way to get from Erode to Alathur without a car is to train which takes 4h 57m and costs ₹800 - ₹1,700.

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It takes approximately 4h 57m to get from Erode to Alathur, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Erode to Alathur is to train which takes 4h 57m and costs ₹800 - ₹1,700. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹1,700 - ₹2,300 and takes 6h 21m.

Mode details

Yes, the driving distance between Erode to Alathur is 232 km. It takes approximately 3h 34m to drive from Erode to Alathur.

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Map of how to get from Erode to Alathur.
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  • Distance: 200.6 km
  • Duration: 4h 57m

What companies run services between Erode, India and Alathur, Tamil Nādu, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Erode Jn to Nidamangalam once daily. Tickets cost ₹160 - ₹900 and the journey takes 4h 19m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Erode to Alathur via Salem and (Thanjavur) Tanjore New Bus Stand in around 6h 21m.

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 Erode Jn to Nidamangalam
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹160 - ₹900
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹160 - ₹210
Third AC (3A)
₹500 - ₹650
Second AC (2A)
₹700 - ₹900
Night train from Erode Jn to Mannargudi
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹170 - ₹900
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹170 - ₹220
Third AC (3A)
₹500 - ₹650
Second AC (2A)
₹700 - ₹900
Bus operators
Kallada Tours and Travels
Phone
8893555000
Email
info@kalladatravels.com
Website
kalladatravels.com
Bus from Erode to Salem
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₹450 - ₹650
Schedules at
kalladatravels.com
Bus from Salem to (Thanjavur) Tanjore New Bus Stand
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹600 - ₹850
Schedules at
kalladatravels.com
Parveen Travels
Phone
044 4900 7555/ 1800 102 0999
Email
customercare@parveentravels.com
Website
parveentravels.com
Bus from Erode to Salem
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
parveentravels.com
Other operators
Taxi from Erode to Alathur
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
Estimated price
₹3,600 - ₹4,400
Periyar Taxi
Phone
+91 42 42 27 22 87
Harine  Taxi
Phone
+91 42 42 22 55 55
Dora Call Taxi
Phone
+91 42 42 00 70 07
Website
dora-call-taxi.business.site

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