There are 4 ways to get from Erode to Kāraikkudi by 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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Bus  •  11 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Erode to Tindivanam
  2. Take the bus from Tindivanam to Karaikudi

$15 - $22

Cheapest option

Night train  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the night train from Erode Junction (ED) to Karaikkudi Junction (KKDI) Cbe-Rmm Wkly Exp.

$4 - $16

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Erode to Kāraikkudi 145.5 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Erode to Kāraikkudi 145.5 miles

$23 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Erode to Kāraikkudi is to night train which costs ₹290 - ₹1,100 and takes 4 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Erode to Kāraikkudi is to taxi which costs ₹3,600 - ₹4,400 and takes 3 h 25 min.

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The distance between Erode and Kāraikkudi is 182 km. The road distance is 232.8 km.

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It takes approximately 11 h 17 min to get from Erode to Kāraikkudi, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Erode to Kāraikkudi. However, there are services departing from Erode and arriving at Karaikudi via Tindivanam. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 17 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Erode Junction (ED) and arriving at Karaikkudi Junction (KKDI). This train operates Tuesday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 40 min.

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What companies run services between Erode, India and Kāraikkudi, India?

You can take a bus from Erode to Kāraikkudi via Tindivanam in around 11 h 17 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Bus from Tindivanam to Karaikudi
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
Other operators
Taxi from Erode to Kāraikkudi
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65

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