There are 5 ways to get from Erode to Thiruchendur Murugan temple by train, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Tuticorin Exp

$16 - $28

Cheapest option

Train via Virudunagar Junction (VPT)  •  11 h 10 min

  1. Tuticorin Exp / ...
  2. Tiruchendur Exp

$8 - $31

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  9 h 44 min

  1. Chennai Exp / ...

$10 - $27

Taxi  •  5 h 16 min

  1. 230.3 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  5 h 16 min

  1. 230.3 miles

$35 - $55

What companies run services between Erode, India and Thiruchendur Murugan temple, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Erode to Thiruchendur Murugan temple once daily. Tickets cost $6 - $18 and the journey takes 6 h 59 min.

Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Erode Junction (ED) to Milavittan (MVN)
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Erode Junction (ED) to Salem Junction (SA)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Erode Junction (ED) to Virudunagar Junction (VPT)
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Virudunagar Junction (VPT) to Tiruchendur (TCN)
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Erode to Thiruchendur Murugan temple
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Erode and Thiruchendur Murugan temple is 320 km. The road distance is 368 km.

The cheapest way to get from Erode to Thiruchendur Murugan temple is to train and bus which costs ₹650 - ₹1,900 and takes 9 h 44 min.

The quickest way to get from Erode to Thiruchendur Murugan temple is to taxi which takes 5 h 16 min and costs ₹4,900 - ₹6,000.

No, there is no direct train from Erode to Thiruchendur Murugan temple. However, there are services departing from Erode Junction (ED) and arriving at Tiruchendur (TCN) via Virudunagar Junction (VPT). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 10 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 40 min to get from Erode to Thiruchendur Murugan temple, including transfers.