There are 5 ways to get from Hyderabad to Kāraikkudi by plane, taxi, train, bus 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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Fly to Madurai, taxi  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Hyderabad (HYD) to Madurai (IXM) HYD - IXM
  2. Take a taxi from Madurai to Kāraikkudi

$63 - $194

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Bus  •  21 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Hyderabad to Bangalore
  2. Take the bus from Bangalore to Karaikudi

$16 - $22

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Fly to Tiruchirapalli, train  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Hyderabad (HYD) to Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) HYD - TRZ
  2. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Karaikkudi Junction (KKDI)

$71 - $335

Train  •  23 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Kacheguda (KCG) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) Kcg Ncj Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Karaikkudi Junction (KKDI) Ms-Rmm Superfast Exp / ...

$20 - $39

Drive  •  13 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Hyderabad to Kāraikkudi 609.1 miles

$95 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from Hyderabad to Kāraikkudi is to bus which costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,700 and takes 21 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hyderabad to Kāraikkudi is to fly and taxi which costs ₹4,500 - ₹14,000 and takes 3 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hyderabad to Kāraikkudi. However, there are services departing from Hyderabad and arriving at Karaikudi via Bangalore. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Hyderabad to Kāraikkudi. However, there are services departing from Kacheguda (KCG) and arriving at Karaikkudi Junction (KKDI) via Tiruchchirapali (TPJ). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 5 min.

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The distance between Hyderabad and Kāraikkudi is 814 km. The road distance is 974.6 km.

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The best way to get from Hyderabad to Kāraikkudi without a car is to bus which takes 21 h 25 min and costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,700.

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It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to get from Hyderabad to Kāraikkudi, including transfers.

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Hyderabad to Kāraikkudi bus services, operated by RedBus, depart from Hyderabad station.

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Hyderabad to Kāraikkudi train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Kacheguda (KCG) station.

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The best way to get from Hyderabad to Kāraikkudi is to bus which takes 21 h 25 min and costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,700. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹1,400 - ₹2,900 and takes 23 h 5 min.

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The quickest flight from Hyderabad Airport to Madurai Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 55 min.

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Hyderabad to Kāraikkudi bus services, operated by RedBus, arrive at Karaikudi station.

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Map of how to get from Hyderabad to Kāraikkudi.
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  • Distance: 509 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 45 min

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

You can take a bus from Hyderabad to Kāraikkudi via Bangalore in around 21 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Hyderabad to Kāraikkudi via Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) in around 23 h 5 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Hyderabad to Madurai
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $190
Flights from Hyderabad to Madurai via Madras
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $190
Flights from Hyderabad to Tiruchirapalli via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Hyderabad to Tiruchirapalli via Madras
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Hyderabad to Tiruchirapalli via Kochi
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Hyderabad to Tiruchirapalli via Goa, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Hyderabad to Tiruchirapalli via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Flights from Hyderabad to Tiruchirapalli via Kochi, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $370
Flights from Hyderabad to Tiruchirapalli via Rajahmundry, Madras
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Flights from Hyderabad to Tiruchirapalli via Bhubaneswar, Madras
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Hyderabad to Tiruchirapalli via Visakhapatnam, Madras
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $370
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Hyderabad to Madurai via Colombo
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $3,700
Flights from Hyderabad to Tiruchirapalli via Colombo
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $4,000
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Hyderabad to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Hyderabad to Madurai via Madras
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $500
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Hyderabad to Tiruchirapalli via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Karaikkudi Junction (KKDI)
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kacheguda (KCG) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ)
Ave. Duration
20 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Hyderabad to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Bangalore to Karaikudi
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Madurai to Kāraikkudi
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Friends Track Call Taxi
Phone
+91 452 266 77 77
Website
Fast Track Call Taxi
Phone
+91 452 288 8999
Website
madurai.fasttrackcalltaxi.in
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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