There are 4 ways to get from Kāraikkudi to Thiruvananthapuram by train, taxi, car or plane

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  •  9 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Karaikkudi Junction (KKDI) to Nagercoil Junction (NCJ) Pdy Cape Exp
  2. Take the train from Nagercoil Junction (NCJ) to Trivandrum Cntl (TVC) Ms Guruvayur Exp / ...

$7 - $31

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kāraikkudi to Thiruvananthapuram 224.1 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Kāraikkudi to Thiruvananthapuram 224.1 miles

$35 - $55

Taxi, fly  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kāraikkudi to Madurai
  2. Fly from Madurai (IXM) to Trivandrum (TRV) IXM - TRV

$74 - $291

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

You can take a train from Kāraikkudi to Thiruvananthapuram via Nagercoil Junction (NCJ) in around 9 h 32 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madurai to Trivandrum via Madras
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Madurai to Trivandrum via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from Madurai to Trivandrum via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madurai to Trivandrum via Madras
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madurai to Trivandrum via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Karaikkudi Junction (KKDI) to Nagercoil Junction (NCJ)
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$5 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Nagercoil Junction (NCJ) to Trivandrum Cntl (TVC)
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from Kāraikkudi to Thiruvananthapuram
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Kāraikkudi to Thiruvananthapuram?

The distance between Kāraikkudi and Thiruvananthapuram is 266 km. The road distance is 359 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Kāraikkudi to Thiruvananthapuram?

The cheapest way to get from Kāraikkudi to Thiruvananthapuram is to train which costs ₹450 - ₹2,100 and takes 9 h 32 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Kāraikkudi to Thiruvananthapuram?

The quickest way to get from Kāraikkudi to Thiruvananthapuram is to taxi and fly which takes 5 h 30 min and costs ₹4,800 - ₹20,000.

Is there a direct train between Kāraikkudi and Thiruvananthapuram?

No, there is no direct train from Kāraikkudi to Thiruvananthapuram. However, there are services departing from Karaikkudi Junction (KKDI) and arriving at Trivandrum Cntl (TVC) via Nagercoil Junction (NCJ). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 32 min.

How long does it take to get from Kāraikkudi to Thiruvananthapuram?

It takes approximately 9 h 32 min to get from Kāraikkudi to Thiruvananthapuram, including transfers.