There are 5 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.

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Train  •  9 h

  1. Take the train from Karaikkudi Junction (KKDI) to Virudunagar Junction (VPT) Pdy-Cape Wkly Exp.
  2. Take the train from Virudunagar Junction (VPT) to Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC) Tpj-Tvc Intercity Exp / ...

$6 - $30

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kāraikkudi to Thiruvananthapuram 224.1 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Kāraikkudi to Thiruvananthapuram 224.1 miles

$35 - $55

Taxi to Madurai, fly  •  5 h 30 min

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

$73 - $289

Train to Tiruchirapalli, fly  •  6 h 23 min

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

$50 - $261

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kāraikkudi to Thiruvananthapuram is to train which costs ₹430 - ₹2,100 and takes 9 h.

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

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The distance between Kāraikkudi and Thiruvananthapuram is 266 km. The road distance is 358.5 km.

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

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No, there is no direct train from Kāraikkudi to Thiruvananthapuram. However, there are services departing from Karaikkudi Junction (KKDI) and arriving at Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC) via Virudunagar Junction (VPT). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h.

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

You can take a train from Kāraikkudi to Thiruvananthapuram via Virudunagar Junction (VPT) in around 9 h.

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 Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Madurai to Trivandrum via Madras, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flights from Madurai to Trivandrum via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Trivandrum via Madras
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Trivandrum via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Trivandrum via Bengaluru, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Trivandrum via Madras, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Trivandrum via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Trivandrum via Bengaluru, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $330
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
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Trivandrum via Madras
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madurai to Trivandrum via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Karaikkudi Junction (KKDI) to Virudunagar Junction (VPT)
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Virudunagar Junction (VPT) to Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC)
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Karaikkudi Junction (KKDI) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ)
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from Kāraikkudi to Thiruvananthapuram
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100

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