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There are 8 ways to get from Kāraikudi to Ambur by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

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Train

  1. Take the train from Karaikkudi Jn to Tiruchchirapali
  2. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali to Ambur

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Karaikudi to Trichy
  2. Take the bus from Trichy to Karur
  3. Take the bus from Karur to Ambur

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Kāraikudi to Ambur

Drive

  1. Drive from Kāraikudi to Ambur

Taxi to Madurai, fly to Madras, train

  1. Take a taxi from Kāraikudi to Madurai
  2. Fly from Madurai (IXM) to Madras (MAA)
  3. Take the train from Chennai Central to Ambur

Train to Tiruchirapalli, fly to Madras, train

  1. Take the train from Karaikkudi Jn to Tiruchchirapali
  2. Fly from Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) to Madras (MAA)
  3. Take the train from Chennai Central to Ambur

Taxi to Madurai, fly to Bengaluru, train

  1. Take a taxi from Kāraikudi to Madurai
  2. Fly from Madurai (IXM) to Bengaluru (BLR)
  3. Take the train from Krishnarajapurm to Ambur

Train to Tiruchirapalli, fly to Bengaluru, train

  1. Take the train from Karaikkudi Jn to Tiruchchirapali
  2. Fly from Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) to Bengaluru (BLR)
  3. Take the train from Krishnarajapurm to Ambur

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The cheapest way to get from Kāraikudi to Ambur is to train which costs ₹320 - ₹1,800 and takes 9h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Kāraikudi to Ambur is to taxi which costs ₹6,500 - ₹8,000 and takes 5h 23m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kāraikudi to Ambur. However, there are services departing from Karaikudi and arriving at Ambur via Trichy and Karur. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 46m.

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No, there is no direct train from Kāraikudi to Ambur. However, there are services departing from Karaikkudi Jn and arriving at Ambur via Tiruchchirapali. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 26m.

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It is 302 km from Kāraikudi to Ambur. It is approximately 375.3 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Kāraikudi to Ambur without a car is to train which takes 9h 26m and costs ₹320 - ₹1,800.

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It takes approximately 9h 26m to get from Kāraikudi to Ambur, including transfers.

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Kāraikudi to Ambur bus services, operated by Parveen Travels, depart from Karaikudi station.

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Kāraikudi to Ambur train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Karaikkudi Jn station.

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The best way to get from Kāraikudi to Ambur is to train which takes 9h 26m and costs ₹320 - ₹1,800. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 10h 46m.

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  • Distance: 302.3 km
  • Duration: 9h 26m

What companies run services between Kāraikudi, India and Ambur, India?

You can take a train from Kāraikudi to Ambur via Tiruchchirapali in around 9h 26m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kāraikudi to Ambur via Trichy and Karur in around 10h 46m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madurai to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,000 - ₹8,500
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹1,700 - ₹7,000
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹1,700 - ₹7,000
Flights from Madurai to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,300 - ₹8,500
Flights from Madurai to Bengaluru via Madras
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,800 - ₹10,000
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,900 - ₹6,000
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madurai to Madras
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹1,500 - ₹9,500
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madurai to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,400 - ₹6,500
Train operators
Indian Railways

India’s national rail operator runs passenger and freight trains on both long-distance and suburban routes across the country, from slower multi-stop to faster and more comfortable services. It’s a practical and affordable way to explore the country. Advance ticket bookings usually open 120 days before the date of the journey for Indian nationals; 365 days for international travellers. You’ll be allocated a seat or berth when you book and choose your class of travel.

Contact Details
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Karaikkudi Jn to Tiruchchirapali
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
₹110 - ₹700
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹110 - ₹150
Third AC (3A)
₹390 - ₹490
Second AC (2A)
₹500 - ₹700
Train from Tiruchchirapali to Ambur
Ave. Duration
7h 1m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
₹210 - ₹1,100
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹210 - ₹270
Third AC (3A)
₹600 - ₹800
Second AC (2A)
₹850 - ₹1,100
Train from Chennai Central to Ambur
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₹150 - ₹850
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹150 - ₹190
Third AC (3A)
₹470 - ₹600
Second AC (2A)
₹650 - ₹850
Train from Krishnarajapurm to Ambur
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
₹140 - ₹800
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹140 - ₹180
Third AC (3A)
₹450 - ₹600
Second AC (2A)
₹600 - ₹800
Bus operators
Parveen Travels
Phone
044 4900 7555/ 1800 102 0999
Email
customercare@parveentravels.com
Website
parveentravels.com
Bus from Karaikudi to Trichy
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
parveentravels.com
Bus from Trichy to Karur
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
parveentravels.com
SETC
Phone
9513508001
Email
commercial@tnstc.in
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Karur to Ambur
Ave. Duration
5h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹440 - ₹650
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Kāraikudi to Ambur
Ave. Duration
5h 23m
Estimated price
₹6,500 - ₹8,000

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The quickest flight from Madurai Airport to Madras Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Kāraikudi to Ambur bus services, operated by SETC, arrive at Ambur station.

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Kāraikudi to Ambur train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Ambur station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kāraikudi to Ambur is 375 km. It takes approximately 5h 23m to drive from Kāraikudi to Ambur.

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Air India Limited, Spicejet and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Madurai Airport to Madras Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Ambur. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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