There are 5 ways to get from Kannur to Palani by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

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Train  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Kannur (CAN) to Palakkad (PGT) Mas-Maq Exp. / ...
  2. Take the train from Palakkad (PGT) to Palani (PLNI) Tvc-Mdu Amritha Exp / ...

$6 - $27

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Bus  •  10 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Kannur to Palani

$7 - $15

Taxi  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kannur to Palani 204.5 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Kannur to Palani 204.5 miles

$30 - $50

Train, fly, taxi  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Kannur (CAN) to Kozhikkode (CLT)
  2. Fly from Calicut (CCJ) to Coimbatore (CJB) CCJ - CJB
  3. Take a taxi from Coimbatore to Palani

$74 - $287

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kannur and arriving at Palani. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kannur to Palani. However, there are services departing from Kannur (CAN) and arriving at Palani (PLNI) via Palakkad (PGT). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 50 min.

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The distance between Kannur and Palani is 284 km. The road distance is 327.1 km.

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The best way to get from Kannur to Palani without a car is to train which takes 7 h 50 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 50 min to get from Kannur to Palani, including transfers.

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Kannur to Palani bus services, operated by Kerala State Road Transport Corporation, depart from Kannur station.

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Kannur to Palani train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Kannur (CAN) station.

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The best way to get from Kannur to Palani is to train which takes 7 h 50 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 10 h 6 min.

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There is no direct flight from Calicut Airport to Coimbatore Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Kannur to Palani bus services, operated by Kerala State Road Transport Corporation, arrive at Palani station.

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Map of how to get from Kannur to Palani.
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  • Distance: 177.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 50 min

What companies run services between Kannur, India and Palani, India?

You can take a train from Kannur to Palani via Palakkad (PGT) in around 7 h 50 min. Alternatively, Kerala State Road Transport Corporation operates a bus from Kannur to Palani twice daily. Tickets cost $9 - $15 and the journey takes 10 h 6 min. RedBus also services this route once daily.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Calicut to Coimbatore via Madras
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Calicut to Coimbatore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Flights from Calicut to Coimbatore via Bengaluru, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Flights from Calicut to Coimbatore via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Calicut to Coimbatore via Bengaluru, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Calicut to Coimbatore via Madras
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Calicut to Coimbatore via Hyderabad, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Calicut to Coimbatore via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Jet Lite
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Calicut to Coimbatore via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Kannur (CAN) to Palakkad (PGT)
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Palakkad (PGT) to Palani (PLNI)
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kannur (CAN) to Kozhikkode (CLT)
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Kerala State Road Transport Corporation
Website
ksrtconline.com
Bus from Kannur to Palani
Ave. Duration
10 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
keralartc.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kannur to Palani
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70

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Kannur to Palani train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Palani (PLNI) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kannur to Palani is 327 km. It takes approximately 5 h 1 min to drive from Kannur to Palani.

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Air India Limited, Jet Lite, Spicejet and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Calicut Airport to Coimbatore Airport.

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There are 305+ hotels available in Palani. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

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