There are 4 ways to get from Kannur to Palani by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  7 h 48 min

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

$6 - $30

3 alternative options

Bus  •  10 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Kannur to Palani

$8 - $16

Taxi  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kannur to Palani 204.5 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Kannur to Palani 204.5 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kannur to Palani is to bus which costs ₹550 - ₹1,100 and takes 10 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kannur to Palani is to taxi which costs ₹4,300 - ₹5,500 and takes 5 h 1 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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It takes approximately 7 h 48 min to get from Kannur to Palani, including transfers.

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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 48 min.

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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 48 min. Alternatively, Kerala State Road Transport Corporation operates a bus from Kannur to Palani twice daily. Tickets cost $10 - $16 and the journey takes 10 h 6 min. RedBus also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Kannur (CAN) to Palakkad (PGT)
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Palakkad (PGT) to Palani (PLNI)
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $15
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
$10 - $16
Schedules at
keralartc.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kannur to Palani
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75

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