There are 4 ways to get from Karur to Ambur by train, bus, taxi or car
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Take the bus from Karur to Ambur
Take a taxi from Karur to Ambur
Drive from Karur to Ambur
Karur to Ambur by train
The train journey time between Karur and Ambur is around 4h 51m and covers a distance of around 277 km. The fastest train normally takes 4h 36m. Services are operated by Indian Railways. Typically three trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
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Karur to Ambur train schedules
Trains departing Sunday, October 24, 2021
Trains departing Monday, October 25, 2021
Trains departing Thursday, October 28, 2021
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Ambur is 1800118797.
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Last updated: 20 Oct 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Karur to Ambur is to bus which costs ₹440 - ₹650 and takes 5h 26m.
The quickest way to get from Karur to Ambur is to taxi which costs ₹4,200 - ₹5,000 and takes 3h 22m.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Karur and arriving at Ambur. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 26m.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Karur and arriving at Ambur. Services depart three times a week, and operate Wednesday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 4h 36m.
The distance between Karur and Ambur is 215 km. The road distance is 236.6 km.
The best way to get from Karur to Ambur without a car is to train which takes 4h 36m and costs ₹180 - ₹1,000.
The train from Karur to Ambur takes 4h 36m including transfers and departs three times a week.
Karur to Ambur bus services, operated by SETC, depart from Karur station.
Karur to Ambur train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Karur station.
The best way to get from Karur to Ambur is to train which takes 4h 36m and costs ₹180 - ₹1,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹440 - ₹650 and takes 5h 26m.
What companies run services between Karur, India and Ambur, India?
Indian Railways operates a train from Karur to Ambur 3 times a week. Tickets cost ₹180 - ₹1,000 and the journey takes 4h 36m. Alternatively, SETC operates a bus from Karur to Ambur hourly. Tickets cost ₹440 - ₹650 and the journey takes 5h 26m.
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.
Train from Karur to Ambur
- Ave. Duration
- 4h 36m
- 3 times a week
- Estimated price
- ₹180 - ₹1,000
- Book at
- Sleeper Class
- ₹180 - ₹240
- Third AC (3A)
- ₹550 - ₹700
- Second AC (2A)
- ₹750 - ₹1,000
- Ave. Duration
- 3h 22m
- Estimated price
- ₹4,200 - ₹5,000
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More Questions & Answers
Karur to Ambur bus services, operated by SETC, arrive at Ambur station.
Karur to Ambur train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Ambur station.
Yes, the driving distance between Karur to Ambur is 237 km. It takes approximately 3h 22m to drive from Karur to Ambur.
There are one+ hotels available in Ambur. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.