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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Kayankulam Junction (KYJ) to Thrisur (TCR) Hyderabad Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Thrisur (TCR) to Palani (PLNI) Ers Rmm Exp

$8 - $33

3 alternative options

Bus  •  10 h

  1. Take the bus from Kayamkulam to Ernakulam
  2. Take the bus from Ernakulam to Palani

$11 - $23

Taxi  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kayamkulam to Palani 205.9 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Kayamkulam to Palani 205.9 miles

$30 - $50

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

You can take a train from Kayamkulam to Palani via Thrisur (TCR) and Palani (PLNI) in around 8 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kayamkulam to Palani via Ernakulam in around 10 h.

Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Kayankulam Junction (KYJ) to Thrisur (TCR)
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Thrisur (TCR) to Palani (PLNI)
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$3 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Kayamkulam to Ernakulam
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Ernakulam to Palani
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Kerala State Road Transport Corporation
Website
ksrtconline.com
Bus from Kayakulam to Ernakulam
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
keralartc.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kayamkulam to Palani
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Kayamkulam to Palani?

The distance between Kayamkulam and Palani is 180 km. The road distance is 329 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Kayamkulam to Palani?

The cheapest way to get from Kayamkulam to Palani is to bus which costs ₹700 - ₹1,600 and takes 10 h.

What is the fastest way to get from Kayamkulam to Palani?

The quickest way to get from Kayamkulam to Palani is to taxi which takes 4 h 51 min and costs ₹4,700 - ₹6,000.

Is there a direct bus between Kayamkulam and Palani?

No, there is no direct bus from Kayamkulam to Palani. However, there are services departing from Kayamkulam and arriving at Palani via Ernakulam. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h.

How long does it take to get from Kayamkulam to Palani?

It takes approximately 8 h 3 min to get from Kayamkulam to Palani, including transfers.