Travel from Kolkata to Tamil-Nadu

Bus or train from Kolkata to Tamil Nadu?

Indian Railways operates a train from Kolkata to Tamil Nadu 4 times a week. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 33 h 18 min. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Kolkata to Tamil Nadu 4 times a day. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 27 h 35 min. 2 other operators also service this route.

How to get from Kolkata to Tamil Nadu

ModeDurationPrice
From Sealdah‎ train to Gora Bazaar, bus to Kolkata airport, fly to Madurai airport, taxi to Madurai Junction (MDU), train to Manaparai (MPA), then taxi to Tamil Nadu.9 h 38 min$248
From Sealdah‎ train to Gora Bazaar, bus to Kolkata airport, fly to Tiruchirapalli airport, then taxi to Tamil Nadu.7 h 9 min$236
From Sealdah‎ train to Gora Bazaar, bus to Kolkata airport, fly to Coimbatore airport, taxi to Pilamedu (PLMD), train to Mahadanapuram (MMH), then taxi to Tamil Nadu.11 h 44 min$241
From Sealdah‎ train to Gora Bazaar, bus to Kolkata airport, fly to Madras airport, train to Tambaram (TBM), train to Kulitalai (KLT), then taxi to Tamil Nadu.12 h 21 min$123
From Sealdah‎ train to Gora Bazaar, bus to Kolkata airport, fly to Bengaluru airport, taxi to Bangalore Cant (BNC), train to Kulitalai (KLT), then taxi to Tamil Nadu.13 h 15 min$110
From Sealdah‎ train to Gora Bazaar, bus to Kolkata airport, fly to Kochi airport, taxi to Angamali (AFK), train to Kulitalai (KLT), then taxi to Tamil Nadu.15 h 20 min$108
From Howrah Junction (HWH) train to Srirangam (SRGM) then taxi to Tamil Nadu.34 h 3 min$56
From Kolkata bus to Ranigunj, taxi to Hyderabad, bus to Bangalore, bus to Karur, then taxi to Tamil Nadu.44 h 49 min$52
From Kolkata drive to Tamil Nadu.28 h 20 min$246