Travel from Kottayam to Palani

Bus or train from Kottayam to Palani?

Indian Railways operates a train from Kottayam to Palani hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $16 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min. Indian Railways also services this route once a week. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Kottayam to Palani once daily. Tickets cost $8 - $13 and the journey takes 6 h 55 min. Kerala State Road Transport Corporation also services this route twice daily.

How to get from Kottayam to Palani

From Kottayam (KTYM) train to Thrisur (TCR), train to Palani (PLNI), then taxi to Palani. 7 h 55 min ₹1,741. From Kottayam bus to Dindigul then bus to Palani. 9 h 39 min ₹797. From Kottayam bus to Ernakulam then bus to Palani. 11 h ₹1,287. From Kottayam taxi to Palani. 4 h 15 min ₹4,930. From Kottayam drive to Palani. 4 h 15 min ₹2,290.
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    Kottayam to Palani:

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      1 Train
      • One-Way approx: USD $7 - $33
      • Duration: 7 h 55 min
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      2 Bus via Dindigul
      • One-Way approx: USD $11 - $15
      • Duration: 9 h 39 min
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      • One-Way approx: USD $17 - $24
      • Duration: 11 h
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      • One-Way approx: USD $65 - $80
      • Duration: 4 h 15 min
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      • Duration: 4 h 15 min
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