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There are 5 ways to get from Kozhikode to Ambur by train, car or plane

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Train  •  9h 26m

  1. Take the train from Kozhikkode to Jolarpettai 02686 / ...

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Drive  •  6h 53m

  1. Drive from Kozhikode to Ambur 494.4 km

Fly Calicut to Madras, train  •  6h 8m

  1. Fly from Calicut (CCJ) to Madras (MAA) CCJ - MAA
  2. Take the train from Chennai Central to Ambur

Fly Calicut to Bengaluru, train  •  7h 48m

  1. Fly from Calicut (CCJ) to Bengaluru (BLR) CCJ - BLR
  2. Take the train from Krishnarajapurm to Ambur

Train to Kannur, fly to Bengaluru, train  •  9h 47m

  1. Take the train from Kozhikkode to Thalassery
  2. Fly from Kannur (CNN) to Bengaluru (BLR) CNN - BLR
  3. Take the train from Krishnarajapurm to Ambur

Kozhikode to Ambur by train

The train journey time between Kozhikode and Ambur is around 11h 33m and covers a distance of around 485 km. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 22m. The fastest train normally takes 9h 3m. Operated by Indian Railways, the Kozhikode to Ambur train service departs from Kozhikkode and arrives in Ambur. Typically 15 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
9h 11m
Layover time:
2h 22m
Total time:
11h 33m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
9h 3m
Train distance:
485 km
Trains per week:
15
Cheapest price:
₹342
Carbon emissions:
25 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
03:05
Last train departs at:
23:35

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Kozhikode to Ambur train schedules

Kozhikode → Ambur
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If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 1800118797

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Ambur is 1800118797.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Ambur is recommended.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1800118797.

Last updated: 20 Oct 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Kozhikode to Ambur is to train which costs ₹340 - ₹1,900 and takes 9h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Kozhikode to Ambur is to fly and train which costs ₹4,000 - ₹9,500 and takes 6h 8m.

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No, there is no direct train from Kozhikode to Ambur. However, there are services departing from Kozhikkode and arriving at Ambur via Jolarpettai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 26m.

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The distance between Kozhikode and Ambur is 363 km. The road distance is 494.4 km.

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The best way to get from Kozhikode to Ambur without a car is to train which takes 9h 26m and costs ₹340 - ₹1,900.

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It takes approximately 9h 26m to get from Kozhikode to Ambur, including transfers.

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Kozhikode to Ambur train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Kozhikkode station.

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The quickest flight from Calicut Airport to Madras Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Kozhikode to Ambur train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Jolarpettai station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kozhikode to Ambur is 494 km. It takes approximately 6h 53m to drive from Kozhikode to Ambur.

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  • Distance: 362.5 km
  • Duration: 9h 26m

What companies run services between Kozhikode, India and Ambur, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Kozhikkode to Jolarpettai 3 times a day. Tickets cost ₹250 - ₹1,300 and the journey takes 7h 58m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Calicut to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,600 - ₹6,500
Flights from Calicut to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,100 - ₹8,000
Flights from Kannur to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,800 - ₹7,000
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Calicut to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
₹3,100 - ₹11,000
Flights from Kannur to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
₹2,700 - ₹9,500
Train operators
Indian Railways

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.

Contact Details
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Kozhikkode to Jolarpettai
Ave. Duration
7h 58m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
₹250 - ₹1,300
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹250 - ₹320
Third AC (3A)
₹700 - ₹900
Second AC (2A)
₹1,000 - ₹1,300
Train from Chennai Central to Ambur
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₹150 - ₹850
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹150 - ₹190
Third AC (3A)
₹470 - ₹600
Second AC (2A)
₹650 - ₹850
Train from Krishnarajapurm to Ambur
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
₹140 - ₹800
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹140 - ₹180
Third AC (3A)
₹450 - ₹600
Second AC (2A)
₹600 - ₹800
Train from Kozhikkode to Thalassery
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹100 - ₹650
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹100 - ₹140
Third AC (3A)
₹370 - ₹460
Second AC (2A)
₹500 - ₹650

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IndiGo Airlines offers flights from Calicut Airport to Madras Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Ambur. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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The best way to get from Kozhikode to Calicut Airport is to taxi which takes 29 min and costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,400.

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