There are 6 ways to get from Kozhikode to Chidambaram by bus, train, taxi, car or plane

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Bus  •  14 h

  1. Take the bus from Calicut to Ernakulam
  2. Take the bus from Ernakulam to Chidambaram

$16 - $23

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Train, bus  •  15 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Kozhikkode (CLT) to Vridhachalam Junction (VRI) Maq Ms Exp / ...
  2. Take the bus from Vridhachalam to Chidambaram

$12 - $23

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Taxi  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kozhikode to Chidambaram 324.6 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Kozhikode to Chidambaram 324.6 miles

$50 - $80

Fly to Pondicherry, bus  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Calicut (CCJ) to Pondicherry (PNY) CCJ - PNY
  2. Take the bus from Puducherry to Chidambaram

$57 - $222

Fly to Madras, train  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Calicut (CCJ) to Madras (MAA) CCJ - MAA
  2. Take the train from Tambaram (TBM) to Chidambaram (CDM)

$50 - $269

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kozhikode to Chidambaram is to bus which costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,700 and takes 14 h.

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The quickest way to get from Kozhikode to Chidambaram is to fly and bus which costs ₹4,100 - ₹16,000 and takes 6 h 46 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kozhikode to Chidambaram. However, there are services departing from Calicut and arriving at Chidambaram via Ernakulam. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h.

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The distance between Kozhikode and Chidambaram is 427 km. The road distance is 519.3 km.

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The best way to get from Kozhikode to Chidambaram without a car is to bus which takes 14 h and costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,700.

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It takes approximately 14 h to get from Kozhikode to Chidambaram, including transfers.

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Kozhikode to Chidambaram bus services, operated by RedBus, depart from Calicut station.

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There is no direct flight from Calicut Airport to Pondicherry Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Kozhikode to Chidambaram bus services, operated by RedBus, arrive at Chidambaram station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kozhikode to Chidambaram is 519 km. It takes approximately 7 h 14 min to drive from Kozhikode to Chidambaram.

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  • Distance: 266.7 miles
  • Duration: 14 h

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

You can take a bus from Kozhikode to Chidambaram via Ernakulam in around 14 h.

Airlines
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Calicut to Pondicherry via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from Calicut to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $400
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Calicut to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Flights from Calicut to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Air India Express
Website
airindiaexpress.in
Flights from Calicut to Madras via Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $180
Train operators
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Calicut to Ernakulam
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Ernakulam to Chidambaram
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Vridhachalam to Chidambaram
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Bus from Puducherry to Chidambaram
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Kozhikode to Chidambaram
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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