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There are 3 ways to get from Kozhikode to Tamil Nādu by train, bus or car

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Train  •  11h 35m

  1. Take the train from Kozhikkode to Chennai Central 12686 / ...

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Bus  •  12h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Calicut New Bus Stand to Chennai Koyambed 100 Feet Road

Drive  •  9h 21m

  1. Drive from Kozhikode to Chennai 680.6 km
Kozhikode → Tamil Nādu
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The cheapest way to get from Kozhikode to Tamil Nādu is to train which costs ₹330 - ₹1,600 and takes 11h 35m.

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The fastest way to get from Kozhikode to Tamil Nādu is to drive which takes 9h 21m and costs ₹5,000 - ₹7,500.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kozhikkode and arriving at Chennai Central. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11h 35m.

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The distance between Kozhikode and Tamil Nādu is 285 km. The road distance is 680.6 km.

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The best way to get from Kozhikode to Tamil Nādu without a car is to train which takes 11h 35m and costs ₹330 - ₹1,600.

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The train from Kozhikkode to Chennai Central takes 11h 35m including transfers and departs three times a day.

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

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The best way to get from Kozhikode to Tamil Nādu is to train which takes 11h 35m and costs ₹330 - ₹1,600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,700 and takes 12h 51m.

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Kozhikode to Tamil Nādu train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Chennai Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kozhikode to Tamil Nādu is 681 km. It takes approximately 9h 21m to drive from Kozhikode to Tamil Nādu.

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  • Distance: 284.7 km
  • Duration: 11h 35m

What companies run services between Kozhikode, India and Tamil Nādu, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Kozhikkode to Chennai Central 3 times a day. Tickets cost ₹330 - ₹1,600 and the journey takes 11h 35m. Alternatively, Kallada Tours and Travels operates a bus from Calicut New Bus Stand to Chennai Koyambed 100 Feet Road once daily. Tickets cost ₹1,100 - ₹1,600 and the journey takes 12h.

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 Chennai Central
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
₹330 - ₹1,600
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹330 - ₹420
Third AC (3A)
₹900 - ₹1,200
Second AC (2A)
₹1,300 - ₹1,600
Bus operators
Kallada Tours and Travels
Phone
8893555000
Email
info@kalladatravels.com
Website
kalladatravels.com
Bus from Calicut New Bus Stand to Chennai Koyambed 100 Feet Road
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹1,100 - ₹1,600
Schedules at
kalladatravels.com

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