There are 6 ways to get from Kumbakonam to Thiruthani by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train via Villuparam Junction (VM)  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Kumbakonam (KMU) to Villuparam Junction (VM) Rmm Muv Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Villuparam Junction (VM) to Tiruttani (TRT) Ncj Mumbai Exp / ...

$5 - $31

5 alternative options

Bus, taxi  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Kumbakonam to Chennai
  2. Take a taxi from Vellavedu to Thiruthani

$24 - $31

Train  •  9 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Kumbakonam (KMU) to Mambalam (MBM) Chennai Exp
  2. Take the train from Korattur to Tiruttani

$7 - $19

Taxi  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kumbakonam to Thiruthani 169.7 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Kumbakonam to Thiruthani 169.7 miles

$27 - $40

Train, fly  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Kumbakonam (KMU) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ)
  2. Fly from Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) to Madras (MAA) TRZ - MAA
  3. Take the train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Tiruttani (TRT)

$29 - $154

What companies run services between Kumbakonam, India and Thiruthani, India?

You can take a train from Kumbakonam to Thiruthani via Villuparam Junction (VM) in around 8 h 3 min.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $210
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Kumbakonam (KMU) to Villuparam Junction (VM)
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Villuparam Junction (VM) to Tiruttani (TRT)
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kumbakonam (KMU) to Mambalam (MBM)
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kumbakonam (KMU) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ)
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Tiruttani (TRT)
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Chennai Suburban
Website
erail.in
Train from Korattur to Tiruttani
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
chennaiepages.com
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Vellavedu to Thiruthani
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Yellow Taxi
Phone
+91 44 26 54 26 26
Website
yellowcalltaxi.com
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 44 44 22 44 22
Website
merucabs.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Kumbakonam to Thiruthani?

The distance between Kumbakonam and Thiruthani is 247 km. The road distance is 272 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Kumbakonam to Thiruthani?

The cheapest way to get from Kumbakonam to Thiruthani is to train which costs ₹470 - ₹1,300 and takes 9 h 51 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Kumbakonam to Thiruthani?

The quickest way to get from Kumbakonam to Thiruthani is to taxi which takes 4 h 3 min and costs ₹3,000 - ₹3,700.

Is there a direct train between Kumbakonam and Thiruthani?

No, there is no direct train from Kumbakonam to Thiruthani. However, there are services departing from Kumbakonam (KMU) and arriving at Tiruttani (TRT) via Villuparam Junction (VM). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 3 min.

How long does it take to get from Kumbakonam to Thiruthani?

It takes approximately 8 h 3 min to get from Kumbakonam to Thiruthani, including transfers.