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

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Train via Villupuram Junction (VM)  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Kumbakonam (KMU) to Villupuram Junction (VM) Tcn - Ms Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Villupuram Junction (VM) to Tiruttani (TRT) Ncj-Csmt Exp / ...

$6 - $28

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

$22 - $28

Train  •  10 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Kumbakonam (KMU) to Chennai Egmore (MS) Tcn - Ms Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Korattur to Tiruttani

$7 - $17

Taxi  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kumbakonam to Thiruthani 169.7 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Kumbakonam to Thiruthani 169.7 miles

$27 - $40

Train, fly  •  8 h 19 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 Tambaram (TBM) to Tiruttani (TRT)

$28 - $151

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Kumbakonam to Thiruthani. However, there are services departing from Kumbakonam (KMU) and arriving at Tiruttani (TRT) via Villupuram Junction (VM). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 6 min.

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The distance between Kumbakonam and Thiruthani is 247 km. The road distance is 271.5 km.

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The best way to get from Kumbakonam to Thiruthani without a car is to train which takes 8 h 6 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 6 min to get from Kumbakonam to Thiruthani, including transfers.

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Kumbakonam to Thiruthani train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Kumbakonam (KMU) station.

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The quickest flight from Tiruchirapalli Airport to Madras Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Kumbakonam to Thiruthani train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Tiruttani (TRT) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kumbakonam to Thiruthani is 272 km. It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to drive from Kumbakonam to Thiruthani.

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Jet Airways and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Tiruchirapalli Airport to Madras Airport.

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There are four+ hotels available in Thiruthani. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kumbakonam to Thiruthani.
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  • Distance: 154.6 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 6 min

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

You can take a train from Kumbakonam to Thiruthani via Villupuram Junction (VM) in around 8 h 6 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $150
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $210
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Kumbakonam (KMU) to Villupuram Junction (VM)
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Villupuram Junction (VM) to Tiruttani (TRT)
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kumbakonam (KMU) to Chennai Egmore (MS)
Ave. Duration
6 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kumbakonam (KMU) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ)
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tambaram (TBM) to Tiruttani (TRT)
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $13
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
$13 - $16
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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