There are 5 ways to get from Mannargudi to Puducherry by train, bus, night train, taxi or car

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Train  •  3h 21m

  1. Take the train from Mannargudi to Tiruppadirippuliyur 16864

₹553 - ₹683

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Night train  •  4h 54m

  1. Take the night train from Mannargudi to Villupuram Jn 16180

₹224 - ₹260

3 alternative options

Bus  •  4h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Thiruthuraipoondi to Pondicherry

Taxi  •  2h 42m

  1. Take a taxi from Mannargudi to Puducherry 175.4 km

₹2,700 - ₹3,300

Drive  •  2h 42m

  1. Drive from Mannargudi to Puducherry 175.4 km

₹1,300 - ₹2,000

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The cheapest way to get from Mannargudi to Puducherry is to night train which costs ₹220 - ₹260 and takes 4h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Mannargudi to Puducherry is to taxi which costs ₹2,700 - ₹3,300 and takes 2h 42m.

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The distance between Mannargudi and Puducherry is 147 km. The road distance is 175.4 km.

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The best way to get from Mannargudi to Puducherry without a car is to train which takes 3h 21m and costs ₹550 - ₹700.

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It takes approximately 3h 21m to get from Mannargudi to Puducherry, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Mannargudi to Puducherry is to train which takes 3h 21m and costs ₹550 - ₹700. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4h 43m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mannargudi to Puducherry is 175 km. It takes approximately 2h 42m to drive from Mannargudi to Puducherry.

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There are 672+ hotels available in Puducherry. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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What companies run services between Mannargudi, India and Puducherry, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Mannargudi to Tiruppadirippuliyur once a week. Tickets cost ₹120 - ₹135 and the journey takes 2h 44m. Alternatively, Parveen Travels operates a bus from Thiruthuraipoondi to Pondicherry once daily, and the journey takes 4h 16m.

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 Mannargudi to Tiruppadirippuliyur
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
₹120 - ₹135
Book at
irctc.co.in
Night train from Mannargudi to Villupuram Jn
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹130 - ₹150
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Parveen Travels
Website
parveentravels.com
Bus from Thiruthuraipoondi to Pondicherry
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
parveentravels.com
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Taxi from Mannargudi to Puducherry
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
Estimated price
₹2,700 - ₹3,300

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