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There are 5 ways to get from Nagapattinam to Kodaikānāl by bus, taxi, train or car

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Recommended option

Bus RedBus, taxi  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Nagapattinam to Madurai
  2. Take a taxi from Madurai to Kodaikānāl

$36 - $45

Cheapest option

Train  •  11 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Nagappattinam (NGT) to Karur (KRR) Kik-Ersexp / ...
  2. Take the train from Karur (KRR) to Palani (PLNI) Mas-Pgt Exp

$14 - $38

3 alternative options

Bus SETC, taxi  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Nagapattinam to Madurai 527 / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Madurai to Kodaikānāl

$35 - $44

Taxi  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Nagapattinam to Kodaikānāl 219.1 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Nagapattinam to Kodaikānāl 219.1 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Nagapattinam to Kodaikānāl is to train which costs ₹950 - ₹2,800 and takes 11 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nagapattinam to Kodaikānāl is to taxi which costs ₹7,500 - ₹9,500 and takes 6 h 5 min.

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The distance between Nagapattinam and Kodaikānāl is 264 km. The road distance is 350.5 km.

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The best way to get from Nagapattinam to Kodaikānāl without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 7 h 22 min and costs ₹2,600 - ₹3,400.

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It takes approximately 7 h 22 min to get from Nagapattinam to Kodaikānāl, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nagapattinam to Kodaikānāl is 350 km. It takes approximately 6 h 5 min to drive from Nagapattinam to Kodaikānāl.

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There are 303+ hotels available in Kodaikānāl. Prices start at $19 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Nagapattinam to Kodaikānāl.
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  • Distance: 164.9 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 22 min

What companies run services between Nagapattinam, India and Kodaikānāl, India?

You can take a train from Nagapattinam to Kodaikānāl via Karur (KRR) and Palani (PLNI) in around 11 h 9 min.

Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Nagappattinam (NGT) to Karur (KRR)
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Karur (KRR) to Palani (PLNI)
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Nagapattinam to Madurai
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
scribd.com
Other operators
Taxi from Madurai to Kodaikānāl
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Friends Track Call Taxi
Phone
+91 452 266 77 77
Website
Fast Track Call Taxi
Phone
+91 452 288 8999
Website
madurai.fasttrackcalltaxi.in
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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