There are 4 ways to get from Nagapattinam to Kodaikānāl by train, bus, taxi or car

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  •  11 h 1 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

$15 - $41

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Nagapattinam to Dindigul
  2. Take the bus from Dindigul to Kodaikanal

$11 - $15

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Nagapattinam to Kodaikānāl 219.1 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Nagapattinam to Kodaikānāl 219.1 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nagapattinam to Kodaikānāl is to bus which costs ₹700 - ₹1,100 and takes 9 h 14 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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It takes approximately 11 h 1 min to get from Nagapattinam to Kodaikānāl, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nagapattinam to Kodaikānāl. However, there are services departing from Nagapattinam and arriving at Kodaikanal via Dindigul. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 14 min.

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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 1 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nagapattinam to Kodaikānāl via Dindigul in around 9 h 14 min.

Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Nagappattinam (NGT) to Karur (KRR)
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Karur (KRR) to Palani (PLNI)
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Nagapattinam to Dindigul
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Bus from Dindigul to Kodaikanal
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Nagapattinam to Kodaikānāl
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Bharathi Taxi
Phone
+91 91 30 002000
Website
bharathicalltaxi.in

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