There are 8 ways to get from New Delhi to Kāraikkudi by plane, taxi, train, night train, bus 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

Fly to Madurai, taxi  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Madurai (IXM) DEL - IXM
  2. Take a taxi from Madurai to Kāraikkudi

$88 - $359

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the bus from Delhi to Mumbai 8
  2. Take the bus from Mumbai to Bangalore
  3. Take the bus from Bangalore to Karaikudi

$42 - $64

6 alternative options

Fly to Tiruchirapalli, train  •  8 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) DEL - TRZ
  2. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Karaikkudi Junction (KKDI)

$90 - $231

Fly to Coimbatore, night train  •  11 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Coimbatore (CJB) DEL - CJB
  2. Take the night train from Coimbatore Junction (CBE) to Karaikkudi Junction (KKDI)

$69 - $252

Train  •  40 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from New Delhi (NDLS) to Chennai Central (MAS) Tamil Nadu Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Chennai Egmore (MS) to Karaikkudi Junction (KKDI) Rameswaram Exp / ...

$46 - $68

Train, bus  •  45 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from H Nizamuddin (NZM) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) Thirukkural Exp / ...
  2. Take the bus from Tiruchirapalli to Karaikudi

$44 - $61

Train, night train  •  45 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from New Delhi (NDLS) to Erode Junction (ED) Kerala Exp / ...
  2. Take the night train from Erode Junction (ED) to Karaikkudi Junction (KKDI) Rameswaram Exp

$46 - $69

Drive  •  34 h 17 min

  1. Drive from New Delhi to Kāraikkudi 1560.3 miles

$250 - $370

What companies run services between New Delhi, India and Kāraikkudi, India?

You can take a train from New Delhi to Kāraikkudi via Chennai Central (MAS), Chennai Park, Chennai Egmore, and Chennai Egmore (MS) in around 40 h 40 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New Delhi to Kāraikkudi via Mumbai, Mumbai Central, Vidya Vihar, Mumbai, and Bangalore in around 2 days 5 h.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Delhi to Madurai via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Delhi to Madurai via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Delhi to Madurai via Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Delhi to Tiruchirapalli via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Delhi to Tiruchirapalli via Madras
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Delhi to Tiruchirapalli via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Delhi to Tiruchirapalli via Patna, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Delhi to Tiruchirapalli via Jaipur, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Delhi to Tiruchirapalli via Lucknow, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Delhi to Tiruchirapalli via Indore, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Delhi to Tiruchirapalli via Bhopal, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Delhi to Tiruchirapalli via Vadodara, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Delhi to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $470
Flights from Delhi to Coimbatore via Madras
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $470
Flights from Delhi to Coimbatore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $470
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Delhi to Madurai via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Delhi to Madurai via Madras
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Delhi to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Delhi to Coimbatore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Delhi to Coimbatore via Madras
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Delhi to Coimbatore via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Delhi to Coimbatore via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Delhi to Madurai
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Delhi to Madurai via Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $700
Flights from Delhi to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Delhi to Coimbatore via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Air India Express
Website
airindiaexpress.in
Flights from Delhi to Madurai
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Delhi to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Delhi to Madurai via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Delhi to Tiruchirapalli via Colombo
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Karaikkudi Junction (KKDI)
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Night train from Coimbatore Junction (CBE) to Karaikkudi Junction (KKDI)
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$7 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from New Delhi (NDLS) to Chennai Central (MAS)
Ave. Duration
32 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Chennai Egmore (MS) to Karaikkudi Junction (KKDI)
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from H Nizamuddin (NZM) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ)
Ave. Duration
41 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from New Delhi (NDLS) to Erode Junction (ED)
Ave. Duration
39 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Book at
irctc.co.in
Night train from Erode Junction (ED) to Karaikkudi Junction (KKDI)
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$5 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Tiruchirapalli to Karaikudi
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tnstc.in
RSRTC
Bus from Delhi to Mumbai
Ave. Duration
23 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Schedules at
rsrtconline.rajasthan.gov.in
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Mumbai to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
18 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Bangalore to Karaikudi
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Madurai to Kāraikkudi
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Friends Track Call Taxi
Phone
+91 452 266 77 77
Website
Fast Track Call Taxi
Phone
+91 452 288 8999
Website
madurai.fasttrackcalltaxi.in

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from New Delhi to Kāraikkudi?

The distance between New Delhi and Kāraikkudi is 2071 km. The road distance is 2496 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from New Delhi to Kāraikkudi?

The cheapest way to get from New Delhi to Kāraikkudi is to bus which costs ₹2,700 - ₹4,300 and takes 2 days 5 h.

What is the fastest way to get from New Delhi to Kāraikkudi?

The quickest way to get from New Delhi to Kāraikkudi is to fly and taxi which takes 6 h 5 min and costs ₹5,500 - ₹24,000.

Is there a direct train between New Delhi and Kāraikkudi?

No, there is no direct train from New Delhi to Kāraikkudi. However, there are services departing from New Delhi (NDLS) and arriving at Karaikkudi Junction (KKDI) via Erode Junction (ED). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 45 h 30 min.

How long does it take to get from New Delhi to Kāraikkudi?

It takes approximately 6 h 5 min to get from New Delhi to Kāraikkudi, including transfers.