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

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Bus SETC  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Puducherry to Chennai

$11 - $15

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Train  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Pondicherry (PDY) to Chennai Egmore (MS) Pdy-Ms Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Chennai Beach to Kavaraipettai

$10 - $22

3 alternative options

Bus RedBus  •  12 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Pondicherry to Periyamedu
  2. Take the bus from Kilkondaiyur to Veerapuram 120E

$14 - $18

Taxi  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Puducherry to Periyapalayam 118.7 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Puducherry to Periyapalayam 118.7 miles

$19 - $28

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The cheapest way to get from Puducherry to Periyapalayam is to bus which costs ₹800 - ₹1,100 and takes 3 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puducherry to Periyapalayam is to taxi which costs ₹2,900 - ₹3,600 and takes 2 h 40 min.

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The distance between Puducherry and Periyapalayam is 155 km. The road distance is 190 km.

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The best way to get from Puducherry to Periyapalayam without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 58 min and costs ₹800 - ₹1,100.

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It takes approximately 3 h 58 min to get from Puducherry to Periyapalayam, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Puducherry to Periyapalayam is to bus which takes 3 h 58 min and costs ₹800 - ₹1,100. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹650 - ₹1,700 and takes 5 h 21 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Puducherry to Periyapalayam is 190 km. It takes approximately 2 h 40 min to drive from Puducherry to Periyapalayam.

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There are one+ hotels available in Periyapalayam. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 96.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 58 min

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

SETC operates a bus from Puducherry to Periyapalayam every 3 hours. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 2 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Puducherry to Periyapalayam via Chennai Egmore (MS), Chennai Egmore, Chennai Beach, and Kavaraipettai in around 5 h 21 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Puducherry to Chennai
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tnstc.in
MTC
Bus from Kilkondaiyur to Veerapuram
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
mtcbus.org
Other operators
Taxi from Puducherry to Periyapalayam
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Devaki Travels
Phone
+91 413 225 7199
Website
devakitravels.com
Fast Track Call Taxi
Phone
+91 413 2888999
Website
fasttrackcalltaxi.in

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