There are 4 ways to get from Puducherry to Thanjavur by bus, train, taxi or car
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Bus • 4h 2m
Train • 4h 43m
₹150 - ₹170
2 alternative options
Taxi • 2h 42m
₹2,200 - ₹2,700
Drive • 2h 42m
₹1,300 - ₹1,900
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Puducherry to Thanjavur is to train which costs ₹150 - ₹170 and takes 4h 43m.
The quickest way to get from Puducherry to Thanjavur is to taxi which costs ₹2,200 - ₹2,700 and takes 2h 42m.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pondicherry and arriving at Tanjore. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 2m.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Pondicherry and arriving at Thanjavur. Services depart once a week, and operate Thursday. The journey takes approximately 4h 43m.
The distance between Puducherry and Thanjavur is 148 km. The road distance is 178 km.
The best way to get from Puducherry to Thanjavur without a car is to bus which takes 4h 2m and costs ₹526.
The bus from Pondicherry to Tanjore takes 4h 2m including transfers and departs twice daily.
Puducherry to Thanjavur bus services, operated by Parveen Travels, depart from Pondicherry station.
Puducherry to Thanjavur train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Pondicherry station.
The best way to get from Puducherry to Thanjavur is to bus which takes 4h 2m and costs ₹526. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹150 - ₹170 and takes 4h 43m.
What companies run services between Puducherry, India and Thanjavur, India?
Parveen Travels operates a bus from Puducherry to Thanjavur twice daily. Tickets cost ₹526 and the journey takes 4h 2m. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Puducherry to Thanjavur once a week. Tickets cost ₹150 - ₹170 and the journey takes 4h 43m.
Train from Pondicherry to Thanjavur
- Ave. Duration
- 4h 43m
- Once a week
- Estimated price
- ₹150 - ₹170
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More Questions & Answers
Puducherry to Thanjavur bus services, operated by Parveen Travels, arrive at Tanjore station.
Puducherry to Thanjavur train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Thanjavur station.
Yes, the driving distance between Puducherry to Thanjavur is 178 km. It takes approximately 2h 42m to drive from Puducherry to Thanjavur.
There are 45+ hotels available in Thanjavur. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.