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There are 4 ways to get from Pulikkanny to Achankovil by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  5h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Kodakara to Punalur

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Train  •  9h 25m

  1. Take the train from Pudukad to Punalur 16328

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  3h 47m

  1. Take a taxi from Pulikkanny to Achankovil 225.7 km

Drive  •  3h 47m

  1. Drive from Pulikkanny to Achankovil 225.7 km

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The cheapest way to get from Pulikkanny to Achankovil is to train which costs ₹1,200 - ₹2,300 and takes 9h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Pulikkanny to Achankovil is to taxi which costs ₹3,700 - ₹4,500 and takes 3h 47m.

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The distance between Pulikkanny and Achankovil is 171 km. The road distance is 225.7 km.

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The best way to get from Pulikkanny to Achankovil without a car is to bus which takes 5h 46m and costs ₹1,600 - ₹2,200.

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It takes approximately 5h 46m to get from Pulikkanny to Achankovil, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Pulikkanny to Achankovil is to bus which takes 5h 46m and costs ₹1,600 - ₹2,200. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹1,200 - ₹2,300 and takes 9h 25m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pulikkanny to Achankovil is 226 km. It takes approximately 3h 47m to drive from Pulikkanny to Achankovil.

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There are two+ hotels available in Achankovil. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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  • Distance: 171 km
  • Duration: 5h 46m

What companies run services between Pulikkanny, India and Achankovil, India?

Kallada Tours and Travels operates a bus from Kodakara to Punalur once daily. Tickets cost ₹600 - ₹850 and the journey takes 4h 29m. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Pudukad to Punalur once daily. Tickets cost ₹170 - ₹950 and the journey takes 8h 7m.

Train operators
Indian Railways

India’s national rail operator runs passenger and freight trains on both long-distance and suburban routes across the country, from slower multi-stop to faster and more comfortable services. It’s a practical and affordable way to explore the country. Advance ticket bookings usually open 120 days before the date of the journey for Indian nationals; 365 days for international travellers. You’ll be allocated a seat or berth when you book and choose your class of travel.

Contact Details
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Pudukad to Punalur
Ave. Duration
8h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹170 - ₹950
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹170 - ₹230
Third AC (3A)
₹500 - ₹700
Second AC (2A)
₹750 - ₹950
Bus operators
Kallada Tours and Travels
Phone
8893555000
Email
info@kalladatravels.com
Website
kalladatravels.com
Bus from Kodakara to Punalur
Ave. Duration
4h 29m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹600 - ₹850
Schedules at
kalladatravels.com
Other operators
Taxi from Pulikkanny to Achankovil
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
Estimated price
₹3,700 - ₹4,500
Thrissur Taxi
Phone
+91 90 72 22 99 66
Website
thrissurtaxionline.com
Taxi In Thrissur
Phone
+91 93 87 02 20 22
Website
taxiinthrissur.com

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