• Our partners include:

  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia
  • Uber
  • Rentalcars.com

There are 5 ways to get from Punalūr to Palani by bus, train, 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

Bus, train  •  9 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Punalur to Madurai
  2. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Palani (PLNI) Mdu-Tvc Amritha Exp

$10 - $24

Cheapest option

Train  •  13 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Punalur (PUU) to Kollam Junction (QLN) Ten-Pgt Palaruvi Exp
  2. Take the train from Kollam Junction (QLN) to Palani (PLNI) Tvc-Mdu Amritha Exp

$8 - $29

3 alternative options

Bus  •  10 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Kollam to Thrissur
  2. Take the bus from Thrissur to Palakkad
  3. Take the bus from Palakkad to Palani

$12 - $24

Taxi  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Punalūr to Palani 199.6 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Punalūr to Palani 199.6 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Punalūr to Palani is to bus and train which costs ₹700 - ₹1,800 and takes 9 h 24 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Punalūr to Palani is to taxi which costs ₹4,200 - ₹5,500 and takes 4 h 40 min.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Punalūr to Palani. However, there are services departing from Punalur (PUU) and arriving at Palani (PLNI) via Kollam Junction (QLN). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 43 min.

More details

The distance between Punalūr and Palani is 172 km. The road distance is 319.3 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Punalūr to Palani without a car is to bus and train which takes 9 h 24 min and costs ₹700 - ₹1,800.

More details

It takes approximately 9 h 24 min to get from Punalūr to Palani, including transfers.

More details

Punalūr to Palani train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Punalur (PUU) station.

More details

The best way to get from Punalūr to Palani is to bus which takes 10 h 8 min and costs ₹900 - ₹1,800. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹550 - ₹2,200 and takes 13 h 43 min.

Mode details

Punalūr to Palani train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Palani (PLNI) station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Punalūr to Palani is 319 km. It takes approximately 4 h 40 min to drive from Punalūr to Palani.

Get driving directions

Map of how to get from Punalūr to Palani.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 107.5 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 24 min

What companies run services between Punalūr, India and Palani, India?

You can take a bus from Punalūr to Palani via Kollam, Thrissur, and Palakkad in around 10 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Punalūr to Palani via Kollam Junction (QLN) in around 13 h 43 min.

Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Palani (PLNI)
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Punalur (PUU) to Kollam Junction (QLN)
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kollam Junction (QLN) to Palani (PLNI)
Ave. Duration
11 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Kerala State Road Transport Corporation
Website
ksrtconline.com
Bus from Kollam to Thrissur
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
keralartc.com
Bus from Thrissur to Palakkad
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
keralartc.com
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Palakkad to Palani
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
scribd.com
Other operators
Taxi from Punalūr to Palani
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Thanksgiving 2018: How to travel stress-free, Which side of Niagara Falls should I choose (and how do I get there)? and Flying into Beijing? - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

There are 280+ hotels available in Palani. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

More details