There are 5 ways to get from Salem to Mannargudi by bus, night train, 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, night train  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Salem to Tiruchirappali
  2. Take the night train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Mannargudi (MQ) Chemmozhi Exp

$6 - $21

Cheapest option

Train, night train  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Salem Town (SXT) to Erode Junction (ED) Pdy Maq Weekly Exp
  2. Take the night train from Erode Junction (ED) to Mannargudi (MQ) Chemmozhi Exp

$5 - $29

3 alternative options

Train  •  10 h

  1. Take the train from Salem Town (SXT) to Villupuram Junction (VM) Maq Pdy Exp
  2. Take the train from Villupuram Junction (VM) to Mannargudi (MQ) Tpty-Mq Pamani Exp / ...

$6 - $30

Taxi  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Salem to Mannargudi 136.4 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Salem to Mannargudi 136.4 miles

$22 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Salem to Mannargudi is to bus and night train which costs ₹430 - ₹1,500 and takes 7 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Salem to Mannargudi is to taxi which costs ₹2,900 - ₹3,500 and takes 3 h 14 min.

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The distance between Salem and Mannargudi is 179 km. The road distance is 218.2 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 7 min to get from Salem to Mannargudi, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Salem to Mannargudi. However, there are services departing from Salem Town (SXT) and arriving at Mannargudi (MQ) via Villupuram Junction (VM). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h.

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Map of how to get from Salem to Mannargudi.
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  • Distance: 111.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 7 min

What companies run services between Salem, India and Mannargudi, India?

You can take a train from Salem to Mannargudi via Villupuram Junction (VM) in around 10 h.

Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Night train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Mannargudi (MQ)
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Salem Town (SXT) to Villupuram Junction (VM)
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Villupuram Junction (VM) to Mannargudi (MQ)
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Salem Town (SXT) to Erode Junction (ED)
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Night train from Erode Junction (ED) to Mannargudi (MQ)
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Salem to Tiruchirappali
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Salem to Mannargudi
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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