There are 4 ways to get from Salem to Vaitheeswarankoil by train, taxi, bus or car

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Train, taxi  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Salem Town (SXT) to Vridhachalam Junction (VRI) Maq Pdy Exp
  2. Take a taxi from Vridhachalam Junction (VRI) to Vaitheeswarankoil

$27 - $43

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Salem to Chidambaram

$15 - $20

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take a taxi from Salem to Vaitheeswarankoil 129.3 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Salem to Vaitheeswarankoil 129.3 miles

$21 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Salem to Vaitheeswarankoil is to bus which costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,500 and takes 5 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Salem to Vaitheeswarankoil is to taxi which costs ₹4,700 - ₹6,000 and takes 3 h 2 min.

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The distance between Salem and Vaitheeswarankoil is 179 km. The road distance is 206.9 km.

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The best way to get from Salem to Vaitheeswarankoil without a car is to train and taxi which takes 4 h 28 min and costs ₹1,900 - ₹3,200.

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It takes approximately 4 h 28 min to get from Salem to Vaitheeswarankoil, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Salem to Vaitheeswarankoil is 207 km. It takes approximately 3 h 2 min to drive from Salem to Vaitheeswarankoil.

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There are 24+ hotels available in Vaitheeswarankoil. Prices start at $13 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Salem to Vaitheeswarankoil.
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  • Distance: 112 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 28 min

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

SETC operates a bus from Salem to Vaitheeswarankoil every 4 hours. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 4 h 48 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Salem to Chidambaram
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Vridhachalam Junction (VRI) to Vaitheeswarankoil
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Estimated price
$25 - $30

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