There are 3 ways to get from Thanjavur to Kāraikkudi by train, taxi or car
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What companies run services between Thanjavur, India and Kāraikkudi, India?
Indian Railways operates a train from Thanjavur to Kāraikkudi 5 times a week. Tickets cost $3 - $16 and the journey takes 3 h 5 min.
Train from Thanjavur (TJ) to Karaikkudi Junction (KKDI)
- Ave. Duration
- 3 h 5 min
- 5 times a week
- Estimated price
- $3 - $16
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Questions & Answers
How far is it from Thanjavur to Kāraikkudi?
The distance between Thanjavur and Kāraikkudi is 90 km. The road distance is 102 km.
What is the cheapest way to get from Thanjavur to Kāraikkudi?
The cheapest way to get from Thanjavur to Kāraikkudi is to train which costs ₹230 - ₹1,100 and takes 3 h 5 min.
What is the fastest way to get from Thanjavur to Kāraikkudi?
The quickest way to get from Thanjavur to Kāraikkudi is to taxi which takes 1 h 28 min and costs ₹1,600 - ₹2,000.
Is there a direct train between Thanjavur and Kāraikkudi?
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Thanjavur (TJ) and arriving at Karaikkudi Junction (KKDI). Services depart five times a week, and operate Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 5 min.
How long does it take to get from Thanjavur to Kāraikkudi?
The train from Thanjavur (TJ) to Karaikkudi Junction (KKDI) takes 3 h 5 min including transfers and departs five times a week.