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There are 8 ways to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Annamalai University by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

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Train via Tiruchirappalli

  1. Take the train from Thiruvananthapuram Central to Tiruchchirapali
  2. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali to Chidambaram

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Train

  1. Take the train from Thiruvananthapuram Central to Nagercoil Jn
  2. Take the train from Nagercoil Jn to Chidambaram

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Trivandrum Manorama Road to Kovilpatti
  2. Take the train from Kovilpatti to Chidambaram

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Kaliyakavilai to Chidambaram

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Thiruvananthapuram to Annamalai University

Drive

  1. Drive from Thiruvananthapuram to Annamalai University

Fly to Madras, train

  1. Fly from Trivandrum (TRV) to Madras (MAA)
  2. Take the train from Tambaram to Chidambaram

Fly to Tiruchirapalli, train

  1. Fly from Trivandrum (TRV) to Tiruchirapalli (TRZ)
  2. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali to Chidambaram

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The cheapest way to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Annamalai University is to bus which costs ₹1,025 and takes 13h 36m.

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The fastest way to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Annamalai University is to fly and train. Taking this option will cost ₹3,100 - ₹11,000 and takes 6h 48m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Thiruvananthapuram to Annamalai University. However, there are services departing from Trivandrum and arriving at Chidambaram via Kaliyakavilai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 36m.

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No, there is no direct train from Thiruvananthapuram to Annamalai University. However, there are services departing from Thiruvananthapuram Central and arriving at Chidambaram via Tiruchchirapali. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 43m.

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The distance between Thiruvananthapuram and Annamalai University is 443 km. The road distance is 550.4 km.

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The best way to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Annamalai University without a car is to train via Tiruchirappalli which takes 12h 43m and costs ₹390 - ₹2,100.

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It takes approximately 12h 43m to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Annamalai University, including transfers.

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Thiruvananthapuram to Annamalai University bus services, operated by Parveen Travels, depart from Kaliyakavilai station.

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Thiruvananthapuram to Annamalai University train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Thiruvananthapuram Central station.

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The best way to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Annamalai University is to train via Tiruchirappalli which takes 12h 43m and costs ₹390 - ₹2,100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹1,025 and takes 13h 36m.

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Map of how to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Annamalai University.
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  • Distance: 442.9 km
  • Duration: 12h 43m

What companies run services between Thiruvananthapuram, India and Annamalai University, India?

You can take a train from Thiruvananthapuram to Annamalai University via Tiruchchirapali and Chidambaram in around 12h 43m. Alternatively, Parveen Travels operates a bus from Kaliyakavilai to Chidambaram once daily. Tickets cost ₹1,025 and the journey takes 11h 30m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Trivandrum to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,000 - ₹10,000
Flights from Trivandrum to Tiruchirapalli via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹16,000
Flights from Trivandrum to Tiruchirapalli via Madras
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹16,000
Flights from Trivandrum to Tiruchirapalli via Pune, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹8,500 - ₹24,000
Flights from Trivandrum to Tiruchirapalli via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹17,000
Flights from Trivandrum to Tiruchirapalli via Mumbai, Madras
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
₹9,000 - ₹27,000
Air India Express
Website
airindiaexpress.in
Flights from Trivandrum to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
₹11,000 - ₹29,000
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 Thiruvananthapuram Central to Tiruchchirapali
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
₹250 - ₹1,300
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹250 - ₹320
Third AC (3A)
₹700 - ₹900
Second AC (2A)
₹1,000 - ₹1,300
Train from Tiruchchirapali to Chidambaram
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
₹140 - ₹800
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹140 - ₹180
Third AC (3A)
₹450 - ₹600
Second AC (2A)
₹600 - ₹800
Train from Thiruvananthapuram Central to Nagercoil Jn
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₹100 - ₹650
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹100 - ₹140
Third AC (3A)
₹370 - ₹460
Second AC (2A)
₹500 - ₹650
Train from Nagercoil Jn to Chidambaram
Ave. Duration
9h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹280 - ₹1,400
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹280 - ₹360
Third AC (3A)
₹800 - ₹1,000
Second AC (2A)
₹1,100 - ₹1,400
Train from Kovilpatti to Chidambaram
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹230 - ₹1,200
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹230 - ₹300
Third AC (3A)
₹650 - ₹850
Second AC (2A)
₹950 - ₹1,200
Train from Tambaram to Chidambaram
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
₹160 - ₹900
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹160 - ₹210
Third AC (3A)
₹500 - ₹650
Second AC (2A)
₹700 - ₹900
Bus operators
Kallada Tours and Travels
Phone
8893555000
Email
info@kalladatravels.com
Website
kalladatravels.com
Bus from Trivandrum Manorama Road to Kovilpatti
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹600 - ₹900
Schedules at
kalladatravels.com
Parveen Travels
Phone
044 4900 7555/ 1800 102 0999
Email
customercare@parveentravels.com
Website
parveentravels.com
Bus from Kaliyakavilai to Chidambaram
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹1,025
Schedules at
parveentravels.com
Other operators
Taxi from Thiruvananthapuram to Annamalai University
Ave. Duration
8h 19m
Estimated price
₹9,000 - ₹11,000
Trivandrum Taxi
Phone
+9199 47 02 7 3 93
Website
trivandrumtaxi.in
Taxi Tel
Phone
+91 75 59 9 9 90 09
Website
taxitel.in
Abel Cabs
Phone
+91 94 97 18 36 93
Website
abelcabs.com

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The quickest flight from Trivandrum Airport to Madras Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Thiruvananthapuram to Annamalai University bus services, operated by Parveen Travels, arrive at Chidambaram station.

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Thiruvananthapuram to Annamalai University train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Chidambaram station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Thiruvananthapuram to Annamalai University is 550 km. It takes approximately 8h 19m to drive from Thiruvananthapuram to Annamalai University.

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Air India Express and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Trivandrum Airport to Madras Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Annamalai University. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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The best way to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Trivandrum Airport is to taxi which takes 6 min and costs ₹180 - ₹230.

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