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There are 4 ways to get from Thoothukudi to Pillayarpatti by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  5h 17m

  1. Take the train from Tuti Melur (TME) to Virudunagar Junction (VPT) Tn-Mys Exp
  2. Take the train from Virudunagar Junction (VPT) to Devakottai Road (DKO) Cape-Pdy Wkly Exp.

$8 - $33

3 alternative options

Bus  •  8h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Tuticorin to Trichy 170 / ...

$15 - $19

Taxi  •  3h 5m

  1. Take a taxi from Thoothukudi to Pillayarpatti 129.3 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  3h 5m

  1. Drive from Thoothukudi to Pillayarpatti 129.3 miles

$21 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Thoothukudi to Pillayarpatti is to bus which costs ₹1,000 - ₹1,400 and takes 8h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Thoothukudi to Pillayarpatti is to taxi which costs ₹3,200 - ₹3,900 and takes 3h 5m.

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The distance between Thoothukudi and Pillayarpatti is 162 km. The road distance is 206.9 km.

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The best way to get from Thoothukudi to Pillayarpatti without a car is to train which takes 5h 17m and costs ₹550 - ₹2,500.

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It takes approximately 5h 17m to get from Thoothukudi to Pillayarpatti, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Thoothukudi to Pillayarpatti is to train which takes 5h 17m and costs ₹550 - ₹2,500. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹1,000 - ₹1,400 and takes 8h 9m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Thoothukudi to Pillayarpatti is 207 km. It takes approximately 3h 5m to drive from Thoothukudi to Pillayarpatti.

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There are 22+ hotels available in Pillayarpatti. Prices start at $14 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Thoothukudi to Pillayarpatti.
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  • Distance: 101.1 miles
  • Duration: 5h 17m

What companies run services between Thoothukudi, India and Pillayarpatti, India?

You can take a train from Thoothukudi to Pillayarpatti via Virudunagar Junction (VPT) and Devakottai Road (DKO) in around 5h 17m. Alternatively, SETC operates a bus from Thoothukudi to Pillayarpatti hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 7h 30m.

Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Tuti Melur (TME) to Virudunagar Junction (VPT)
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Virudunagar Junction (VPT) to Devakottai Road (DKO)
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Tuticorin to Trichy
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
scribd.com
Other operators
Taxi from Thoothukudi to Pillayarpatti
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Estimated price
$40 - $55

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