There are 3 ways to get from Thoothukudi to Pudukkottai by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  6 h 11 min

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

$4 - $27

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Thoothukudi to Pudukkottai 151.5 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Thoothukudi to Pudukkottai 151.5 miles

$24 - $40

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Thoothukudi to Pudukkottai. However, there are services departing from Tuti Melur (TME) and arriving at Pudukkottai (PDKT) via Virudunagar Junction (VPT). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 11 min.

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The distance between Thoothukudi and Pudukkottai is 194 km. The road distance is 242.3 km.

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The best way to get from Thoothukudi to Pudukkottai without a car is to train which takes 6 h 11 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 11 min to get from Thoothukudi to Pudukkottai, including transfers.

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Thoothukudi to Pudukkottai train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Tuti Melur (TME) station.

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Thoothukudi to Pudukkottai train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Pudukkottai (PDKT) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Thoothukudi to Pudukkottai is 242 km. It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to drive from Thoothukudi to Pudukkottai.

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There are 10+ hotels available in Pudukkottai. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Thoothukudi to Pudukkottai.
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  • Distance: 121.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 11 min

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

You can take a train from Thoothukudi to Pudukkottai via Virudunagar Junction (VPT) in around 6 h 11 min.

Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Tuti Melur (TME) to Virudunagar Junction (VPT)
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Virudunagar Junction (VPT) to Pudukkottai (PDKT)
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from Thoothukudi to Pudukkottai
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60

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