There are 5 ways to get from Thoothukudi to Tiruppur by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

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Train  •  7 h 59 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 Tiruppur (TUP) Ten Dr Exp

$7 - $29

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Bus, train  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Tuticorin to Coimbatore 632Ud
  2. Take the train from Coimbatore Junction (CBE) to Tiruppur (TUP) Lokmanya Tt Exp / ...

$7 - $24

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Thoothukudi to Tiruppur 195.1 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Thoothukudi to Tiruppur 195.1 miles

$30 - $50

Fly  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Tuticorin (TCR) to Coimbatore (CJB) TCR - CJB

$50 - $213

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Thoothukudi to Tiruppur. However, there are services departing from Tuti Melur (TME) and arriving at Tiruppur (TUP) via Virudunagar Junction (VPT). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 59 min.

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The distance between Thoothukudi and Tiruppur is 275 km. The road distance is 312.2 km.

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The best way to get from Thoothukudi to Tiruppur without a car is to train which takes 7 h 59 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 59 min to get from Thoothukudi to Tiruppur, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Thoothukudi to Tiruppur is to train which takes 7 h 59 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 4 h 53 min.

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There is no direct flight from Tuticorin Airport to Coimbatore Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h and has one stopover.

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Thoothukudi to Tiruppur train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Tiruppur (TUP) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Thoothukudi to Tiruppur is 312 km. It takes approximately 4 h 27 min to drive from Thoothukudi to Tiruppur.

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Spicejet and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Tuticorin Airport to Coimbatore Airport.

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Map of how to get from Thoothukudi to Tiruppur.
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  • Distance: 171.7 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 59 min

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

You can take a train from Thoothukudi to Tiruppur via Virudunagar Junction (VPT) in around 7 h 59 min. Alternatively, Spicejet and IndiGo Airlines fly from Thoothukudi to Tiruppur every 4 hours.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Tuticorin to Coimbatore via Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Tuticorin to Coimbatore via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Tuticorin to Coimbatore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Tuticorin to Coimbatore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Tuticorin to Coimbatore via Madras
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
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 Tiruppur (TUP)
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Coimbatore Junction (CBE) to Tiruppur (TUP)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Tuticorin to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
8 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Thoothukudi to Tiruppur
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70

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There are 15+ hotels available in Tiruppur. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Thoothukudi to Tuticorin Airport is to taxi which takes 16 min and costs .

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