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There are 11 ways to get from Thrissur to Ambur by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

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Train via Jolarpettai

  1. Take the train from Thrisur to Palakkad
  2. Take the train from Palakkad to Erode Jn
  3. Take the train from Erode Jn to Jolarpettai

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Train

  1. Take the train from Thrisur to Palakkad
  2. Take the train from Palakkad to Erode Jn
  3. Take the train from Erode Jn to Ambur

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Train via Salem

  1. Take the train from Thrisur to Palakkad
  2. Take the train from Palakkad to Salem Jn
  3. Take the train from Salem Jn to Ambur

Bus

  1. Take the Bus from Thrissur to Coimbatore
  2. Take the bus from Coimbatore to Dindigul
  3. Take the bus from Karur to Ambur

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Thrissur to Ambur

Drive

  1. Drive from Thrissur to Ambur

Train, train to Coimbatore, fly to Madras

  1. Take the train from Thrisur to Palakkad
  2. Take the train from Palakkad to Coimbatore Jn
  3. Fly from Coimbatore (CJB) to Madras (MAA)
  4. Take the train from Chennai Central to Ambur

Train to Kochi, fly to Madras, train

  1. Take the train from Thrisur to Aluva
  2. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Madras (MAA)
  3. Take the train from Chennai Central to Ambur

Train to Kochi, fly to Bengaluru, train

  1. Take the train from Thrisur to Aluva
  2. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Bengaluru (BLR)
  3. Take the train from Krishnarajapurm to Ambur

Train, train to Coimbatore, fly to Bengaluru

  1. Take the train from Thrisur to Palakkad
  2. Take the train from Palakkad to Coimbatore Jn
  3. Fly from Coimbatore (CJB) to Bengaluru (BLR)
  4. Take the train from Krishnarajapurm to Ambur

Train to Calicut, fly to Bengaluru, train

  1. Take the train from Thrisur to Kozhikkode
  2. Fly from Calicut (CCJ) to Bengaluru (BLR)
  3. Take the train from Krishnarajapurm to Ambur

Thrissur to Ambur by train

The train journey time between Thrissur and Ambur is around 9h 51m and covers a distance of around 440 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 38m. The fastest train normally takes 8h 38m. Operated by Indian Railways, the Thrissur to Ambur train service departs from Thrisur and arrives in Ambur. Typically 40 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
8h 12m
Layover time:
1h 38m
Total time:
9h 51m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
8h 38m
Train distance:
440 km
Trains per week:
40
Cheapest price:
₹469
Carbon emissions:
23 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:15
Last train departs at:
22:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Thrissur to Ambur train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Thrissur to Ambur is to train which costs ₹390 - ₹2,400 and takes 8h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Thrissur to Ambur is to taxi which costs ₹7,500 - ₹9,500 and takes 6h 3m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Thrissur to Ambur. However, there are services departing from Thrissur and arriving at Ambur via Coimbatore and Karur. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 41m.

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No, there is no direct train from Thrissur to Ambur. However, there are services departing from Thrisur and arriving at Ambur via Palakkad, Erode Jn and Jolarpettai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 11m.

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The distance between Thrissur and Ambur is 372 km. The road distance is 445.9 km.

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The best way to get from Thrissur to Ambur without a car is to train via Jolarpettai which takes 8h 11m and costs ₹460 - ₹2,900.

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It takes approximately 8h 11m to get from Thrissur to Ambur, including transfers.

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Thrissur to Ambur bus services, operated by Kallada Tours and Travels, depart from Thrissur station.

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Thrissur to Ambur train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Thrisur station.

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The best way to get from Thrissur to Ambur is to train via Jolarpettai which takes 8h 11m and costs ₹460 - ₹2,900. Alternatively, you can Bus, which costs and takes 11h 41m.

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Map of how to get from Thrissur to Ambur.
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  • Distance: 371.6 km
  • Duration: 8h 11m

What companies run services between Thrissur, India and Ambur, India?

You can take a train from Thrissur to Ambur via Palakkad, Erode Jn, and Jolarpettai in around 8h 11m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Thrissur to Ambur via Coimbatore, Dindigul, and Karur in around 11h 41m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Coimbatore to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,500 - ₹7,500
Flights from Kochi to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,500 - ₹8,500
Flights from Kochi to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,400 - ₹6,000
Flights from Coimbatore to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,600 - ₹7,000
Flights from Calicut to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,100 - ₹8,000
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kochi to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,400 - ₹5,500
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Coimbatore to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,700 - ₹6,500
Flights from Kochi to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹15,000
Flights from Kochi to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹2,400 - ₹8,500
Flights from Kochi to Bengaluru via Mysore
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹900 - ₹19,000
Flights from Calicut to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
₹3,100 - ₹11,000
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Kochi to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹1,900 - ₹4,700
Flights from Kochi to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹2,300 - ₹6,000
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Kochi to Bengaluru via Mysore
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹900 - ₹19,000
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 Thrisur to Palakkad
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹100 - ₹650
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹100 - ₹140
Third AC (3A)
₹370 - ₹470
Second AC (2A)
₹500 - ₹650
Train from Palakkad to Erode Jn
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₹130 - ₹800
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹130 - ₹180
Third AC (3A)
₹440 - ₹550
Second AC (2A)
₹600 - ₹800
Train from Erode Jn to Jolarpettai
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹140 - ₹850
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹140 - ₹190
Third AC (3A)
₹470 - ₹600
Second AC (2A)
₹650 - ₹850
Train from Erode Jn to Ambur
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
Frequency
5 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)
₹650 - ₹900
Train from Palakkad to Salem Jn
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹160 - ₹900
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹160 - ₹210
Third AC (3A)
₹500 - ₹650
Second AC (2A)
₹650 - ₹900
Train from Salem Jn to Ambur
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₹130 - ₹800
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹130 - ₹180
Third AC (3A)
₹440 - ₹550
Second AC (2A)
₹600 - ₹800
Train from Palakkad to Coimbatore Jn
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₹100 - ₹600
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹100 - ₹130
Third AC (3A)
₹350 - ₹450
Second AC (2A)
₹480 - ₹600
Train from Chennai Central to Ambur
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
₹150 - ₹850
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹150 - ₹190
Third AC (3A)
₹470 - ₹600
Second AC (2A)
₹650 - ₹850
Train from Thrisur to Aluva
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
₹100 - ₹650
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹100 - ₹130
Third AC (3A)
₹360 - ₹450
Second AC (2A)
₹490 - ₹650
Train from Krishnarajapurm to Ambur
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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 Thrisur to Kozhikkode
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹120 - ₹750
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹120 - ₹160
Third AC (3A)
₹410 - ₹550
Second AC (2A)
₹550 - ₹750
Bus operators
Kallada Tours and Travels
Phone
8893555000
Email
info@kalladatravels.com
Website
kalladatravels.com
Bus from Thrissur to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹500 - ₹750
Schedules at
kalladatravels.com
Parveen Travels
Phone
044 4900 7555/ 1800 102 0999
Email
customercare@parveentravels.com
Website
parveentravels.com
Bus from Thrissur to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
parveentravels.com
Bus from Coimbatore to Dindigul
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
parveentravels.com
SETC
Phone
9513508001
Email
commercial@tnstc.in
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Karur to Ambur
Ave. Duration
5h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹440 - ₹650
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Thrissur to Ambur
Ave. Duration
6h 3m
Estimated price
₹7,500 - ₹9,500
Thrissur Taxi
Phone
+91 90 72 22 99 66
Website
thrissurtaxionline.com
Thrissur City Cabs
Phone
+91 75 94 00 22 22
Website
thrissurcitycabs.com
Taxi In Thrissur
Phone
+91 93 87 02 20 22
Website
taxiinthrissur.com

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