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There are 5 ways to get from Tiruchchendur to Arimalam by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Tiruchendur to Madurai
  2. Take the bus from Madurai to Mellur

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Train

  1. Take the train from Tiruchendur to Virudunagar Jn
  2. Take the train from Virudunagar Jn to Pudukkottai

3 alternative options

Train via Kovilpatti

  1. Take the train from Tiruchendur to Kovilpatti
  2. Take the train from Kovilpatti to Pudukkottai

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Tiruchchendur to Arimalam

Drive

  1. Drive from Tiruchchendur to Arimalam

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tiruchchendur to Arimalam is to train which costs ₹750 - ₹2,300 and takes 7h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Tiruchchendur to Arimalam is to taxi which costs ₹3,500 - ₹4,200 and takes 3h 53m.

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The distance between Tiruchchendur and Arimalam is 213 km. The road distance is 252.9 km.

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The best way to get from Tiruchchendur to Arimalam without a car is to bus which takes 5h 20m and costs .

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It takes approximately 5h 20m to get from Tiruchchendur to Arimalam, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Tiruchchendur to Arimalam is to bus which takes 5h 20m and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹750 - ₹2,300 and takes 7h 30m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tiruchchendur to Arimalam is 253 km. It takes approximately 3h 53m to drive from Tiruchchendur to Arimalam.

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Map of how to get from Tiruchchendur to Arimalam.
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  • Distance: 212.7 km
  • Duration: 5h 20m

What companies run services between Tiruchchendur, India and Arimalam, India?

You can take a bus from Tiruchchendur to Arimalam via Madurai and Mellur in around 5h 20m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Tiruchchendur to Arimalam via Virudunagar Jn and Pudukkottai in around 7h 30m.

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 Tiruchendur to Virudunagar Jn
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹140 - ₹800
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹140 - ₹190
Third AC (3A)
₹460 - ₹600
Second AC (2A)
₹650 - ₹800
Train from Virudunagar Jn to Pudukkottai
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
4 times a week
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 Tiruchendur to Kovilpatti
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹120 - ₹750
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹120 - ₹170
Third AC (3A)
₹420 - ₹550
Second AC (2A)
₹550 - ₹750
Train from Kovilpatti to Pudukkottai
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
Frequency
Once a week
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 Tiruchendur to Madurai
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹550 - ₹800
Schedules at
kalladatravels.com
Parveen Travels
Phone
044 4900 7555/ 1800 102 0999
Email
customercare@parveentravels.com
Website
parveentravels.com
Bus from Madurai to Mellur
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
parveentravels.com
Other operators
Taxi from Tiruchchendur to Arimalam
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Estimated price
₹3,500 - ₹4,200

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