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There are 4 ways to get from Tiruchirappalli to Mettupalayam by train, night train, taxi or car

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Train  •  7h 2m

  1. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali to Coimbatore Jn 16187 / ...

₹230 - ₹252

3 alternative options

Train, night train  •  7h 5m

  1. Take the train from Tirchrpali Fort to Erode Jn 06187 / ...
  2. Take the night train from Erode Jn to Metupalaiyam 02671 / ...

₹231 - ₹250

Taxi  •  3h 27m

  1. Take a taxi from Tiruchirappalli to Mettupalayam 222.2 km

₹5,500 - ₹7,000

Drive  •  3h 27m

  1. Drive from Tiruchirappalli to Mettupalayam 222.2 km

₹1,600 - ₹2,400

Tiruchirappalli to Mettupalayam by train

The train journey time between Tiruchirappalli and Mettupalayam is around 9h 45m and covers a distance of around 275 km. The fastest train normally takes 7h 45m. Operated by Indian Railways, the Tiruchirappalli to Mettupalayam train service departs from Tiruchchirapali and arrives in Metupalaiyam. Typically 18 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Tiruchirappalli to Mettupalayam train schedules

Tiruchirappalli → Mettupalayam
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Mettupalayam is 1800118797.

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The social distance requirement in Mettupalayam is 1 metre.

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Last updated: 10 May 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Tiruchirappalli to Mettupalayam is to train and night train which costs ₹230 - ₹250 and takes 7h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Tiruchirappalli to Mettupalayam is to taxi which costs ₹5,500 - ₹7,000 and takes 3h 27m.

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No, there is no direct train from Tiruchirappalli to Mettupalayam. However, there are services departing from Tiruchchirapali and arriving at Metupalaiyam via Coimbatore Jn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 2m.

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It is 200 km from Tiruchirappalli to Mettupalayam. It is approximately 222.2 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Tiruchirappalli to Mettupalayam without a car is to train which takes 7h 2m and costs ₹230 - ₹260.

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It takes approximately 7h 2m to get from Tiruchirappalli to Mettupalayam, including transfers.

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Tiruchirappalli to Mettupalayam train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Tiruchchirapali station.

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Tiruchirappalli to Mettupalayam train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Coimbatore Jn station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tiruchirappalli to Mettupalayam is 222 km. It takes approximately 3h 27m to drive from Tiruchirappalli to Mettupalayam.

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There are 11+ hotels available in Mettupalayam. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Tiruchirappalli to Mettupalayam.
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  • Distance: 199.6 km
  • Duration: 7h 2m

What companies run services between Tiruchirappalli, India and Mettupalayam, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Tiruchchirapali to Coimbatore Jn every 4 hours. Tickets cost ₹150 - ₹170 and the journey takes 5h 12m.

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 Tiruchchirapali to Coimbatore Jn
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₹150 - ₹170
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Tirchrpali Fort to Erode Jn
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₹115 - ₹125
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Night train from Erode Jn to Metupalaiyam
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹115 - ₹125
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Other operators
Taxi from Tiruchirappalli to Mettupalayam
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹7,000
Trichy Call Taxi And Travels
Phone
+91 97 83 39 96 66
Website
trichycalltaxi.com
Care Cabs Trichy
Phone
+91 98 42 14 24 08
Website
care-cabs-trichy.business.site
Aisswaryam Track Call Taxi
Phone
+91 43 12 55 58 88
Website
aisswaryamtrack.com

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