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There are 7 ways to get from Tirunelveli to Ambur by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus via Karur  •  9h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Tirunelveli to Karur
  2. Take the bus from Karur to Ambur 981T

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Train  •  11h 53m

  1. Take the train from Tirunelveli to Vaniyambadi 16354

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Bus  •  14h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Tirunelveli to Bangalore
  2. Take the bus from Bangalore to Ambur

Drive  •  7h 26m

  1. Drive from Tirunelveli to Ambur 523.1 km

Fly Tuticorin to Madras, train  •  6h 44m

  1. Fly from Tuticorin (TCR) to Madras (MAA) TCR - MAA
  2. Take the train from Chennai Central to Ambur

Train to Trivandrum, fly to Bengaluru, train  •  11h 24m

  1. Take the train from Tirunelveli to Thiruvananthapuram Central
  2. Fly from Trivandrum (TRV) to Bengaluru (BLR) TRV - BLR
  3. Take the train from Krishnarajapurm to Ambur

Train to Trivandrum, fly to Madras, train  •  9h 48m

  1. Take the train from Tirunelveli to Thiruvananthapuram Central
  2. Fly from Trivandrum (TRV) to Madras (MAA) TRV - MAA
  3. Take the train from Chennai Central to Ambur
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The cheapest way to get from Tirunelveli to Ambur is to train which costs ₹750 - ₹950 and takes 11h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Tirunelveli to Ambur is to fly and train which costs ₹3,600 - ₹7,500 and takes 6h 44m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tirunelveli to Ambur. However, there are services departing from Tirunelveli and arriving at Ambur via Karur. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 55m.

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The distance between Tirunelveli and Ambur is 466 km. The road distance is 523.1 km.

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The best way to get from Tirunelveli to Ambur without a car is to bus via Karur which takes 9h 55m and costs .

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It takes approximately 9h 55m to get from Tirunelveli to Ambur, including transfers.

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Tirunelveli to Ambur bus services, operated by Parveen Travels, depart from Tirunelveli station.

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The best way to get from Tirunelveli to Ambur is to bus via Karur which takes 9h 55m and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹750 - ₹950 and takes 11h 53m.

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The quickest flight from Tuticorin Airport to Madras Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 40m.

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Tirunelveli to Ambur bus services, operated by SETC, arrive at Ambur station.

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Map of how to get from Tirunelveli to Ambur.
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  • Distance: 465.8 km
  • Duration: 9h 55m

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

You can take a bus from Tirunelveli to Ambur via Karur in around 9h 55m. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Tirunelveli to Vaniyambadi once a week. Tickets cost ₹290 - ₹330 and the journey takes 11h 33m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Tuticorin to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,300 - ₹8,000
Flights from Tuticorin to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹2,300 - ₹8,000
Flights from Trivandrum to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,000 - ₹8,000
Flights from Trivandrum to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,000 - ₹8,500
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Trivandrum to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
₹3,100 - ₹10,000
Flights from Trivandrum to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
₹8,500 - ₹18,000
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Trivandrum to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
₹2,900 - ₹7,500
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 Tirunelveli to Vaniyambadi
Ave. Duration
11h 33m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
₹290 - ₹330
Website
irctc.co.in
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12go.asia
Train from Chennai Central to Ambur
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
₹130 - ₹150
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Tirunelveli to Thiruvananthapuram Central
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₹115 - ₹130
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Krishnarajapurm to Ambur
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₹125 - ₹140
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Bus operators
Parveen Travels
Website
parveentravels.com
Bus from Tirunelveli to Karur
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
parveentravels.com
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Karur to Ambur
Ave. Duration
5h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹440 - ₹650
Schedules at
tnstc.in
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Tirunelveli to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₹600 - ₹850
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Redbus
Bus from Bangalore to Ambur
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₹550 - ₹800
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Redbus

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Yes, the driving distance between Tirunelveli to Ambur is 523 km. It takes approximately 7h 26m to drive from Tirunelveli to Ambur.

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IndiGo Airlines offers flights from Tuticorin Airport to Madras Airport.

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

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The best way to get from Tirunelveli to Tuticorin Airport is to taxi which takes 38 min and costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,400.

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