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There are 5 ways to get from Tirunelveli to Mettūr by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  5h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Tirunelveli to Salem

₹2,081 - ₹2,481

Cheapest option

Train via Erode  •  12h 45m

  1. Take the train from Tirunelveli to Erode Jn 56319 / ...
  2. Take the train from Erode Jn to Metur Dam 56100

₹578 - ₹2,125

3 alternative options

Train  •  10h 45m

  1. Take the train from Tirunelveli to Salem Jn 16340 / ...

₹587 - ₹2,130

Taxi  •  5h 36m

  1. Take a taxi from Tirunelveli to Mettūr 246.9 miles

₹10,000 - ₹13,000

Drive  •  5h 36m

  1. Drive from Tirunelveli to Mettūr 246.9 miles

₹2,900 - ₹4,300

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tirunelveli to Mettūr is to train via Erode which costs ₹550 - ₹2,200 and takes 12h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Tirunelveli to Mettūr is to taxi which costs ₹10,000 - ₹13,000 and takes 5h 36m.

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No, there is no direct train from Tirunelveli to Mettūr. However, there are services departing from Tirunelveli and arriving at Metur Dam via Salem Jn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 45m.

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The distance between Tirunelveli and Mettūr is 341 km. The road distance is 395 km.

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The best way to get from Tirunelveli to Mettūr without a car is to bus which takes 5h 53m and costs ₹2,000 - ₹2,500.

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It takes approximately 5h 53m to get from Tirunelveli to Mettūr, including transfers.

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Tirunelveli to Mettūr train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Tirunelveli station.

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The best way to get from Tirunelveli to Mettūr is to bus which takes 5h 53m and costs ₹2,000 - ₹2,500. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹550 - ₹2,200 and takes 10h 45m.

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Tirunelveli to Mettūr train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Salem Jn station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tirunelveli to Mettūr is 395 km. It takes approximately 5h 36m to drive from Tirunelveli to Mettūr.

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Map of how to get from Tirunelveli to Mettūr.
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  • Distance: 212.8 miles
  • Duration: 5h 53m

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

Parveen Travels operates a bus from Tirunelveli to Mettūr twice daily. Tickets cost ₹781 and the journey takes 5h 9m. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Tirunelveli to Mettūr twice daily. Tickets cost ₹500 - ₹1,300 and the journey takes 8h 45m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Parveen Travels
Website
parveentravels.com
Bus from Tirunelveli to Salem
Ave. Duration
5h 9m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹781
Schedules at
parveentravels.com
Other operators
Taxi from Tirunelveli to Mettūr
Ave. Duration
5h 36m
Estimated price
₹10,000 - ₹13,000
Nellai Cabs
Phone
+91 94 44 09 15 55
Website
nellaicabs.com
Green India Travels
Phone
+91 98 43 63 81 22
Website
greenindiatravels.co.in
Friends Cabs
Phone
+91 90 87 41 62 22
Website
friendscabs.co.in

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