Coimbatore to Trichy Distance

Coimbatore To Trichy

(Trichy To Coimbatore)

Best way to travel from Coimbatore to Trichy

Total distance 217 km
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Travelling From Coimbatore to Trichy

  • By Bus — Travelling from Coimbatore to Trichy by bus is a convenient mode of transport. There are many a private and state run Coimbatore to Trichy bus that operate at frequent intervals. The duration of the journey is approximately 7 hours. You can choose from A/C, non-A/C, and sleeper buses. The sleeper buses are a good choice when travel is overnight. One advantage of travelling from Coimbatore to Trichy by road is that you get to see a lot of quaint villages and temples along the route.
  • By Train — There are many daily trains from Coimbatore Junction to Tiruchirapalli Junction. It takes approximately 5 hours by train. Coimbatore Junction is around 5 kms from the main city and can easily be reached by taxi. Some of the trains run on all days, while others are available only on specific dates. Take a good look at the frequency of the Coimbatore to Trichy train you choose before finalizing your travel plans. Many of the trains are long distance ones and getting seats on these might be possible only with advance booking. But these trains are also likely to help you travel from Coimbatore to Trichy quicker due to having a fewer number of stops.
  • By Flight — There are many Coimbatore to Trichy flights. However, most of the flights are connecting flights arriving from various destinations such as Chennai. There is no direct Coimbatore to Trichy flight. Since Coimbatore Airport is just 11 kms from the main city, one can hire a cab to reach there.
  • By Cab/Car — One can also choose to travel from Coimbatore to Trichy by car. The Coimbatore to Trichy distance is approximately 230 kms and it take over 4 hours to cover the distance. You must also account for time spent at rest stops, refuelling, and for refreshments. When travelling as a family or in a group, a cab might be a feasible option if you are wondering how to reach from Coimbatore to Trichy.

Trichy — Blending Tradition With Modernity

Located on the banks of the River Cauvery, Tiruchirapalli or Trichy is the fourth largest city of Tamil Nadu. It is known for its rich cultural heritage, traditions and architectural structures. The city is a perfect blend of modern and traditional spirit. The city can be distinctively sub-divided into three major areas- Old City, Commercial Centre and Cantonment Area.

Things to Do

From adventurous activities to pilgrimage sites, there are a plethora of destinations for sightseeing in Trichy. Dedicated to Lord Ranganatha, Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple is an eminent place of worship. The Rock Fort Ganapathi Temple is believed to be the oldest rock in the world. Tiruvanaikkaval Temple, dedicated to Lord Shiva also attracts many tourists. It is among the five major Shiv temples in Tamil Nadu. Built over the Cauvery River, the Kallanai Dam is regarded as the oldest water dam still in use. Trichy also has numerous ancient churches, among which St. Joseph’s Church is the most popular one. There is a college called St. Joseph’s Church near the church which is also the alma mater of A.P.J. Abdul Kalam.

Accommodation

 There are plenty of hotels in Trichy ranging from luxury hotels to budget ones. For a convenient stay, one can also find good restaurants that are in close proximity to the major tourist destinations or to the bus stand and railway station.


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Posted Aug 24, 2015 Aug 24, 2015
Mode of Transport:Taxi
It is really a good car experience. I am tired, but also I am getting so much of excitement in my travel with my family. The design of the car is also nice. But Toll Fee is too much. Till now I cant forget about each and every things happened during that journey with my family.
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Coimbatore to Trichy By Train (190 Km)

Coimbatore ––› Trichy
By Train 190 Km
Coimbatore to Trichy by Train (190 Km)
Train No. Train Name Origin Dep. Arr. Days Of Run
Coi... Trichy M T W T F S S
16108 Maq Chennai Express Coimbatore Main Junction 15:50 21:24 N N N N N N N
16866 Ers Karaikalexp Coimbatore Main Junction 03:00 07:24 Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
56848 Palghat Town Tiruchchirapalli Fast Passenger Coimbatore Main Junction 08:10 13:23 Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
16188 Ers Karaikalexp Coimbatore Main Junction 03:00 07:24 Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
16860 Maq Chennai Exp Coimbatore Main Junction 15:50 21:24 Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
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Coimbatore to Trichy By Car/Taxi (190 Km)

Vehicle Approx. Fare/Km (Rs) Approx. Cost (Rs)
Tata Indica A/C 10 1900
Hyundai Santro A/C 12 2280
Toyota Qualis A/C 12 2280
Chevrolet Tavera A/C 13 2470
Mahindra Xylo A/C 13 2470
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  • Taxi
    • Total distance:190 km
    • Duration: 3 Hrs by car
    • Price:from Rs. 9 per km
  • Bus
    • Total distance:190 km
    • Duration: 3 Hrs by Bus
  • Trains
    • Best trains to take:Palghat Town Tiruchchirapalli Fast Passenger (56848), Maq Chennai Exp (16860)
    • Last station:Trichy
    • Total distance:190 km
  • Flights
    • Total distance:190 km
    • Nearest Airport:Tiruchirapalli
  • Hotels
    • Hotels: 77 Hotel |
    • Hotel reviews: 2597
    • Awards: 17 of 105 hotels won Best of 2012 award

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