Trichy to Tiruvannamalai
The distance between Trichy and Tiruvannamalai, is almost 187 km and it takes a little more than three hours to reach Tiruvannamalai, by road. Though there are regular trains between these two places, the best way to reach Tiruvannamalai from Trichy, is by driving your own car. From Trichy take the NH - 45 i.e. the Tiruchi - Chennai Highway, to come out of Trichy. Continue on the road for almost 110 km and then, move on to SH – 137. Drive on SH – 137 for 35 km and then take a right for SH – 68. Stay on SH – 68 for 2 km and then, turn left for SH – 9. Drive for 32 km on the same road, to reach Tiruvannamalai.
Transport options from Trichy to Tiruvannamalai
Trichy to Tiruvannamalai By Car: Hire a cab from Trichy to Tiruvannamalai, which takes around 3 hours. The cost of cab ranges from INR8 to INR38 per kilometre, depending upon the type of car. Ideal for travelling in groups and with families and kids.
Trichy to Tiruvannamalai By Bus: Take a direct bus from Trichy to Tiruvannamalai, which takes around 4 hours. Tiruvannamalai bus stand is located at a distance of around 3 km from the Tiruvannamalai city centre. The city centre can be reached by buses, auto-rickshaws, rickshaws and cabs. Travelling by bus is economical and is recommended for individual travellers, backpackers and youngsters.
Trichy to Tiruvannamalai By Train: Take a direct train from Trichy (Tiruchirappalli) Junction to Tiruvannamalai Railway Station. Train takes around 5 hours to complete the journey. Tiruvannamalai Railway Station is located at a distance of around 2 km from Tiruvannamalai city centre. You can reach the city centre by taxis, buses and cabs. This mode is ideal for travelling in groups and with seniors and kids.