How to Reach Coimbatore

For all those coming into Coimbatore from other parts of the state and country, here is a list of trains/buses for you to choose.  In case you have any specific queries, do leave a comment and we will reach out and help you..

Coimbatore being a major commercial center, it is well connected to all parts of the country. It is very easy to access the city through road, rail, or air.

By Air

Coimbatore has its own airport, Coimbatore International Airport, located around 11 km away from the city centre. It is well connected to major cities in India. Several international and domestic flights connect Coimbatore to other cities across the world and within India.

By Train

Coimbatore junction connects almost all major cities of India to Coimbatore through rail. Apart from this Podanur Junction, Coimbatore North Junction, Southern Railway, Indian Railway Reservation and Southern Railway are few other railway stations that lie in close proximity.

Trains to Coimbatore

From Chennai:
Kovai Express/12675
Chennai Central-Coimbatore Duronto Express/12243
Chennai Central-Coimbatore Intercity Express/12679
Cheran Express/12673 More Trains…

From Delhi:
Kongu Express/12648
Kerala Express/12626
Millennium Express/12646
Swarna Jayanti Express/12644 More Trains…

From Mumbai:
Mumbai CST-Trivandrum Weekly Express/16331
Mumbai CST – Kanniyakumari Jayanti Janta Express/16381
Mumbai LTT- Coimbatore Kurla Express/11013 More Trains…

From Kolkata:
Santragachi Mangalore Vivek Express/22851
Shalimar Trivandrum Bi-Weekly Express/16324
Shalimar-Nagercoil Gurudev Express/12660 More Trains…

By Road

Six major arterial roads along with three National highways pass through the city.

These include

  • NH-47 (Kanyakumari-Salem),
  • NH-67 (Nagapattinam-Ooty) and
  • NH-209 (Bangalore-Dindigul).

Along with the State Road Transport Corporation of Tamil Nadu and Kerala, many private buses ply in and around the city of Coimbatore. A tourist can easily find super deluxe buses connecting Trivandrum, Cochin, Chennai, Kozhikode, Hyderabad and Bangalore to Coimbatore.

Bus Stands in Coimbatore 

Following are the main bus stands in Coimbatore: 

  • Gandhipuram Bus Stand
  • Singanallur Bus Stand
  • SETC Bus Stand
  • Ukkadam Bus Stand
  • Mettupalayam Road Bus stand
  • Omni Bus Stand

The buses are operated by the Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC). Auto rickshaws and radio cabs are also available in the city.

Distance to Coimbatore

  • Ooty – 85 km
  • Kozhikode – 184 km
  • Kochi – 190 km
  • Mysore – 204 km
  • Madurai – 216 km
  • Bangalore – 363 km
  • Puducherry – 372 km
  • Thiruvananthapuram – 388 km
  • Mangalore – 417 km
  • Chennai – 497 km Coimbatore Distance Chart

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