About Palakkad

How to reach
Air: The nearest airport is Coimbatore, 55 km. from Palakkad..
Rail: There are two railway stations here. The main one is the Palakkad junction situated 5 km. from the city and other at the town.
Train Timings (Enquiry Ph : 2555231)
From Palakkad town station
Coimbatore: 07.30, 9.10, 11.45, 18.10
Madurai: 23.02
Pollachi: 23.02
Rameswaram: 23.02 (Via Palani, Madurai, Trichy)
From Palakkad junction
Bangalore: 11:20, 18:20, 22:50, 23:05, 23:30
Bokaro: 10.40
Mumbai: 11:20, 16:35, 23:30
Chennai: 05:15, 10:40, 13:15, 20:00, 20:25, 20:45, 20:50, 22:10, 23:05
Coimbatore: 00:50, 01:45, 05:15, 10:40, 13:15, 15:20, 16:35, 18:20, 19:00, 20:45, 20:50, 21:45, 23:05, 23:30
Ernakulam: 00:50, 01:50, 02:25, 03:45, 04:10, 05:05, 06:15, 07:10, 10:05, 11:25, 13:50, 14:35, 14:50, 21:45, 22:40
New Delhi: 19:00, 21:45, 23:05
Thiruvananthapuram: 02:25, 03:45, 04:10, 06:15, 07:10, 10:05, 11:25, 13:50, 14:50, 21:45, 22:40
Road: Palakkad is connected by good motorable roads with major centres of Kerala and Tamil Nadu.
Bus Timings
From KSRTC Bus stand (Ph : 2520098)
Coimbatore: Frequent buses (1hr)
Ernakulam: Frequent buses (4hrs)
Hosur: 22.25
Madurai: 09.15, 10.20, 22.10
Ooty: 2.30, 13.30 ( 5hrs )
Thiruvananthapuram: Frequent buses(9hrs)
From Muncipal Bus stand
Kozhikode: Frequent buses
Mannarkkat: Frequent buses (For Silent Valley)
Palani: 09.45, 18.45
Pollachi: Every one hour
(For Parambikulam)
Buses to Guruvayoor, Thrissur, Malampuzha and other places are operated from Town bus stand. Thiruvalluvar Transport Corporation of Government of Tamil Nadu is also operating several buses to various centres in Tamil Nadu from the K.S.R.T.C. bus stand.