How to Reach Karur
Located on the banks of Amaravathi River, Karur serves as the administrative headquarters of Karur District of Tamil Nadu. Karur is not only a historical land, but also a centre of prominent government educational institutions, schools and colleges. Being rich in history and culture, Karur has few historical attractions like Kalyana Venkataramasami Temple and Sri Kalyana Pasupatheeswarar Temple. It can be reached conveniently from different parts of Tamil Nadu via road, rail and air.
How to Reach Karur by Air
Tiruchirapalli International Airport serves as the nearest airport to Karur. If direct flights are not available from distant cities, visitors can take connecting flights till Tiruchirapalli. From the airport bus service is available for Karur. The next nearest airport to Karur is Chennai International Airport.
How to Reach by Road
Two national highways pass through Karur. Long distant buses of state government connects Karur to important cities of the south including Chennai, Bangalore, Thiruvananthapuram, Thirupathi, Thiruchendur and Thoothukudi. One can also reach Karur by buses from Erodeand Vangal. Private buses are also available, though fares are a bit expensive.
How to Reach Karur by Rail
Karur Junction railway station serves the city of Karur. Several trains from other towns and cities of Tamil Nadu connect Karur on a regular basis. If visitors coming from distant cities do not get a train till Karur, then they can board a train till Chennai by rail and then travel to Karur by road.