Sunday, April 10, 2016

Ranganathaswamy Temple, Srirangam – Connectivity

Ranganathaswamy Temple, Srirangam – Connectivity
By Air:
The nearest airport is Tiruchirappalli International Airport. Trichy Airport has connections to Chennai, Mumbai, Bangalore, Thiruvananthapuram, Singapore, Dubai, Sharjah, Kuwait, Malaysia, and Abu Dhabi. Nearest airport is Trichy Airport which is 15 km away. Bus and taxi services are available to reach the temple.
By Train:
Srirangam has a railway station that can be reached from Chennai through any of the major trains travelling in the Chennai-Kanyakumari railway track and the journey time from Chennai is about 5 hours and 10 minutes (320 km).
The Tiruchirappalli fort and Trichy junction which are the distance of 2 km and 8 km serves as connection point to many destinations in southern India, such as Thanjavur, Thiruvananthapuram, Chidambaram, Madurai, Tirupathi, Tuticorin, Tenkasi, Quilon, Rameshwaram, Bangalore, Coimbatore, Mysore, Kochi, Kanyakumari and Mangalore.
It also connects to some northern Indian cities including New Delhi.
By Bus:
Buses are available from Trichy Bus Stand to the temple frequently which is 10 km away. Trichy Central bus stand has direct services to most parts of Tamil Nadu. From the bus stand, tourists can avail local buses, taxi, and auto rickshaw to reach Srirangam.