The Distance between Salem to Thrissur is 327Kms by road. With a total of 13, redBus offers options to choose from 3 operators for Salem to Thrissur route. Major operators who operate buses from Salem to Thrissur are Kallada Travels (Suresh Kallada), Green Kerala Holidays, Aeon Connect having the maximum number of services. Salem to Thrissur bus timings vary with different operator and bus type, the journey takes 4hrs to 7hrs 15min to complete this journey depending on the operator, type of bus and traffic conditions. The first bus takes off around 05:45 AM and last bus at 11:59 PM. Minimum Salem to Thrissur bus fare is Rs.550 and maximum being Rs.1522, lowest fares provided by redBus depending on the operator you choose and the type of bus.
Travelling from Salem to Thrissur can be comfortable and easy as there are many types of buses available for travellers. Different type of buses are available in this route like Volvo A/C Multi-Axle Semisleeper, Non A/C Semisleeper, Volvo A/C Multi-Axle Sleeper, Volvo A/C Multi-Axle Semisleeper. Now that redbus has tied up with many operators, booking tickets from Salem to Thrissur has become very easy.
Salem, a district located in the state of Tamil Nadu, is commonly known as the Mango city, Steel city, Agro city and Electric City. The city gets the name from the word ‘Sela’ or ‘Shalya’ which means ‘the country around the hills’. Poiman Karadu, Mettur Dam, Namakkal, and Tharamangalam are a few sightseeing options in and around Salem. Jama Masjid, built by Tipu Sultan, and situated on the banks of Thirumanimuthu River is the oldest mosque in Salem. Yercaud Hills, a hill station, is located 22 km away from Salem in the Shevaroy range of hills in Eastern Ghats. Places like Siddhar Temple, Kottai Mariamman Temple, Skandhashram, Kothandaramar temple, Sithar Koil, Othumali Murugan temple, Pandurangan Hill temple, Kumaragiri Hill Murugan temple, ISKON, Kariperumal Karadu Hill temple are a few temples located in Salem. Kurumbapatti Zoological Park, Anna Park, Anamarathupatti lake, Paravasa Ulagam, Kiliyur Falls, and Dream Land attracts fair amount of visitors.
Thrissur, or as previously know Trichur, traces its roots back in history as a centre of regional, cultural and spiritual epitome in India. Crowned as the ‘Cultural Capital of Kerala’, Thrissur is home to the most vibrant and colourful temple festival of the state- Thrissur Pooram. Held in April and May, this festival exhibits various cultural arts and dance forms, thus, attracting a number of domestic and foreign visitors. The city is well connected to the rest of the country by road, rail and air. The Thrissur Bus services make commuting to and from the city very convenient, owing to the regular Thrissur Bus timing offered for all major stations. Thrissur to Munnar, Thrissur to Chennai, Thrissur to Coimbatore are some of the chief links connecting to the city.