How to Reach

Nearest Airport

Tiruchirapalli (Tiruchi) Airport, Tamil Nadu, India, is located at ~80 km from Vaduvur. Takes 2 hours by Car/Taxi to reach the temple. The drive is completely on National and State Highway and with tolls

Railway station

  • Thanjavur Railway Station - 24 Kms - Takes less than one hour by Car/Taxi. There is a Public Bus Stop within 5 minutes of walking distance, from the railway station (or) you can take auto to Thanjavur New Bus Stand and take any bus that goes to Mannargudi or Thiruthuraipoondi. All stops at Vaduvur

  • Mannargudi Railway Station (limited trains only) - 12 Kms - Catch any bus that goes to Thanjavur

Public/Private Bus Facility

  • All State Transport and Private buses from Thanjavur to Mannargudi or Tirutharaipoondi will stop at Vaduvur.

  • From Thanjavur new bus stand and Mannargudi, you have buses via Vaduvur, starting at 4:30 AM onwards, upto late night.

  • Direct bus available from Bengaluru to Mannargudi and Thanjavur

Vaduvur Sri Kothandaramaswamy Temple is five minutes walk from Vaduvur bus stop.


  • The best place to stay is Thanjavur, as there is no current hotels in Vaduvur.

  • There are few lodges in Mannargudi but not of high class.

  • Ahobila Mutt and Srimad Andavan Ashram is located near the temple.

  • Few non-AC Rooms are available next to the temple premise. For availability/more information contact temple office