Tiruchirapalli Junction Railway Station is a major railhead of the
Southern Railways. (Trichy is the old name of Tiruchirapalli.) Both metre gauge and broad gauge services are available.
There is a tourist information cell at the station to help the visitors. Just across the road is the shopping center, Khadi Kraft.
Important places to visit in Tiruchirapalli are Viralimalai Peacock Sanctuary, Sittannavasal, Government Museum and Kudumianmalai Temple.
The Central Bus Station is at a stone’s throw from the station. For local travel tourist taxis are extensively available. Nearest airbase is Tiruchirapalli Airport, about 7 km from the city.