Karaikal Bus Station is situated 57 km away from Chidambaram
. Buses ply from Karaikal
, Velankanni, Mayiladuthurai
. Buses run by Tamil Nadu State Transport Corporation (TNSTC),
Pondicherry Tourism and Transport Development Corporation
(PTDC) and other private operators are available.
Nearest airports: Tiruchirapalli Airport and Chennai International Airport. The nearest railway station is at Nagore.
Karaikal Ammaiyar Temple, Jadaayupureeswar Temple, Mastan Syed Dawood Dargah and Our Lady Angels Church are nearby attractions.
For local transport, city buses, tourist taxis, auto-rickshaws and cycle-rickshaws are available.