Why Trichy

Trichy, is a major tier II City in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. Trichy is the fourth largest city as well as the fourth largest urban agglomeration in the state.

The city is an important educational centre in the state of Tamil Nadu such as Indian Institute of Management (IIMT), Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT) and National Institute of Technology (NITT).

Industrial units such as Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL), Golden Rock Railway Workshop, Ordnance Factory Tiruchirappalli (OFT) and Heavy Alloy Penetrator Project (HAPP) have their factories in the city.


The city has two major bus termini; Chathram Bus Stand and Central Bus Stand, both of which operate intercity services and local transport to suburban areas.

Tiruchirappalli sits at the confluence of two major National Highways NH 45 and NH 67.


The Great Southern of India Railway Company was established in 1853 with its headquarters at England.[364] In 1859.

Tiruchirappalli Junction is the second biggest railway station in Tamil Nadu and one of the busiest in India. It constitutes a separate division of the Southern Railway.

Tiruchirappalli has rail connectivity with most important cities and towns in India.

International Airport

Tiruchirappalli is served by Tiruchirappalli International Airport from the city centre. The airport handles fivefold more international air traffic than domestic services, making it the only airport in India with this huge variation. There are regular flights to Chennai, Mumbai, Delhi, Colombo, Dubai, Kuala Lumpur, and Singapore.