Tiruchirapalli is connected by air, rail and road from all the major cities of the country. One can also fly direct to Tiruchirapalli from several international airports.
Bishop Heber College is situated in Puthur (Vayalur road) which is around 10 kms from Tiruchirappalli International Airport. Local Taxi drivers can generally converse in Tamil and English. The taxi trip may cost about Rs. 200/-. One could also book OLA cabs to reach the college campus.
By Rail and Bus:
Participants coming from other states of India by train should get down at the Tiruchirapalli Railway Junction and they can reach the local bus stop, which is opposite to the railway junction.
From the local bus stop in the railway junction one can travel through town bus to reach Chatiram bus stand. From Somarasampettai local bus stop in Chatiram bus stand, take any LSS bus and get down at College stopping/Geethanjali Hospital stop. It is a 20 minute travel from Chatiram bus stand to Bishop Heber College. Frequent Bus services are available at Chatiram bus stand to reach Bishop Heber College.
Alternatively, one could also reach Central Bus station, which is next to Tiruchirappalli Railway Junction. Take any LSS bus that moves to Chatiram bus stand via Thillai Nagar/Uroiyur and get down at Puthur four roads stopping which requires few minutes of walk to reach Bishop Heber College.
OLA cabs/auto and local taxi/auto services are also available at the Railway Junction. The distance between Railway Junction and Bishop Heber College is 5 kms. Local taxi/Auto fare may cost upto Rs 150/-.