There are lot of buses and trains available from Coimbatore. Train takes 45 mins. Buses take 70 mins.
Located on the banks of Noyyal River, it has been ruled at different times, by the Early Pandyas, Medieval Cholas, Later Cholas, Mysore Kingdom and the British. It is situated at the centre of the South Indian Peninsula, about 450 kilometres (280 mi) southwest of the state capital Chennai about 50 kilometres (31 mi) east of Coimbatore and 50 kilometres (31 mi) south of Erode. Tiruppur is administered by municipal corporation which was established in 2008 and the total area of the corporation is 159. 6 km2 divided into 60 wards. The total population of the city as per the 2011 census is 444,352. Thiruppur is a part of the Tiruppur constituency that elects its member of parliament. Tiruppur is a major textile and knit wear hub contributing to 90% of total cotton knit wear exports from India. The textile industry provides employment to over six lakh people and contributed to exports worth ₹200 billion (US$2. 9 billion) in 2014-15.