Karur (Tamil: [kaɾuːɾ]) is a city in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. Karur is the administrative headquarters of Karur district. It is located on the banks of River Amaravathi , Kaveri and Noyyal.
Karur is well known for the export of Home Textile products to USA, UK, Australia, Europe and many more countries. It is situated at about 395 kilometers southwest of the state capital Chennai , 75 km from Tiruchirapalli, 120 km away from Coimbatore , 295 km away from Bengaluru and 300 km away from Kochi.