There are 6 ways to get from Nagercoil to Velankanni by bus, train, taxi, car or plane

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Bus RedBus  •  10 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Nagercoil to Velankanni

$8 - $11

5 alternative options

Train  •  12 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Nagercoil Junction (NCJ) to Thanjavur (TJ) Cape-Pdy Wkly Exp.
  2. Take the train from Thanjavur (TJ) to Vellankanni (VLNK) Vsg-Vlnk Exp

$9 - $30

Bus SETC  •  13 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Nagercoil to Madurai 283D / ...
  2. Take the bus from Madurai to Velankanni 527V

$12 - $17

Taxi  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Nagercoil to Velankanni 277.7 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Nagercoil to Velankanni 277.7 miles

$45 - $70

Train, fly  •  11 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Nagercoil Junction (NCJ) to Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC)
  2. Fly from Trivandrum (TRV) to Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) TRV - TRZ
  3. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Vellankanni (VLNK)

$62 - $323

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Nagercoil and arriving at Velankanni. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Nagercoil to Velankanni. However, there are services departing from Nagercoil Junction (NCJ) and arriving at Vellankanni (VLNK) via Thanjavur (TJ). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 48 min.

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The distance between Nagercoil and Velankanni is 384 km. The road distance is 444.3 km.

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The best way to get from Nagercoil to Velankanni without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 5 min and costs .

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The bus from Nagercoil to Velankanni takes 10 h 5 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Nagercoil to Velankanni bus services, operated by RedBus, depart from Nagercoil station.

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Nagercoil to Velankanni train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Nagercoil Junction (NCJ) station.

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The best way to get from Nagercoil to Velankanni is to bus which takes 10 h 5 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 12 h 48 min.

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There is no direct flight from Trivandrum Airport to Tiruchirapalli Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h and has one stopover.

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Nagercoil to Velankanni bus services, operated by RedBus, arrive at Velankanni station.

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Map of how to get from Nagercoil to Velankanni.
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  • Distance: 240.2 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 5 min

What companies run services between Nagercoil, India and Velankanni, India?

RedBus operates a bus from Nagercoil to Velankanni 3 times a day. Tickets cost $8 - $11 and the journey takes 10 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Nagercoil to Velankanni via Thanjavur (TJ) in around 12 h 48 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Trivandrum to Tiruchirapalli via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Trivandrum to Tiruchirapalli via Madras
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Trivandrum to Tiruchirapalli via Kochi
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Flights from Trivandrum to Tiruchirapalli via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $350
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Trivandrum to Tiruchirapalli via Colombo
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $2,300
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Nagercoil Junction (NCJ) to Thanjavur (TJ)
Ave. Duration
8 h 53 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Thanjavur (TJ) to Vellankanni (VLNK)
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Nagercoil Junction (NCJ) to Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC)
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Vellankanni (VLNK)
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Nagercoil to Madurai
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Bus from Madurai to Velankanni
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
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Other operators
Taxi from Nagercoil to Velankanni
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Bharathi Taxi
Phone
+91 91 30 002000
Website
bharathicalltaxi.in

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Nagercoil to Velankanni train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Vellankanni (VLNK) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nagercoil to Velankanni is 444 km. It takes approximately 6 h 40 min to drive from Nagercoil to Velankanni.

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Air India Limited, SriLankan Airlines and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Trivandrum Airport to Tiruchirapalli Airport.

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There are 14+ hotels available in Velankanni. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

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