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There are 7 ways to get from Alappuzha to Rameswaram by bus, train, night train, taxi, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus  •  15 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Alapuzzha to Coimbatore
  2. Take the bus from Gandhipuram to Rameswaram 636Ud

$7 - $20

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Train, night train  •  15 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Alappuzha (ALLP) to Virudunagar Junction (VPT) Guv Chennai Exp
  2. Take the night train from Virudunagar Junction (VPT) to Rameswaram (RMM) Cape-Rmm Super Fast

$10 - $32

Train  •  16 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Alappuzha (ALLP) to Madurai Junction (MDU) Guv Chennai Exp
  2. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Rameswaram (RMM) Tpty-Rmm Tri Wkly Exp / ...

$10 - $31

Taxi  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Alappuzha to Rameswaram 260.6 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Alappuzha to Rameswaram 260.6 miles

$40 - $65

Bus, fly to Tiruchirapalli, train  •  10 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Alappuzha to Ernakulam
  2. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) COK - TRZ
  3. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Rameswaram (RMM)

$63 - $307

Bus, fly to Madurai, train  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Alappuzha to Ernakulam
  2. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Madurai (IXM) COK - IXM
  3. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Rameswaram (RMM)

$37 - $87

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Alappuzha to Rameswaram is to bus which costs ₹480 - ₹1,500 and takes 15 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Alappuzha to Rameswaram is to taxi which costs ₹6,500 - ₹8,000 and takes 6 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Alappuzha to Rameswaram. However, there are services departing from Alapuzzha and arriving at Rameswaram via Gandhipuram. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Alappuzha to Rameswaram. However, there are services departing from Alappuzha (ALLP) and arriving at Rameswaram (RMM) via Virudunagar Junction (VPT). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 24 min.

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The distance between Alappuzha and Rameswaram is 328 km. The road distance is 416.9 km.

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The best way to get from Alappuzha to Rameswaram without a car is to bus which takes 15 h 3 min and costs ₹480 - ₹1,500.

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It takes approximately 15 h 3 min to get from Alappuzha to Rameswaram, including transfers.

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Alappuzha to Rameswaram bus services, operated by Kerala State Road Transport Corporation, depart from Alapuzzha station.

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Alappuzha to Rameswaram train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Alappuzha (ALLP) station.

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The best way to get from Alappuzha to Rameswaram is to bus which takes 15 h 3 min and costs ₹480 - ₹1,500. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹700 - ₹2,300 and takes 16 h 5 min.

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Map of how to get from Alappuzha to Rameswaram.
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  • Distance: 205.2 miles
  • Duration: 15 h 3 min

What companies run services between Alappuzha, India and Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu, India?

You can take a bus from Alappuzha to Rameswaram via Gandhipuram in around 15 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Alappuzha to Rameswaram via Madurai Junction (MDU) in around 16 h 5 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kochi to Tiruchirapalli
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from Kochi to Tiruchirapalli via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Air India Express
Website
airindiaexpress.in
Flights from Kochi to Madurai
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$26 - $60
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Alappuzha (ALLP) to Virudunagar Junction (VPT)
Ave. Duration
10 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Night train from Virudunagar Junction (VPT) to Rameswaram (RMM)
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Alappuzha (ALLP) to Madurai Junction (MDU)
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Rameswaram (RMM)
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Rameswaram (RMM)
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Kerala State Road Transport Corporation
Website
ksrtconline.com
Bus from Alapuzzha to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $8
Schedules at
keralartc.com
Bus from Alappuzha to Ernakulam
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
keralartc.com
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Gandhipuram to Rameswaram
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Alappuzha to Rameswaram
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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The quickest flight from Kochi Airport to Tiruchirapalli Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Alappuzha to Rameswaram bus services, operated by SETC, arrive at Rameswaram station.

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Alappuzha to Rameswaram train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Rameswaram (RMM) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alappuzha to Rameswaram is 417 km. It takes approximately 6 h 41 min to drive from Alappuzha to Rameswaram.

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IndiGo Airlines offers flights from Kochi Airport to Tiruchirapalli Airport.

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There are 29+ hotels available in Rameswaram. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

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