There are 6 ways to get from Alappuzha to Velankanni by train, bus, 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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Train  •  14 h

  1. Take the train from Alappuzha (ALLP) to Ernakulam Junction (ERS) Kcvl-Sbc Exp. / ...
  2. Take the train from Ernakulam Junction (ERS) to Nagappattinam (NGT) Ers-Kik Exp

$16 - $40

Cheapest option

Train via Tiruchchirapali (TPJ)  •  18 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Alappuzha (ALLP) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) Guv Chennai Exp
  2. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Vellankanni (VLNK) Vsg-Vlnk Exp

$13 - $35

4 alternative options

Bus  •  21 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Alleppy to Chennai
  2. Take the bus from Chennai to Velankanni

$17 - $24

Drive  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Alappuzha to Velankanni 329.4 miles

$50 - $80

Train, fly to Tiruchirapalli  •  9 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Alappuzha (ALLP) to Aluva (AWY)
  2. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) COK - TRZ
  3. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Vellankanni (VLNK)

$61 - $318

Train, fly to Madras  •  11 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Alappuzha (ALLP) to Aluva (AWY)
  2. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Madras (MAA) COK - MAA
  3. Take the train from Tambaram (TBM) to Nagappattinam (NGT)

$39 - $174

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Alappuzha to Velankanni is to bus which costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,700 and takes 21 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Alappuzha to Velankanni is to drive which costs ₹3,600 - ₹5,500 and takes 7 h 54 min.

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The distance between Alappuzha and Velankanni is 408 km. The road distance is 527 km.

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It takes approximately 14 h to get from Alappuzha to Velankanni, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Alappuzha to Velankanni. However, there are services departing from Alleppy and arriving at Velankanni via Chennai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Alappuzha to Velankanni. However, there are services departing from Alappuzha (ALLP) and arriving at Vellankanni (VLNK) via Tiruchchirapali (TPJ). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 15 min.

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

You can take a train from Alappuzha to Velankanni via Ernakulam Junction (ERS) and Nagappattinam (NGT) in around 14 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Alappuzha to Velankanni via Chennai in around 21 h 31 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kochi to Tiruchirapalli
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from Kochi to Tiruchirapalli via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Kochi to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Kochi to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $310
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kochi to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Kochi to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Alappuzha (ALLP) to Ernakulam Junction (ERS)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Ernakulam Junction (ERS) to Nagappattinam (NGT)
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Alappuzha (ALLP) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ)
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $21
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 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Alappuzha (ALLP) to Aluva (AWY)
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tambaram (TBM) to Nagappattinam (NGT)
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$6 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Alleppy to Chennai
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Velankanni
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in

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