There are 9 ways to get from Bengaluru to Dhanushkodi by bus, 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.

Recommended option

Bus  •  10 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Bangalore to Rameswaram

$13 - $18

8 alternative options

Train  •  13 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Bangalore Cant (BNC) to Salem Junction (SA) Sbc-Ers Inter City Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Salem Junction (SA) to Rameswaram (RMM) Okha-Rmm Exp

$15 - $39

Train via Jolarpettai (JTJ)  •  13 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Bangalore Cant (BNC) to Jolarpettai (JTJ) Sbc-Mas Brindavan Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Jolarpettai (JTJ) to Rameswaram (RMM) Okha-Rmm Exp

$16 - $39

Taxi  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bengaluru to Dhanushkodi 350.7 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Bengaluru to Dhanushkodi 350.7 miles

$55 - $85

Fly to Madurai, train  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Bengaluru (BLR) to Madurai (IXM) BLR - IXM
  2. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Rameswaram (RMM)

$51 - $237

Fly to Tiruchirapalli, train  •  10 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Bengaluru (BLR) to Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) BLR - TRZ
  2. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Rameswaram (RMM)

$57 - $287

Fly to Tuticorin, bus  •  8 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Bengaluru (BLR) to Tuticorin (TCR) BLR - TCR
  2. Take the bus from Tirunelveli to Rameshwaram

$74 - $296

Fly to Trivandrum, bus  •  12 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Bengaluru (BLR) to Trivandrum (TRV) BLR - TRV
  2. Take the bus from Thiruvananthapuram to Tirunelveli
  3. Take the bus from Tirunelveli to Rameshwaram

$47 - $250

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bengaluru to Dhanushkodi is to bus which costs ₹850 - ₹1,300 and takes 10 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bengaluru to Dhanushkodi is to fly and train which costs ₹3,500 - ₹17,000 and takes 8 h 39 min.

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The distance between Bengaluru and Dhanushkodi is 466 km. The road distance is 561.1 km.

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It takes approximately 10 h 49 min to get from Bengaluru to Dhanushkodi, including transfers.

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IndiGo Airlines, Jet Airways and Spicejet offer flights from Bengaluru Airport to Madurai Airport.

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Map of how to get from Bengaluru to Dhanushkodi.
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  • Distance: 291 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 49 min

What companies run services between Bengaluru, India and Dhanushkodi, India?

RedBus operates a bus from Bengaluru to Dhanushkodi 4 times a day. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 10 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bengaluru to Dhanushkodi via Salem Junction (SA) and Rameswaram (RMM) in around 13 h 3 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Bengaluru to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Flights from Bengaluru to Tiruchirapalli
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from Bengaluru to Tiruchirapalli via Madras
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Bengaluru to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $440
Flights from Bengaluru to Trivandrum via Madras
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $440
Flights from Bengaluru to Trivandrum via Kochi
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $440
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Bengaluru to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Bengaluru to Madurai via Madras
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Bengaluru to Tuticorin
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Bengaluru to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Bengaluru to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $250
Flights from Bengaluru to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $380
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Bengaluru to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $470
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Bangalore Cant (BNC) to Salem Junction (SA)
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Salem Junction (SA) to Rameswaram (RMM)
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$7 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Bangalore Cant (BNC) to Jolarpettai (JTJ)
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Jolarpettai (JTJ) to Rameswaram (RMM)
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Rameswaram (RMM)
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Rameswaram (RMM)
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Bangalore to Rameswaram
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Thiruvananthapuram to Tirunelveli
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Tirunelveli to Rameshwaram
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Bengaluru to Dhanushkodi
Ave. Duration
8 h 51 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Spot City Taxi
Phone
+91 80 46 62 58 00
Website
spotcitytaxi.in
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 80 44 22 44 22
Website
merucabs.com

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