There are 5 ways to get from Bengaluru to Vellore by bus, train, rideshare, taxi or car

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Bus  •  5 h

  1. Take the bus from Bangalore to Vellore

$7 - $11

Cheapest option

Train  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Yasvantpur Junction (YPR) to Vellore Cant (VLR) Dr-Pdy Exp

$4 - $15

3 alternative options

Rideshare  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Bengaluru to Vellore 120.2 miles

$8

Taxi  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bengaluru to Vellore 119.6 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Bengaluru to Vellore 119.6 miles

$19 - $29

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bengaluru to Vellore is to rideshare which costs ₹513 and takes 3 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bengaluru to Vellore is to taxi which costs ₹3,400 - ₹4,100 and takes 2 h 53 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bangalore and arriving at Vellore. Services depart every 15 minutes. The journey takes approximately 5 h.

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The distance between Bengaluru and Vellore is 167 km. The road distance is 191.4 km.

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The best way to get from Bengaluru to Vellore without a car is to bus which takes 5 h and costs ₹550 - ₹800.

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The bus from Bangalore to Vellore takes 5 h including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Bengaluru to Vellore bus services, operated by RedBus, depart from Bangalore station.

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The best way to get from Bengaluru to Vellore is to bus which takes 5 h and costs ₹550 - ₹800. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹290 - ₹1,100 and takes 6 h 33 min.

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Map of how to get from Bengaluru to Vellore.
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  • Distance: 104.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h

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

RedBus operates a bus from Bengaluru to Vellore every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 5 h. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Bengaluru to Vellore 3 times a week. Tickets cost $4 - $15 and the journey takes 5 h 13 min.

Train operators
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BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bengaluru to Vellore
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Bengaluru to Vellore
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
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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