How to get from Chengannūr to Velankanni

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Recommended option

Train  •  15 h 31 min

  1. Hyderabad Exp / ...
  2. Ers Karaikalexp

$17 - $42

Cheapest option

Train, night bus  •  34 h 55 min

  1. Hyderabad Exp / ...

$13 - $28

5 alternative options

Bus  •  22 h 11 min

$17 - $24

Drive  •  7 h 30 min

  1. 312 miles

$50 - $75

Train to Kochi, fly to Tiruchirapalli, train  •  11 h 27 min

  1. COK - TRZ

$77 - $346

Train to Kochi, fly to Madras, train  •  12 h 51 min

  1. COK - MAA

$39 - $175

Train to Trivandrum, fly to Madras, train  •  12 h 31 min

  1. TRV - MAA

$48 - $199

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

You can take a train from Chengannūr to Velankanni via Ernakulam Town (ERN) and Nagappattinam (NGT) in around 15 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chengannūr to Velankanni via Chennai in around 22 h 11 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kochi to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Trivandrum to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Kochi to Tiruchirapalli via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Kochi to Tiruchirapalli via Madras
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Flights from Kochi to Tiruchirapalli via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Kochi to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $310
Flights from Trivandrum to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $190
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Kochi to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $180
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kochi to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Flights from Trivandrum to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Kochi to Tiruchirapalli via Colombo
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,700
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
Air India Express
Website
airindiaexpress.in
Flights from Trivandrum to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Chengannur (CNGR) to Ernakulam Town (ERN)
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Ernakulam Town (ERN) to Nagappattinam (NGT)
Ave. Duration
11 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Chengannur (CNGR) to Palakkad (PGT)
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Chengannur (CNGR) to Aluva (AWY)
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Nagappattinam (NGT)
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tambaram (TBM) to Nagappattinam (NGT)
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$5 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Chengannur (CNGR) to Trivandrum Pett (TVP)
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Chengannur to Chennai
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Velankanni
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Night bus from Palakkad to Velankanni
Ave. Duration
28 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Chengannūr and Velankanni is 385 km. The road distance is 499 km.

The cheapest way to get from Chengannūr to Velankanni is to bus which costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,700 and takes 22 h 11 min.

The quickest way to get from Chengannūr to Velankanni is to drive which takes 7 h 30 min and costs ₹3,400 - ₹5,000.

No, there is no direct bus from Chengannūr to Velankanni. However, there are services departing from Chengannur and arriving at Velankanni via Chennai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 11 min.

It takes approximately 15 h 31 min to get from Chengannūr to Velankanni, including transfers.