There are 5 ways to get from Chengannūr to Velankanni by train, car or plane

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Train  •  16 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Chengannur (CNGR) to Erode Junction (ED) Kcvl-Ypr Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Erode Junction (ED) to Vellankanni (VLNK) Vsg-Vlnk Exp

$11 - $33

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Drive  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Chengannūr to Velankanni 312 miles

$50 - $75

Train to Kochi, fly to Tiruchirapalli, train  •  10 h 30 min

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

$61 - $317

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

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

$38 - $173

Train to Trivandrum, fly to Madras, train  •  12 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Chengannur (CNGR) to Trivandrum Pett (TVP)
  2. Fly from Trivandrum (TRV) to Madras (MAA) TRV - MAA
  3. Take the train from Tambaram (TBM) to Nagappattinam (NGT)

$48 - $197

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The cheapest way to get from Chengannūr to Velankanni is to train which costs ₹800 - ₹2,400 and takes 16 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chengannūr to Velankanni is to drive which costs ₹3,600 - ₹5,500 and takes 7 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Chengannūr to Velankanni. However, there are services departing from Chengannur (CNGR) and arriving at Vellankanni (VLNK) via Erode Junction (ED). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 18 min.

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The distance between Chengannūr and Velankanni is 385 km. The road distance is 499.1 km.

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The best way to get from Chengannūr to Velankanni without a car is to train which takes 16 h 18 min and costs ₹800 - ₹2,400.

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It takes approximately 16 h 18 min to get from Chengannūr to Velankanni, including transfers.

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Chengannūr to Velankanni train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Chengannur (CNGR) station.

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The quickest flight from Kochi Airport to Tiruchirapalli Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Chengannūr to Velankanni train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Vellankanni (VLNK) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chengannūr to Velankanni is 499 km. It takes approximately 7 h 30 min to drive from Chengannūr to Velankanni.

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  • Distance: 240.8 miles
  • Duration: 16 h 18 min

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

You can take a train from Chengannūr to Velankanni via Erode Junction (ED) in around 16 h 18 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 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Trivandrum to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $280
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
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
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 Erode Junction (ED)
Ave. Duration
8 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $17
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irctc.co.in
Train from Erode Junction (ED) to Vellankanni (VLNK)
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$4 - $16
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irctc.co.in
Train from Chengannur (CNGR) to Aluva (AWY)
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $14
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 - $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
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Chengannur (CNGR) to Trivandrum Pett (TVP)
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in

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IndiGo Airlines offers flights from Kochi Airport to Tiruchirapalli Airport.

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There are 14+ hotels available in Velankanni. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

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