Travel from Chennai to Koodankulam

Bus or train from Chennai to Koodankulam?

Indian Railways operates a train from Chennai to Koodankulam once daily. Tickets cost $14 - $24 and the journey takes 12 h 54 min. Alternatively, Chennai Metro Rail Limited operates a bus from Chennai to Koodankulam every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 27 min. 2 other operators also service this route.

How to get from Chennai to Koodankulam

ModeDurationPrice
From Chennai Fort train to Madras airport, fly to Tuticorin airport, then taxi to Koodankulam.4 h 28 min$83
From Chennai Fort train to Madras airport, fly to Trivandrum airport, then taxi to Koodankulam.4 h 30 min$97
From Chennai Fort train to Madras airport, fly to Madurai airport, taxi to Madurai Junction (MDU), train to Valliyur (VLY), then taxi to Koodankulam.7 h 50 min$85
From Chennai Egmore (MS) train to N. Panakudi (NPK) then taxi to Koodankulam.13 h 19 min$30
From Egmore Metro subway to Thirumangalam, subway to Chennai, bus to Nagercoil, then taxi to Koodankulam.13 h 19 min$21
From Chennai drive to Koodankulam.10 h 1 min$85

How long does it take to get from Chennai to Koodankulam?

It takes approximately 4 h 28 min to get from Chennai to Koodankulam.

Operators from Chennai to Koodankulam

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    Chennai to Koodankulam:

    1. Trip:
      1 Fly to Tuticorin, taxi
      • One-Way approx: USD $43 - $243
      • Duration: 4 h 28 min
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        • One-Way approx: USD $43 - $243
        • Duration: 4 h 28 min
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      2 Fly to Trivandrum, taxi
      • One-Way approx: USD $57 - $187
      • Duration: 4 h 30 min
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        2 Fly to Trivandrum, taxi
        • One-Way approx: USD $57 - $187
        • Duration: 4 h 30 min
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      3 Fly to Madurai, train
      • One-Way approx: USD $33 - $180
      • Duration: 7 h 50 min
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        3 Fly to Madurai, train
        • One-Way approx: USD $33 - $180
        • Duration: 7 h 50 min
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      4 Train
      • One-Way approx: USD $20 - $31
      • Duration: 13 h 19 min
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        • Duration: 13 h 19 min
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      5 Bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $17 - $25
      • Duration: 13 h 19 min
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        • Duration: 13 h 19 min
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      6 Drive
      • One-Way approx: USD $70 - $110
      • Duration: 10 h 1 min
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        • One-Way approx: USD $70 - $110
        • Duration: 10 h 1 min
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