There are 4 ways to get from Chennai to Vivekananda Rock Memorial by plane or train

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

Fly to Madurai, train  •  8 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Madurai (IXM) MAA - IXM
  2. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Kanyakumari (CAPE)

$27 - $172

Cheapest option

Train  •  13 h

  1. Take the train from Chennai Egmore (MS) to Kanyakumari (CAPE) Kanyakumari Exp / ...

$14 - $23

2 alternative options

Fly to Kochi, train  •  12 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Kochi (COK) MAA - COK
  2. Take the train from Angamali (AFK) to Kanyakumari (CAPE)

$30 - $153

Fly to Tiruchirapalli, train  •  11 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) MAA - TRZ
  2. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Kanyakumari (CAPE)

$32 - $144

What companies run services between Chennai, India and Vivekananda Rock Memorial, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Chennai to Vivekananda Rock Memorial twice daily. Tickets cost $14 - $23 and the journey takes 13 h.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $170
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Madras to Kochi via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $180
Flights from Madras to Tiruchirapalli
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $210
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $200
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $310
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Kanyakumari (CAPE)
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Angamali (AFK) to Kanyakumari (CAPE)
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Kanyakumari (CAPE)
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $19
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Chennai Egmore (MS) to Kanyakumari (CAPE)
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Book at
irctc.co.in

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Chennai and Vivekananda Rock Memorial is 632 km.

The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Vivekananda Rock Memorial is to train which costs ₹950 - ₹1,600 and takes 13 h.

The quickest way to get from Chennai to Vivekananda Rock Memorial is to fly and train which takes 8 h 54 min and costs ₹1,800 - ₹12,000.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chennai Egmore (MS) and arriving at Kanyakumari (CAPE). Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 h.

It takes approximately 8 h 54 min to get from Chennai to Vivekananda Rock Memorial, including transfers.