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  •  9 h 6 min

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

$27 - $171

Cheapest option

Train  •  13 h

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

$13 - $23

2 alternative options

Fly to Kochi, train  •  13 h 19 min

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

$30 - $152

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 - $142

Questions & Answers

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

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The quickest way to get from Chennai to Vivekananda Rock Memorial is to fly and train which costs ₹1,800 - ₹12,000 and takes 9 h 6 min.

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

It takes approximately 9 h 6 min to get from Chennai to Vivekananda Rock Memorial, including transfers.

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

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Chennai to Vivekananda Rock Memorial once daily. Tickets cost $13 - $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 Tiruchirapalli
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 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
Flights from Madras to Tiruchirapalli
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $200
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $310
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $180
Flights from Madras to Tiruchirapalli
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $210
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
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Madras to Tiruchirapalli via Colombo
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Kanyakumari (CAPE)
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Angamali (AFK) to Kanyakumari (CAPE)
Ave. Duration
9 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Kanyakumari (CAPE)
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Chennai Egmore (MS) to Kanyakumari (CAPE)
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Book at
irctc.co.in

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