There are 9 ways to get from Ernākulam to Rameswaram by bus, train, taxi, car or plane

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

Bus  •  12 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Cochin to Thiruvananthapuram
  2. Take the bus from Thiruvananthapuram to Tirunelveli
  3. Take the bus from Tirunelveli to Rameshwaram

$22 - $32

Cheapest option

Train  •  14 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Ernakulam Town (ERN) to Madurai Junction (MDU) Tvc-Mdu Amritha Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Rameswaram (RMM) Tpty-Rmm Tri Wkly Exp / ...

$10 - $33

7 alternative options

Bus, train  •  13 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Cochin to Madurai
  2. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Rameswaram (RMM) Tpty-Rmm Tri Wkly Exp / ...

$11 - $26

Taxi  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ernākulam to Rameswaram 289.2 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Ernākulam to Rameswaram 289.2 miles

$45 - $70

Fly to Tiruchirapalli, train  •  9 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) COK - TRZ
  2. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Rameswaram (RMM)

$63 - $307

Fly to Madurai, train  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Madurai (IXM) COK - IXM
  2. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Rameswaram (RMM)

$37 - $87

Fly to Trivandrum, bus  •  10 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Trivandrum (TRV) COK - TRV
  2. Take the bus from Thiruvananthapuram to Tirunelveli
  3. Take the bus from Tirunelveli to Rameshwaram

$41 - $151

Fly to Tuticorin, bus  •  11 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Tuticorin (TCR) COK - TCR
  2. Take the bus from Tirunelveli to Rameshwaram

$99 - $406

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ernākulam to Rameswaram is to bus and train which costs ₹750 - ₹1,800 and takes 13 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ernākulam to Rameswaram is to fly and train which costs ₹2,500 - ₹6,000 and takes 7 h 18 min.

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The distance between Ernākulam and Rameswaram is 341 km. The road distance is 462.6 km.

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It takes approximately 12 h 30 min to get from Ernākulam to Rameswaram, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ernākulam to Rameswaram. However, there are services departing from Cochin and arriving at Rameshwaram via Thiruvananthapuram and Tirunelveli. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ernākulam to Rameswaram. However, there are services departing from Ernakulam Town (ERN) and arriving at Rameswaram (RMM) via Madurai Junction (MDU). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 55 min.

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What companies run services between Ernākulam, India and Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu, India?

You can take a bus from Ernākulam to Rameswaram via Thiruvananthapuram and Tirunelveli in around 12 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ernākulam to Rameswaram via Madurai Junction (MDU) in around 14 h 55 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 Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $130
Flights from Kochi to Tuticorin via Madras
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Air India Express
Website
airindiaexpress.in
Flights from Kochi to Madurai
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$26 - $60
Flights from Kochi to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Kochi to Tuticorin via Madras
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Flights from Kochi to Tuticorin via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kochi to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Rameswaram (RMM)
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Ernakulam Town (ERN) to Madurai Junction (MDU)
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Rameswaram (RMM)
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Cochin to Thiruvananthapuram
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Thiruvananthapuram to Tirunelveli
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Cochin to Madurai
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Tirunelveli to Rameshwaram
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Ernākulam to Rameswaram
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Kerala Taxi
Phone
+91 98460 43403
Website
keralataxi.com
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 484 44 22 44 22
Website
merucabs.com

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