There are 3 ways to get from Kanyakumari to Andaman and Nicobar Islands by train, plane, ferry or bus

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Train, fly  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Kanyakumari (CAPE) to Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC)
  2. Fly from Trivandrum (TRV) to Port Blair (IXZ) TRV - IXZ

$89 - $387

2 alternative options

Train, ferry  •  3 days 1 h

  1. Take the train from Kanyakumari (CAPE) to Mambalam (MBM) Cape-Ms Exp.
  2. Take the ferry from Chennai Port to Port Blair

$119 - $127

Bus, ferry  •  3 days 2 h

  1. Take the bus from Nagercoil to Chennai
  2. Take the ferry from Chennai Port to Port Blair

$119 - $124

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kanyakumari to Andaman and Nicobar Islands is to bus and ferry which costs ₹8,500 - ₹9,000 and takes 3 days 2 h.

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The quickest way to get from Kanyakumari to Andaman and Nicobar Islands is to train and fly which costs ₹6,000 - ₹28,000 and takes 7 h 26 min.

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The distance between Kanyakumari and Andaman and Nicobar Islands is 1668 km.

The best way to get from Kanyakumari to Andaman and Nicobar Islands without a car is to train and ferry which takes 3 days 1 h and costs ₹8,500 - ₹9,500.

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It takes approximately 7 h 26 min to get from Kanyakumari to Andaman and Nicobar Islands, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Trivandrum Airport to Port Blair Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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IndiGo Airlines, Air India Express, Spicejet and two other airlines offer flights from Trivandrum Airport to Port Blair Airport.

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Map of how to get from Kanyakumari to Andaman and Nicobar Islands.
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  • Distance: 1042.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 26 min

What companies run services between Kanyakumari, India and Andaman and Nicobar Islands, India?

There is no direct connection from Kanyakumari to Port Blair. However, you can take the train to Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC), take the taxi to Trivandrum airport, fly to Port Blair, then take the taxi to Port Blair. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Kanyakumari to Port Blair via Mambalam (MBM), Mambalam, Royapuram, and Chennai Port in around 3 days 1 h.

Airlines
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Trivandrum to Port Blair via Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Trivandrum to Port Blair via Madras
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Trivandrum to Port Blair via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Trivandrum to Port Blair via Madras
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Kanyakumari (CAPE) to Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC)
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kanyakumari (CAPE) to Mambalam (MBM)
Ave. Duration
12 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Ferry operators
Andaman Beacon
Website
andamanbeacon.com
Ferry from Chennai Port to Port Blair
Ave. Duration
2 days 12 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$105
Schedules at
andamanbeacon.com

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