There are 7 ways to get from Kochi 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 42 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

$25 - $36

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  12 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Eranakulam Junction (ERS) to Ramanathapuram (RMD) Ers Rmm Exp
  2. Take the bus from Ramanathapuram to Rameshwaram

$12 - $24

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kochi to Rameswaram 294.2 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Kochi to Rameswaram 294.2 miles

$45 - $70

Fly to Tiruchirapalli, bus  •  10 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) COK - TRZ
  2. Take the bus from Tiruchirapalli to Rameshwaram

$74 - $320

Fly to Trivandrum, bus  •  10 h 47 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 Madurai, train, bus  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Madurai (IXM) COK - IXM
  2. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Ramanathapuram (RMD)
  3. Take the bus from Ramanathapuram to Rameshwaram

$39 - $90

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kochi to Rameswaram is to train and bus which costs ₹800 - ₹1,700 and takes 12 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kochi to Rameswaram is to taxi which takes 7 h 28 min and costs ₹7,000 - ₹9,000.

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The distance between Kochi and Rameswaram is 342 km. The road distance is 471 km.

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It takes approximately 12 h 42 min to get from Kochi to Rameswaram, including transfers.

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

You can take a bus from Kochi to Rameswaram via Cochin, Thiruvananthapuram, and Tirunelveli in around 12 h 42 min.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Kochi to Tiruchirapalli via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Kochi to Tiruchirapalli via Madras
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Flights from Kochi to Tiruchirapalli via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Air India Express
Website
airindiaexpress.in
Flights from Kochi to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Flights from Kochi to Madurai
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$26 - $60
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kochi to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $130
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Kochi to Tiruchirapalli via Colombo
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,700
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kochi to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Train operators
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
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
Bus from Ramanathapuram to Rameshwaram
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Bus from Tiruchirapalli to Rameshwaram
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Kochi to Rameswaram
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 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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