There are 10 ways to get from Kochi to Tiruvannamalai by train, bus, night bus, 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.

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Train  •  12 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Ernakulam Junction (ERS) to Katpadi Junction (KPD) Chennai Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Katpadi Junction (KPD) to Tiruvannamalai (TNM) Dr-Pdy Exp / ...

$11 - $32

9 alternative options

Bus, night bus  •  15 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Cochin to Krishnagiri
  2. Take the night bus from Krishnagiri to Thiruvannamalai

$16 - $24

Bus, train  •  21 h 3 min

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

$16 - $30

Taxi  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kochi to Tiruvannamalai 315.3 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Kochi to Tiruvannamalai 315.3 miles

$50 - $75

Fly Kochi to Tiruchirapalli, train  •  11 h 16 min

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

$63 - $307

Fly Kochi to Bengaluru, train  •  11 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Bengaluru (BLR) COK - BLR
  2. Take the train from Krishnarajapurm (KJM) to Tiruvannamalai (TNM)

$42 - $215

Fly Kochi to Madras, train  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Madras (MAA) COK - MAA
  2. Take the train from Tambaram (TBM) to Villupuram Junction (VM)
  3. Take the train from Villupuram Junction (VM) to Tiruvannamalai (TNM)

$30 - $165

Train to Coimbatore, fly to Bengaluru, train  •  14 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Ernakulam Junction (ERS) to Coimbatore Junction (CBE)
  2. Fly from Coimbatore (CJB) to Bengaluru (BLR) CJB - BLR
  3. Take the train from Krishnarajapurm (KJM) to Tiruvannamalai (TNM)

$48 - $225

Train to Coimbatore, fly to Madras, train  •  11 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Ernakulam Junction (ERS) to Coimbatore Junction (CBE)
  2. Fly from Coimbatore (CJB) to Madras (MAA) CJB - MAA
  3. Take the train from Tambaram (TBM) to Villupuram Junction (VM)
  4. Take the train from Villupuram Junction (VM) to Tiruvannamalai (TNM)

$36 - $155

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kochi to Tiruvannamalai is to bus and night bus which costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,800 and takes 15 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kochi to Tiruvannamalai is to taxi which costs ₹8,000 - ₹10,000 and takes 6 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kochi to Tiruvannamalai. However, there are services departing from Ernakulam Junction (ERS) and arriving at Tiruvannamalai (TNM) via Katpadi Junction (KPD). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 51 min.

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The distance between Kochi and Tiruvannamalai is 399 km. The road distance is 504.4 km.

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The best way to get from Kochi to Tiruvannamalai without a car is to train which takes 12 h 51 min and costs ₹800 - ₹2,300.

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It takes approximately 12 h 51 min to get from Kochi to Tiruvannamalai, including transfers.

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Kochi to Tiruvannamalai train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Ernakulam Junction (ERS) station.

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The quickest flight from Kochi Airport to Tiruchirapalli Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Kochi to Tiruvannamalai train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Tiruvannamalai (TNM) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kochi to Tiruvannamalai is 504 km. It takes approximately 6 h 45 min to drive from Kochi to Tiruvannamalai.

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  • Distance: 249.2 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 51 min

What companies run services between Kochi, India and Tiruvannamalai, India?

You can take a train from Kochi to Tiruvannamalai via Katpadi Junction (KPD) in around 12 h 51 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 Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Kochi to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Coimbatore to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from Coimbatore to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Kochi to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $270
Flights from Kochi to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $310
Flights from Coimbatore to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Coimbatore to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Coimbatore to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kochi to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kochi to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Flights from Kochi to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Flights from Coimbatore to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Kochi to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Kochi to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Ernakulam Junction (ERS) to Katpadi Junction (KPD)
Ave. Duration
10 h 13 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Katpadi Junction (KPD) to Tiruvannamalai (TNM)
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Tiruvannamalai (TNM)
Ave. Duration
9 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Tiruvannamalai (TNM)
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Krishnarajapurm (KJM) to Tiruvannamalai (TNM)
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tambaram (TBM) to Villupuram Junction (VM)
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Villupuram Junction (VM) to Tiruvannamalai (TNM)
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Ernakulam Junction (ERS) to Coimbatore Junction (CBE)
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Cochin to Krishnagiri
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Night bus from Krishnagiri to Thiruvannamalai
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Cochin to Madurai
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Kochi to Tiruvannamalai
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
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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