There are 5 ways to get from Kochi to Velankanni by train, 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 10 min

  1. Take the train from Eranakulam Junction (ERS) to Nagappattinam (NGT) Ers Karaikalexp

$16 - $27

4 alternative options

Drive  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Kochi to Velankanni 331 miles

$50 - $80

Fly to Tiruchirapalli, train  •  9 h 4 min

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

$75 - $333

Fly to Madras, train  •  10 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Madras (MAA) COK - MAA
  2. Take the train from Tambaram (TBM) to Nagappattinam (NGT)

$37 - $162

Fly to Madurai, train  •  9 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Madurai (IXM) COK - IXM
  2. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ)
  3. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Nagappattinam (NGT)

$44 - $108

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kochi to Velankanni is to train which costs ₹1,000 - ₹1,900 and takes 12 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kochi to Velankanni is to drive which takes 7 h 57 min and costs ₹3,600 - ₹5,500.

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The distance between Kochi and Velankanni is 401 km. The road distance is 530 km.

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It takes approximately 12 h 10 min to get from Kochi to Velankanni, including transfers.

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Kochi to Velankanni once daily. Tickets cost $10 - $21 and the journey takes 12 h.

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
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Kochi to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $180
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kochi to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Kochi to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $310
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 Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
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
Air India Express
Website
airindiaexpress.in
Flights from Kochi to Madurai
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$26 - $60
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Eranakulam Junction (ERS) to Nagappattinam (NGT)
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Nagappattinam (NGT)
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tambaram (TBM) to Nagappattinam (NGT)
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$5 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ)
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in

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