There are 6 ways to get from Kolkata to Vellore by plane, bus, train or car

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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Fly to Madras, bus  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Madras (MAA) CCU - MAA
  2. Take the bus from Chennai to Vellore

$48 - $152

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Train  •  28 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to Vellore Cant (VLR) Hwh-Pdy Weekly Exp

$27 - $40

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Fly to Bengaluru, bus  •  10 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Bengaluru (BLR) CCU - BLR
  2. Take the bus from Bangalore to Vellore

$59 - $123

Fly to Tirupati, train  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Tirupati (TIR) CCU - TIR
  2. Take the train from Tirupati (TPTY) to Vellore Cant (VLR)

$94 - $163

Fly to Pondicherry, train  •  10 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Pondicherry (PNY) CCU - PNY
  2. Take the train from Pondicherry (PDY) to Vellore Cant (VLR)

$96 - $409

Drive  •  24 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Kolkata to Vellore 1067.9 miles

$170 - $260

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The cheapest way to get from Kolkata to Vellore is to train which costs ₹2,000 - ₹2,700 and takes 28 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kolkata to Vellore is to fly and bus which costs ₹3,500 - ₹12,000 and takes 8 h 1 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Howrah Junction (HWH) and arriving at Vellore Cant (VLR). Services depart once a week, and operate Sunday. The journey takes approximately 28 h 33 min.

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The distance between Kolkata and Vellore is 1450 km. The road distance is 1708.6 km.

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The best way to get from Kolkata to Vellore without a car is to train which takes 28 h 33 min and costs ₹2,000 - ₹2,700.

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It takes approximately 8 h 1 min to get from Kolkata to Vellore, including transfers.

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Kolkata to Vellore train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Howrah Junction (HWH) station.

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The quickest flight from Kolkata Airport to Madras Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 15 min.

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Kolkata to Vellore train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Vellore Cant (VLR) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kolkata to Vellore is 1709 km. It takes approximately 24 h 27 min to drive from Kolkata to Vellore.

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  • Distance: 906.3 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 1 min

What companies run services between Kolkata, India and Vellore, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Kolkata to Vellore once a week. Tickets cost $27 - $40 and the journey takes 28 h 33 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kolkata to Madras
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Kolkata to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $230
Flights from Kolkata to Bengaluru via Bhubaneswar
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $230
Flights from Kolkata to Bengaluru via Ranchi
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $230
Flights from Kolkata to Bengaluru via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $230
Flights from Kolkata to Tirupati via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $400
Flights from Kolkata to Tirupati via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Kolkata to Tirupati via Bhubaneswar, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Kolkata to Tirupati via Raipur, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Kolkata to Tirupati via Gauhati, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Kolkata to Tirupati via Bengaluru, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Kolkata to Tirupati via Delhi, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Kolkata to Tirupati via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Kolkata to Tirupati via Madras, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Kolkata to Tirupati via Nagpur, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Kolkata to Madras
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Flights from Kolkata to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Flights from Kolkata to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Flights from Kolkata to Bengaluru via Madras
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Flights from Kolkata to Pondicherry via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Flights from Kolkata to Pondicherry via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kolkata to Madras
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Kolkata to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $200
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kolkata to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Kolkata to Bengaluru via Bhubaneswar
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Kolkata to Madras
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Kolkata to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $190
Train operators
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Vellore
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Bangalore to Vellore
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in

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