Travel from Kollam to Puducherry

Bus or train from Kollam to Puducherry?

RedBus operates a bus from Kollam to Puducherry hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min. RedBus also services this route hourly. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Kollam to Puducherry once daily. Tickets cost $14 - $24 and the journey takes 14 h 50 min. Indian Railways also services this route 3 times a day.

How to get from Kollam to Puducherry

From Kollam bus to Cochin then bus to Pondicherry. 15 h 15 min ₹1,361. From Kollam Junction (QLN) train to Villuparam Junction (VM) then train to Puducherry (PDY). 17 h 5 min ₹2,162. From Kollam bus to Ernakulam, bus to Perundhurai, then bus to Pondicherry. 17 h 44 min ₹1,872. From Kollam bus to Cochin, bus to Palakkad (PGT), then train to Puducherry (PDY). 19 h 10 min ₹2,447. From Kollam taxi to Puducherry. 8 h 55 min ₹9,475. From Kollam drive to Puducherry. 8 h 55 min ₹4,794. From Kollam Junction (QLN) train to Trivandrum airport, fly to Madras airport, train to Tambaram (TBM), then train to Puducherry. 8 h 18 min ₹6,073. From Kollam Junction (QLN) train to Aluva (AWY), taxi to Kochi airport, fly to Madras airport, train to Tambaram (TBM), then train to Puducherry. 10 h 22 min ₹5,627.

How long does it take to get from Kollam to Puducherry?

It takes approximately 15 h 15 min to get from Kollam to Puducherry.
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