There are 5 ways to get from Kollam to Rameswaram by train, night train, taxi, car or plane

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Train  •  12 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Kollam Junction (QLN) to Madurai Junction (MDU) Qln-Ms Ananthapuri Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Rameswaram (RMM) Tpty-Rmm Tri Wkly Exp / ...

$8 - $30

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Train, night train  •  11 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Kollam Junction (QLN) to Tirunelveli (TEN) Qln-Ms Ananthapuri Exp / ...
  2. Take the night train from Tirunelveli (TEN) to Rameswaram (RMM) Cape-Rmm Super Fast

$9 - $30

Taxi  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kollam to Rameswaram 228.5 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Kollam to Rameswaram 228.5 miles

$35 - $55

Train, fly  •  12 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Kollam Junction (QLN) to Aluva (AWY)
  2. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) COK - TRZ
  3. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Rameswaram (RMM)

$64 - $319

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The cheapest way to get from Kollam to Rameswaram is to train which costs ₹600 - ₹2,200 and takes 12 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kollam to Rameswaram is to taxi which costs ₹5,500 - ₹7,000 and takes 5 h 59 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kollam to Rameswaram. However, there are services departing from Kollam Junction (QLN) and arriving at Rameswaram (RMM) via Madurai Junction (MDU). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 40 min.

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The distance between Kollam and Rameswaram is 303 km. The road distance is 365.6 km.

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The best way to get from Kollam to Rameswaram without a car is to train which takes 12 h 40 min and costs ₹600 - ₹2,200.

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It takes approximately 12 h 40 min to get from Kollam to Rameswaram, including transfers.

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Kollam to Rameswaram train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Kollam Junction (QLN) 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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Kollam to Rameswaram train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Rameswaram (RMM) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kollam to Rameswaram is 366 km. It takes approximately 5 h 59 min to drive from Kollam to Rameswaram.

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  • Distance: 189.3 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 40 min

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

You can take a train from Kollam to Rameswaram via Madurai Junction (MDU) in around 12 h 40 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
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Kollam Junction (QLN) to Madurai Junction (MDU)
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Rameswaram (RMM)
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kollam Junction (QLN) to Tirunelveli (TEN)
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Night train from Tirunelveli (TEN) to Rameswaram (RMM)
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kollam Junction (QLN) to Aluva (AWY)
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Rameswaram (RMM)
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from Kollam to Rameswaram
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95

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IndiGo Airlines offers flights from Kochi Airport to Tiruchirapalli Airport.

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There are 33+ hotels available in Rameswaram. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

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