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There are 4 ways to get from Kumbakonam to Vandavāsi by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from Kumbakonam to Melmaruvattur

3 alternative options

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Kumbakonam to Melmaruvathur Bus Stop

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Kumbakonam to Vandavāsi

Drive

  1. Drive from Kumbakonam to Vandavāsi

Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Kumbakonam to Vandavāsi is to bus, which costs ₹800 - ₹1,100 and takes 5h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Kumbakonam to Vandavāsi is to taxi which costs ₹3,200 - ₹3,800 and takes 2h 47m.

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The distance between Kumbakonam and Vandavāsi is 173 km. The road distance is 189.1 km.

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The best way to get from Kumbakonam to Vandavāsi without a car is to train which takes 4h 43m and costs ₹750 - ₹1,700.

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It takes approximately 4h 43m to get from Kumbakonam to Vandavāsi, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Kumbakonam to Vandavāsi is to train which takes 4h 43m and costs ₹750 - ₹1,700. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹800 - ₹1,100 and takes 5h 50m.

Mode details

Yes, the driving distance between Kumbakonam to Vandavāsi is 189 km. It takes approximately 2h 47m to drive from Kumbakonam to Vandavāsi.

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  • Distance: 173.1 km
  • Duration: 4h 43m

What companies run services between Kumbakonam, India and Vandavāsi, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Kumbakonam to Melmaruvattur 4 times a day. Tickets cost ₹160 - ₹900 and the journey takes 4h 13m. Alternatively, SETC operates a bus from Kumbakonam to Melmaruvathur Bus Stop hourly. Tickets cost ₹300 - ₹440 and the journey takes 5h 24m.

Train operators
Indian Railways

India’s national rail operator runs passenger and freight trains on both long-distance and suburban routes across the country, from slower multi-stop to faster and more comfortable services. It’s a practical and affordable way to explore the country. Advance ticket bookings usually open 120 days before the date of the journey for Indian nationals; 365 days for international travellers. You’ll be allocated a seat or berth when you book and choose your class of travel.

Contact Details
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Kumbakonam to Melmaruvattur
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
₹160 - ₹900
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹160 - ₹210
Third AC (3A)
₹500 - ₹650
Second AC (2A)
₹700 - ₹900
Bus operators
SETC
Phone
9513508001
Email
commercial@tnstc.in
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Kumbakonam to Melmaruvathur Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
5h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹300 - ₹440
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Kumbakonam to Vandavāsi
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Estimated price
₹3,200 - ₹3,800
Temple Call Taxi
Phone
+91 94 45 75 00 94
Website
temple-call-taxi.business.site
Kumbakonam Travels
Phone
+91 97 88 85 56 67
Website
kumbakonamtravels.com
KKV Cabs
Phone
+91 94 43 87 55 55
Website
kkvcabs.in

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