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Train to Glasgow, fly to Madras, train  •  20h 23m

  1. Take the train from Lanark to Glasgow Central
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Madras (MAA) GLA - MAA
  3. Take the train from Trisulam to Pondicherry

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Fly Edinburgh to Bengaluru, train  •  29h 23m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Bengaluru (BLR) EDI - BLR
  2. Take the train from Krishnarajapurm to Pondicherry

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Fly Edinburgh to Madras, train  •  22h 2m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Madras (MAA) EDI - MAA
  2. Take the train from Trisulam to Pondicherry

Train to Glasgow, fly to Bengaluru, train  •  27h 49m

  1. Take the train from Lanark to Glasgow Central
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Bengaluru (BLR) GLA - BLR
  3. Take the train from Krishnarajapurm to Pondicherry

Train to Glasgow, fly to Tiruchirapalli, train  •  24h 49m

  1. Take the train from Lanark to Glasgow Central
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) GLA - TRZ
  3. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali to Pondicherry

Train, train to Newcastle, fly to Madras  •  24h 40m

  1. Take the train from Motherwell to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Newcastle
  3. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Madras (MAA) NCL - MAA
  4. Take the train from Trisulam to Pondicherry

Train to Glasgow, fly to Kochi, bus  •  25h 57m

  1. Take the train from Lanark to Glasgow Central
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Kochi (COK) GLA - COK
  3. Take the bus from Aluva to Pondicherry
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The cheapest way to get from Lanark to Puducherry is to fly and train which costs £230 - £600 and takes 29h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Lanark to Puducherry is to train and fly which costs £330 - £750 and takes 20h 23m.

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The distance between Lanark and Puducherry is 8515 km.

It takes approximately 20h 23m to get from Lanark to Puducherry, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Glasgow Airport to Madras Airport. The quickest flight takes 13h 30m and has one stopover.

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Puducherry is 5h 30m ahead of Lanark. It is currently 10:25 AM in Lanark and 3:55 PM in Puducherry.

Air India Limited, Emirates and British Airways offer flights from Glasgow Airport to Madras Airport.

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There are 65+ hotels available in Puducherry. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Lanark to Puducherry.
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  • Distance: 8514.6 km
  • Duration: 20h 23m

What companies run services between Lanark, Scotland and Puducherry, India?

There is no direct connection from Lanark to Puducherry. However, you can take the train to Glasgow Central, take the train to Paisley Gilmour Street, take the walk to Paisley, Stop 3 Central Road, take the line 757 bus to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building, take the walk to Glasgow airport, fly to Madras, take the walk to Trisulam, then take the train to Puducherry. Alternatively, you can take the train to Bellshill, take the walk to Bellshill, Main Street, take the line 236 bus to Harthill Services, take the bus to Edinburgh Airport, Airport, take the walk to Edinburgh airport, fly to Madras, take the walk to Trisulam, then take the train to Puducherry.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Madras via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
15h 56m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹31,000 - ₹90,000
Flights from Edinburgh to Madras via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹29,000 - ₹80,000
Flights from Glasgow to Bengaluru via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
15h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹31,000 - ₹1,50,000
Flights from Edinburgh to Bengaluru via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹30,000 - ₹2,60,000
Flights from Newcastle to Madras via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹31,000 - ₹90,000
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Edinburgh to Madras via Doha
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹27,000 - ₹75,000
Flights from Glasgow to Tiruchirapalli via Dubai, Madras
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹38,000 - ₹1,10,000
Flights from Glasgow to Tiruchirapalli via London Heathrow, Madras
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹38,000 - ₹1,10,000
Flights from Glasgow to Tiruchirapalli via London Heathrow, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹37,000 - ₹1,10,000
Flights from Glasgow to Tiruchirapalli via London Heathrow, Dubai
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹38,000 - ₹1,10,000
Flights from Glasgow to Tiruchirapalli via Frankfurt, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
₹39,000 - ₹1,20,000
Flights from Glasgow to Tiruchirapalli via Dubai
Ave. Duration
22h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹37,000 - ₹1,10,000
Flights from Glasgow to Tiruchirapalli via London Heathrow, Delhi
Ave. Duration
20h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹39,000 - ₹1,10,000
Flights from Glasgow to Tiruchirapalli via Amsterdam Schiphol, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
21h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹35,000 - ₹1,10,000
Flights from Edinburgh to Bengaluru via Doha
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹65,000 - ₹3,90,000
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Glasgow to Madras via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
₹32,000 - ₹70,000
Flights from Glasgow to Bengaluru via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹29,000 - ₹60,000
Flights from Glasgow to Kochi via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹35,000 - ₹75,000
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Madras via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
₹28,000 - ₹1,00,000
Flights from Edinburgh to Bengaluru via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹22,000 - ₹2,00,000
Flights from Edinburgh to Bengaluru via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
₹24,000 - ₹75,000
Flights from Newcastle to Madras via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
₹30,000 - ₹1,10,000
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Glasgow to Madras via Dubai
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹31,000 - ₹90,000
Flights from Glasgow to Bengaluru via Dubai
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹46,000 - ₹1,70,000
Flights from Glasgow to Kochi via Dubai
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹33,000 - ₹95,000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Glasgow to Bengaluru via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹27,000 - ₹80,000
Flights from Edinburgh to Bengaluru via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
12h 57m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹24,000 - ₹75,000
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Madras via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
24h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
₹29,000 - ₹90,000
Flights from Glasgow to Bengaluru via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
₹1,00,000 - ₹1,60,000
Air India Express
Website
airindiaexpress.in
Flights from Glasgow to Tiruchirapalli via London Heathrow, Dubai
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹38,000 - ₹1,10,000
Flights from Glasgow to Tiruchirapalli via Frankfurt, Dubai
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹39,000 - ₹1,20,000
Oman Air
Website
omanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Madras via Doha, Muscat
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
₹27,000 - ₹75,000
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Glasgow to Tiruchirapalli via London Heathrow, Colombo
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹32,000 - ₹95,000
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Bengaluru via Amsterdam Schiphol, Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
₹90,000 - ₹1,80,000
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Kochi via Dubai
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹33,000 - ₹95,000
Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Lanark to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹650 - ₹1,900
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
₹650 - ₹950
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
₹1,400 - ₹1,900
Train from Carlisle to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
₹1,300 - ₹3,900
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
₹1,300 - ₹1,900
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
₹3,000 - ₹3,900
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 Trisulam to Pondicherry
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹140 - ₹850
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹140 - ₹190
Third AC (3A)
₹470 - ₹600
Second AC (2A)
₹650 - ₹850
Train from Krishnarajapurm to Pondicherry
Ave. Duration
8h 48m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
₹230 - ₹1,200
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹230 - ₹300
Third AC (3A)
₹650 - ₹850
Second AC (2A)
₹950 - ₹1,200
Train from Tiruchchirapali to Pondicherry
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Twice a week
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
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Motherwell to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₹3,000 - ₹4,600
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
₹1,300 - ₹1,900
Off-Peak Day Single
₹2,200 - ₹3,400
Anytime Day Single
₹3,000 - ₹4,600
Bus operators
Parveen Travels
Phone
044 4900 7555/ 1800 102 0999
Email
customercare@parveentravels.com
Website
parveentravels.com
Bus from Aluva to Pondicherry
Ave. Duration
6h 14m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₹921
Schedules at
parveentravels.com

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