There are 7 ways to get from Madgaon to Velankanni by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  26 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Madgaon (MAO) to Vellankanni (VLNK) Vsg-Vlnk Exp

$20 - $28

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Bus  •  27 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Margao to Hubli 18 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hubli to Bangalore
  3. Take the bus from Bangalore to Chennai
  4. Take the bus from Chennai to Velankanni

$24 - $36

Drive  •  14 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Madgaon to Velankanni 619.7 miles

$100 - $150

Fly to Tiruchirapalli, train  •  11 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Goa (GOI) to Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) GOI - TRZ
  2. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Vellankanni (VLNK)

$60 - $298

Fly to Pondicherry, bus  •  10 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Goa (GOI) to Pondicherry (PNY) GOI - PNY
  2. Take the bus from Puducherry to Velankanni

$57 - $271

Fly to Madras, train  •  11 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Goa (GOI) to Madras (MAA) GOI - MAA
  2. Take the train from Tambaram (TBM) to Nagappattinam (NGT)

$56 - $174

Fly to Madurai, train  •  14 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Goa (GOI) to Madurai (IXM) GOI - IXM
  2. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ)
  3. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Vellankanni (VLNK)

$62 - $303

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No, there is no direct bus from Madgaon to Velankanni. However, there are services departing from Margao and arriving at Velankanni via Hubli, Bangalore and Chennai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 58 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Madgaon (MAO) and arriving at Vellankanni (VLNK). Services depart once a week, and operate Monday. The journey takes approximately 26 h 50 min.

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The distance between Madgaon and Velankanni is 817 km. The road distance is 991.5 km.

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The best way to get from Madgaon to Velankanni without a car is to train which takes 26 h 50 min and costs .

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The train from Madgaon (MAO) to Vellankanni (VLNK) takes 26 h 50 min including transfers and departs once a week.

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Madgaon to Velankanni bus services, operated by KTCL, depart from Margao station.

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Madgaon to Velankanni train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Madgaon (MAO) station.

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The best way to get from Madgaon to Velankanni is to train which takes 26 h 50 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 27 h 58 min.

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There is no direct flight from Goa Airport to Tiruchirapalli Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Madgaon to Velankanni bus services, operated by RedBus, arrive at Velankanni station.

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Map of how to get from Madgaon to Velankanni.
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  • Distance: 510.8 miles
  • Duration: 26 h 50 min

What companies run services between Madgaon, India and Velankanni, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Madgaon to Velankanni once a week. Tickets cost $20 - $28 and the journey takes 26 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Madgaon to Velankanni via Hubli, Bangalore, and Chennai in around 27 h 58 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Goa to Tiruchirapalli via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Goa to Tiruchirapalli via Madras
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Goa to Tiruchirapalli via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Goa to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $210
Flights from Goa to Madras via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $210
Flights from Goa to Madurai via Madras
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Goa to Madurai via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Flights from Goa to Madurai via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Goa to Madurai via Mumbai, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Goa to Madurai via Hyderabad, Madras
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Flights from Goa to Madurai via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Goa to Pondicherry via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from Goa to Pondicherry via Mumbai, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Goa to Pondicherry via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Goa to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Flights from Goa to Madurai via Madras
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Goa to Madurai via Mumbai, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Goa to Tiruchirapalli via Madras, Colombo
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Goa to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Goa to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Goa to Madurai via Madras
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Goa to Madurai via Mumbai, Madras
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Madgaon (MAO) to Vellankanni (VLNK)
Ave. Duration
26 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$20 - $28
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irctc.co.in
Train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Vellankanni (VLNK)
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tambaram (TBM) to Nagappattinam (NGT)
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ)
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
KTCL
Bus from Margao to Hubli
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
ktclgoa.com
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Hubli to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
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redbus.in
Bus from Bangalore to Chennai
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
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redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Velankanni
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Puducherry to Velankanni
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tnstc.in

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Madgaon to Velankanni train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Vellankanni (VLNK) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madgaon to Velankanni is 992 km. It takes approximately 14 h 43 min to drive from Madgaon to Velankanni.

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AirAsia India, Spicejet, Air India Limited and two other airlines offer flights from Goa Airport to Tiruchirapalli Airport.

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There are 14+ hotels available in Velankanni. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Madgaon to Goa Airport is to bus which takes 1 h 20 min and costs .

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