There are 8 ways to get from Mumbai to Velankanni by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Mumbai to Tiruchirapalli, train  •  10 h 37 min

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

$75 - $318

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Bus  •  34 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Mumbai to Chennai
  2. Take the bus from Chennai to Velankanni

$16 - $23

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Fly Mumbai to Madras, train  •  10 h 44 min

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

$61 - $224

Fly Mumbai to Coimbatore, train  •  11 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Mumbai (BOM) to Coimbatore (CJB) BOM - CJB
  2. Take the train from Coimbatore Junction (CBE) to Nagappattinam (NGT)

$63 - $297

Fly Mumbai to Madurai, train  •  11 h 44 min

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

$62 - $283

Bus to Pune, fly to Madras, train  •  14 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Dadar to Pimpri-Chinchwad
  2. Fly from Pune (PNQ) to Madras (MAA) PNQ - MAA
  3. Take the train from Tambaram (TBM) to Nagappattinam (NGT)

$48 - $284

Train  •  29 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Lokmanyatilak (LTT) to Nagappattinam (NGT) Ltt-Kik Weekly Exp

$31 - $41

Drive  •  20 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Mumbai to Velankanni 889.4 miles

$140 - $210

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No, there is no direct bus from Mumbai to Velankanni. However, there are services departing from Mumbai and arriving at Velankanni via Chennai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 34 h 21 min.

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The distance between Mumbai and Velankanni is 1192 km. The road distance is 1423.1 km.

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The best way to get from Mumbai to Velankanni without a car is to train which takes 29 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 10 h 37 min to get from Mumbai to Velankanni, including transfers.

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Mumbai to Velankanni bus services, operated by RedBus, depart from Mumbai station.

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The best way to get from Mumbai to Velankanni is to train which takes 29 h 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 34 h 21 min.

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There is no direct flight from Mumbai Airport to Tiruchirapalli Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Mumbai to Velankanni is 1423 km. It takes approximately 20 h 33 min to drive from Mumbai to Velankanni.

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Jet Airways and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Mumbai Airport to Tiruchirapalli Airport.

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Map of how to get from Mumbai to Velankanni.
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  • Distance: 745.1 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 37 min

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Mumbai to Velankanni once a week. Tickets cost $25 - $35 and the journey takes 29 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mumbai to Velankanni via Chennai in around 34 h 21 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Mumbai to Tiruchirapalli via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Flights from Mumbai to Tiruchirapalli via Madras
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Mumbai to Tiruchirapalli via Kochi
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Mumbai to Madras
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $230
Flights from Mumbai to Madras via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $230
Flights from Mumbai to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from Mumbai to Coimbatore via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from Mumbai to Coimbatore via Madras
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from Mumbai to Coimbatore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from Mumbai to Madurai via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Flights from Mumbai to Madurai via Madras
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Flights from Pune to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Pune to Madras via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Pune to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Mumbai to Tiruchirapalli via Madras
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Mumbai to Madras
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $250
Flights from Mumbai to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $430
Flights from Mumbai to Coimbatore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $420
Flights from Mumbai to Madurai
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $500
Flights from Mumbai to Madurai via Madras
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $500
Flights from Pune to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Pune to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Pune to Madras via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Mumbai to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $230
Flights from Mumbai to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $230
Flights from Mumbai to Madurai via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Mumbai to Madurai via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Pune to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Mumbai to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Flights from Mumbai to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Mumbai to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $250
Flights from Pune to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Jet Lite
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Mumbai to Madras
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Flights from Mumbai to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.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 Coimbatore Junction (CBE) to Nagappattinam (NGT)
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $17
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
Train from Lokmanyatilak (LTT) to Nagappattinam (NGT)
Ave. Duration
29 h 20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
MSRTC
Website
msrtc.org.in
Bus from Dadar to Pimpri-Chinchwad
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
msrtc.org.in
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Mumbai to Chennai
Ave. Duration
26 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Velankanni
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in

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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 Mumbai to Mumbai Airport is to bus which takes 5 min and costs .

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