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There are 5 ways to get from Munnar to Velankanni by taxi, train, bus, car or plane

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Taxi, train  •  13 h 16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Munnar to Palani (PLNI)
  2. Take the train from Palani (PLNI) to Karur (KRR)
  3. Take the train from Karur (KRR) to Vellankanni (VLNK)

$56 - $86

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  16 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Munnar to Salem
  2. Take the train from Salem Junction (SA) to Vellankanni (VLNK) Vsg-Vlnk Exp

$14 - $29

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Take a taxi from Munnar to Velankanni 254.4 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Munnar to Velankanni 254.4 miles

$40 - $60

Taxi, fly, train  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Munnar to Kochi
  2. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) COK - TRZ
  3. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Vellankanni (VLNK)

$91 - $341

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Munnar to Velankanni is to bus and train which costs ₹1,000 - ₹2,100 and takes 16 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Munnar to Velankanni is to taxi which costs ₹9,000 - ₹11,000 and takes 6 h 59 min.

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The distance between Munnar and Velankanni is 312 km. The road distance is 407 km.

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The best way to get from Munnar to Velankanni without a car is to taxi and train which takes 13 h 16 min and costs ₹4,000 - ₹6,500.

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It takes approximately 13 h 16 min to get from Munnar to Velankanni, including transfers.

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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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Yes, the driving distance between Munnar to Velankanni is 407 km. It takes approximately 6 h 59 min to drive from Munnar to Velankanni.

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IndiGo Airlines offers flights from Kochi 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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Map of how to get from Munnar to Velankanni.
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  • Distance: 194.9 miles
  • Duration: 13 h 16 min

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

There is no direct connection from Munnar to Velankanni. However, you can take the taxi to Palani (PLNI), take the train to Karur (KRR), then take the train to Vellankanni (VLNK). Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Munnar to Velankanni via Salem and Salem Junction (SA) in around 16 h 53 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 Palani (PLNI) to Karur (KRR)
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Karur (KRR) to Vellankanni (VLNK)
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Salem Junction (SA) to Vellankanni (VLNK)
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
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
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Munnar to Palani (PLNI)
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Bharathi Taxi
Phone
+91 91 30 002000
Website
bharathicalltaxi.in

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