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There are 10 ways to get from New Delhi to Rameswaram by plane, train, night train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Madurai, train  •  11 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Madurai (IXM) DEL - IXM
  2. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Rameswaram (RMM)

$70 - $350

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Bus  •  46 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Delhi to Alwar
  2. Take the bus from Alwar to Coimbatore
  3. Take the bus from Gandhipuram to Rameswaram

$23 - $37

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Fly to Tiruchirapalli, train  •  13 h

  1. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) DEL - TRZ
  2. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Rameswaram (RMM)

$92 - $230

Fly to Coimbatore, night train  •  16 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Coimbatore (CJB) DEL - CJB
  2. Take the night train from Coimbatore Junction (CBE) to Rameswaram (RMM)

$70 - $252

Fly to Trivandrum, bus, night train  •  15 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Trivandrum (TRV) DEL - TRV
  2. Take the bus from Thiruvananthapuram to Tirunelveli
  3. Take the night train from Tirunelveli (TEN) to Rameswaram (RMM)

$83 - $290

Fly to Madras, train  •  15 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Madras (MAA) DEL - MAA
  2. Take the train from Tambaram (TBM) to Rameswaram (RMM)

$66 - $311

Train  •  47 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from New Delhi (NDLS) to Salem Junction (SA) Ndls-Tvc Kerala Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Salem Junction (SA) to Rameswaram (RMM) Okha-Rmm Exp

$43 - $64

Train via Itarsi Junction (ET)  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the train from New Delhi (NDLS) to Itarsi Junction (ET) Ndls-Mas Tamil Nadu Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Itarsi Junction (ET) to Rameswaram (RMM) Shraddha Sethu Exp / ...

$44 - $66

Train, bus  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the train from New Delhi (NDLS) to Pondicherry (PDY) Ndls-Pdy Weekly Exp
  2. Take the bus from Puducherry to Rameswaram 166Ac

$45 - $59

Drive  •  36 h 34 min

  1. Drive from New Delhi to Rameswaram 1643.8 miles

$260 - $390

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The cheapest way to get from New Delhi to Rameswaram is to bus which costs ₹1,600 - ₹2,800 and takes 46 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Delhi to Rameswaram is to fly and train which costs ₹5,000 - ₹26,000 and takes 11 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from New Delhi to Rameswaram. However, there are services departing from Delhi and arriving at Rameswaram via Alwar and Gandhipuram. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 46 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from New Delhi to Rameswaram. However, there are services departing from New Delhi (NDLS) and arriving at Rameswaram (RMM) via Salem Junction (SA). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 h 45 min.

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The distance between New Delhi and Rameswaram is 2162 km. The road distance is 2630.1 km.

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The best way to get from New Delhi to Rameswaram without a car is to bus which takes 46 h 55 min and costs ₹1,600 - ₹2,800.

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It takes approximately 11 h 8 min to get from New Delhi to Rameswaram, including transfers.

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New Delhi to Rameswaram bus services, operated by RedBus, depart from Delhi station.

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New Delhi to Rameswaram train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from New Delhi (NDLS) station.

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The best way to get from New Delhi to Rameswaram is to bus which takes 46 h 55 min and costs ₹1,600 - ₹2,800. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹3,100 - ₹4,700 and takes 47 h 45 min.

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Map of how to get from New Delhi to Rameswaram.
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  • Distance: 1351.5 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 8 min

What companies run services between New Delhi, India and Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu, India?

You can take a bus from New Delhi to Rameswaram via Alwar and Gandhipuram in around 46 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from New Delhi to Rameswaram via Salem Junction (SA) in around 47 h 45 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Delhi to Madurai via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Delhi to Madurai via Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Delhi to Madurai via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Delhi to Tiruchirapalli via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Delhi to Tiruchirapalli via Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Delhi to Tiruchirapalli via Bhubaneswar, Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Delhi to Tiruchirapalli via Mumbai, Madras
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Delhi to Tiruchirapalli via Pune, Madras
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Delhi to Tiruchirapalli via Kochi
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Delhi to Tiruchirapalli via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Delhi to Tiruchirapalli via Hyderabad, Madras
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Delhi to Tiruchirapalli via Kolkata, Madras
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Delhi to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Delhi to Coimbatore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Delhi to Coimbatore via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Delhi to Coimbatore via Madras
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Delhi to Coimbatore via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Delhi to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Flights from Delhi to Trivandrum via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Flights from Delhi to Trivandrum via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Flights from Delhi to Trivandrum via Madras
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Flights from Delhi to Trivandrum via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Flights from Delhi to Madras
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Delhi to Madurai via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Delhi to Madurai via Madras
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Delhi to Tiruchirapalli via Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Delhi to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $470
Flights from Delhi to Coimbatore via Madras
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $470
Flights from Delhi to Trivandrum via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Flights from Delhi to Madras
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Delhi to Madurai via Madras
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Delhi to Madurai via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Delhi to Madurai via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Delhi to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Delhi to Coimbatore via Madras
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Delhi to Madras
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Delhi to Madurai via Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $700
Flights from Delhi to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Delhi to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Flights from Delhi to Trivandrum via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Flights from Delhi to Trivandrum via Madras
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Flights from Delhi to Madras
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $700
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Delhi to Madurai via Colombo
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $7,500
Flights from Delhi to Tiruchirapalli via Colombo
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Delhi to Madras
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Air India Express
Website
airindiaexpress.in
Flights from Delhi to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Rameswaram (RMM)
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Rameswaram (RMM)
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Night train from Coimbatore Junction (CBE) to Rameswaram (RMM)
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Night train from Tirunelveli (TEN) to Rameswaram (RMM)
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tambaram (TBM) to Rameswaram (RMM)
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from New Delhi (NDLS) to Salem Junction (SA)
Ave. Duration
38 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Salem Junction (SA) to Rameswaram (RMM)
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$6 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from New Delhi (NDLS) to Itarsi Junction (ET)
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Itarsi Junction (ET) to Rameswaram (RMM)
Ave. Duration
37 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from New Delhi (NDLS) to Pondicherry (PDY)
Ave. Duration
42 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Thiruvananthapuram to Tirunelveli
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Delhi to Alwar
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Alwar to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
30 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Book at
redbus.in
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Gandhipuram to Rameswaram
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Bus from Puducherry to Rameswaram
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
tnstc.in

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There is no direct flight from Delhi Airport to Madurai Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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New Delhi to Rameswaram bus services, operated by SETC, arrive at Rameswaram station.

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New Delhi to Rameswaram train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Rameswaram (RMM) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New Delhi to Rameswaram is 2630 km. It takes approximately 36 h 34 min to drive from New Delhi to Rameswaram.

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Air India Limited, SriLankan Airlines, Jet Airways and two other airlines offer flights from Delhi Airport to Madurai Airport.

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There are 30+ hotels available in Rameswaram. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

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The best way to get from New Delhi to Delhi Airport is to Metro which takes 21 min and costs ₹17 - ₹60.

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