There are 8 ways to get from Puducherry to Alappuzha by bus, train, taxi, car or plane

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Bus  •  10 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Pondicherry to Cherthala

$13 - $17

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Train  •  16 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Villupuram Junction (VM) to Alappuzha (ALLP) Ms Guruvayur Exp

$14 - $34

Taxi  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Puducherry to Alappuzha 381.5 miles

$110 - $150

Drive  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Puducherry to Alappuzha 381.5 miles

$60 - $90

Train to Madras, fly to Kochi, train  •  9 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Pondicherry (PDY) to Chennai Egmore (MS)
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Kochi (COK) MAA - COK
  3. Take the train from Aluva (AWY) to Alappuzha (ALLP)

$30 - $164

Train to Tiruchirapalli, fly to Kochi, train  •  9 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Pondicherry (PDY) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ)
  2. Fly from Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) to Kochi (COK) TRZ - COK
  3. Take the train from Aluva (AWY) to Alappuzha (ALLP)

$46 - $237

Fly Pondicherry to Kochi, train  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Pondicherry (PNY) to Kochi (COK) PNY - COK
  2. Take the train from Aluva (AWY) to Alappuzha (ALLP)

$48 - $233

Train to Madras, fly to Trivandrum, train  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Pondicherry (PDY) to Chennai Egmore (MS)
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Trivandrum (TRV) MAA - TRV
  3. Take the train from Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC) to Alappuzha (ALLP)

$42 - $192

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Puducherry to Alappuzha. However, there are services departing from Pondicherry (PDY) and arriving at Alappuzha (ALLP) via Villupuram Junction (VM). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 55 min.

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The distance between Puducherry and Alappuzha is 469 km. The road distance is 610.3 km.

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The best way to get from Puducherry to Alappuzha without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 49 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 10 h 49 min to get from Puducherry to Alappuzha, including transfers.

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Puducherry to Alappuzha train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Villupuram Junction (VM) station.

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The best way to get from Puducherry to Alappuzha is to bus which takes 10 h 49 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 16 h 55 min.

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The quickest flight from Madras Airport to Kochi Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Puducherry to Alappuzha train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Alappuzha (ALLP) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Puducherry to Alappuzha is 610 km. It takes approximately 8 h 22 min to drive from Puducherry to Alappuzha.

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Air India Limited, Vistara, Spicejet and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Madras Airport to Kochi Airport.

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Map of how to get from Puducherry to Alappuzha.
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  • Distance: 293.4 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 49 min

What companies run services between Puducherry, India and Alappuzha, India?

RedBus operates a bus from Puducherry to Alappuzha once daily. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 10 h 30 min. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Puducherry to Alappuzha once daily. Tickets cost $13 - $22 and the journey takes 15 h 7 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Madras to Kochi via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Pondicherry to Kochi via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Flights from Pondicherry to Kochi via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $310
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Pondicherry to Kochi via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Air India Express
Website
airindiaexpress.in
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Villupuram Junction (VM) to Alappuzha (ALLP)
Ave. Duration
15 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $22
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irctc.co.in
Train from Pondicherry (PDY) to Chennai Egmore (MS)
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Aluva (AWY) to Alappuzha (ALLP)
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Pondicherry (PDY) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ)
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC) to Alappuzha (ALLP)
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Puducherry to Alappuzha
Ave. Duration
8 h 22 min
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Devaki Travels
Phone
+91 413 225 7199
Website
devakitravels.com
Fast Track Call Taxi
Phone
+91 413 2888999
Website
fasttrackcalltaxi.in

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There are 736+ hotels available in Alappuzha. Prices start at $20 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Puducherry to Pondicherry Airport is to taxi which takes 14 min and costs .

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