Travel from Puducherry to Kanyakumari

Bus or train from Puducherry to Kanyakumari?

RedBus operates a bus from Puducherry to Kanyakumari 3 times a day. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 10 h 45 min. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Puducherry to Kanyakumari twice a week. Tickets cost $13 - $23 and the journey takes 15 h 30 min.

How to get from Puducherry to Kanyakumari

ModeDurationPrice
From Pondicherry bus to Nagercoil then taxi to Kanyakumari.11 h 4 min₹1,030
From Puducherry (PDY) train to Kanyakumari (CAPE).15 h 30 min₹1,419
From Puducherry taxi to Kanyakumari.8 h 14 min₹8,911
From Puducherry drive to Kanyakumari.8 h 14 min₹4,573
From Puducherry (PDY) train to Tambaram, train to Madras airport, fly to Trivandrum airport, taxi to Trivandrum Cntl (TVC), then train to Kanyakumari.9 h 5 min₹6,284
From Puducherry (PDY) train to Tambaram, train to Madras airport, fly to Tuticorin airport, then taxi to Kanyakumari.7 h 32 min₹6,673
From Puducherry (PDY) train to Tambaram, train to Madras airport, fly to Madurai airport, taxi to Madurai Junction (MDU), then train to Kanyakumari.11 h 47 min₹5,960

How long does it take to get from Puducherry to Kanyakumari?

It takes approximately 11 h 4 min to get from Puducherry to Kanyakumari, including transfers.

Is there a direct train between Puducherry and Kanyakumari?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Puducherry (PDY) and arriving at Kanyakumari (CAPE). Services depart twice a week, and operate Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 15 h 30 min.

Operators from Puducherry to Kanyakumari

OperatorPhoneWebsite
RedBusRedBus
Indian RailwaysIndian Railways
Chennai SuburbanChennai Suburban
Air India LimitedAir India Limited
Air India ExpressAir India Express
IndiGo AirlinesIndiGo Airlines
SpicejetSpicejet
Jet AirwaysJet Airways