There are 5 ways to get from Puducherry to Tiruchchendur by bus, train, taxi, car or plane

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Bus  •  9 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Villupuram to Tuticorin

$14 - $22

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Train  •  13 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Tiruppadirippuliyur (TDPR) to Tiruchendur (TCN) Ms - Tcn Exp

$15 - $25

Taxi  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Puducherry to Tiruchchendur 314.4 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Puducherry to Tiruchchendur 314.4 miles

$50 - $75

Fly  •  20 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Pondicherry (PNY) to Tuticorin (TCR) PNY - TCR

$60 - $265

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The cheapest way to get from Puducherry to Tiruchchendur is to bus which costs ₹1,000 - ₹1,600 and takes 9 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puducherry to Tiruchchendur is to taxi which costs ₹6,500 - ₹8,000 and takes 7 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Puducherry to Tiruchchendur. However, there are services departing from Pondicherry and arriving at Tiruchendur via Villupuram and Tuticorin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 42 min.

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The distance between Puducherry and Tiruchchendur is 426 km. The road distance is 503 km.

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The best way to get from Puducherry to Tiruchchendur without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 42 min and costs ₹1,000 - ₹1,600.

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It takes approximately 9 h 42 min to get from Puducherry to Tiruchchendur, including transfers.

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Puducherry to Tiruchchendur bus services, operated by SETC, depart from Villupuram station.

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The best way to get from Puducherry to Tiruchchendur is to bus which takes 9 h 42 min and costs ₹1,000 - ₹1,600. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹1,000 - ₹1,900 and takes 13 h 15 min, you could also fly, which costs ₹4,300 - ₹20,000 and takes 20 h 1 min.

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There is no direct flight from Pondicherry Airport to Tuticorin Airport. The quickest flight takes 20 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Puducherry to Tiruchchendur bus services, operated by SETC, arrive at Tuticorin station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Puducherry to Tiruchchendur is 503 km. It takes approximately 7 h 25 min to drive from Puducherry to Tiruchchendur.

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IndiGo Airlines and Spicejet offer flights from Pondicherry Airport to Tuticorin Airport.

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Map of how to get from Puducherry to Tiruchchendur.
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  • Distance: 265.9 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 42 min

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

SETC operates a bus from Puducherry to Tiruchchendur hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $14 and the journey takes 6 h 58 min. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Puducherry to Tiruchchendur once daily. Tickets cost $10 - $19 and the journey takes 12 h 53 min.

Airlines
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Pondicherry to Tuticorin via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Pondicherry to Tuticorin via Hyderabad, Madras
Ave. Duration
21 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Pondicherry to Tuticorin via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
26 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Pondicherry to Tuticorin via Hyderabad, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
27 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $380
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Pondicherry to Tuticorin via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
18 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Pondicherry to Tuticorin via Hyderabad, Madras
Ave. Duration
19 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Train operators
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Villupuram to Tuticorin
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Puducherry to Tiruchchendur
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
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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