There are 7 ways to get from Puducherry to Tiruchchendur by train, taxi, car, plane or bus

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

Recommended option

Train  •  15 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Puducherry (PDY) to Villuparam Junction (VM) Chennai Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Villuparam Junction (VM) to Tiruchendur (TCN) Tiruchendur Exp

$12 - $34

Cheapest option

Train via Mayiladuturai J (MV)  •  15 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Puducherry (PDY) to Mayiladuturai J (MV) Pdy Cape Exp
  2. Take the train from Mayiladuturai J (MV) to Tiruchendur (TCN) Tiruchendur Exp

$12 - $33

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Puducherry to Tiruchchendur 314.4 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Puducherry to Tiruchchendur 314.4 miles

$50 - $75

Train to Madras, fly to Tuticorin  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Puducherry (PDY) to Tambaram (TBM)
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Tuticorin (TCR) MAA - TCR

$36 - $247

Fly Pondicherry to Trivandrum, bus, train  •  11 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Pondicherry (PNY) to Trivandrum (TRV) PNY - TRV
  2. Take the bus from Thiruvananthapuram to Tirunelveli
  3. Take the train from Tirunelveli (TEN) to Tiruchendur (TCN)

$53 - $233

Fly Pondicherry to Madurai, train  •  11 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Pondicherry (PNY) to Madurai (IXM) PNY - IXM
  2. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Tiruchendur (TCN)

$45 - $204

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Puducherry to Tiruchchendur is to train which costs ₹750 - ₹2,300 and takes 15 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puducherry to Tiruchchendur is to train and fly which takes 6 h 44 min and costs ₹2,400 - ₹17,000.

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

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It takes approximately 15 h 23 min to get from Puducherry to Tiruchchendur, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Puducherry to Tiruchchendur. However, there are services departing from Puducherry (PDY) and arriving at Tiruchendur (TCN) via Villuparam Junction (VM). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 23 min.

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

You can take a train from Puducherry to Tiruchchendur via Villuparam Junction (VM) in around 15 h 23 min.

Airlines
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Tuticorin
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $440
Flights from Pondicherry to Trivandrum via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Pondicherry to Madurai via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $180
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Pondicherry to Trivandrum via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Pondicherry to Trivandrum via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Pondicherry to Trivandrum via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Puducherry (PDY) to Villuparam Junction (VM)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Villuparam Junction (VM) to Tiruchendur (TCN)
Ave. Duration
13 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Puducherry (PDY) to Mayiladuturai J (MV)
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Mayiladuturai J (MV) to Tiruchendur (TCN)
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Puducherry (PDY) to Tambaram (TBM)
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tirunelveli (TEN) to Tiruchendur (TCN)
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Tiruchendur (TCN)
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Puducherry to Tiruchchendur
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Devaki Travels
Phone
+91 413 225 7199
Website
devakitravels.com
Fast Track Call Taxi
Phone
+91 413 2888999
Website
fasttrackcalltaxi.in
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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