There are 4 ways to get from Puducherry to Velankanni by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Puducherry to Velankanni 166Ac

$4 - $7

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Tiruppadirippuliyur (TDPR) to Nagappattinam (NGT) Ltt-Kik Weekly Exp

$12 - $27

Taxi  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Puducherry to Velankanni 99.4 miles

$50 - $60

Drive  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Puducherry to Velankanni 99.4 miles

$16 - $24

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Puducherry and arriving at Velankanni. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 3 h 25 min.

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The distance between Puducherry and Velankanni is 139 km. The road distance is 159 km.

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The best way to get from Puducherry to Velankanni without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 25 min and costs .

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The bus from Puducherry to Velankanni takes 3 h 25 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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

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The best way to get from Puducherry to Velankanni is to bus which takes 3 h 25 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 32 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Puducherry to Velankanni is 159 km. It takes approximately 2 h 18 min to drive from Puducherry to Velankanni.

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There are 14+ hotels available in Velankanni. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Puducherry to Velankanni.
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  • Distance: 87 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 25 min

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

SETC operates a bus from Puducherry to Velankanni twice daily. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 3 h 25 min. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Puducherry to Velankanni once a week. Tickets cost $2 - $14 and the journey takes 3 h.

Train operators
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Puducherry to Velankanni
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Puducherry to Velankanni
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Estimated price
$50 - $60
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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