There are 3 ways to get from Puducherry to Vellore by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Pondicherry (PDY) to Vellore Cant (VLR) Chalukya Exp / ...

$3 - $14

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Taxi  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Puducherry to Vellore 99 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Puducherry to Vellore 99 miles

$16 - $24

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Pondicherry (PDY) and arriving at Vellore Cant (VLR). Services depart five times a week, and operate Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 6 min.

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The distance between Puducherry and Vellore is 133 km. The road distance is 158.4 km.

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The best way to get from Puducherry to Vellore without a car is to train which takes 3 h 6 min and costs .

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The train from Pondicherry (PDY) to Vellore Cant (VLR) takes 3 h 6 min including transfers and departs five times a week.

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Puducherry to Vellore train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Pondicherry (PDY) station.

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Puducherry to Vellore train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Vellore Cant (VLR) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Puducherry to Vellore is 158 km. It takes approximately 2 h 16 min to drive from Puducherry to Vellore.

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There are 27+ hotels available in Vellore. Prices start at $13 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Puducherry to Vellore.
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  • Distance: 83.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 6 min

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Puducherry to Vellore 5 times a week. Tickets cost $3 - $14 and the journey takes 3 h 6 min.

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