There are 2 ways to get from Puducherry to Vivekananda Rock Memorial by train or plane

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Train  •  16 h

  1. Take the train from Pondicherry (PDY) to Kanyakumari (CAPE) Pdy-Cape Wkly Exp.

$12 - $21

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Train, fly  •  13 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Pondicherry (PDY) to Chennai Egmore (MS)
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Madurai (IXM) MAA - IXM
  3. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Kanyakumari (CAPE)

$32 - $185

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The cheapest way to get from Puducherry to Vivekananda Rock Memorial is to train which costs ₹900 - ₹1,500 and takes 16 h.

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The quickest way to get from Puducherry to Vivekananda Rock Memorial is to train and fly which costs ₹2,200 - ₹14,000 and takes 13 h 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Pondicherry (PDY) and arriving at Kanyakumari (CAPE). Services depart once a week, and operate Thursday. The journey takes approximately 16 h.

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The distance between Puducherry and Vivekananda Rock Memorial is 496 km.

The best way to get from Puducherry to Vivekananda Rock Memorial without a car is to train which takes 16 h and costs ₹900 - ₹1,500.

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The train from Pondicherry (PDY) to Kanyakumari (CAPE) takes 16 h including transfers and departs once a week.

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

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The quickest flight from Madras Airport to Madurai Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Map of how to get from Puducherry to Vivekananda Rock Memorial.
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  • Distance: 309.9 miles
  • Duration: 16 h

What companies run services between Puducherry, India and Vivekananda Rock Memorial, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Puducherry to Vivekananda Rock Memorial once a week. Tickets cost $12 - $21 and the journey takes 16 h.

Airlines
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $200
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $180
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $170
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Train operators
Indian Railways

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