There are 4 ways to get from Punalūr to Rameswaram by taxi, bus, train, night train or car

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Taxi, bus  •  8 h 59 min

  1. Take a taxi from Punalūr to Thiruvananthapuram
  2. Take the bus from Thiruvananthapuram to Tirunelveli
  3. Take the bus from Tirunelveli to Rameshwaram

$26 - $36

Cheapest option

Train, night train  •  11 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Punalur (PUU) to Tirunelveli (TEN) Pgt-Ten Palaruvi Exp
  2. Take the night train from Tirunelveli (TEN) to Rameswaram (RMM) Cape-Rmm Super Fast

$7 - $29

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Punalūr to Rameswaram 199.7 miles

$65 - $85

Drive  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Punalūr to Rameswaram 199.7 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Punalūr to Rameswaram is to train and night train which costs ₹500 - ₹2,200 and takes 11 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Punalūr to Rameswaram is to taxi which costs ₹5,000 - ₹6,000 and takes 5 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Punalūr to Rameswaram. However, there are services departing from Punalur (PUU) and arriving at Rameswaram (RMM) via Tirunelveli (TEN). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 45 min.

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The distance between Punalūr and Rameswaram is 264 km. The road distance is 319.5 km.

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The best way to get from Punalūr to Rameswaram without a car is to taxi and bus which takes 8 h 59 min and costs ₹1,900 - ₹2,700.

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It takes approximately 8 h 59 min to get from Punalūr to Rameswaram, including transfers.

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Punalūr to Rameswaram train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Punalur (PUU) station.

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Punalūr to Rameswaram train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Rameswaram (RMM) station.

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Map of how to get from Punalūr to Rameswaram.
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  • Distance: 165.1 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 59 min

What companies run services between Punalūr, India and Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu, India?

There is no direct connection from Punalūr to Rameswaram. However, you can take the taxi to Thiruvananthapuram, take the bus to Tirunelveli, then take the bus to Rameshwaram. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Punalūr to Rameswaram via Tirunelveli (TEN) in around 11 h 45 min.

Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Punalur (PUU) to Tirunelveli (TEN)
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Night train from Tirunelveli (TEN) to Rameswaram (RMM)
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Tirunelveli to Rameshwaram
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Punalūr to Thiruvananthapuram
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Estimated price
$14 - $17

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