There are 7 ways to get from Pune to Velankanni by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Pondicherry, bus  •  9 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Pune (PNQ) to Pondicherry (PNY) PNQ - PNY
  2. Take the bus from Puducherry to Velankanni

$79 - $344

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Bus  •  26 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Pune to Bangalore
  2. Take the bus from Bangalore to Velankanni

$17 - $23

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Fly to Tiruchirapalli, train  •  9 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Pune (PNQ) to Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) PNQ - TRZ
  2. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Vellankanni (VLNK)

$87 - $401

Fly to Madras, train  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Pune (PNQ) to Madras (MAA) PNQ - MAA
  2. Take the train from Tambaram (TBM) to Nagappattinam (NGT)

$43 - $277

Fly to Coimbatore, train  •  10 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Pune (PNQ) to Coimbatore (CJB) PNQ - CJB
  2. Take the train from Coimbatore Junction (CBE) to Nagappattinam (NGT)

$95 - $240

Train  •  26 h

  1. Take the train from Pune Junction (PUNE) to Nagappattinam (NGT) Ltt-Kik Weekly Exp

$28 - $38

Drive  •  18 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Pune to Velankanni 795.5 miles

$120 - $190

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No, there is no direct bus from Pune to Velankanni. However, there are services departing from Pune and arriving at Velankanni via Bangalore. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 21 min.

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The distance between Pune and Velankanni is 1084 km. The road distance is 1272.8 km.

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The best way to get from Pune to Velankanni without a car is to train which takes 26 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 22 min to get from Pune to Velankanni, including transfers.

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Pune to Velankanni bus services, operated by RedBus, depart from Pune station.

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The best way to get from Pune to Velankanni is to train which takes 26 h and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 26 h 21 min.

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There is no direct flight from Pune Airport to Pondicherry Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Pune to Velankanni bus services, operated by RedBus, arrive at Velankanni station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pune to Velankanni is 1273 km. It takes approximately 18 h 26 min to drive from Pune to Velankanni.

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Jet Airways and Spicejet offer flights from Pune Airport to Pondicherry Airport.

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Map of how to get from Pune to Velankanni.
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  • Distance: 677.3 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 22 min

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Pune to Velankanni once a week. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 25 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Pune to Velankanni via Bangalore in around 26 h 21 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Pune to Tiruchirapalli via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Flights from Pune to Tiruchirapalli via Kochi
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Pune to Tiruchirapalli via Madras
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Pune to Tiruchirapalli via Hyderabad, Madras
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Pune to Tiruchirapalli via Hyderabad, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Pune to Tiruchirapalli via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Pune to Tiruchirapalli via Kochi, Madras
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Pune to Tiruchirapalli via Kochi, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Pune to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Pune to Madras via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Pune to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Pune to Coimbatore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Pune to Tiruchirapalli via Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $410
Flights from Pune to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Pune to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Pune to Madras via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Pune to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Flights from Pune to Coimbatore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Pune to Pondicherry via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Flights from Pune to Pondicherry via Delhi, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Pune to Pondicherry via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Flights from Pune to Pondicherry via Madras, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Pune to Pondicherry via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Pune to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from Pune to Coimbatore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Pune to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Vellankanni (VLNK)
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tambaram (TBM) to Nagappattinam (NGT)
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Coimbatore Junction (CBE) to Nagappattinam (NGT)
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Pune Junction (PUNE) to Nagappattinam (NGT)
Ave. Duration
25 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Book at
irctc.co.in
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
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Pune to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Bangalore to Velankanni
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Book at
redbus.in

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

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The best way to get from Pune to Pune Airport is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs .

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