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There are 6 ways to get from Ramanathapuram to Ambur by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

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Train  •  10h 19m

  1. Take the train from Ramanathapuram to Jolarpettai 06733 / ...

5 alternative options

Bus  •  13h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Ramnad to Tuticorin 191E
  2. Take the bus from Tuticorin to Ambur 981T

Taxi  •  6h 37m

  1. Take a taxi from Ramanathapuram to Ambur 462.1 km

Drive  •  6h 37m

  1. Drive from Ramanathapuram to Ambur 462.1 km

Bus to Tuticorin, fly, train  •  9h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Ramnad to Tuticorin
  2. Fly from Tuticorin (TCR) to Madras (MAA) TCR - MAA
  3. Take the train from Chennai Central to Ambur

Train to Tiruchirapalli, fly, train  •  11h 13m

  1. Take the train from Ramanathapuram to Tiruchchirapali
  2. Fly from Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) to Madras (MAA) TRZ - MAA
  3. Take the train from Chennai Central to Ambur

Ramanathapuram to Ambur by train

The train journey time between Ramanathapuram and Ambur is around 10h 18m and covers a distance of around 482 km. This includes an average layover time of around 47 min. The fastest train normally takes 10h 18m. Services are operated by Indian Railways. Typically only one train runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
9h 31m
Layover time:
47 min
Total time:
10h 18m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
10h 18m
Train distance:
482 km
Trains per week:
1
Cheapest price:
₹311
Carbon emissions:
25 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
22:55
Last train departs at:
22:55

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Ramanathapuram to Ambur train schedules

Ramanathapuram → Ambur
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Ambur is 1800118797.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Ambur is recommended.

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Last updated: 15 Sep 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Ramanathapuram to Ambur is to train which costs ₹310 - ₹340 and takes 10h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Ramanathapuram to Ambur is to taxi which costs ₹8,000 - ₹10,000 and takes 6h 37m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ramanathapuram to Ambur. However, there are services departing from Ramnad and arriving at Ambur via Tuticorin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 58m.

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No, there is no direct train from Ramanathapuram to Ambur. However, there are services departing from Ramanathapuram and arriving at Ambur via Jolarpettai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 19m.

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The distance between Ramanathapuram and Ambur is 380 km. The road distance is 462.1 km.

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The best way to get from Ramanathapuram to Ambur without a car is to train which takes 10h 19m and costs ₹310 - ₹340.

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It takes approximately 10h 19m to get from Ramanathapuram to Ambur, including transfers.

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Ramanathapuram to Ambur bus services, operated by SETC, depart from Ramnad station.

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Ramanathapuram to Ambur train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Ramanathapuram station.

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The best way to get from Ramanathapuram to Ambur is to train which takes 10h 19m and costs ₹310 - ₹340. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹1,000 - ₹1,600 and takes 13h 58m.

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  • Distance: 380.5 km
  • Duration: 10h 19m

What companies run services between Ramanathapuram, India and Ambur, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Ramanathapuram to Jolarpettai once a week. Tickets cost ₹230 - ₹260 and the journey takes 9h 13m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ramanathapuram to Ambur via Tuticorin in around 13h 58m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Tuticorin to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,300 - ₹8,000
Flights from Tuticorin to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹2,300 - ₹8,000
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹1,700 - ₹7,000
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹1,700 - ₹7,000
Train operators
Indian Railways

India’s national rail operator runs passenger and freight trains on both long-distance and suburban routes across the country, from slower multi-stop to faster and more comfortable services. It’s a practical and affordable way to explore the country. Advance ticket bookings usually open 120 days before the date of the journey for Indian nationals; 365 days for international travellers. You’ll be allocated a seat or berth when you book and choose your class of travel.

Contact Details
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Ramanathapuram to Jolarpettai
Ave. Duration
9h 13m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
₹230 - ₹260
Website
irctc.co.in
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12go.asia
Train from Chennai Central to Ambur
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
₹130 - ₹150
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Ramanathapuram to Tiruchchirapali
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
₹140 - ₹160
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Ramnad to Tuticorin
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹290 - ₹410
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Bus from Tuticorin to Ambur
Ave. Duration
11h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹700 - ₹1,100
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Ramanathapuram to Ambur
Ave. Duration
6h 37m
Estimated price
₹8,000 - ₹10,000

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The quickest flight from Tuticorin Airport to Madras Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 40m.

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Ramanathapuram to Ambur bus services, operated by SETC, arrive at Ambur station.

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Ramanathapuram to Ambur train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Jolarpettai station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ramanathapuram to Ambur is 462 km. It takes approximately 6h 37m to drive from Ramanathapuram to Ambur.

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IndiGo Airlines offers flights from Tuticorin Airport to Madras Airport.

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