There are 7 ways to get from Rameswaram to Alappuzha by bus, train, night train, taxi, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, train  •  11 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Rameshwaram to Tirunelveli
  2. Take the train from Tirunelveli (TEN) to Alappuzha (ALLP) Ms Guruvayur Exp / ...

$11 - $25

Cheapest option

Night train, train  •  13 h 40 min

  1. Take the night train from Rameswaram (RMM) to Virudunagar Junction (VPT) Rmm-Cape Super Fast
  2. Take the train from Virudunagar Junction (VPT) to Alappuzha (ALLP) Ms Guruvayur Exp

$11 - $33

5 alternative options

Train  •  13 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Rameswaram (RMM) to Madurai Junction (MDU) Rmm-Tpty Tri-Wkly Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Alappuzha (ALLP) Ms Guruvayur Exp

$11 - $34

Taxi  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rameswaram to Alappuzha 260.5 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Rameswaram to Alappuzha 260.5 miles

$40 - $65

Train to Tiruchirapalli, fly, train  •  10 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Rameswaram (RMM) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ)
  2. Fly from Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) to Kochi (COK) TRZ - COK
  3. Take the train from Aluva (AWY) to Alappuzha (ALLP)

$50 - $241

Train to Madurai, fly, train  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Rameswaram (RMM) to Madurai Junction (MDU)
  2. Fly from Madurai (IXM) to Kochi (COK) IXM - COK
  3. Take the train from Aluva (AWY) to Alappuzha (ALLP)

$34 - $90

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rameswaram to Alappuzha is to bus and train which costs ₹750 - ₹1,800 and takes 11 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rameswaram to Alappuzha is to taxi which costs ₹6,500 - ₹8,000 and takes 6 h 42 min.

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The distance between Rameswaram and Alappuzha is 328 km. The road distance is 416.8 km.

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It takes approximately 11 h 19 min to get from Rameswaram to Alappuzha, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Rameswaram to Alappuzha. However, there are services departing from Rameswaram (RMM) and arriving at Alappuzha (ALLP) via Virudunagar Junction (VPT). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 40 min.

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

You can take a train from Rameswaram to Alappuzha via Madurai Junction (MDU) in around 13 h 42 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Kochi
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Air India Express
Website
airindiaexpress.in
Flights from Madurai to Kochi
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Tirunelveli (TEN) to Alappuzha (ALLP)
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Night train from Rameswaram (RMM) to Virudunagar Junction (VPT)
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Virudunagar Junction (VPT) to Alappuzha (ALLP)
Ave. Duration
9 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Rameswaram (RMM) to Madurai Junction (MDU)
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Alappuzha (ALLP)
Ave. Duration
9 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $19
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Rameswaram (RMM) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ)
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Aluva (AWY) to Alappuzha (ALLP)
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Rameshwaram to Tirunelveli
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Rameswaram to Alappuzha
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120

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