There are 4 ways to get from Rameswaram to Andaman and Nicobar Islands by train, plane, night train, ferry or bus

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Train, fly  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Rameswaram (RMM) to Madurai Junction (MDU)
  2. Fly from Madurai (IXM) to Port Blair (IXZ) IXM - IXZ

$107 - $491

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Night train, ferry  •  2 days 23 h

  1. Take the night train from Rameswaram (RMM) to Mambalam (MBM) Rmm-Ms Superfast Exp
  2. Take the ferry from Chennai Port to Port Blair

$116 - $124

Bus, ferry  •  3 days 2 h

  1. Take the bus from Rameswaram to Trichy
  2. Take the bus from Trichy to Chennai
  3. Take the ferry from Chennai Port to Port Blair

$121 - $128

Train, ferry  •  3 days 2 h

  1. Take the train from Rameswaram (RMM) to Chennai Egmore (MS) Rmm-Bbs Weekly Exp. / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Chennai Port to Port Blair

$117 - $125

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rameswaram to Andaman and Nicobar Islands is to night train and ferry which costs ₹8,000 - ₹9,000 and takes 2 days 23 h.

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The quickest way to get from Rameswaram to Andaman and Nicobar Islands is to train and fly which costs ₹7,500 - ₹36,000 and takes 9 h 6 min.

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The distance between Rameswaram and Andaman and Nicobar Islands is 1457 km.

The best way to get from Rameswaram to Andaman and Nicobar Islands without a car is to night train and ferry which takes 2 days 23 h and costs ₹8,000 - ₹9,000.

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It takes approximately 9 h 6 min to get from Rameswaram to Andaman and Nicobar Islands, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Madurai Airport to Port Blair Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Air India Limited and Spicejet offer flights from Madurai Airport to Port Blair Airport.

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Map of how to get from Rameswaram to Andaman and Nicobar Islands.
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  • Distance: 910.7 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 6 min

What companies run services between Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu, India and Andaman and Nicobar Islands, India?

There is no direct connection from Rameswaram to Port Blair. However, you can take the train to Madurai Junction (MDU), take the taxi to Madurai airport, fly to Port Blair, then take the taxi to Port Blair. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Rameswaram to Port Blair via Mambalam (MBM), Mambalam, Royapuram, and Chennai Port in around 2 days 23 h.

Airlines
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madurai to Port Blair via Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madurai to Port Blair via Madras
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Rameswaram (RMM) to Madurai Junction (MDU)
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Night train from Rameswaram (RMM) to Mambalam (MBM)
Ave. Duration
10 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Rameswaram (RMM) to Chennai Egmore (MS)
Ave. Duration
13 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Rameswaram to Trichy
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Trichy to Chennai
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Ferry operators
Andaman Beacon
Website
andamanbeacon.com
Ferry from Chennai Port to Port Blair
Ave. Duration
2 days 12 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$104
Schedules at
andamanbeacon.com

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