Select from 4 ways to get there

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 to Madurai, fly  •  10 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Rameshwaram to Ramanathapuram
  2. Take the train from Ramanathapuram (RMD) to Madurai Junction (MDU)
  3. Fly from Madurai (IXM) to Port Blair (IXZ) IXM - IXZ

$109 - $495

Cheapest option

Bus to Bengaluru, fly  •  16 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Rameswaram to Bangalore
  2. Fly from Bengaluru (BLR) to Port Blair (IXZ) BLR - IXZ

$101 - $345

3 alternative options

Bus, train, ferry  •  3 days 0 h

  1. Take the bus from Rameshwaram to Chengalpattu
  2. Take the train from Chengalpattu to Mambalam
  3. Take the ferry from Chennai Port to Port Blair

$124 - $141

Bus, train, ferry via Ramanathapuram  •  3 days 3 h

  1. Take the bus from Rameshwaram to Ramanathapuram
  2. Take the train from Ramanathapuram (RMD) to Mambalam (MBM)
  3. Take the ferry from Chennai Port to Port Blair

$125 - $136

Bus, ferry  •  3 days 19 h

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

$121 - $124

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 bus to Ramanathapuram, take the walk to Ramanathapuram (RMD), 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 the bus to Bangalore, take the walk to Kempegowda Bus Station, take the line 277 bus to Mekhri Circle, take the bus to Kempegowda International Airport, take the walk to Bengaluru airport, fly to Port Blair, then take the taxi to Port Blair.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madurai to Port Blair via Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Bengaluru to Port Blair via Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madurai to Port Blair via Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Bengaluru to Port Blair via Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madurai to Port Blair via Madras
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Bengaluru to Port Blair
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $430
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Bengaluru to Port Blair via Madras
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Ramanathapuram (RMD) to Madurai Junction (MDU)
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Chengalpattu (CGL) to Mambalam (MBM)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Ramanathapuram (RMD) to Mambalam (MBM)
Ave. Duration
11 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Book at
irctc.co.in
Chennai Suburban
Website
erail.in
Train from Chengalpattu to Mambalam
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
chennaiepages.com
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Rameshwaram to Ramanathapuram
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Bus from Rameshwaram to Chengalpattu
Ave. Duration
9 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
tnstc.in
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Rameswaram to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Rameswaram to Chennai
Ave. Duration
29 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
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
$110
Schedules at
andamanbeacon.com

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Need to know: Eurostar, What documents do I need to cross Niagara Falls? and South Korea: Travelling from Seoul to Busan - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Questions & Answers

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

The cheapest way to get from Rameswaram to Andaman and Nicobar Islands is to bus and ferry which costs ₹8,200 - ₹8,500 and takes 3 days 19 h.

The quickest way to get from Rameswaram to Andaman and Nicobar Islands is to bus and train and fly which takes 10 h 11 min and costs ₹7,000 - ₹34,000.

It takes approximately 10 h 11 min to get from Rameswaram to Andaman and Nicobar Islands, including transfers.