There are 3 ways to get from Rameswaram to Thanjavur by bus, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Chennai Exp / ...

$8 - $23

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 h 45 min

  1. 147.2 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  3 h 45 min

  1. 147.2 miles

$24 - $35

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

There is no direct connection from Rameswaram to Thanjavur. However, you can take the bus to Tiruchirapalli, take the walk to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ), then take the train to Thanjavur (TJ). Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Thanjavur.

Train operators
Bus operators
Bus from Rameshwaram to Tiruchirapalli
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
Other operators
Taxi from Rameswaram to Thanjavur
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Rameswaram and Thanjavur is 168 km. The road distance is 236 km.

The cheapest way to get from Rameswaram to Thanjavur is to bus and train which costs ₹500 - ₹1,600 and takes 5 h 53 min.

The quickest way to get from Rameswaram to Thanjavur is to taxi which takes 3 h 45 min and costs ₹3,700 - ₹4,400.

It takes approximately 5 h 53 min to get from Rameswaram to Thanjavur, including transfers.