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There are 5 ways to get from Rameswaram to Tuti Melur by bus, train, night train, taxi or car

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Rameswaram to Devipattinam
  2. Take the Bus from Devipattinam to Tuticorin

Cheapest option

Train

  1. Take the train from Rameswaram to Madurai Jn
  2. Take the train from Madurai Jn to Tuti Melur

3 alternative options

Night train

  1. Take the night train from Rameswaram to Kovilpatti
  2. Take the night train from Kovilpatti to Tuti Melur

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Rameswaram to Tuti Melur

Drive

  1. Drive from Rameswaram to Tuti Melur

Rameswaram to Tuti Melur by train

The train journey time between Rameswaram and Tuti Melur is around 15h 57m and covers a distance of around 320 km. This includes an average layover time of around 9h 5m. The fastest train normally takes 12h 37m. Services are operated by Indian Railways. Typically six trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
6h 51m
Layover time:
9h 5m
Total time:
15h 57m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
12h 37m
Train distance:
320 km
Trains per week:
6
Cheapest price:
₹245
Carbon emissions:
16 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
18:00
Last train departs at:
22:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Rameswaram to Tuti Melur train schedules

Rameswaram → Tuti Melur
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If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 1800118797

Frequently Asked Questions


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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
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Tuti Melur is 1800118797.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Tuti Melur is recommended.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1800118797.

Last updated: 22 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rameswaram to Tuti Melur is to night train which costs ₹240 - ₹280 and takes 6h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Rameswaram to Tuti Melur is to taxi which costs ₹4,400 - ₹5,500 and takes 2h 49m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rameswaram to Tuti Melur. However, there are services departing from Rameswaram and arriving at Tuticorin via Devipattinam. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 57m.

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No, there is no direct train from Rameswaram to Tuti Melur. However, there are services departing from Rameswaram and arriving at Tuti Melur via Madurai Jn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 57m.

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The distance between Rameswaram and Tuti Melur is 139 km. The road distance is 174.5 km.

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The best way to get from Rameswaram to Tuti Melur without a car is to bus which takes 4h 57m and costs .

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It takes approximately 4h 57m to get from Rameswaram to Tuti Melur, including transfers.

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Rameswaram to Tuti Melur bus services, operated by Parveen Travels, depart from Rameswaram station.

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Rameswaram to Tuti Melur train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Rameswaram station.

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The best way to get from Rameswaram to Tuti Melur is to bus which takes 4h 57m and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹240 - ₹270 and takes 7h 57m.

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Map of how to get from Rameswaram to Tuti Melur.
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  • Distance: 138.8 km
  • Duration: 4h 57m

What companies run services between Rameswaram, Tamil Nādu, India and Tuti Melur, India?

You can take a bus from Rameswaram to Tuti Melur via Devipattinam and Tuticorin in around 4h 57m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rameswaram to Tuti Melur via Madurai Jn in around 7h 57m.

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 Rameswaram to Madurai Jn
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
₹125 - ₹135
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Madurai Jn to Tuti Melur
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹120 - ₹135
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Night train from Rameswaram to Kovilpatti
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
₹160 - ₹180
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Night train from Kovilpatti to Tuti Melur
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹85 - ₹100
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Bus operators
Parveen Travels
Website
parveentravels.com
Bus from Rameswaram to Devipattinam
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
parveentravels.com
Bus from Devipattinam to Tuticorin
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
parveentravels.com
Other operators
Taxi from Rameswaram to Tuti Melur
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Estimated price
₹4,400 - ₹5,500

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Rameswaram to Tuti Melur bus services, operated by Parveen Travels, arrive at Tuticorin station.

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Rameswaram to Tuti Melur train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Tuti Melur station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rameswaram to Tuti Melur is 174 km. It takes approximately 2h 49m to drive from Rameswaram to Tuti Melur.

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There are four+ hotels available in Tuti Melur. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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