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There are 6 ways to get from Rameswaram to Vellarada by bus, train, taxi, car or plane

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Bus  •  6h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Rameswaram to Ramnad 166Ns
  2. Take the bus from Ramnad to Kaliyakavilai

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Train  •  11h 15m

  1. Take the train from Rameswaram to Madurai Jn 06654 / ...
  2. Take the train from Madurai Jn to Parassala 16723 / ...

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Train, taxi  •  16h 7m

  1. Take the train from Rameswaram to Nagercoil Jn 00165
  2. Take a taxi from Nagercoil Jn to Vellarada

Taxi  •  5h 4m

  1. Take a taxi from Rameswaram to Vellarada 330 km

Drive  •  5h 4m

  1. Drive from Rameswaram to Vellarada 330 km

Train, fly  •  10h 35m

  1. Take the train from Rameswaram to Tiruchchirapali
  2. Fly from Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) to Trivandrum (TRV) TRZ - TRV

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The cheapest way to get from Rameswaram to Vellarada is to train which costs ₹700 - ₹2,300 and takes 11h 15m.

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The fastest way to get from Rameswaram to Vellarada is to taxi which takes 5h 4m and costs ₹5,000 - ₹6,500.

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The distance between Rameswaram and Vellarada is 251 km. The road distance is 330 km.

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The best way to get from Rameswaram to Vellarada without a car is to bus which takes 6h 42m and costs .

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It takes approximately 6h 42m to get from Rameswaram to Vellarada, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Rameswaram to Vellarada is to bus which takes 6h 42m and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹700 - ₹2,300 and takes 11h 15m.

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There is no direct flight from Tiruchirapalli Airport to Trivandrum Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 30m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rameswaram to Vellarada is 330 km. It takes approximately 5h 4m to drive from Rameswaram to Vellarada.

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IndiGo Airlines offers flights from Tiruchirapalli Airport to Trivandrum Airport.

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Map of how to get from Rameswaram to Vellarada.
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  • Distance: 250.7 km
  • Duration: 6h 42m

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

You can take a bus from Rameswaram to Vellarada via Ramnad and Kaliyakavilai in around 6h 42m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rameswaram to Vellarada via Madurai Jn and Parassala in around 11h 15m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Trivandrum via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,400 - ₹14,000
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Trivandrum via Madras
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,600 - ₹14,000
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Trivandrum via Bengaluru, Kannur
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹4,700 - ₹14,000
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 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹140 - ₹800
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹140 - ₹180
Third AC (3A)
₹450 - ₹600
Second AC (2A)
₹600 - ₹800
Train from Madurai Jn to Parassala
Ave. Duration
6h 9m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹180 - ₹1,000
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹180 - ₹240
Third AC (3A)
₹550 - ₹700
Second AC (2A)
₹750 - ₹1,000
Train from Rameswaram to Nagercoil Jn
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
₹220 - ₹1,200
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹220 - ₹290
Third AC (3A)
₹650 - ₹850
Second AC (2A)
₹900 - ₹1,200
Train from Rameswaram to Tiruchchirapali
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
₹180 - ₹950
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹180 - ₹230
Third AC (3A)
₹550 - ₹700
Second AC (2A)
₹750 - ₹950
Bus operators
SETC
Phone
9513508001
Email
commercial@tnstc.in
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Rameswaram to Ramnad
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹120 - ₹190
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Parveen Travels
Phone
044 4900 7555/ 1800 102 0999
Email
customercare@parveentravels.com
Website
parveentravels.com
Bus from Ramnad to Kaliyakavilai
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
parveentravels.com
Other operators
Taxi from Nagercoil Jn to Vellarada
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
₹900 - ₹1,100
Yellow Cabs India
Phone
+91 89 73 10 40 03
VIP Call Taxi
Phone
+91 86 95 90 99 99
Website
vipcalltaxi.com
Amber Cabs And Call Taxi
Phone
+91 81 22 42 13 62
Website
ambercabs.business.site

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