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There are 6 ways to get from Sankarankovil to Vandavāsi by bus, train, car, taxi or plane

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Recommended option

Bus  •  7h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Vasudevanallur to Tindivanam

Cheapest option

Train  •  10h 55m

  1. Take the train from Sankarankovil to Melmaruvattur 16182

₹874 - ₹1,045

4 alternative options

Drive  •  7h 10m

  1. Drive from Sankarankovil to Vandavāsi 485.6 km

₹3,600 - ₹5,500

Taxi to Madurai, fly, taxi  •  5h 4m

  1. Take a taxi from Sankarankovil to Madurai
  2. Fly from Madurai (IXM) to Madras (MAA) IXM - MAA
  3. Take a taxi from Chengalpattu to Vandavāsi

₹6,357 - ₹17,148

Taxi to Tuticorin, fly, taxi  •  5h 14m

  1. Take a taxi from Sankarankovil to Tuticorin
  2. Fly from Tuticorin (TCR) to Madras (MAA) TCR - MAA
  3. Take a taxi from Chengalpattu to Vandavāsi

₹6,290 - ₹19,241

Taxi to Trivandrum, fly, taxi  •  5h 39m

  1. Take a taxi from Sankarankovil to Trivandrum
  2. Fly from Trivandrum (TRV) to Madras (MAA) TRV - MAA
  3. Take a taxi from Chengalpattu to Vandavāsi

₹7,337 - ₹12,450

Sankarankovil → Vandavāsi
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Vandavāsi is 1800118797.

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Last updated: 20 Jan 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sankarankovil to Vandavāsi is to train which costs ₹850 - ₹1,100 and takes 10h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Sankarankovil to Vandavāsi is to taxi and fly which costs ₹6,000 - ₹18,000 and takes 5h 4m.

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The distance between Sankarankovil and Vandavāsi is 434 km. The road distance is 485.6 km.

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The best way to get from Sankarankovil to Vandavāsi without a car is to bus which takes 7h 38m and costs .

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It takes approximately 7h 38m to get from Sankarankovil to Vandavāsi, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Sankarankovil to Vandavāsi is to bus which takes 7h 38m and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹850 - ₹1,100 and takes 10h 55m.

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The quickest flight from Madurai Airport to Madras Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sankarankovil to Vandavāsi is 486 km. It takes approximately 7h 10m to drive from Sankarankovil to Vandavāsi.

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Air India Limited, Spicejet, Helitrans and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Madurai Airport to Madras Airport.

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Map of how to get from Sankarankovil to Vandavāsi.
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  • Distance: 433.9 km
  • Duration: 7h 38m

What companies run services between Sankarankovil, India and Vandavāsi, India?

Kallada Tours and Travels operates a bus from Vasudevanallur to Tindivanam once daily, and the journey takes 6h 38m. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Sankarankovil to Melmaruvattur twice a week. Tickets cost ₹270 - ₹300 and the journey takes 10h 25m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madurai to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,200 - ₹15,000
Flights from Tuticorin to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,800 - ₹24,000
Flights from Trivandrum to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,400 - ₹6,500
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madurai to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹1,500 - ₹17,000
Flights from Trivandrum to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹7,500 - ₹15,000
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Madurai to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹900 - ₹20,000
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madurai to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,200 - ₹4,900
Air India Express
Website
airindiaexpress.in
Flights from Trivandrum to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
₹3,500 - ₹6,000
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 Sankarankovil to Melmaruvattur
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
₹270 - ₹300
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Kallada Tours and Travels
Website
kalladatravels.com
Bus from Vasudevanallur to Tindivanam
Ave. Duration
6h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
kalladatravels.com
Other operators
Taxi from Sankarankovil to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Estimated price
₹3,200 - ₹3,900

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