Travel from Tambaram to Velankanni

Bus or train from Tambaram to Velankanni?

Indian Railways operates a train from Tambaram to Velankanni once a week. Tickets cost $6 - $18 and the journey takes 5 h 58 min. Alternatively, Chennai Suburban operates a bus from Tambaram to Velankanni every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 16 min. 2 other operators also service this route.

How to get from Tambaram to Velankanni

From Tambaram (TBM) train to Nagappattinam (NGT) then taxi to Velankanni. 6 h 8 min ₹1,419. From Tambaram train to Chennai Airport, subway to Chennai, then bus to Velankanni. 9 h 19 min ₹770. From Tambaram taxi to Velankanni. 4 h 10 min ₹7,855. From Tambaram drive to Velankanni. 4 h 10 min ₹2,335. From Tambaram train to Madras airport, fly to Tiruchirapalli airport, taxi to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ), train to Nagappattinam (NGT), then taxi to Velankanni. 5 h 56 min ₹5,298.
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    Tambaram to Velankanni:

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      1 Train
      • One-Way approx: USD $12 - $26
      • Duration: 6 h 8 min
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      • Duration: 4 h 10 min
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