There are 5 ways to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Ranchi by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Trivandrum (TRV) to Ranchi (IXR) TRV - IXR

$88 - $374

Cheapest option

Bus  •  47 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Trivandrum to Chennai
  2. Take the bus from Chennai to Vijayawada
  3. Take the bus from Vijayawada to Bhubaneswar
  4. Take the bus from Bhubaneswar to Ranchi

$34 - $49

3 alternative options

Train  •  45 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC) to Renigunta Junction (RU) Kerala Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Renigunta Junction (RU) to Hatia (HTE) Ypr-Hte Bi-Weekly S/Fast / ...

$43 - $59

Bus, train  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the bus from Thiruvananthapuram to Ernakulam
  2. Take the train from Ernakulam Junction (ERS) to Ranchi (RNC) Allepy-Dhanbad Exp

$43 - $61

Drive  •  34 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Thiruvananthapuram to Ranchi 1486 miles

$240 - $350

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Ranchi is to bus which costs ₹2,300 - ₹3,400 and takes 47 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Ranchi is to fly which costs ₹6,000 - ₹26,000 and takes 4 h 46 min.

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The distance between Thiruvananthapuram and Ranchi is 1877 km. The road distance is 2377.6 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 46 min to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Ranchi, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Thiruvananthapuram to Ranchi. However, there are services departing from Trivandrum and arriving at Ranchi via Chennai, Vijayawada and Bhubaneswar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 h 54 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Thiruvananthapuram to Ranchi. However, there are services departing from Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC) and arriving at Hatia (HTE) via Renigunta Junction (RU). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 45 h 50 min.

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What companies run services between Thiruvananthapuram, India and Ranchi, India?

IndiGo Airlines, Air India Limited and two other airlines fly from Thiruvananthapuram to Ranchi every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Thiruvananthapuram to Ranchi via Renigunta Junction (RU) in around 45 h 50 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Trivandrum to Ranchi via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $370
Flights from Trivandrum to Ranchi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Trivandrum to Ranchi via Madras, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Trivandrum to Ranchi via Bengaluru, Patna
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Trivandrum to Ranchi via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Trivandrum to Ranchi via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC) to Renigunta Junction (RU)
Ave. Duration
16 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Renigunta Junction (RU) to Hatia (HTE)
Ave. Duration
27 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Ernakulam Junction (ERS) to Ranchi (RNC)
Ave. Duration
2 days 1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Trivandrum to Chennai
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Vijayawada
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Vijayawada to Bhubaneswar
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Bhubaneswar to Ranchi
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Thiruvananthapuram to Ernakulam
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in

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