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  •  7 h 6 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 - $51

3 alternative options

Train  •  45 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Trivandrum Cntl (TVC) to Renigunta Junction (RU) Kerala Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Renigunta Junction (RU) to Hatia (HTE) Ypr Hatia Exp / ...

$44 - $65

Bus, train  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the bus from Thiruvananthapuram to Palakkad
  2. Take the train from Palakkad (PGT) to Ranchi (RNC) Dhanbad Exp

$44 - $62

Drive  •  34 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Thiruvananthapuram to Ranchi 1486 miles

$240 - $350

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

IndiGo Airlines, GoAir and three other airlines fly from Thiruvananthapuram to Ranchi hourly. 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 Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Trivandrum to Ranchi via Madras, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Trivandrum to Ranchi via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $370
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 Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Trivandrum to Ranchi via Hyderabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Trivandrum to Ranchi via Bengaluru, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
11 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Train operators
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Trivandrum to Chennai
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $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 - $13
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Thiruvananthapuram to Palakkad
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Thiruvananthapuram to Ranchi?

The distance between Thiruvananthapuram and Ranchi is 1877 km. The road distance is 2378 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Ranchi?

The cheapest way to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Ranchi is to bus which costs ₹2,200 - ₹3,400 and takes 47 h 54 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Ranchi?

The quickest way to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Ranchi is to fly which takes 7 h 6 min and costs ₹5,500 - ₹25,000.

Is there a direct train between Thiruvananthapuram and Ranchi?

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

Is there a direct bus between Thiruvananthapuram and Ranchi?

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.

How long does it take to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Ranchi?

It takes approximately 7 h 6 min to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Ranchi, including transfers.