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

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Fly  •  4 h 46 min

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

$88 - $374

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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

$32 - $45

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Train  •  46 h 19 min

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

$39 - $57

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 - $55

Drive  •  34 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Thiruvananthapuram to Ranchi 1486 miles

$240 - $350

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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 Chittor (CTO). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 46 h 19 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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The best way to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Ranchi without a car is to train which takes 46 h 19 min and costs .

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

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Thiruvananthapuram to Ranchi bus services, operated by RedBus, depart from Trivandrum station.

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Thiruvananthapuram to Ranchi train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC) station.

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The best way to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Ranchi is to fly which takes 4 h 46 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 46 h 19 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 47 h 54 min.

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There is no direct flight from Trivandrum Airport to Ranchi Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Thiruvananthapuram to Ranchi bus services, operated by RedBus, arrive at Ranchi station.

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Map of how to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Ranchi.
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  • Distance: 1173.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 46 min

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

IndiGo Airlines flies from Thiruvananthapuram to Ranchi every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Thiruvananthapuram to Ranchi via Chittor (CTO) in around 46 h 19 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
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Trivandrum to Ranchi via Madras, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Tuesday
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 Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Train operators
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Trivandrum to Chennai
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
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redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Vijayawada
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
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redbus.in
Bus from Vijayawada to Bhubaneswar
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
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redbus.in
Bus from Bhubaneswar to Ranchi
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
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redbus.in
Bus from Thiruvananthapuram to Ernakulam
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in

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Thiruvananthapuram to Ranchi train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Hatia (HTE) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Thiruvananthapuram to Ranchi is 2378 km. It takes approximately 34 h 18 min to drive from Thiruvananthapuram to Ranchi.

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IndiGo Airlines offers flights from Trivandrum Airport to Ranchi Airport.

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There are 50+ hotels available in Ranchi. Prices start at $14 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Trivandrum Airport is to taxi which takes 6 min and costs .

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