There are 4 ways to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Tirunelveli by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC) to Tirunelveli (TEN) Tvc-Tpj Intercity Exp / ...

$2 - $14

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Bus  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Thiruvananthapuram to Tirunelveli

$7 - $11

Taxi  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Thiruvananthapuram to Tirunelveli 92 miles

$27 - $35

Drive  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Thiruvananthapuram to Tirunelveli 92 miles

$15 - $22

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Tirunelveli is to bus which costs ₹550 - ₹800 and takes 3 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Tirunelveli is to taxi which costs ₹2,000 - ₹2,400 and takes 2 h 18 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Thiruvananthapuram and arriving at Tirunelveli. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 3 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC) and arriving at Tirunelveli (TEN). Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 35 min.

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The distance between Thiruvananthapuram and Tirunelveli is 85 km. The road distance is 147.3 km.

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The best way to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Tirunelveli without a car is to train which takes 2 h 35 min and costs ₹180 - ₹1,000.

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The train from Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC) to Tirunelveli (TEN) takes 2 h 35 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

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

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Map of how to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Tirunelveli.
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  • Distance: 53.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 35 min

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Thiruvananthapuram to Tirunelveli 4 times a day. Tickets cost $2 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 35 min. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Thiruvananthapuram to Tirunelveli hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 3 h 15 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Thiruvananthapuram to Tirunelveli
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Estimated price
$27 - $35
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Sanjay Taxi
Phone
+91 9747180107
Website
sanjaytaxi.com
Fast Track call taxi
Phone
+91 471 2888999
Website
trivandrum.fasttrackcalltaxi.in

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