There are 8 ways to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Tiruvannamalai by train, bus, night bus, taxi, car or plane

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

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Train  •  14 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC) to Villupuram Junction (VM) Qln-Ms Ananthapuri Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Villupuram Junction (VM) to Tiruvannamalai (TNM) Chalukya Exp / ...

$13 - $34

7 alternative options

Bus, night bus  •  16 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Trivandrum to Krishnagiri
  2. Take the night bus from Krishnagiri to Thiruvannamalai

$17 - $23

Train via Kodaikanal Road (KQN)  •  17 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC) to Kodaikanal Road (KQN) Qln-Ms Ananthapuri Exp
  2. Take the train from Kodaikanal Road (KQN) to Tiruvannamalai (TNM) Rmm-Tpty Tri-Wkly Exp

$13 - $35

Taxi  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Thiruvananthapuram to Tiruvannamalai 364.6 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Thiruvananthapuram to Tiruvannamalai 364.6 miles

$55 - $90

Fly to Bengaluru, train  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Trivandrum (TRV) to Bengaluru (BLR) TRV - BLR
  2. Take the train from Krishnarajapurm (KJM) to Tiruvannamalai (TNM)

$35 - $240

Fly to Madras, train  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Trivandrum (TRV) to Madras (MAA) TRV - MAA
  2. Take the train from Tambaram (TBM) to Villupuram Junction (VM)
  3. Take the train from Villupuram Junction (VM) to Tiruvannamalai (TNM)

$41 - $191

Fly to Pondicherry, train  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Trivandrum (TRV) to Pondicherry (PNY) TRV - PNY
  2. Take the train from Pondicherry (PDY) to Tiruvannamalai (TNM)

$61 - $320

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Tiruvannamalai is to bus and night bus which costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,600 and takes 16 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Tiruvannamalai is to fly and train which costs ₹4,200 - ₹23,000 and takes 6 h 32 min.

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The distance between Thiruvananthapuram and Tiruvannamalai is 477 km. The road distance is 583.3 km.

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It takes approximately 14 h 48 min to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Tiruvannamalai, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Thiruvananthapuram to Tiruvannamalai. However, there are services departing from Trivandrum and arriving at Thiruvannamalai via Krishnagiri. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Thiruvananthapuram to Tiruvannamalai. However, there are services departing from Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC) and arriving at Tiruvannamalai (TNM) via Villupuram Junction (VM). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 48 min.

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Map of how to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Tiruvannamalai.
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  • Distance: 297.8 miles
  • Duration: 14 h 48 min

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

You can take a train from Thiruvananthapuram to Tiruvannamalai via Villupuram Junction (VM) in around 14 h 48 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Trivandrum to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $440
Flights from Trivandrum to Bengaluru via Kochi
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $440
Flights from Trivandrum to Bengaluru via Madras
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $440
Flights from Trivandrum to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Trivandrum to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Flights from Trivandrum to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Flights from Trivandrum to Pondicherry via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Trivandrum to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $470
Flights from Trivandrum to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Trivandrum to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $380
Air India Express
Website
airindiaexpress.in
Flights from Trivandrum to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC) to Villupuram Junction (VM)
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Villupuram Junction (VM) to Tiruvannamalai (TNM)
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC) to Kodaikanal Road (KQN)
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kodaikanal Road (KQN) to Tiruvannamalai (TNM)
Ave. Duration
9 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Krishnarajapurm (KJM) to Tiruvannamalai (TNM)
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tambaram (TBM) to Villupuram Junction (VM)
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Pondicherry (PDY) to Tiruvannamalai (TNM)
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$1 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Trivandrum to Krishnagiri
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Night bus from Krishnagiri to Thiruvannamalai
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Thiruvananthapuram to Tiruvannamalai
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
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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