There are 7 ways to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Vellore by plane, bus, train 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 to Madras, bus  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Trivandrum (TRV) to Madras (MAA) TRV - MAA
  2. Take the bus from Chennai to Vellore

$46 - $174

Cheapest option

Train  •  14 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC) to Katpadi Junction (KPD) Chennai Mail / ...

$17 - $27

5 alternative options

Fly to Bengaluru, bus  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Trivandrum (TRV) to Bengaluru (BLR) TRV - BLR
  2. Take the bus from Bangalore to Vellore

$38 - $235

Fly to Tirupati, train  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Trivandrum (TRV) to Tirupati (TIR) TRV - TIR
  2. Take the train from Tirupati (TPTY) to Vellore Cant (VLR)

$71 - $336

Bus via Chennai  •  16 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Trivandrum to Chennai
  2. Take the bus from Chennai to Vellore

$17 - $23

Bus SETC  •  18 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Thiruvananthapuram to Tirunelveli
  2. Take the bus from Tirunelveli to Vellore

$19 - $32

Drive  •  9 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Thiruvananthapuram to Vellore 434.2 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Vellore is to bus which costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,600 and takes 16 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Vellore is to fly and bus which costs ₹3,100 - ₹12,000 and takes 5 h 25 min.

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The distance between Thiruvananthapuram and Vellore is 548 km. The road distance is 694.7 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 5 h 25 min to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Vellore, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Thiruvananthapuram to Vellore. However, there are services departing from Trivandrum and arriving at Vellore via Chennai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 32 min.

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Thiruvananthapuram to Vellore 5 times a day. Tickets cost $14 - $23 and the journey takes 14 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Thiruvananthapuram to Vellore via Chennai in around 16 h 32 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Trivandrum to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $280
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 Tirupati via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Trivandrum to Tirupati via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Trivandrum to Tirupati via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Trivandrum to Tirupati via Kochi, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Trivandrum to Tirupati via Kochi, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Trivandrum to Tirupati via Mumbai, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
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 Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Flights from Trivandrum to Tirupati via Madras, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $410
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Trivandrum to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Trivandrum to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $470
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
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Trivandrum to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $380
Train operators
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Vellore
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Bangalore to Vellore
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
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 Thiruvananthapuram to Tirunelveli
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Tirunelveli to Vellore
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Schedules at
tnstc.in

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