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There are 5 ways to get from Thoothukudi to Andaman and Nicobar Islands by plane, train, night train, ferry or bus

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Recommended option

Fly from Tuticorin  •  5h

  1. Fly from Tuticorin (TCR) to Port Blair (IXZ) TCR - IXZ

$99 - $436

4 alternative options

Train to Madurai, fly  •  8h 30m

  1. Take the train from Tuti Melur (TME) to Tiruparankndrm (TDN)
  2. Fly from Madurai (IXM) to Port Blair (IXZ) IXM - IXZ

$107 - $479

Night train, ferry  •  3 days 0h

  1. Take the night train from Tuticorin (TN) to Mambalam (MBM) Tn-Ms Pearl City Exp.
  2. Take the ferry from Chennai Port to Port Blair

$115 - $124

Bus, ferry via Tiruchendur  •  3 days 2h

  1. Take the bus from Tiruchendur to Chennai
  2. Take the ferry from Chennai Port to Port Blair

$116 - $121

Bus, ferry  •  3 days 8h

  1. Take the bus from Tuticorin to Chennai 170
  2. Take the ferry from Chennai Port to Port Blair

$116 - $121

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Thoothukudi to Andaman and Nicobar Islands is to bus and ferry which costs ₹8,500 - ₹8,900 and takes 3 days 8h.

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The quickest way to get from Thoothukudi to Andaman and Nicobar Islands is to fly which costs ₹7,000 - ₹32,000 and takes 5h.

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The distance between Thoothukudi and Andaman and Nicobar Islands is 1592 km.

The best way to get from Thoothukudi to Andaman and Nicobar Islands without a car is to night train and ferry which takes 3 days 0h and costs ₹8,000 - ₹9,500.

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It takes approximately 5h to get from Thoothukudi to Andaman and Nicobar Islands, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Tuticorin Airport to Port Blair Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 55m and has one stopover.

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Air India Limited, Jet Airways, Vistara and two other airlines offer flights from Tuticorin Airport to Port Blair Airport.

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The best way to get from Thoothukudi to Tuticorin Airport is to taxi which takes 16m and costs ₹250 - ₹300.

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Map of how to get from Thoothukudi to Andaman and Nicobar Islands.
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  • Distance: 995 miles
  • Duration: 5h

What companies run services between Thoothukudi, India and Andaman and Nicobar Islands, India?

Spicejet, IndiGo Airlines and three other airlines fly from Thoothukudi to Port Blair 4 times a day.

Airlines
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Tuticorin to Port Blair via Madras
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Flights from Madurai to Port Blair via Madras
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Tuticorin to Port Blair via Madras
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Flights from Madurai to Port Blair via Madras
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Tuticorin to Port Blair via Madras
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Flights from Madurai to Port Blair via Madras
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Tuticorin to Port Blair via Madras
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madurai to Port Blair via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Tuti Melur (TME) to Tiruparankndrm (TDN)
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Night train from Tuticorin (TN) to Mambalam (MBM)
Ave. Duration
11h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Tuticorin to Chennai
Ave. Duration
19h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
scribd.com
Ferry operators
Andaman Beacon
Website
andamanbeacon.com
Ferry from Chennai Port to Port Blair
Ave. Duration
2 days 12h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$103
Schedules at
andamanbeacon.com

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