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There are 8 ways to get from Udupi to Velankanni by train, bus, car, taxi or plane

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Train  •  18h 56m

  1. Take the train from Udupi (UD) to Karur (KRR) Dadar Ten Exp
  2. Take the train from Karur (KRR) to Vellankanni (VLNK) Vsg-Vlnk Exp

$14 - $34

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Bus, train  •  23h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Udupi to Bangalore
  2. Take the train from Yasvantpur Junction (YPR) to Vellankanni (VLNK) Vsg-Vlnk Exp

$19 - $31

Bus  •  24h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Udupi to Bangalore
  2. Take the bus from Bangalore to Chennai
  3. Take the bus from Chennai to Velankanni

$22 - $33

Drive  •  11h 42m

  1. Drive from Udupi to Velankanni 488.7 miles

$75 - $120

Taxi, fly to Tiruchirapalli, train  •  10h 11m

  1. Take a taxi from Udupi to Mangalore
  2. Fly from Mangalore (IXE) to Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) IXE - TRZ
  3. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Vellankanni (VLNK)

$106 - $531

Taxi, fly to Pondicherry, bus  •  8h 44m

  1. Take a taxi from Udupi to Mangalore
  2. Fly from Mangalore (IXE) to Pondicherry (PNY) IXE - PNY
  3. Take the bus from Puducherry to Velankanni

$98 - $414

Taxi, fly to Madras, train  •  10h 13m

  1. Take a taxi from Udupi to Mangalore
  2. Fly from Mangalore (IXE) to Madras (MAA) IXE - MAA
  3. Take the train from Tambaram (TBM) to Nagappattinam (NGT)

$77 - $437

Taxi, fly to Madurai, train  •  13h 18m

  1. Take a taxi from Udupi to Mangalore
  2. Fly from Mangalore (IXE) to Madurai (IXM) IXE - IXM
  3. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ)
  4. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Vellankanni (VLNK)

$108 - $476

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The cheapest way to get from Udupi to Velankanni is to bus which costs ₹1,600 - ₹2,500 and takes 24h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Udupi to Velankanni is to taxi and fly and bus which costs ₹7,000 - ₹31,000 and takes 8h 44m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Udupi to Velankanni. However, there are services departing from Udupi and arriving at Velankanni via Bangalore and Chennai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24h 8m.

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No, there is no direct train from Udupi to Velankanni. However, there are services departing from Udupi (UD) and arriving at Vellankanni (VLNK) via Karur (KRR). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 56m.

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The distance between Udupi and Velankanni is 628 km. The road distance is 781.9 km.

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The best way to get from Udupi to Velankanni without a car is to train which takes 18h 56m and costs ₹1,000 - ₹2,600.

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It takes approximately 18h 56m to get from Udupi to Velankanni, including transfers.

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Udupi to Velankanni bus services, operated by RedBus, depart from Udupi station.

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Udupi to Velankanni train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Udupi (UD) station.

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The best way to get from Udupi to Velankanni is to train which takes 18h 56m and costs ₹1,000 - ₹2,600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹1,600 - ₹2,500 and takes 24h 8m.

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  • Distance: 392.7 miles
  • Duration: 18h 56m

What companies run services between Udupi, India and Velankanni, India?

You can take a train from Udupi to Velankanni via Karur (KRR) in around 18h 56m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Udupi to Velankanni via Bangalore and Chennai in around 24h 8m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Mangalore to Tiruchirapalli via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Mangalore to Tiruchirapalli via Madras
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Mangalore to Tiruchirapalli via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Mangalore to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Mangalore to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Madras
Ave. Duration
6h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Mangalore to Pondicherry via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Mangalore to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Udupi (UD) to Karur (KRR)
Ave. Duration
11h 51m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Karur (KRR) to Vellankanni (VLNK)
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Yasvantpur Junction (YPR) to Vellankanni (VLNK)
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Vellankanni (VLNK)
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tambaram (TBM) to Nagappattinam (NGT)
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ)
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Udupi to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
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redbus.in
Bus from Bangalore to Chennai
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
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redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Velankanni
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Puducherry to Velankanni
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Udupi to Mangalore
Ave. Duration
51m
Estimated price
$10 - $13

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More Questions & Answers

There is no direct flight from Mangalore Airport to Tiruchirapalli Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 10m and has one stopover.

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Udupi to Velankanni bus services, operated by RedBus, arrive at Velankanni station.

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Udupi to Velankanni train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Vellankanni (VLNK) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Udupi to Velankanni is 782 km. It takes approximately 11h 42m to drive from Udupi to Velankanni.

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Jet Airways and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Mangalore Airport to Tiruchirapalli Airport.

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There are 15+ hotels available in Velankanni. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

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