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

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Train  •  19 h 49 min

  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 - $35

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Bus, train  •  23 h 4 min

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

$19 - $32

Bus  •  24 h 8 min

  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  •  11 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Udupi to Velankanni 488.7 miles

$75 - $120

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

  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  •  8 h 49 min

  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  •  10 h 2 min

  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  •  12 h 58 min

  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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Udupi to Velankanni is to bus which costs ₹1,600 - ₹2,400 and takes 24 h 8 min.

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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 8 h 49 min.

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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 24 h 8 min.

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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 19 h 49 min.

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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 19 h 49 min and costs ₹1,000 - ₹2,600.

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It takes approximately 19 h 49 min 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 19 h 49 min and costs ₹1,000 - ₹2,600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹1,600 - ₹2,400 and takes 24 h 8 min.

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There is no direct flight from Mangalore Airport to Tiruchirapalli Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Udupi to Velankanni.
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  • Distance: 392.7 miles
  • Duration: 19 h 49 min

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

You can take a train from Udupi to Velankanni via Karur (KRR) in around 19 h 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Udupi to Velankanni via Bangalore and Chennai in around 24 h 8 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Mangalore to Tiruchirapalli via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $500
Flights from Mangalore to Tiruchirapalli via Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Mangalore to Tiruchirapalli via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Mangalore to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Mangalore to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Madras
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Mumbai, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Mangalore to Pondicherry via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Mangalore to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Flights from Mangalore to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Mangalore to Tiruchirapalli via Madras
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Udupi (UD) to Karur (KRR)
Ave. Duration
12 h 49 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Karur (KRR) to Vellankanni (VLNK)
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Yasvantpur Junction (YPR) to Vellankanni (VLNK)
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Vellankanni (VLNK)
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tambaram (TBM) to Nagappattinam (NGT)
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ)
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Udupi to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Bangalore to Chennai
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Velankanni
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Puducherry to Velankanni
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Udupi to Mangalore
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$10 - $13

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