There are 8 ways to get from Vellore to Kanyakumari by bus, train, car, plane or taxi

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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Bus  •  17 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Vellore to Bangalore
  2. Take the bus from Bangalore to Nagercoil

$20 - $28

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Train  •  19 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Katpadi Junction (KPD) to Kanyakumari (CAPE) Kanyakumari Exp / ...

$18 - $26

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Drive  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Vellore to Kanyakumari 410.9 miles

$65 - $100

Bus to Madras, fly to Tuticorin, taxi  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Vellore to Chennai
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Tuticorin (TCR) MAA - TCR
  3. Take a taxi from Tuticorin to Kanyakumari

$55 - $257

Bus to Madras, fly to Trivandrum, train  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Vellore to Chennai
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Trivandrum (TRV) MAA - TRV
  3. Take the train from Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC) to Kanyakumari (CAPE)

$46 - $187

Bus to Bengaluru, fly to Trivandrum, train  •  11 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Vellore to Bangalore
  2. Fly from Bengaluru (BLR) to Trivandrum (TRV) BLR - TRV
  3. Take the train from Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC) to Kanyakumari (CAPE)

$39 - $249

Bus to Bengaluru, fly to Tuticorin, taxi  •  9 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Vellore to Bangalore
  2. Fly from Bengaluru (BLR) to Tuticorin (TCR) BLR - TCR
  3. Take a taxi from Tuticorin to Kanyakumari

$87 - $309

Bus to Madras, fly to Madurai, train  •  11 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Vellore to Chennai
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Madurai (IXM) MAA - IXM
  3. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Kanyakumari (CAPE)

$36 - $181

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The cheapest way to get from Vellore to Kanyakumari is to bus which costs ₹1,400 - ₹2,000 and takes 17 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vellore to Kanyakumari is to bus and fly and taxi which costs ₹3,900 - ₹19,000 and takes 7 h 13 min.

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The distance between Vellore and Kanyakumari is 564 km. The road distance is 657.4 km.

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The best way to get from Vellore to Kanyakumari without a car is to bus which takes 17 h 52 min and costs ₹1,400 - ₹2,000.

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It takes approximately 17 h 52 min to get from Vellore to Kanyakumari, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Vellore to Kanyakumari is to bus which takes 17 h 52 min and costs ₹1,400 - ₹2,000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹1,200 - ₹2,000 and takes 19 h 26 min.

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The quickest flight from Madras Airport to Tuticorin Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vellore to Kanyakumari is 657 km. It takes approximately 9 h 8 min to drive from Vellore to Kanyakumari.

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Spicejet and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Madras Airport to Tuticorin Airport.

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There are 49+ hotels available in Kanyakumari. Prices start at $10 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Vellore to Kanyakumari.
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  • Distance: 352.8 miles
  • Duration: 17 h 52 min

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

You can take a bus from Vellore to Kanyakumari via Bangalore and Nagercoil in around 17 h 52 min. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Vellore to Kanyakumari once daily. Tickets cost $15 - $23 and the journey takes 19 h 20 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Tuticorin
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from Bengaluru to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $440
Flights from Bengaluru to Trivandrum via Madras
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $440
Flights from Bengaluru to Trivandrum via Kochi
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $440
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $170
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Tuticorin
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $440
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Bengaluru to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Flights from Bengaluru to Tuticorin
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $200
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Flights from Bengaluru to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $380
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $180
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Bengaluru to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $470
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Air India Express
Website
airindiaexpress.in
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Train operators
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Vellore to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Bangalore to Nagercoil
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Vellore to Chennai
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Tuticorin to Kanyakumari
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Estimated price
$22 - $26

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