Directions from Vellore to Kanyakumari

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

Bus  •  17 h 52 min

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

$21 - $30

Cheapest option

Train  •  18 h 56 min

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

$20 - $29

6 alternative options

Drive  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Vellore to Kanyakumari 410.9 miles

$65 - $100

Train to Madras, fly to Trivandrum, train  •  8 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Katpadi Junction (KPD) to Chennai Central (MAS)
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Trivandrum (TRV) MAA - TRV
  3. Take the train from Trivandrum Cntl (TVC) to Kanyakumari (CAPE)

$43 - $197

Train to Madras, fly to Tuticorin, taxi  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Katpadi Junction (KPD) to Chennai Central (MAS)
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Tuticorin (TCR) MAA - TCR
  3. Take a taxi from Tuticorin to Kanyakumari

$53 - $268

Bus to Bengaluru, fly to Trivandrum, train  •  11 h 17 min

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

$38 - $249

Train to Tirupati, fly to Trivandrum, train  •  11 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Katpadi Junction (KPD) to Renigunta Junction (RU)
  2. Fly from Tirupati (TIR) to Trivandrum (TRV) TIR - TRV
  3. Take the train from Trivandrum Cntl (TVC) to Kanyakumari (CAPE)

$58 - $264

Train to Madras, fly to Madurai, train  •  11 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Katpadi Junction (KPD) to Chennai Central (MAS)
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Madurai (IXM) MAA - IXM
  3. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Kanyakumari (CAPE)

$33 - $190

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 $17 - $25 and the journey takes 18 h 50 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from Bengaluru to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $440
Flights from Bengaluru to Trivandrum via Kochi
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $440
Flights from Tirupati to Trivandrum via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Flights from Tirupati to Trivandrum via Bengaluru, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Tirupati to Trivandrum via Hyderabad, Kochi
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Flights from Tirupati to Trivandrum via Bengaluru, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Tirupati to Trivandrum via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$55 - $260
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 Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Madras to Tuticorin
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $440
Flights from Bengaluru to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $200
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
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
Every day
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
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Katpadi Junction (KPD) to Kanyakumari (CAPE)
Ave. Duration
18 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Katpadi Junction (KPD) to Chennai Central (MAS)
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Trivandrum Cntl (TVC) to Kanyakumari (CAPE)
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Katpadi Junction (KPD) to Renigunta Junction (RU)
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Kanyakumari (CAPE)
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Vellore to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Bangalore to Nagercoil
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Book at
redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Tuticorin to Kanyakumari
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Estimated price
$23 - $28

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Vellore and Kanyakumari is 564 km. The road distance is 657 km.

The cheapest way to get from Vellore to Kanyakumari is to bus which costs ₹1,400 - ₹2,100 and takes 17 h 52 min.

The quickest way to get from Vellore to Kanyakumari is to train and fly and taxi which takes 7 h 19 min and costs ₹3,600 - ₹19,000.

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