There are 6 ways to get from Vellore to Rameswaram by bus, train, taxi, car or plane

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Bus  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Vellore to Rameswaram

$8 - $11

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Train  •  15 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Vellore Cant (VLR) to Rameswaram (RMM) Tpty-Rmm Tri Wkly Exp

$12 - $21

Taxi  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Vellore to Rameswaram 306.4 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Vellore to Rameswaram 306.4 miles

$50 - $75

Bus, fly to Madurai, train  •  10 h 10 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 Rameswaram (RMM)

$34 - $180

Bus, fly to Tiruchirapalli, train  •  11 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Vellore to Chennai
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) MAA - TRZ
  3. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Rameswaram (RMM)

$38 - $150

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Vellore and arriving at Rameswaram. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 10 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Vellore Cant (VLR) and arriving at Rameswaram (RMM). Services depart three times a week, and operate Tuesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 15 h 40 min.

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The distance between Vellore and Rameswaram is 404 km. The road distance is 490.2 km.

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The best way to get from Vellore to Rameswaram without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 30 min and costs .

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The bus from Vellore to Rameswaram takes 10 h 30 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Vellore to Rameswaram bus services, operated by RedBus, depart from Vellore station.

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Vellore to Rameswaram train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Vellore Cant (VLR) station.

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The best way to get from Vellore to Rameswaram is to bus which takes 10 h 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 15 h 40 min.

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The quickest flight from Madras Airport to Madurai Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Vellore to Rameswaram bus services, operated by RedBus, arrive at Rameswaram station.

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Map of how to get from Vellore to Rameswaram.
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  • Distance: 252.6 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 30 min

What companies run services between Vellore, India and Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu, India?

RedBus operates a bus from Vellore to Rameswaram once daily. Tickets cost $8 - $11 and the journey takes 10 h 30 min. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Vellore to Rameswaram 3 times a week. Tickets cost $12 - $21 and the journey takes 15 h 40 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $170
Flights from Madras to Tiruchirapalli
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $200
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $180
Flights from Madras to Tiruchirapalli
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $210
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Train operators
Indian Railways
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Vellore to Rameswaram
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
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redbus.in
Bus from Vellore to Chennai
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
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redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Vellore to Rameswaram
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Fast Track Call Taxi
Phone
+91 416 28 88 999
Website
vellore.fasttractcalltaxi.in
Bharathi Taxi
Phone
+91 91 30 002000
Website
bharathicalltaxi.in
Friends Track Call Taxi
Phone
+91 416 233 34 44
Website
friendstrackcalltaxi.com

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Vellore to Rameswaram train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Rameswaram (RMM) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vellore to Rameswaram is 490 km. It takes approximately 7 h 28 min to drive from Vellore to Rameswaram.

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Air India Limited, Jet Airways, Spicejet and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Madras Airport to Madurai Airport.

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There are 32+ hotels available in Rameswaram. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

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