Directions from Vellore to Thoothukudi

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Recommended option

Train  •  12 h 27 min

  1. Kovai Exp / ...
  2. Tuticorin Exp

$14 - $39

8 alternative options

Bus SETC  •  12 h 50 min

$18 - $24

Bus RedBus  •  15 h 44 min

$16 - $23

Bus, train  •  18 h 33 min

  1. Tuticorin Exp

$20 - $32

Taxi  •  7 h 54 min

  1. 334.3 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  7 h 54 min

  1. 334.3 miles

$50 - $80

Train, fly to Tuticorin  •  6 h

  1. MAA - TCR

$33 - $245

Train, fly to Madurai  •  9 h 30 min

  1. MAA - IXM

$31 - $189

Train, fly to Trivandrum, bus, taxi  •  9 h 59 min

  1. MAA - TRV

$60 - $208

Questions & Answers

The distance between Vellore and Thoothukudi is 474 km. The road distance is 535 km.

The cheapest way to get from Vellore to Thoothukudi is to bus which costs ₹1,200 - ₹1,700 and takes 12 h 50 min.

The quickest way to get from Vellore to Thoothukudi is to train and fly which takes 6 h and costs ₹2,200 - ₹17,000.

No, there is no direct bus from Vellore to Thoothukudi. However, there are services departing from Vellore and arriving at Tuticorin via Tiruchirapalli. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 50 min.

It takes approximately 12 h 27 min to get from Vellore to Thoothukudi, including transfers.

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

You can take a train from Vellore to Thoothukudi via Katpadi Junction (KPD) and Salem Junction (SA) in around 12 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vellore to Thoothukudi via Tiruchirappali and Tiruchirapalli in around 12 h 50 min.

Airlines
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Tuticorin
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $440
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $200
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $170
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
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 Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
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 Salem Junction (SA)
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Salem Junction (SA) to Tuti Melur (TME)
Ave. Duration
8 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $19
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Bangalore Cy Junction (SBC) to Tuti Melur (TME)
Ave. Duration
13 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $21
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 Tiruparankndrm (TDN) to Tuti Melur (TME)
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Vellore to Tiruchirappali
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Bus from Tiruchirapalli to Tuticorin
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
tnstc.in
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 Attur(Thoothukudi)
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Thiruvananthapuram to Tirunelveli
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Vellore to Thoothukudi
Ave. Duration
7 h 54 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Bharathi Taxi
Phone
+91 91 30 002000
Website
bharathicalltaxi.in
Friends Track Call Taxi
Phone
+91 416 233 34 44
Website
friendstrackcalltaxi.com
Fast Track Call Taxi
Phone
+91 416 28 88 999
Website
vellore.fasttractcalltaxi.in

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