There are 4 ways to get from Vellore to Yercaud by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Katpadi Junction (KPD) to Salem Junction (SA) Mas-Maq Exp. / ...

$14 - $28

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Bus  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Vellore to Salem

$14 - $19

Taxi  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Vellore to Yercaud 135 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Vellore to Yercaud 135 miles

$22 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Vellore to Yercaud is to bus which costs ₹1,000 - ₹1,400 and takes 4 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vellore to Yercaud is to taxi which costs ₹3,600 - ₹4,400 and takes 3 h 15 min.

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The distance between Vellore and Yercaud is 161 km. The road distance is 216.1 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 42 min to get from Vellore to Yercaud, including transfers.

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The nearest airport to Yercaud is Salem (SXV) Airport which is 15.7 km away. Other nearby airports include Coimbatore (CJB) (152.5 km), Bengaluru (BLR) (166.3 km), Madras (MAA) (250.7 km) and Calicut (CCJ) (256.1 km).

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Map of how to get from Vellore to Yercaud.
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  • Distance: 100.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 42 min

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Vellore to Yercaud hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $15 and the journey takes 2 h 57 min. Alternatively, SETC operates a bus from Vellore to Yercaud 5 times a day. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Vellore to Salem
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Vellore to Yercaud
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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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