There are 10 ways to get from Villupuram to Sabarimala by bus, night train, taxi, car, train or plane

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  •  9 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Villupuram to Vandiperiyar

$21 - $27

9 alternative options

Night train, taxi via Pmbakvl Shandy (PBKS)  •  11 h 31 min

  1. Take the night train from Villupuram Junction (VM) to Pmbakvl Shandy (PBKS) Ms-Sct Pothigai Exp
  2. Take a taxi from Pmbakvl Shandy (PBKS) to Sabarimala

$79 - $109

Night train, taxi  •  11 h 28 min

  1. Take the night train from Villupuram Junction (VM) to Kadayanallur (KDNL) Ms-Sct Pothigai Exp
  2. Take a taxi from Kadayanallur (KDNL) to Sabarimala

$79 - $104

Taxi  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Villupuram to Sabarimala 274.4 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Villupuram to Sabarimala 274.4 miles

$40 - $65

Train to Madras, fly to Kochi, taxi  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Villupuram Junction (VM) to Tambaram (TBM)
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Kochi (COK) MAA - COK
  3. Take a taxi from Kochi to Sabarimala

$85 - $220

Train to Madras, fly to Trivandrum, taxi  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Villupuram Junction (VM) to Tambaram (TBM)
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Trivandrum (TRV) MAA - TRV
  3. Take a taxi from Trivandrum to Sabarimala

$114 - $270

Train to Madras, fly to Madurai, taxi  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Villupuram Junction (VM) to Tambaram (TBM)
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Madurai (IXM) MAA - IXM
  3. Take a taxi from Madurai to Sabarimala

$89 - $245

Train to Tiruchirapalli, fly to Kochi, taxi  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Villupuram Junction (VM) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ)
  2. Fly from Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) to Kochi (COK) TRZ - COK
  3. Take a taxi from Kochi to Sabarimala

$100 - $294

Train to Madras, fly to Tuticorin, taxi  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Villupuram Junction (VM) to Tambaram (TBM)
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Tuticorin (TCR) MAA - TCR
  3. Take a taxi from Tuticorin to Sabarimala

$123 - $355

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Villupuram to Sabarimala is to bus which costs ₹1,400 - ₹1,900 and takes 9 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Villupuram to Sabarimala is to taxi which costs ₹9,500 - ₹12,000 and takes 6 h 45 min.

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The distance between Villupuram and Sabarimala is 383 km. The road distance is 439 km.

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It takes approximately 9 h 14 min to get from Villupuram to Sabarimala, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Villupuram, India and Sabarimala, India?

RedBus operates a bus from Villupuram to Sabarimala once daily. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 8 h 35 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Madras to Kochi via Tiruchirapalli
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Madras to Kochi via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $170
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Kochi
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Madras to Tuticorin
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $310
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 Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $200
Flights from Madras to Tuticorin
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $440
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $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
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $180
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Night train from Villupuram Junction (VM) to Pmbakvl Shandy (PBKS)
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $19
Book at
irctc.co.in
Night train from Villupuram Junction (VM) to Kadayanallur (KDNL)
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Villupuram Junction (VM) to Tambaram (TBM)
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Villupuram Junction (VM) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ)
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Pmbakvl Shandy (PBKS) to Sabarimala
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90

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