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There are 7 ways to get from Visakhapatnam to Puducherry by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Madras, train  •  6h 55m

  1. Fly from Visakhapatnam (VTZ) to Madras (MAA) VTZ - MAA
  2. Take the train from Tambaram (TBM) to Pondicherry (PDY)

$28 - $113

Cheapest option

Train  •  19h 30m

  1. Take the train from Duvvada (DVD) to Pondicherry (PDY) Hwh-Pdy Weekly Exp / ...

$20 - $28

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Fly to Tiruchirapalli, train  •  9h 48m

  1. Fly from Visakhapatnam (VTZ) to Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) VTZ - TRZ
  2. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Pondicherry (PDY)

$99 - $462

Fly to Pondicherry  •  5h 7m

  1. Fly from Visakhapatnam (VTZ) to Pondicherry (PNY) VTZ - PNY

$96 - $427

Fly to Tirupati, train  •  14h 15m

  1. Fly from Visakhapatnam (VTZ) to Tirupati (TIR) VTZ - TIR
  2. Take the train from Renigunta Junction (RU) to Pondicherry (PDY)

$99 - $427

Bus  •  20h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Visakhapatnam to Chennai
  2. Take the bus from Chennai to Pondicherry

$20 - $29

Drive  •  13h 12m

  1. Drive from Visakhapatnam to Puducherry 585.4 miles

$95 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Visakhapatnam to Puducherry is to bus which costs ₹1,400 - ₹2,200 and takes 20h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Visakhapatnam to Puducherry is to fly which costs ₹7,000 - ₹32,000 and takes 5h 7m.

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The distance between Visakhapatnam and Puducherry is 735 km. The road distance is 936.6 km.

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The best way to get from Visakhapatnam to Puducherry without a car is to train which takes 19h 30m and costs ₹1,400 - ₹2,100.

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It takes approximately 6h 55m to get from Visakhapatnam to Puducherry, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Visakhapatnam to Puducherry is to fly which takes 5h 7m and costs ₹7,000 - ₹32,000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹1,400 - ₹2,100 and takes 19h 30m, you could also bus, which costs ₹1,400 - ₹2,200 and takes 20h 19m.

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The quickest flight from Visakhapatnam Airport to Madras Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Visakhapatnam to Puducherry is 937 km. It takes approximately 13h 12m to drive from Visakhapatnam to Puducherry.

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IndiGo Airlines offers flights from Visakhapatnam Airport to Madras Airport.

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There are 467+ hotels available in Puducherry. Prices start at $20 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Visakhapatnam to Puducherry.
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  • Distance: 459.1 miles
  • Duration: 6h 55m

What companies run services between Visakhapatnam, India and Puducherry, India?

IndiGo Airlines and Spicejet fly from Visakhapatnam to Puducherry 6 times a week. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Visakhapatnam to Puducherry twice a week. Tickets cost $17 - $25 and the journey takes 19h 20m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $95
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Madras via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $95
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $95
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Tiruchirapalli via Madras
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Tiruchirapalli via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Tiruchirapalli via Bhubaneswar, Madras
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Tiruchirapalli via Hyderabad, Madras
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Tirupati via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Tirupati via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Tirupati via Bhubaneswar, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Tirupati via Madras, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Tirupati via Hyderabad, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Pondicherry via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Tirupati via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Tambaram (TBM) to Pondicherry (PDY)
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Pondicherry (PDY)
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Renigunta Junction (RU) to Pondicherry (PDY)
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Duvvada (DVD) to Pondicherry (PDY)
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Visakhapatnam to Chennai
Ave. Duration
15h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Pondicherry
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in

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The best way to get from Visakhapatnam to Visakhapatnam Airport is to taxi which takes 8m and costs ₹200 - ₹240.

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