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  •  6 h 59 min

  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  •  19 h 30 min

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

$20 - $28

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Fly to Tiruchirapalli, train  •  9 h 48 min

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

$99 - $462

Fly to Tirupati, train  •  14 h 10 min

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

$99 - $427

Fly to Pondicherry  •  5 h 7 min

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

$96 - $427

Bus  •  20 h 19 min

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

$20 - $29

Drive  •  13 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Visakhapatnam to Puducherry 585.4 miles

$95 - $140

Questions & Answers

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 19 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 59 min 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 5 h 7 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 19 h 30 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 20 h 19 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Visakhapatnam to Puducherry is 937 km. It takes approximately 13 h 12 min 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 386+ hotels available in Puducherry. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Visakhapatnam to Visakhapatnam Airport is to taxi which takes 8 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Visakhapatnam to Puducherry.
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  • Distance: 459.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 59 min

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 19 h 20 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $95
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Madras via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$24 - $95
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Tiruchirapalli via Madras
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Tiruchirapalli via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Tiruchirapalli via Hyderabad, Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Tiruchirapalli via Bhubaneswar, Madras
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Tiruchirapalli via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Tirupati via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Tirupati via Bhubaneswar, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Tirupati via Bengaluru, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Tirupati via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Tirupati via Bhubaneswar, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Tirupati via Madras, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Tirupati via Hyderabad, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Tirupati via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Pondicherry via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Tiruchirapalli via Mumbai, Madras
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Tambaram (TBM) to Pondicherry (PDY)
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Pondicherry (PDY)
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Renigunta Junction (RU) to Pondicherry (PDY)
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Duvvada (DVD) to Pondicherry (PDY)
Ave. Duration
19 h 20 min
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
15 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Pondicherry
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in

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