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There are 6 ways to get from Visakhapatnam to Velankanni by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Tiruchirapalli, train  •  9h 13m

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

₹4,847 - ₹13,000

Cheapest option

Train  •  23h 8m

  1. Take the train from Duvvada to Thanjavur 18496
  2. Take the train from Thanjavur to Vellankanni 17315

₹852 - ₹960

4 alternative options

Fly to Madras, train  •  8h 37m

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

₹3,557 - ₹13,190

Train, bus  •  21h 44m

  1. Take the train from Duvvada to Chennai Egmore 12898 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chennai to Velankanni

₹1,202 - ₹1,555

Bus  •  23h 37m

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

₹1,531 - ₹2,100

Drive  •  15h 43m

  1. Drive from Visakhapatnam to Velankanni 1094.2 km

₹8,000 - ₹13,000

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The cheapest way to get from Visakhapatnam to Velankanni is to train which costs ₹850 - ₹1,000 and takes 23h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Visakhapatnam to Velankanni is to fly and train which costs ₹3,500 - ₹14,000 and takes 8h 37m.

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The distance between Visakhapatnam and Velankanni is 858 km. The road distance is 1094.2 km.

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The best way to get from Visakhapatnam to Velankanni without a car is to train and bus which takes 21h 44m and costs ₹1,200 - ₹1,600.

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It takes approximately 9h 13m to get from Visakhapatnam to Velankanni, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Visakhapatnam to Velankanni is to train which takes 23h 8m and costs ₹850 - ₹1,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹1,500 - ₹2,100 and takes 23h 37m.

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There is no direct flight from Visakhapatnam Airport to Tiruchirapalli Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 50m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Visakhapatnam to Velankanni is 1094 km. It takes approximately 15h 43m to drive from Visakhapatnam to Velankanni.

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IndiGo Airlines offers flights from Visakhapatnam Airport to Tiruchirapalli Airport.

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There are 28+ hotels available in Velankanni. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Visakhapatnam to Velankanni.
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  • Distance: 857.9 km
  • Duration: 9h 13m

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

You can take a train from Visakhapatnam to Velankanni via Duvvada and Thanjavur in around 23h 8m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Visakhapatnam to Velankanni via Visakhapatnam and Chennai in around 23h 37m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Tiruchirapalli via Madras
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,000 - ₹12,000
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Tiruchirapalli via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹4,400 - ₹12,000
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Tiruchirapalli via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,800 - ₹13,000
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Tiruchirapalli via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹4,700 - ₹13,000
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Tiruchirapalli via Hyderabad, Madras
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹13,000
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Tiruchirapalli via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹13,000
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Tiruchirapalli via Madras, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹15,000
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,500 - ₹8,000
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹2,400 - ₹8,500
Train operators
Indian Railways

India’s national rail operator runs passenger and freight trains on both long-distance and suburban routes across the country, from slower multi-stop to faster and more comfortable services. It’s a practical and affordable way to explore the country. Advance ticket bookings usually open 120 days before the date of the journey for Indian nationals; 365 days for international travellers. You’ll be allocated a seat or berth when you book and choose your class of travel.

Contact Details
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Tiruchchirapali to Vellankanni
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
₹115 - ₹125
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tambaram to Nagappattinam
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
₹180 - ₹200
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Duvvada to Chennai Egmore
Ave. Duration
12h 48m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
₹350 - ₹390
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Duvvada to Thanjavur
Ave. Duration
19h 1m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
₹490 - ₹540
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Thanjavur to Vellankanni
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
₹95 - ₹105
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Velankanni
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹550 - ₹800
Book at
Redbus
Bus from Visakhapatnam to Chennai
Ave. Duration
15h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹600 - ₹850
Book at
Redbus

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More Questions & Answers

The best way to get from Visakhapatnam to Visakhapatnam Airport is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs ₹450 - ₹550.

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