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

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Fly to Tiruchirapalli, train  •  9 h 18 min

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

$98 - $461

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Bus  •  23 h 37 min

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

$21 - $29

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Fly to Madras, train  •  9 h 15 min

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

$35 - $122

Fly to Madurai, train  •  12 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Visakhapatnam (VTZ) to Madurai (IXM) VTZ - IXM
  2. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ)
  3. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Vellankanni (VLNK)

$100 - $466

Train, bus  •  22 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Duvvada (DVD) to Chennai Egmore (MS) Bbs-Pdy S/F Exp / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chennai to Velankanni

$25 - $37

Train  •  23 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Duvvada (DVD) to Thanjavur (TJ) Bbs-Rmm Weekly Exp.
  2. Take the train from Thanjavur (TJ) to Vellankanni (VLNK) Vsg-Vlnk Exp

$23 - $43

Drive  •  15 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Visakhapatnam to Velankanni 681.9 miles

$110 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from Visakhapatnam to Velankanni is to bus which costs ₹1,500 - ₹2,100 and takes 23 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Visakhapatnam to Velankanni is to fly and train which costs ₹2,500 - ₹9,000 and takes 9 h 15 min.

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The distance between Visakhapatnam and Velankanni is 858 km. The road distance is 1091.1 km.

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The best way to get from Visakhapatnam to Velankanni without a car is to train and bus which takes 22 h 28 min and costs ₹1,700 - ₹2,700.

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It takes approximately 9 h 18 min 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 23 h 11 min and costs ₹1,600 - ₹3,200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹1,500 - ₹2,100 and takes 23 h 37 min.

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There is no direct flight from Visakhapatnam Airport to Tiruchirapalli Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Visakhapatnam to Velankanni is 1091 km. It takes approximately 15 h 25 min to drive from Visakhapatnam to Velankanni.

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SriLankan Airlines, Jet Airways and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Visakhapatnam Airport to Tiruchirapalli Airport.

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There are 14+ hotels available in Velankanni. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Visakhapatnam to Velankanni.
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  • Distance: 536.2 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 18 min

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

You can take a train from Visakhapatnam to Velankanni via Duvvada (DVD) and Thanjavur (TJ) in around 23 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Visakhapatnam to Velankanni via Visakhapatnam and Chennai in around 23 h 37 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
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 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 Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $95
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Madurai via Madras
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Madurai via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Madurai via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Madurai via Hyderabad, Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Madurai via Kolkata, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Madurai via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Madurai via Madras, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Tiruchirapalli via Colombo
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $6,000
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Madurai via Colombo
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $5,500
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
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Madurai via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,400
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Vellankanni (VLNK)
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tambaram (TBM) to Nagappattinam (NGT)
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ)
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Duvvada (DVD) to Chennai Egmore (MS)
Ave. Duration
13 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Duvvada (DVD) to Thanjavur (TJ)
Ave. Duration
19 h 6 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Thanjavur (TJ) to Vellankanni (VLNK)
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Velankanni
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Visakhapatnam to Chennai
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in

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

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