Visakhapatnam is located at a distance of 1004 km from Bangalore. Vishakhapatnam is well-connected to Bangalore by rail, road and airways.
However, the best way to reach Vishakhapatnam from Bangalore is by air. Some direct flights cover the distance between these two cities in less than 1 hour and 30 minutes. Some of the airlines that operate regular direct flights in this route include SpiceJet, Kingfisher and jet airways.
We have reserved our tickets 2 months before early, we have boarded in 3 AC at Bangalore Railway Station. We have already prepared food and snacks from home itself, because we didn't like the way they prepared so we prepared our own. So train started at 12.40 pm and we reached Visakhapatnam by next day 11.00 pm. There we booked a hotel to stay there.
The journey by train was well organised. Newspaper was available. Food, tea and snacks were also provided, although the journey seems to be longer but I enjoyed a lot with my family members. I would like to thank the organizer for their efforts in making the trip a success.
We totally were 6 members in the family and we travelled from Bangalore to Visakhapatnam in a sleeper class. Limited stops to the train. We took home food to eat and we took only coffee and tea from the pantry. We enjoyed a lot .The train started at 8.30 am and reached the next day by early morning at around 4.20 am. The journey was comfortable.
As usual my train journey was a boring because I was alone. You should travel in AC when you travel to Vizag. Train journey was always horrible because you won’t get good food and all but still it was an average trip. If u can afford then travel by flight only.
I opted for SLV ravels. The good thing about the journey was I reached on time. But I could not sleep at all in the bus. I could sleep in that posture for not more than two hours. My journey was from 3 pm (1st day) to 9am (2nd day).
I was travelling alone. Three Telugu movies were played in the bus and I enjoyed all of them. So it will be good if you know Telugu. Then the bus stopped at three places one for resting and one for dinner and other for tea and snacks in the morning at around 6 am. Apart from sleep, everything went good for me. I will give it an above average to the comfortability part as sleep matters above all.
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