Thrissur (Trichur) to Velankanni Distance

Thrissur (Trichur) To Velankanni

(Velankanni To Thrissur (Trichur))

Best way to travel from Thrissur (Trichur) to Velankanni

Total distance 452 km
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Velankanni is located at a distance of around 466 km from Thrissur (Trichur). It is a beautiful town situated on the shores of the Bay of Bengal and is well-connected to Thrissur (Trichur) by roadways and railways. However, the best way to reach Velankanni from Thrissur (Trichur) is by bus that takes around 9 hours. The places covered between Thrissur (Trichur) and Velankanni are Thrissur (Trichur) – 60 km-> Kollengode – 34 km -> Pollachi – 30 km-> Udumalaipettai – 32 km -> Kalayamputhur – 26 km-> Virupatchi – 60 km-> Ayyalur -59 km -> Alavayal -43 km -> Pudukkottai – 20 km -> Alangudi -118 km -> Velankanni. Petrol pumps like Indian Oil, Bharat Petroleum, NG Pudur and HP are available on the route. Facilities such as SBI ATM, St.Joseph's Hospital, food joints and hotels are also available on the way to Velankanni from Thrissur (Trichur).

Transport options from Thrissur (Trichur) to Velankanni

Thrissur (Trichur) to Velankanni By Bus: Take a direct bus from Thrissur (Trichur) to Velankanni, a journey of about 9 hours. Nagaipattinam old bus stand is the nearest bus stand, which is around 12 km from the city centre and can be reached by buses, taxis and autos. Ideal for individual travellers and backpackers.

Thrissur (Trichur) to Velankanni By Car: Prepaid taxis and cabs are available to reach Velankanni from Thrissur (Trichur) that takes around 8 hours. Approximate charges of the cab ranges between INR8 to INR17 per kilometre, depending upon the showtype of car. Recommended for families with kids and group travellers.

Thrissur (Trichur) to Velankanni By Train: Take a direct train from Thrissur (Trichur) to Velankanni, which takes around 10 hours. Nagaippattinam is the nearest railway station and is located at a distance of around 12 km from the Velankanni city centre. The distance between the railway station and the city centre can be covered by buses, trains and autos. Trains are recommended for seniors and families with kids.


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  • Rahul
  • 2 Reviews
Posted Dec 18, 2013 Dec 18, 2013
Mode of Transport:Car
Roads are good. Except for a short distance before Nagapattinam. I traveled from Thrissur to Velankanni in October so probably its done up by now. It was a nine hours drive excluding breaks and the total distance is about 490 kilometers. At some stretches the four lane highway is incomplete the road conditions are good.
This route has:
  • Petrol pumps
  • Accomodation
  • Food/Dhabas
  • Clear Signages
Car Type:
  • SUV
Trip Includes:  Sea Gate Hotel
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Justin thomas Thomas
Posted Oct 31, 2013 Oct 31, 2013
Mode of Transport:Train
The train was not on time. As it is it takes really long to buy a ticket from the Nagapattinam Station. Maybe because it was the festive season. The train was not well cleaned. The AC coaches were also very dirty. In so many places it was waiting for signal. From Trichy so many peoples entered into the AC compartment, but the ticket checker did not ask them to get into the unreserved compartment. So no safety in 2 tier AC also.
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Train name (Train no): Ernakulam Karaikkal (Tea Garden) Express (16866)
Tickets booked:
  • 60 days prior
Boarding Station: Thrissur
This station has
  • Prepaid auto/taxi
Last Station: Velankanni
Trip Includes:  Clinton Park Inn
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Thrissur (Trichur) to Velankanni By Train (398 Km)

Thrissur (.. ––› Nagapattinam
By Train 399 Km
Nagapattinam ––› Velankanni
By Taxi 10 Km
Thrissur (Trichur) to Nagapattinam by Train (399 Km)
Train No. Train Name Origin Dep. Arr. Days Of Run
Thr... Vel... M T W T F S S
16866 Ernakulam Karaikkal (Tea Garden) Express Thrissur 23:58 10:10 Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
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Thrissur (Trichur) to Velankanni By Car/Taxi (398 Km)

Vehicle Approx. Fare/Km (Rs) Approx. Cost (Rs)
Tata Indica A/C 11 4378
Hyundai Santro A/C 12 4776
Mahindra Xylo A/C 13 5174
Chevrolet Tavera A/C 13 5174
Tata Indigo A/C 14 5572
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Road/Route Map For Thrissur (Trichur) To Velankanni

Driving directions from Thrissur (Trichur) to Velankanni
  • Bus
    • Total distance:398 km
    • Duration: 7 Hrs by Bus
  • Taxi
    • Total distance:398 km
    • Duration: 7 Hrs by car
    • Price:from Rs. 11 per km
  • Trains
    • Best trains to take:Ernakulam Karaikkal (Tea Garden) Express (16866)
    • Last station:Nagapattinam
    • Total distance:398 km
  • Flights
    • Total distance:398 km
    • Nearest Airport:Tiruchirapalli
  • Hotels
    • Hotels: 25 Guest Houses |
    • Hotel reviews: 1062
    • Awards: 7 of 46 hotels won Best of 2012 award
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