Bangalore to Velankanni Bus

Bangalore to Velankanni Bus Service

Avg. Bus Duration: 9 hours 28 mins
Buses depart from: Bangalore
Bus arrives in: Velankanni
Distance: 481 km
Cheapest Bus Ticket: INR 699
Earliest Bus: 08:00
Last Bus: 21:30
Daily Bus Services: 11
Bus Companies: 9

Bangalore to Velankanni Bus Timings & Fare

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Bus from Bangalore to Velankanni

The journey from Bangalore to Velankanni is smoothly covered by a bus in 10 hours. The travel time depends on India’s traffic, roads and climatic conditions. There are operators running their buses between Bangalore to Velankanni bringing necessary travel convenience for several people in India. All buses are driven by experienced drivers ensuring safety during the journey. Both government and private operators run the buses on this route. If you book your Bangalore to Velankanni bus tickets on redBus, you can use Bangalore To Velankanni Volvo, sleeper, AC, and non-AC buses.

Bus From Velankanni to Bangalore Bus

If this isn’t a one-way journey, you can book your return tickets from Velankanni to Bangalore with ease. With a plethora of operators servicing this route, choose a bus that best meets your needs and requirements. You can even use the filter option to arrange the bus operators according to your preferred choice such as duration of travel, fare, seats available, etc. So, what are you waiting for? Book your bus tickets with redBus.

Operators Serving on this Route

A number of prominent operators ply buses from Bangalore to Velankanni ensuring punctuality and safety for its passengers. Major operators offering various kinds of bus services are:

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Are sleeper buses from Bangalore to Velankanni available?
Many bus operators on the route from Bangalore to Velankanni offer sleeper buses. While booking Bangalore to Velankanni buses, you can filter out the sleeper buses and book a bus that suits your needs.
How can I go from Bangalore to Velankanni?
Buses are the best modes of transportation for traveling from Bangalore to Velankanni . You can book a bus ticket from Bangalore to Velankanni from the comfort of your home by simply logging on to redBus website or app, entering Bangalore and Velankanni as your source and destination respectively, and selecting the most suitable bus available from the list.
Can I reschedule my Bangalore to Velankanni bus ticket?
Yes, redBus makes cancelling or rescheduling the bus tickets extremely easy for passengers. You can reschedule your Bangalore to Velankanni bus ticket by entering the ticket details and choosing a future date of traveling. Confirm the rescheduled date of travel and pay the difference amount for the ticket. Disclaimer: Please note that rescheduling the tickets is subject to bus operator policy. One can check the availability of rescheduling the tickets of the respective bus operator while booking tickets online.
How much time does it take to reach Velankanni from Bangalore by bus?
The total bus duration taken on Bangalore to Velankanni buses depends upon the bus operators, the road route they follow, and the break duration they take. While booking Bangalore to Velankanni buses on redBus, one can see the total time taken by each bus operator in the detail and choose accordingly.

Bangalore to Velankanni Bus Types

Various types of buses serving passengers from Bangalore to Velankanni ensuring safety and comfort. A few bus services are:

About Bangalore (Bengaluru)

Bangalore, also known as Bengaluru, is the capital city of the Indian state of Karnataka. It is a cosmopolitan city known for its pleasant weather, greenery, and vibrant culture. Bangalore's rich history dates back to the 16th century when Kempegowda, a local chieftain, founded it. Over the years, Bangalore has grown into a major hub for IT, biotech, and aerospace industries.

The culture of Bangalore is a blend of traditional South Indian culture and modern influences. Kannada is the official language of Karnataka and is widely spoken in Bangalore. However, due to the city's cosmopolitan nature, several other languages, such as English, Hindi, Tamil, and Telugu, are also widely spoken.

Bangalore is famous for handicrafts and art, including Mysore silk, sandalwood carvings, and rosewood furniture. The city is home to several museums, art galleries, and cultural centres that showcase the rich heritage of Karnataka. Bangalore is known for its music and traditions, including classical dance forms such as Bharatanatyam and Kuchipudi.

Bangalore is well connected to major cities in India by road, rail, and air. The city has a well-developed bus network that connects it to several other cities in Karnataka and neighbouring states. The Bangalore City Railway Station is one of the busiest railway stations in India and connects the city to several other major cities in the country. The Kempegowda International Airport is the main airport serving Bangalore and is well-connected to several international and domestic destinations.

Bangalore has several famous places to visit, including the Lalbagh Botanical Gardens, which is spread over 240 acres and home to over 1,000 species. The Bangalore Palace, built in the 19th century, is another popular tourist destination. The Bull Temple, dedicated to Nandi, the vehicle of Lord Shiva, is another famous temple in Bangalore.

Bangalore is a vibrant city that offers a unique blend of traditional culture and modern influences. With its rich history, vibrant culture, and several tourist attractions, Bangalore is a must-visit destination for anyone interested in exploring the rich cultural heritage of Karnataka.

Boarding Points in Bangalore

Some of the major boarding points in Bangalore are

  • Attibele Toll
  • Hosur
  • Bommasandra
  • Electronic City
  • Madiwala
  • Silk Board

About Velankanni

Velankanni is a town in the Nagapattinam district of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. It is a popular pilgrimage site for Christians, particularly Catholics, who visit the Basilica of Our Lady of Good Health. The basilica is believed to have been built in the 16th century and is dedicated to the Virgin Mary.

Velankanni is also known for its beach, attracting visitors yearly. The beach has small shops and stalls selling souvenirs, snacks, and other items. In addition to the basilica and the beach, several other attractions in and around Velankanni, including the Velankanni Church Museum, the Velankanni Matha Church, and the Velankanni Lourdes Matha Basilica.

The town is well-connected to other parts of Tamil Nadu and can be reached by road and rail. The nearest airport is in Tiruchirappalli, which is approximately 150 kilometres away. Velankanni is a popular destination for pilgrims and tourists alike, and its rich history and culture make it a fascinating place to visit.

Drop-Off Points in Velankanni

The drop-off points in Velankanni are

  • Velankanni Universal Travels
  • A1 Travels (Bus Stand)
  • Velankanni

Places to Visit in and around Velankanni

  1. Basilica of Our Lady of Good Health: The Basilica of Our Lady of Good Health is a famous pilgrimage centre in India. It is the first church that was built here as a mark of gratitude to the Virgin Mary. The church was built by Portuguese sailors who were saved from a violent storm at sea.
  2. St. Mary's Church: The church was built in 1666 and is one of the oldest churches in the state. The church is located on the campus of Velankanni's Santhome University.
  3. Shrine Basilica of Our Lady of Lourdes: Archbishop Mariano Rampini constructed this church dedicated to Our Lady of Lourdes in the 1940s.
  4. Our Lady of Vailankanni Shrine: The church is located in the west coast town close to Nagapattinam and Tiruvarur. The town is famous for its seashore location, annual festivals, and magnificent churches known for their architectural grandeur.
  5. Kalikiri Beach: Kalikiri Beach is located 18 km from Velankanni. This is one of the popular picnic spots not only in Velankanni but also in other cities. You can enjoy boating and swimming in its clean waters.
  6. Thiruchendur Murugan Temple is a Hindu temple devoted to the Tamil deity, Lord Murugan. The temple is built in Thiruchendur, where the Poompuhar River meets the sea. The beach looks out on the Bay of Bengal and the Arabian Sea.
  7. Karippudi Waterfalls: The fall is located 4 km from Velankanni, on the way to Thiruvanaikaval, and can be reached by an auto-rickshaw or taxi. The falls are in a hilly village amidst a dense green tropical forest. To reach the falls, one needs to climb some stairs.
  8. Sella Chira Viewpoint: This viewpoint is situated atop a hillock in Velankanni. It gives you a beautiful sunset view of the Bay of Bengal and the Arabian Sea. You can also find some delicious food and refreshing beverages around this spot.
  9. St. Thomas Mount: St. Thomas Mount is a hill in Velankanni. It is a famous Christian pilgrimage centre. The site is home to an old church and a cemetery built by some Portuguese sailors who were saved from a violent storm at sea.
  10. Thiruvanaikaval: This hill comprises many smaller hills and is home to several churches built by the Portuguese. This is also the site of Tiruvanaikaval High School, located on top of a small hillock. It was built in 1875 by Sarcus Maratonis, a Portuguese missionary and architect.

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