Pilgrimage Tour
How To Reach Rameshwaram

How To Reach Rameshwaram

Rameshwaram is famous centre of tourism in Tamil Nadu state. One of Char Dhams in India, its an important pilgrimage as per Hinduism. The picturesque town is situated on the Pamban Island, there are total 64 Theertham (Tirthas) known to have great significance in their holiness.

Visited by lakhs of devotees and tourist every year, Rameshwarm has well connectivity by Road, Rail and Air.

By Air

Rameshwaram has no airport. Nearest airport is in Madurai and Tuticorin. Tourist visiting by air can reach Madurai and Tuticorin airport. Both Airports has private cab hiring facilities and taxis taking tourists to Rameshwaram.

Madurai Airport (IXM) – 149 km
Tuticorin Airport (TCR) – 142 km

By Train

Rameshwaram Railway Station is a five platform railway station and has rail links to major stations such as Coimbatore, Trichy, Madurai, Thanjavur and Chennai.

Zone : SR/ Southern
Division : Madurai

The following 12 trains either start or end at Rameshwaram

Train No. Train Name
56724 Rameswaram Madurai Passenger
18495 Rameswaram-Bhubaneshwar Weekly Express
56722 Rameswaram Madurai Passenger
56830 Rameswaram – Tiruchirappalli Passenger
16780 Rameswaram – Tirupati Meenakshi Express
16102 Boat Mail (Rameswaram – Chennai)
56726 Rameswaram Madurai Passenger
16617 Rameswaram – Coimbatore Express
16714 Sethu Express
22621 Rameswaram – Kanyakumari SF Express
16733 Rameswaram – Okha Express
15119 Rameswaram – Manduadih Weekly Express

By Road

Many buses connect Rameshwaram with almost every major city. The local buses also interconnect various tourist destinations. There are regular buses between rameshwaram and Madurai, Bhubaneshwar, Tirupati, Tiruchirappalli, Chennai, Coimbatore, Kanyakumari etc.

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