Tourists who are heading to Rameswaram via train can easily disembark at the Mandapan Railway Station which is approximately 2 km away from this city. This station is well connected to the major cities of South India, including Chennai, Bhubaneshwar, Coimbatore, Madurai, Kanyakumari, Thanjavur, Trichy and even Varanasi, giving tourists a number of options for traveling to this popular tourist destination. Pamban Bridge connects Rameswaram to the mainland, allowing tourists to travel to Pamban station, should the weather permit.
Tourists visiting the city of Rameswaram by air can disembark at the nearest airport to Rameshwaram, which is located in the city of Madurai at a distance of approximately 160 km from Rameshwaram. This airport connects Rameshwaram to numerous cities by air including Bengaluru, Chennai and also Coimbatore. Tourists coming from cities outside India can easily get themselves a flight to Chennai International airport which is approximately 600 km away. A number of pre-paid taxi services available at these airports can drop tourists to Rameshwaram.
Tourists going to Rameswaram by bus can take advantage of the Tamil Nadu Road Transport Corporation buses which connect the city of Rameshwaram to all major cities in the state of Tamil Nadu, including the cities of Madurai, Kanyakumari, Thanajvur and Trichy. Tourists will also be pleased to know that they can also avail deluxe super fast buses which travel over night, connecting the major cities of Chennai and Bengaluru with the city of Rameshwarm, which is located at a distance of approximately 600 km.