The beautiful city of Tirunelveli can easily be reached by all means - air, rail, or road. However, it is wise to choose the way which is more comfortable and quick. For the people travelling from places like Delhi, Uttarakhand, and Punjab airways is the best way to reach Tirunelveli. On the other hand, railway is considered the ideal mean for those visiting from neighbouring states or cities.
Tuticorin Airport is the nearest airhead from Tirunelveli which is in Thoothukudi aka Tuticorin. The airport is just 33 km away from the city of Tirunelveli. Tuticorin Airport is well-connected to all the major cities like Delhi, Chennai, Bengaluru, and Mumbai through daily flights. One can board a taxi/cab to reach Tirunelveli.
Tirunelveli has its own railway station, Tirunelveli Junction. This station connects the city with other major places like Mumbai, Coimbatore, Delhi, and Bengaluru. Trains from these cities ply at regular intervals to Tirunelveli.
The city of Tirunelveli is a drive away from its nearby southern cities like Madurai, Dindigul, Nagapattinam, Tiruchirapalli, and Thanjavur. These cities are connected with Tirunelveli through roads and national highways. Tamil Nadu state road buses are also available which get access to Tirunelveli from these cities.