Tirunelveli is well connected to the rest of Tamil Nadu by road. The distance from Chennai to Tirunelveli is 613 kilometres. The closest place to Tirunelveli in terms of distance is Trivandrum, capital of Kerala. It is 152 kilometres away from Tirunelveli. There are well maintained routes to Tirunelveli from major cities like Kochi, Bangalore, Coimbatore and Chennai.