To visit the various religious places in and around Rameswaram, you need to know how to reach Rameswaram. You can avail of the following transport options to reach Rameswaram -
The nearest airport is at Madurai (163 km), connected to various domestic and international airports.
Rameswaram is linked by rail with Chennai, Madurai, Coimbatore, Trichy, Tanjore, and other prime cities of South India. The 2 km long Indira Gandhi Bridge connects the island of Rameswaram with the mainland of Mandapam.
Well-connected by a vast network of roads to all major cities of Tamil Nadu, Rameswaram has a bus station situated just two km west of the town. Several buses run to Madurai four times daily and also to Kanyakumari, Trichy and Chennai. Other buses travel to Pondicherry, Trichy and Tanjore via Madurai.