How To Reach In Island
  1. Port Blair is the Andaman’s major gateway which is well connected by air & sea while regular passenger ship services are available to Port Blair from the India’s major cities Chennai, Kolkata and Vishakapatnam, The best way to reach these exotic islands is to take flight from New Delhi, Kolkata & Chennai. At presently the regular domestic flight services of all these India’s major cities as mention below.
  2. Indian Airlines:-Indian Airlines connects Andamans daily via two flights. One departs from Kolkata, taking about 2 hours journey time and one flight from Chennai, taking about 2 hours journey time. You can check the latest fare/ticket on the website of Indian Airlines OR contact their Office, Authorized ticketing agent or us.
  3. Kingfisher Red:-Kingfisher Airlines connects Andamans daily via two flights. One departs from Kolkata, taking about 2 hours journey time and one flight from Chennai, taking about 2 hours journey time. You can check the latest fare/ticket on the website of kingfisher airlines OR contact their Office , Authorized local ticketing agent or us.
  4. Jet Lite:-Jet Lite connects Andamans daily via one flight. The flight departs from New Delhi via Kolkata taking about 5 hours journey time. You can check the latest fare/ticket on the website of Jet Lite, contact their Office ,Authorized local ticketing agent or us.
  5. Shipping services:-As the Anadaman & Nicobar Islands lies in the Bay of Bengal it is great experience to reach Andaman Islands by ship. There are regular passenger ship services for Port Blair from Chennai, Kolkata and Vishakhapatnam. There are three to four trips every month from Calcutta and Chennai to Port Blair and vice-versa. There is a sailing from Visakhapatnam once in a month. The voyage takes about three days and the ship normally berths at Port Blair for about two days. The journey time is about of these respective places as mention below & Bookings can be availed from.
Flight Schedule:-

NAME Kolkata - Port Blair - Kolkata Chennai - Port Blair - Chennai Delhi - Port Blair - Delhi (via Kolkata) Delhi - Port Blair - Delhi (via Bhubaneswar)
Indian      Daily      Daily           -        Daily
Kingfisher         -      Daily           -          -
Jet Lite      Daily      Daily       Daily          -
Go Air      Daily      Daily       Daily          -
Spice Jet      Daily        -          -          -
Kolkata - Port Blair Journey time about 66 hrs (1,255kms)
Vishakapatnam - Port Blair Journey time about 56 hrs (1,200kms)
Chennai - Port Blair Journey time about 60hrs (1,190kms)


Ship Fare:-

SHIP NAME CLASS Fare per person (one way)- Without food / meals
M.V. Nicobar
M.V. Nancowry
M.V. Swaraj Dweep
Deluxe
1st Class
Cabin 2nd
Class Cabin
 Bunk
Rs. 8,020.00
Rs. 6,640.00
Rs. 5,280.00
Rs. 2,060.00
M.V. Harshavardhana Deluxe Cabin
1st Class Cabin
2nd Class "A" Cabin
2nd Class "B" Cabin Bunk
Rs. 8,020.00
Rs. 6,640.00
Rs. 5,280.00
Rs. 4,080.00
Rs. 2,060.00
M.V. Akbar
Deluxe
1st Class Cabin
 2st Class Cabin
 Bunk
Rs. 8,020.00
Rs. 5,670.00
Rs. 3,450.00
Rs. 1,790.00


Contacts:-
(i)Shipping Corporation of India Ltd.,
Shipping House, No. 13, Strand Road,
Kolkata – 700 001
Tel: (033) 22482354, 22488013
Fax: (033) 24822035, 248203773

(ii) M/s. AV Bhanojirowgaruda,
(SCI ticketing agent) Pattabhiramayya & Co,
Near Port Main Gate, Post Box No: 17, Vizag
Tel: (0891) 2565597
Fax: (0891)2566507
(iii) The Asst. Director of Shipping Services,
A & N Administration, 6 , Rajaji Salai,
Chennai – 600 001 Tel: (044) 25220841
Fax- (044) 25226873 (iv) The Directorate of Shipping Services,
 Andaman & Nicobar Administration,
Phoniex Bay Jetty,
Port BlairTel: (03192) 245555, 230480