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There are 5 ways to get from Chennai to Nandyāl by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

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Train  •  9 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Yerraguntla (YA) Mas-Csmt Mumbai Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Yerraguntla (YA) to Nandyal (NDL) Dmm-Bza Tri-Weekly Exp

$7 - $29

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Bus  •  12 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Tirupathi
  2. Take the bus from Tirupathi to Nandyala

$14 - $22

Taxi  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chennai to Nandyāl 242.7 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Chennai to Nandyāl 242.7 miles

$35 - $60

Fly, train  •  11 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Vijayawada (VGA) MAA - VGA
  2. Take the train from Vijayawada Junction (BZA) to Nandyal (NDL)

$48 - $211

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The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Nandyāl is to bus which costs ₹1,000 - ₹1,700 and takes 12 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chennai to Nandyāl is to taxi which costs ₹6,000 - ₹7,500 and takes 5 h 52 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chennai to Nandyāl. However, there are services departing from Periyer Bridge and arriving at Nandyala via Chennai and Tirupathi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Chennai to Nandyāl. However, there are services departing from Chennai Central (MAS) and arriving at Nandyal (NDL) via Yerraguntla (YA). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 49 min.

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The distance between Chennai and Nandyāl is 329 km. The road distance is 388.3 km.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Nandyāl without a car is to train which takes 9 h 49 min and costs ₹500 - ₹2,200.

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It takes approximately 9 h 49 min to get from Chennai to Nandyāl, including transfers.

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Chennai to Nandyāl bus services, operated by RedBus, depart from Chennai station.

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Chennai to Nandyāl train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Chennai Central (MAS) station.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Nandyāl is to train which takes 9 h 49 min and costs ₹500 - ₹2,200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹1,000 - ₹1,700 and takes 12 h 1 min.

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  • Distance: 205.4 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 49 min

What companies run services between Chennai, India and Nandyāl, India?

You can take a train from Chennai to Nandyāl via Yerraguntla (YA) in around 9 h 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chennai to Nandyāl via Tondaiayrpet, Chennai, and Tirupathi in around 12 h 1 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Vijayawada
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Vijayawada
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Yerraguntla (YA)
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Yerraguntla (YA) to Nandyal (NDL)
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Vijayawada Junction (BZA) to Nandyal (NDL)
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Tirupathi
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Tirupathi to Nandyala
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Chennai to Nandyāl
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Yellow Taxi
Phone
+91 44 26 54 26 26
Website
yellowcalltaxi.com
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 44 44 22 44 22
Website
merucabs.com

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The quickest flight from Madras Airport to Vijayawada Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Chennai to Nandyāl bus services, operated by RedBus, arrive at Nandyala station.

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Chennai to Nandyāl train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Nandyal (NDL) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chennai to Nandyāl is 388 km. It takes approximately 5 h 52 min to drive from Chennai to Nandyāl.

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Spicejet and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Madras Airport to Vijayawada Airport.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Madras Airport is to train which takes 32 min and costs ₹8.

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