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

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Fly to Madras  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Ahmedabad (AMD) to Madras (MAA) AMD - MAA

$85 - $337

Cheapest option

Bus  •  30 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Mani Nagar to Chennai

$11 - $14

3 alternative options

Fly to Tirupati, train  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Ahmedabad (AMD) to Tirupati (TIR) AMD - TIR
  2. Take the train from Renigunta Junction (RU) to Perambur (PER)

$131 - $427

Train  •  32 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Ahmedabad Junction (ADI) to Chennai Central (MAS) Navajeevan Exp / ...

$29 - $40

Drive  •  23 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Ahmedabad to Chennai 1042.2 miles

$170 - $250

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The cheapest way to get from Ahmedabad to Chennai is to bus which costs ₹750 - ₹1,100 and takes 30 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ahmedabad to Chennai is to fly which costs ₹6,000 - ₹25,000 and takes 4 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ahmedabad to Chennai. However, there are services departing from Mani Nagar and arriving at Periyer Bridge via Tondaiayrpet. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ahmedabad Junction (ADI) and arriving at Chennai Central (MAS). Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 32 h 30 min.

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The distance between Ahmedabad and Chennai is 1371 km. The road distance is 1667.6 km.

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The best way to get from Ahmedabad to Chennai without a car is to bus which takes 30 h 16 min and costs ₹750 - ₹1,100.

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It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to get from Ahmedabad to Chennai, including transfers.

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Ahmedabad to Chennai bus services, operated by RedBus, depart from Mani Nagar station.

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Ahmedabad to Chennai train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Ahmedabad Junction (ADI) station.

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The best way to get from Ahmedabad to Chennai is to fly which takes 4 h 3 min and costs ₹6,000 - ₹25,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹750 - ₹1,100 and takes 30 h 16 min, you could also train, which costs ₹2,100 - ₹2,800 and takes 32 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Ahmedabad to Chennai.
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  • Distance: 857 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 3 min

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

GoAir, Air India Limited and four other airlines fly from Ahmedabad to Chennai hourly. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Ahmedabad to Chennai once daily. Tickets cost $9 - $14 and the journey takes 29 h 45 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Ahmedabad to Madras
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Flights from Ahmedabad to Madras via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flights from Ahmedabad to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flights from Ahmedabad to Madras via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Flights from Ahmedabad to Madras via Pune
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Flights from Ahmedabad to Madras via Bhubaneswar
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $390
Flights from Ahmedabad to Tirupati via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Flights from Ahmedabad to Tirupati via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Ahmedabad to Tirupati via Mumbai, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Ahmedabad to Tirupati via Bengaluru, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Ahmedabad to Madras
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Flights from Ahmedabad to Tirupati via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Ahmedabad to Tirupati via Varanasi, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Ahmedabad to Madras via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $350
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Ahmedabad to Madras
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $290
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Ahmedabad to Madras
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Renigunta Junction (RU) to Perambur (PER)
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Ahmedabad Junction (ADI) to Chennai Central (MAS)
Ave. Duration
32 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Book at
irctc.co.in
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The quickest flight from Ahmedabad Airport to Madras Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 20 min.

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

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Ahmedabad to Chennai train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Chennai Central (MAS) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ahmedabad to Chennai is 1668 km. It takes approximately 23 h 59 min to drive from Ahmedabad to Chennai.

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GoAir, Air India Limited, Spicejet and two other airlines offer flights from Ahmedabad Airport to Madras Airport.

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There are 725+ hotels available in Chennai. Prices start at $15 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Ahmedabad to Ahmedabad Airport is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs ₹950 - ₹1,200.

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