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There are 4 ways to get from Ambur to Madras Airport (MAA) by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from Ambur to Chennai Central

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Ambur to Vellore
  2. Take the bus from Vellore to Chennai

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Ambur to Madras Airport (MAA)

Drive

  1. Drive from Ambur to Madras Airport (MAA)

Ambur to Madras Airport (MAA) by train and walk

The journey time between Ambur and Madras Airport (MAA) is around 3h 52m and covers a distance of around 201 km. This includes an average layover time of around 9 min. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 35m. Operated by Indian Railways, the Ambur to Madras Airport (MAA) service departs from Ambur and arrives in Trisulam. Typically 64 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
3h 43m
Layover time:
9 min
Total time:
3h 52m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
3h 35m
Journey distance:
201 km
Services per week:
64
Cheapest price:
₹203
Carbon emissions:
10 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:35
Last service departs at:
19:55

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Ambur to Madras Airport (MAA) train and walk schedules

Ambur → Madras Airport (MAA)
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COVID-19 help in India

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 1800118797

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There are currently travel restrictions within India.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Madras Airport (MAA) is 1800118797.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Madras Airport (MAA) is recommended.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1800118797.

Last updated: 15 Sep 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Indian Bureau of Immigration.

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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Ambur to Madras Airport (MAA) is to train, which costs ₹200 - ₹230 and takes 3h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Ambur to Madras Airport (MAA) is to taxi which costs ₹3,200 - ₹3,800 and takes 2h 35m.

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No, there is no direct train from Ambur to Madras Airport (MAA). However, there are services departing from Ambur and arriving at Trisulam via Chennai Park. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 50m.

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The distance between Ambur and Madras Airport (MAA) is 158 km. The road distance is 174.9 km.

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The best way to get from Ambur to Madras Airport (MAA) without a car is to train which takes 3h 50m and costs ₹200 - ₹230.

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It takes approximately 3h 50m to get from Ambur to Madras Airport (MAA), including transfers.

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Ambur to Madras Airport (MAA) train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Ambur station.

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The best way to get from Ambur to Madras Airport (MAA) is to train which takes 3h 50m and costs ₹200 - ₹230. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5h 12m.

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Ambur to Madras Airport (MAA) train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Chennai Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ambur to Madras Airport (MAA) is 175 km. It takes approximately 2h 35m to drive from Ambur to Madras Airport (MAA).

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Map of how to get from Ambur to Madras Airport (MAA).
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  • Distance: 158.3 km
  • Duration: 3h 50m

What companies run services between Ambur, India and Madras Airport (MAA), India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Ambur to Chennai Central every 2 hours. Tickets cost ₹130 - ₹150 and the journey takes 3h 5m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ambur to Madras Airport (MAA) via Vellore, Chennai, and Koyambedu in around 5h 12m.

Train operators
Indian Railways

India’s national rail operator runs passenger and freight trains on both long-distance and suburban routes across the country, from slower multi-stop to faster and more comfortable services. It’s a practical and affordable way to explore the country. Advance ticket bookings usually open 120 days before the date of the journey for Indian nationals; 365 days for international travellers. You’ll be allocated a seat or berth when you book and choose your class of travel.

Contact Details
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Ambur to Chennai Central
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
₹130 - ₹150
Website
irctc.co.in
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12go.asia
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Ambur to Vellore
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹210 - ₹300
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Parveen Travels
Website
parveentravels.com
Bus from Vellore to Chennai
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
parveentravels.com
Other operators
Taxi from Ambur to Madras Airport (MAA)
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Estimated price
₹3,200 - ₹3,800

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