There are 5 ways to get from Arakkonam to Puducherry by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Ms Pdy Exp / ...

$8 - $22

4 alternative options

Train, bus via Moolakadi  •  6 h 48 min

  1. West Coast Exp / ...

$9 - $25

Train, bus  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Chennai Exp / ...

$10 - $26

Taxi  •  2 h 12 min

  1. 93.9 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  2 h 12 min

  1. 93.9 miles

$15 - $23

What companies run services between Arakkonam, India and Puducherry, India?

You can take a train from Arakkonam to Puducherry via Tirumalpur, Chengalpattu, and Chengalpattu (CGL) in around 5 h 48 min.

Train operators
Chennai Suburban
Website
erail.in
Train from Tirumalpur to Chengalpattu
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
chennaiepages.com
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Chengalpattu (CGL) to Puducherry (PDY)
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Arakkonam (AJJ) to Perambur (PER)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Arakkonam (AJJ) to Chennai Central (MAS)
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Arakkonam to Puducherry
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Arakkonam and Puducherry is 129 km. The road distance is 150 km.

The cheapest way to get from Arakkonam to Puducherry is to drive which costs ₹1,000 - ₹1,600 and takes 2 h 12 min.

The quickest way to get from Arakkonam to Puducherry is to taxi which takes 2 h 12 min and costs ₹2,500 - ₹3,100.

It takes approximately 5 h 48 min to get from Arakkonam to Puducherry, including transfers.