There are 6 ways to get from Arakkonam to Puducherry by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Tirumalpur to Chengalpattu
  2. Take the train from Chengalpattu (CGL) to Pondicherry (PDY) Ms-Pdy Exp / ...

$8 - $22

5 alternative options

Train, bus via Avadi  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Arakkonam to Avadi Tpty-Mas Exp / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chennai to Pondicherry

$9 - $26

Train, bus  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Arakkonam (AJJ) to Perambur (PER) Csmt -Mas Exp / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chennai to Pondicherry

$9 - $25

Train, bus #2  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Arakkonam (AJJ) to Chennai Central (MAS) Saptagiri Exp / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chennai to Pondicherry

$10 - $26

Taxi  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Arakkonam to Puducherry 93.9 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Arakkonam to Puducherry 93.9 miles

$15 - $23

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Arakkonam to Puducherry is to train and bus which costs ₹600 - ₹1,800 and takes 6 h 42 min.

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

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The distance between Arakkonam and Puducherry is 129 km. The road distance is 150.2 km.

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

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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
Train from Arakkonam to Avadi
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
chennaiepages.com
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Chengalpattu (CGL) to Pondicherry (PDY)
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Arakkonam (AJJ) to Avadi (AVD)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $14
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 45 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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