There are 7 ways to get from Bengaluru to Mahabalipuram by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

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, bus  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Bangalore Cant (BNC) to Chennai Central (MAS) Sbc-Mas Ac Double Decker / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chennai to Mahabalipuram

$10 - $22

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Train  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Bangalore Cant (BNC) to Chennai Central (MAS) Sbc-Mas Ac Double Decker / ...
  2. Take the train from Chennai Park to Singaperumal Koil

$17 - $30

Bus  •  9 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Bangalore to Chennai
  2. Take the bus from Chennai to Mahabalipuram

$12 - $17

Taxi  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bengaluru to Mahabalipuram 206.7 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Bengaluru to Mahabalipuram 206.7 miles

$30 - $50

Fly to Madras, taxi  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Bengaluru (BLR) to Madras (MAA) BLR - MAA
  2. Take a taxi from Singaperumal Koil to Mahabalipuram

$33 - $124

Fly to Pondicherry, bus  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Bengaluru (BLR) to Pondicherry (PNY) BLR - PNY
  2. Take the bus from Koonimedu to Mahabalipuram

$43 - $182

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bengaluru to Mahabalipuram is to bus which costs ₹850 - ₹1,200 and takes 9 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bengaluru to Mahabalipuram is to fly and taxi which costs ₹2,200 - ₹8,500 and takes 4 h 41 min.

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The distance between Bengaluru and Mahabalipuram is 285 km. The road distance is 330.7 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 56 min to get from Bengaluru to Mahabalipuram, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bengaluru to Mahabalipuram. However, there are services departing from Bangalore and arriving at Mahabalipuram via Perumalpattu and Chennai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 22 min.

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What companies run services between Bengaluru, India and Mahabalipuram, India?

You can take a train from Bengaluru to Mahabalipuram via Chennai Central (MAS), Chennai Park, and Singaperumal Koil in around 8 h 22 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bengaluru to Mahabalipuram via Chennai, Perumalpattu, Veppampattu, and Chennai in around 9 h 22 min.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Bengaluru to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Bengaluru to Madras
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Flights from Bengaluru to Pondicherry
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $170
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Bengaluru to Madras
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Bengaluru to Madras
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Air Mauritius
Website
airmauritius.com
Flights from Bengaluru to Madras
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Bengaluru to Madras
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $210
Train operators
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Chennai to Mahabalipuram
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Bus from Koonimedu to Mahabalipuram
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Bengaluru to Mahabalipuram
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Spot City Taxi
Phone
+91 80 46 62 58 00
Website
spotcitytaxi.in
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 80 44 22 44 22
Website
merucabs.com

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