There are 8 ways to get from Bengaluru to Melmaruvathur 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  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Bangalore Cant (BNC) to Arakkonam (AJJ) Lalbagh Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Arakkonam (AJJ) to Melmaruvattur (MLMR) Nagarcoil Exp

$6 - $30

7 alternative options

Bus  •  9 h 20 min

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

$13 - $19

Bus, train  •  10 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Bangalore to Chennai
  2. Take the train from Chennai Egmore (MS) to Melmaruvattur (MLMR) Pallavan Exp / ...

$10 - $27

Taxi  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bengaluru to Melmaruvathur 187.9 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Bengaluru to Melmaruvathur 187.9 miles

$30 - $45

Fly to Pondicherry, taxi  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Bengaluru (BLR) to Pondicherry (PNY) BLR - PNY
  2. Take a taxi from Pondicherry to Melmaruvathur

$49 - $187

Fly to Madras, train  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Bengaluru (BLR) to Madras (MAA) BLR - MAA
  2. Take the train from Tambaram (TBM) to Melmaruvattur (MLMR)

$25 - $126

Fly to Tirupati, train  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Bengaluru (BLR) to Tirupati (TIR) BLR - TIR
  2. Take the train from Renigunta Junction (RU) to Melmaruvattur (MLMR)

$50 - $264

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bengaluru to Melmaruvathur is to bus which costs ₹900 - ₹1,300 and takes 9 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bengaluru to Melmaruvathur is to fly and taxi which takes 3 h 52 min and costs ₹3,300 - ₹13,000.

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The distance between Bengaluru and Melmaruvathur is 250 km. The road distance is 301 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 14 min to get from Bengaluru to Melmaruvathur, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bengaluru to Melmaruvathur. However, there are services departing from Bangalore and arriving at Melmaruvathur via Perumalpattu and Chennai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bengaluru to Melmaruvathur. However, there are services departing from Bangalore Cant (BNC) and arriving at Melmaruvattur (MLMR) via Arakkonam (AJJ). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 14 min.

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

You can take a train from Bengaluru to Melmaruvathur via Arakkonam (AJJ) and Melmaruvattur (MLMR) in around 7 h 14 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bengaluru to Melmaruvathur via Chennai, Perumalpattu, Veppampattu, and Chennai in around 9 h 20 min.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Bengaluru to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $140
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Bengaluru to Madras
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Flights from Bengaluru to Tirupati
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Bengaluru to Pondicherry
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Flights from Bengaluru to Madras
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $120
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Bengaluru to Madras
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $210
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Bengaluru to Madras
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Air Mauritius
Website
airmauritius.com
Flights from Bengaluru to Madras
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Bangalore Cant (BNC) to Arakkonam (AJJ)
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Arakkonam (AJJ) to Melmaruvattur (MLMR)
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$1 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Chennai Egmore (MS) to Melmaruvattur (MLMR)
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tambaram (TBM) to Melmaruvattur (MLMR)
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Renigunta Junction (RU) to Melmaruvattur (MLMR)
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Chennai to Melmaruvathur
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Bengaluru to Melmaruvathur
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
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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