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There are 6 ways to get from Bengaluru to Ponneri by plane, train, bus, taxi or car

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Fly, line 42419 train  •  3h 11m

  1. Fly from Bengaluru (BLR) to Madras (MAA) BLR - MAA
  2. Take the line 42419 train from M.G.R Chennai Central Suburban Terminal to Ponneri

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Train  •  6h 26m

  1. Take the train from Bangalore Cant to Perambur 12608 / ...

4 alternative options

Bus  •  8h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Shanti Nagar Bangalore to Chennai-Pt 863Ud

Bus via Koyambedu  •  8h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Bengaluru Shanti Nagar to Chennai Koyambedu

Taxi  •  4h 38m

  1. Take a taxi from Bengaluru to Ponneri 315.9 km

Drive  •  4h 38m

  1. Drive from Bengaluru to Ponneri 315.9 km

Bengaluru to Ponneri by train

41 Weekly Trains
6h 26m Average Duration
₹383 Cheapest Price
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Bengaluru → Ponneri
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The cheapest way to get from Bengaluru to Ponneri is to bus which costs ₹600 - ₹1,400 and takes 8h 6m.

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The fastest way to get from Bengaluru to Ponneri is to fly and line 42419 train which takes 3h 11m and costs ₹2,700 - ₹8,500.

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No, there is no direct train from Bengaluru to Ponneri. However, there are services departing from Bangalore Cant and arriving at Ponneri via Perambur and Basin Bridge Jn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 26m.

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The distance between Bengaluru and Ponneri is 285 km. The road distance is 315.9 km.

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The best way to get from Bengaluru to Ponneri without a car is to train which takes 6h 26m and costs ₹380 - ₹2,300.

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It takes approximately 3h 11m to get from Bengaluru to Ponneri, including transfers.

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Bengaluru to Ponneri train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Bangalore Cant station.

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The best way to get from Bengaluru to Ponneri is to train which takes 6h 26m and costs ₹380 - ₹2,300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹600 - ₹1,400 and takes 8h 6m.

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The quickest flight from Bengaluru Airport to Madras Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Bengaluru to Ponneri train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Perambur station.

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  • Distance: 284.6 km
  • Duration: 3h 11m

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Bangalore Cant to Perambur every 4 hours. Tickets cost ₹210 - ₹1,100 and the journey takes 5h 6m. Alternatively, SETC operates a bus from Shanti Nagar Bangalore to Chennai-Pt once daily. Tickets cost ₹550 - ₹800 and the journey takes 6h 49m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Bengaluru to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹1,900 - ₹7,000
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Bengaluru to Madras
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹1,800 - ₹5,500
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Bengaluru to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹3,200 - ₹9,000
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Bengaluru to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹1,900 - ₹5,500
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 M.G.R Chennai Central Suburban Terminal to Ponneri
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹90 - ₹600
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹90 - ₹120
Third AC (3A)
₹340 - ₹420
Second AC (2A)
₹460 - ₹600
Train from Bangalore Cant to Perambur
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₹210 - ₹1,100
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹210 - ₹270
Third AC (3A)
₹600 - ₹800
Second AC (2A)
₹850 - ₹1,100
Bus operators
SETC
Phone
9513508001
Email
commercial@tnstc.in
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Shanti Nagar Bangalore to Chennai-Pt
Ave. Duration
6h 49m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹550 - ₹800
Schedules at
tnstc.in
KSRTC
Phone
080-26252625
Website
ksrtc.in
Bus from Bengaluru Shanti Nagar to Chennai Koyambedu
Ave. Duration
6h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹430 - ₹850
Schedules at
ksrtc.in
Standard
₹430 - ₹700
Other operators
Taxi from Bengaluru to Ponneri
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
Estimated price
₹7,000 - ₹9,000
Wega Cabs
Phone
+91 99 00 08 88 92
Website
wegacabs.com
U Taxi
Phone
+91 80 41 46 68 88
Website
utaxi.in
Arunodaya Cabs
Phone
+91 96 32 00 11 11
Website
arunodayacabs.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Bengaluru to Ponneri is 316 km. It takes approximately 4h 38m to drive from Bengaluru to Ponneri.

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Air India Limited, Spicejet, AirAsia India and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Bengaluru Airport to Madras Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Ponneri. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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The best way to get from Bengaluru to Bengaluru Airport is to taxi which takes 33 min and costs ₹1,000 - ₹1,200.

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