There are 5 ways to get from Bengaluru to Potheri by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

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Train  •  7 h 27 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 Potheri Msb Cgl Local

$7 - $17

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Bus  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Bangalore to Chennai
  2. Take the bus from Paventher Salai to Urapakkam 118

$10 - $13

Taxi  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bengaluru to Potheri 194.9 miles

$75 - $90

Drive  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Bengaluru to Potheri 194.9 miles

$30 - $50

Fly  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Bengaluru (BLR) to Madras (MAA) BLR - MAA

$23 - $112

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The cheapest way to get from Bengaluru to Potheri is to bus which costs ₹700 - ₹950 and takes 8 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bengaluru to Potheri is to fly which costs ₹1,700 - ₹8,500 and takes 3 h 54 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bengaluru to Potheri. However, there are services departing from Bangalore Cant (BNC) and arriving at Potheri via Chennai Park. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 27 min.

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The distance between Bengaluru and Potheri is 266 km. The road distance is 311.8 km.

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The best way to get from Bengaluru to Potheri without a car is to train which takes 7 h 27 min and costs ₹500 - ₹1,300.

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It takes approximately 7 h 27 min to get from Bengaluru to Potheri, including transfers.

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Bengaluru to Potheri train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Bangalore Cant (BNC) station.

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The best way to get from Bengaluru to Potheri is to train which takes 7 h 27 min and costs ₹500 - ₹1,300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹700 - ₹950 and takes 8 h 26 min, you could also fly, which costs ₹1,700 - ₹8,500 and takes 3 h 54 min.

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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 Potheri train services, operated by Chennai Suburban, arrive at Potheri station.

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  • Distance: 166 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 27 min

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

You can take a train from Bengaluru to Potheri via Chennai Central (MAS) and Chennai Park in around 7 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bengaluru to Potheri via Chennai, Paventher Salai, Urapakkam, and Urapakkam in around 8 h 26 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
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Bengaluru to Madras
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $120
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Bengaluru to Madras
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $170
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
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
Train operators
Bus operators
MTC
Bus from Paventher Salai to Urapakkam
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
mtcbus.org
Other operators
Taxi from Bengaluru to Potheri
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Estimated price
$75 - $90
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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Yes, the driving distance between Bengaluru to Potheri is 312 km. It takes approximately 4 h 30 min to drive from Bengaluru to Potheri.

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Air Mauritius, Air India Limited, AirAsia India and three other airlines offer flights from Bengaluru Airport to Madras Airport.

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There are 67+ hotels available in Potheri. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bengaluru to Bengaluru Airport is to bus which takes 59 min and costs ₹24 - ₹50.

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