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

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Train  •  6 h 59 min

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

$7 - $17

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Bus  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Bangalore to Chennai

$9 - $12

Taxi  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bengaluru to Tambaram 193.9 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Bengaluru to Tambaram 193.9 miles

$30 - $50

Fly  •  3 h 25 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 Tambaram is to bus which costs ₹650 - ₹900 and takes 7 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bengaluru to Tambaram is to fly which costs ₹1,600 - ₹8,500 and takes 3 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bengaluru to Tambaram. However, there are services departing from Bangalore and arriving at Guduvanchery via Paventher Salai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bengaluru to Tambaram. However, there are services departing from Bangalore Cant (BNC) and arriving at Tambaram Santorium via Chennai Park. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 59 min.

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The distance between Bengaluru and Tambaram is 275 km. The road distance is 310.2 km.

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The best way to get from Bengaluru to Tambaram without a car is to train which takes 6 h 59 min and costs ₹500 - ₹1,300.

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It takes approximately 6 h 59 min to get from Bengaluru to Tambaram, including transfers.

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Bengaluru to Tambaram bus services, operated by RedBus, depart from Bangalore station.

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

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The best way to get from Bengaluru to Tambaram is to train which takes 6 h 59 min and costs ₹500 - ₹1,300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹650 - ₹900 and takes 7 h 16 min, you could also fly, which costs ₹1,600 - ₹8,500 and takes 3 h 25 min.

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  • Distance: 171.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 59 min

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Bengaluru to Tambaram every 4 hours. Tickets cost $6 - $17 and the journey takes 5 h 48 min. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Bengaluru to Tambaram every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $11 and the journey takes 7 h.

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
Other operators
Taxi from Bengaluru to Tambaram
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 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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