There are 5 ways to get from Chennai Central Station to Melmalayanur by bus, taxi, train or car

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Bus, taxi  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Tindivanam
  2. Take a taxi from Tindivanam to Melmalayanur

$13 - $18

Cheapest option

Train Indian Railways, taxi  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Egmore (MS) to Tindivanam (TMV) Ms-Cape Exp. / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Tindivanam (TMV) to Melmalayanur

$11 - $26

3 alternative options

Train, taxi via Kanchipuram  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Park to Chengalpattu
  2. Take the train from Chengalpattu to Kanchipuram
  3. Take a taxi from Kanchipuram to Melmalayanur

$21 - $25

Taxi  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chennai Central Station to Melmalayanur 102.3 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Chennai Central Station to Melmalayanur 102.3 miles

$16 - $24

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The cheapest way to get from Chennai Central Station to Melmalayanur is to bus and taxi which costs ₹950 - ₹1,400 and takes 2 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chennai Central Station to Melmalayanur is to taxi which costs ₹2,500 - ₹3,100 and takes 2 h 24 min.

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The distance between Chennai Central Station and Melmalayanur is 122 km. The road distance is 163.6 km.

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The best way to get from Chennai Central Station to Melmalayanur without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 2 h 38 min and costs ₹950 - ₹1,400.

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It takes approximately 2 h 38 min to get from Chennai Central Station to Melmalayanur, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chennai Central Station to Melmalayanur is 164 km. It takes approximately 2 h 24 min to drive from Chennai Central Station to Melmalayanur.

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There are one+ hotels available in Melmalayanur. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chennai Central Station to Melmalayanur.
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  • Distance: 76 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 38 min

What companies run services between Chennai Central Station, India and Melmalayanur, India?

There is no direct connection from Chennai Central Station to Melmalayanur. However, you can take the bus to Tindivanam then take the taxi to Melmalayanur. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Egmore, take the walk to Chennai Egmore (MS), take the train to Tindivanam (TMV), then take the taxi to Melmalayanur.

Train operators
Chennai Suburban
Website
erail.in
Train from Chennai Park to Chengalpattu
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
chennaiepages.com
Train from Chengalpattu to Kanchipuram
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
chennaiepages.com
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Chennai to Tindivanam
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Tindivanam to Melmalayanur
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$9 - $12

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