There are 9 ways to get from Chennai Central Station to Palani Murugan temple by plane, taxi, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Coimbatore, taxi  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Coimbatore (CJB) MAA - CJB
  2. Take a taxi from Coimbatore to Palani Murugan temple

$45 - $133

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Palani

$8 - $12

7 alternative options

Fly to Madurai, train  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Madurai (IXM) MAA - IXM
  2. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Palani (PLNI)

$26 - $171

Fly to Tiruchirapalli, train, taxi  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) MAA - TRZ
  2. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Dindigul Junction (DG)
  3. Take a taxi from Dindigul Junction (DG) to Palani Murugan temple

$34 - $148

Fly to Kochi, train  •  11 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Kochi (COK) MAA - COK
  2. Take the train from Aluva (AWY) to Palani (PLNI)

$31 - $153

Fly to Salem, train  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Salem (SXV) MAA - SXV
  2. Take the train from Salem Junction (SA) to Palani (PLNI)

$37 - $320

Train  •  9 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Palani (PLNI) Mas-Pgt Exp

$11 - $21

Taxi  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chennai Central Station to Palani Murugan temple 304.3 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Chennai Central Station to Palani Murugan temple 304.3 miles

$45 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chennai Central Station to Palani Murugan temple is to bus which costs ₹550 - ₹850 and takes 9 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chennai Central Station to Palani Murugan temple is to fly and taxi which costs ₹3,000 - ₹9,500 and takes 4 h 36 min.

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The distance between Chennai Central Station and Palani Murugan temple is 420 km. The road distance is 486.8 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 36 min to get from Chennai Central Station to Palani Murugan temple, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chennai Central Station to Palani Murugan temple. However, there are services departing from Veppampattu and arriving at Palani via Chennai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 59 min.

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What companies run services between Chennai Central Station, India and Palani Murugan temple, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Chennai Central Station to Palani Murugan temple once daily. Tickets cost $10 - $20 and the journey takes 9 h 35 min. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Chennai Central Station to Palani Murugan temple hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 9 h.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $170
Flights from Madras to Tiruchirapalli
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Madras to Kochi via Tiruchirapalli
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Madras to Kochi via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $200
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $310
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $180
Flights from Madras to Tiruchirapalli
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $210
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Trans Euro Air
Flights from Madras to Salem
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $300
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Palani (PLNI)
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Dindigul Junction (DG)
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Aluva (AWY) to Palani (PLNI)
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Salem Junction (SA) to Palani (PLNI)
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Palani (PLNI)
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Coimbatore to Palani Murugan temple
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Estimated price
$19 - $23
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Bharathi Taxi
Phone
+91 91 30 002000
Website
bharathicalltaxi.in
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 422 44 22 44 22
Website
meru.in

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