There are 6 ways to get from Chennai Egmore Station to Alathur by train, bus, night train, taxi, car or plane
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Train • 7h 19m
5 alternative options
Bus • 9h 31m
Night train • 7h 34m
Taxi • 4h 55m
Drive • 4h 55m
Fly, taxi • 3h 47m
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Chennai Egmore Station to Alathur is to train which costs ₹700 - ₹1,700 and takes 7h 19m.
The quickest way to get from Chennai Egmore Station to Alathur is to fly and taxi which costs ₹3,900 - ₹11,000 and takes 3h 47m.
It is 304 km from Chennai Egmore Station to Alathur. It is approximately 341.4 km to drive.
The best way to get from Chennai Egmore Station to Alathur without a car is to train which takes 7h 19m and costs ₹700 - ₹1,700.
It takes approximately 7h 19m to get from Chennai Egmore Station to Alathur, including transfers.
The best way to get from Chennai Egmore Station to Alathur is to train which takes 7h 19m and costs ₹700 - ₹1,700. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹1,300 - ₹1,500 and takes 9h 31m.
The quickest flight from Madras Airport to Tiruchirapalli Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.
Yes, the driving distance between Chennai Egmore Station to Alathur is 341 km. It takes approximately 4h 55m to drive from Chennai Egmore Station to Alathur.
IndiGo Airlines offers flights from Madras Airport to Tiruchirapalli Airport.
The best way to get from Chennai Egmore Station to Madras Airport is to line 16115 train which takes 19 min and costs ₹85 - ₹550.
What companies run services between Chennai Egmore Station, India and Alathur, Tamil Nādu, India?
Indian Railways operates a train from Chennai Egmore to Mannargudi once a week. Tickets cost ₹210 - ₹1,100 and the journey takes 6h 50m. Alternatively, Parveen Travels operates a bus from Chennai to Tanjore twice daily. Tickets cost ₹625 and the journey takes 7h 25m.
Flights from Madras to Tiruchirapalli
- Ave. Duration
- 57 min
- Every day
- Estimated price
- ₹1,900 - ₹9,500
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.
Train from Chennai Egmore to Mannargudi
- Ave. Duration
- 6h 50m
- Once a week
- Estimated price
- ₹210 - ₹1,100
- Book at
- Sleeper Class
- ₹210 - ₹280
- Third AC (3A)
- ₹600 - ₹800
- Second AC (2A)
- ₹850 - ₹1,100
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