There are 4 ways to get from Chennai Egmore Station to Kanchipuram by train, bus, taxi or car
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Train • 2h 23m
₹18 - ₹110
3 alternative options
Bus • 3h 33m
₹586 - ₹799
Taxi • 1h 4m
₹1,300 - ₹1,700
Drive • 1h 4m
₹550 - ₹850
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Chennai Egmore Station to Kanchipuram is to train which costs ₹18 - ₹110 and takes 2h 23m.
The quickest way to get from Chennai Egmore Station to Kanchipuram is to taxi which costs ₹1,300 - ₹1,700 and takes 1h 4m.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chennai Egmore and arriving at Kanchipuram. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 23m.
The distance between Chennai Egmore Station and Kanchipuram is 66 km. The road distance is 73.7 km.
The best way to get from Chennai Egmore Station to Kanchipuram without a car is to train which takes 2h 23m and costs ₹18 - ₹110.
The train from Chennai Egmore to Kanchipuram takes 2h 23m including transfers and departs every two hours.
Chennai Egmore Station to Kanchipuram train services, operated by Chennai Suburban, depart from Chennai Egmore station.
The best way to get from Chennai Egmore Station to Kanchipuram is to train which takes 2h 23m and costs ₹18 - ₹110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹550 - ₹800 and takes 3h 33m.
Chennai Egmore Station to Kanchipuram train services, operated by Chennai Suburban, arrive at Kanchipuram station.
Yes, the driving distance between Chennai Egmore Station to Kanchipuram is 74 km. It takes approximately 1h 4m to drive from Chennai Egmore Station to Kanchipuram.
What companies run services between Chennai Egmore Station, India and Kanchipuram, India?
Chennai Suburban operates a train from Chennai Egmore to Kanchipuram every 4 hours. Tickets cost ₹18 - ₹60 and the journey takes 2h 23m. Indian Railways also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Chennai to Kanchipuram every 4 hours. Tickets cost ₹550 - ₹750 and the journey takes 2h 15m.
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 Kanchipuram
- Ave. Duration
- 2h 23m
- Every 4 hours
- Estimated price
- ₹95 - ₹110
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