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There are 8 ways to get from Chennai to Alwarkurichi by plane, taxi, night train, 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.

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Fly to Trivandrum, taxi  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Trivandrum (TRV) MAA - TRV
  2. Take a taxi from Trivandrum to Alwarkurichi

$60 - $190

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Bus  •  12 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Pottalpudur

$9 - $14

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Fly to Tuticorin, taxi  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Tuticorin (TCR) MAA - TCR
  2. Take a taxi from Tuticorin to Alwarkurichi

$39 - $239

Fly to Madurai, night train  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Madurai (IXM) MAA - IXM
  2. Take the night train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Tenkasi Junction (TSI)

$30 - $175

Train  •  11 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Egmore (MS) to Tirunelveli (TEN) Ms-Cape Exp. / ...

$19 - $31

Night train  •  11 h 1 min

  1. Take the night train from Chennai Egmore (MS) to Tenkasi Junction (TSI) Ms-Sct Pothigai Exp

$17 - $26

Taxi  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chennai to Alwarkurichi 399.1 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Chennai to Alwarkurichi 399.1 miles

$65 - $95

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The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Alwarkurichi is to bus which costs ₹650 - ₹1,100 and takes 12 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chennai to Alwarkurichi is to fly and taxi which costs ₹2,800 - ₹18,000 and takes 4 h 19 min.

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The distance between Chennai and Alwarkurichi is 573 km. The road distance is 638.6 km.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Alwarkurichi without a car is to train which takes 11 h 27 min and costs ₹1,400 - ₹2,300.

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It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to get from Chennai to Alwarkurichi, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Alwarkurichi is to train which takes 11 h 27 min and costs ₹1,400 - ₹2,300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹650 - ₹1,100 and takes 12 h 3 min.

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The quickest flight from Madras Airport to Trivandrum Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chennai to Alwarkurichi is 639 km. It takes approximately 9 h 30 min to drive from Chennai to Alwarkurichi.

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Air India Limited, Air India Express, Spicejet and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Madras Airport to Trivandrum Airport.

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There are 14+ hotels available in Alwarkurichi. Prices start at $21 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chennai to Alwarkurichi.
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  • Distance: 358 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 47 min

What companies run services between Chennai, India and Alwarkurichi, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Chennai to Alwarkurichi 4 times a day. Tickets cost $11 - $20 and the journey takes 10 h 45 min. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Chennai to Alwarkurichi twice daily. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 10 h 45 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from Madras to Tuticorin
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $170
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Madras to Tuticorin
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $440
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $200
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Air India Express
Website
airindiaexpress.in
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $180
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Night train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Tenkasi Junction (TSI)
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Chennai Egmore (MS) to Tirunelveli (TEN)
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Book at
irctc.co.in
Night train from Chennai Egmore (MS) to Tenkasi Junction (TSI)
Ave. Duration
10 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Trivandrum to Alwarkurichi
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Sanjay Taxi
Phone
+91 9747180107
Website
sanjaytaxi.com
Fast Track call taxi
Phone
+91 471 2888999
Website
trivandrum.fasttrackcalltaxi.in

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The best way to get from Chennai to Madras Airport is to train which takes 32 min and costs ₹8.

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