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.

Recommended option

Fly to Trivandrum, taxi  •  4 h 59 min

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

$63 - $195

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Pottalpudur

$10 - $15

6 alternative options

Fly to Tuticorin, taxi  •  4 h 26 min

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

$41 - $241

Fly to Madurai, night train  •  7 h 7 min

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

$31 - $178

Train  •  11 h 26 min

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

$22 - $34

Night train  •  11 h 42 min

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

$18 - $29

Taxi  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chennai to Alwarkurichi 399.1 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Chennai to Alwarkurichi 399.1 miles

$65 - $95

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 $12 - $22 and the journey takes 10 h 45 min. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Chennai to Alwarkurichi twice daily. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 10 h 45 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $170
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 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
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $180
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 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
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Night train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Tenkasi Junction (TSI)
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $16
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
$12 - $22
Book at
irctc.co.in
Night train from Chennai Egmore (MS) to Tenkasi Junction (TSI)
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Trivandrum to Alwarkurichi
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Estimated price
$28 - $35
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Chennai and Alwarkurichi is 573 km. The road distance is 639 km.

The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Alwarkurichi is to bus which costs ₹650 - ₹1,100 and takes 11 h 57 min.

The quickest way to get from Chennai to Alwarkurichi is to fly and taxi which takes 4 h 26 min and costs ₹2,700 - ₹16,000.

It takes approximately 4 h 59 min to get from Chennai to Alwarkurichi, including transfers.