There are 4 ways to get from Chennai to Andimadam by train, bus, taxi or car
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Take the train from Chennai Egmore to Vridhachalam Jn
Take the bus from Chennai to Andimadam
Take a taxi from Chennai to Andimadam
Drive from Chennai to Andimadam
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Last updated: 22 Sep 2022
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Andimadam is to bus which costs ₹600 - ₹1,000 and takes 6h 49m.
The quickest way to get from Chennai to Andimadam is to train which costs ₹650 - ₹1,500 and takes 3h 18m.
The distance between Chennai and Andimadam is 218 km. The road distance is 249.4 km.
The best way to get from Chennai to Andimadam without a car is to train which takes 3h 18m and costs ₹650 - ₹1,500.
It takes approximately 3h 18m to get from Chennai to Andimadam, including transfers.
The best way to get from Chennai to Andimadam is to train which takes 3h 18m and costs ₹650 - ₹1,500. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹600 - ₹1,000 and takes 6h 49m.
Yes, the driving distance between Chennai to Andimadam is 249 km. It takes approximately 3h 32m to drive from Chennai to Andimadam.
What companies run services between Chennai, India and Andimadam, India?
Indian Railways operates a train from Chennai Egmore to Vridhachalam Jn every 3 hours. Tickets cost ₹160 - ₹900 and the journey takes 2h 55m. Alternatively, Parveen Travels operates a bus from Chennai to Andimadam twice daily. Tickets cost ₹600 - ₹900 and the journey takes 5h 17m.
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 Vridhachalam Jn
- Ave. Duration
- 2h 55m
- Every 3 hours
- Estimated price
- ₹160 - ₹900
- Book at
- Sleeper Class
- ₹160 - ₹210
- Third AC (3A)
- ₹500 - ₹650
- Second AC (2A)
- ₹700 - ₹900
Bus from Chennai to Andimadam
- Ave. Duration
- 5h 17m
- Twice daily
- Estimated price
- ₹600 - ₹900
- Schedules at
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