There are 5 ways to get from Chennai to Barkakana by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Madras  •  6h 50m

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Ranchi (IXR) MAA - IXR

₹6,308 - ₹24,076

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Train  •  34h 28m

  1. Take the train from Chennai Central to Ranchi 13352

₹1,332 - ₹1,585

3 alternative options

Train to Tirupati, fly  •  10h 39m

  1. Take the train from Chennai Central to Renigunta Jn
  2. Fly from Tirupati (TIR) to Ranchi (IXR) TIR - IXR

₹4,916 - ₹18,375

Bus  •  35h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Vijayawada
  2. Take the bus from Vijayawada to Bhubaneswar
  3. Take the bus from Bhubaneswar to Ranchi

₹2,402 - ₹3,371

Drive  •  24h 15m

  1. Drive from Chennai to Barkakana 1662.2 km

₹11,000 - ₹18,000

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The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Barkakana is to train which costs ₹1,300 - ₹1,600 and takes 34h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Chennai to Barkakana is to fly which costs ₹6,000 - ₹25,000 and takes 6h 50m.

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The distance between Chennai and Barkakana is 1292 km. The road distance is 1662.2 km.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Barkakana without a car is to train which takes 34h 28m and costs ₹1,300 - ₹1,600.

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It takes approximately 6h 50m to get from Chennai to Barkakana, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Barkakana is to fly which takes 6h 50m and costs ₹6,000 - ₹25,000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹1,300 - ₹1,600 and takes 34h 28m, you could also bus, which costs ₹2,400 - ₹3,400 and takes 35h 57m.

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There is no direct flight from Madras Airport to Ranchi Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 30m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chennai to Barkakana is 1662 km. It takes approximately 24h 15m to drive from Chennai to Barkakana.

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GoAir, Air India Limited, AirAsia India and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Madras Airport to Ranchi Airport.

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There are 11+ hotels available in Barkakana. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Chennai to Barkakana.
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  • Distance: 1291.7 km
  • Duration: 6h 50m

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

IndiGo Airlines, GoAir and five other airlines fly from Chennai to Barkakana every 30 minutes. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Chennai to Barkakana once daily. Tickets cost ₹650 - ₹750 and the journey takes 33h 45m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Ranchi via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹24,000
Flights from Madras to Ranchi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹7,500 - ₹30,000
Flights from Madras to Ranchi via Visakhapatnam, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹25,000
Flights from Madras to Ranchi via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹24,000
Flights from Madras to Ranchi via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹7,000 - ₹28,000
Flights from Madras to Ranchi via Bengaluru, Patna
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹27,000
Flights from Madras to Ranchi via Kolkata, Patna
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹6,500 - ₹27,000
Flights from Tirupati to Ranchi via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹23,000
Flights from Tirupati to Ranchi via Bengaluru, Patna
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,600 - ₹19,000
Flights from Tirupati to Ranchi via Bengaluru, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,700 - ₹20,000
Flights from Tirupati to Ranchi via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,800 - ₹17,000
Flights from Tirupati to Ranchi via Hyderabad, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹21,000
Flights from Tirupati to Ranchi via Hyderabad, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
13h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,900 - ₹20,000
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Madras to Ranchi via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
₹10,000 - ₹28,000
Flights from Tirupati to Ranchi via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹17,000
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Ranchi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹11,000 - ₹23,000
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Madras to Ranchi via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹6,500 - ₹38,000
Train operators
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Vijayawada
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹550 - ₹800
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Redbus
Bus from Vijayawada to Bhubaneswar
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹600 - ₹850
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Redbus
Bus from Bhubaneswar to Ranchi
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹550 - ₹800
Book at
Redbus

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The best way to get from Chennai to Madras Airport is to train which takes 32 min and costs ₹7 - ₹80.

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