There are 6 ways to get from Chennai to Bhadrāchalam by plane, taxi, train, night train 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 Vijayawada, taxi  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Vijayawada (VGA) MAA - VGA
  2. Take a taxi from Vijayawada to Bhadrāchalam

$69 - $225

Cheapest option

Night train, train  •  11 h 19 min

  1. Take the night train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Dornakal Junction (DKJ) Mas-Hyb Charminar Exp
  2. Take the train from Dornakal Junction (DKJ) to Bhadrachalam Road (BDCR) Kop-Hyb Exp

$18 - $41

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Fly to Rajahmundry, taxi  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Rajahmundry (RJA) MAA - RJA
  2. Take a taxi from Rajahmundry to Bhadrāchalam

$79 - $299

Train  •  12 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Mahbubabad (MABD) Navajeevan Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Mahbubabad (MABD) to Bhadrachalam Road (BDCR) Kop-Hyb Exp

$19 - $43

Taxi  •  8 h 56 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chennai to Bhadrāchalam 388.9 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  8 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Chennai to Bhadrāchalam 388.9 miles

$60 - $95

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The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Bhadrāchalam is to night train and train which costs ₹1,200 - ₹2,900 and takes 11 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chennai to Bhadrāchalam is to fly and taxi which costs ₹4,800 - ₹16,000 and takes 5 h 35 min.

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The distance between Chennai and Bhadrāchalam is 514 km. The road distance is 622.2 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 35 min to get from Chennai to Bhadrāchalam, including transfers.

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The nearest airport to Bhadrāchalam is Rajahmundry (RJA) Airport which is 116.8 km away. Other nearby airports include Vijayawada (VGA) (126.9 km), Visakhapatnam (VTZ) (247.4 km), Hyderabad (HYD) (265.4 km) and Madras (MAA) (526.9 km).

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Map of how to get from Chennai to Bhadrāchalam.
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  • Distance: 321 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 35 min

What companies run services between Chennai, India and Bhadrāchalam, Telangana, India?

You can take a train from Chennai to Bhadrāchalam via Mahbubabad (MABD) and Bhadrachalam Road (BDCR) in around 12 h 1 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Vijayawada
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Flights from Madras to Vijayawada via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Madras to Rajahmundry
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Vijayawada
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Madras to Rajahmundry
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Madras to Rajahmundry via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Mahbubabad (MABD)
Ave. Duration
9 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Mahbubabad (MABD) to Bhadrachalam Road (BDCR)
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Night train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Dornakal Junction (DKJ)
Ave. Duration
8 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Dornakal Junction (DKJ) to Bhadrachalam Road (BDCR)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from Vijayawada to Bhadrāchalam
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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