There are 6 ways to get from Chennai to Dhaka by plane, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Dhaka  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Dhaka (DAC) MAA - DAC

$131 - $261

Cheapest option

Train  •  39 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Howrah Junction (HWH) Coromandel Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Kolkata to Dhaka Cantonment Maitree Express

$54 - $64

4 alternative options

Fly to Agartala, bus  •  9 h

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Agartala (IXA) MAA - IXA
  2. Take the bus from Nabinagar to Dhaka

$98 - $183

Bus, train  •  45 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Vijayawada
  2. Take the bus from Vijayawada to Bhubaneswar
  3. Take the train from Bhubaneswar (BBS) to Azimganj Junction (AZ)
  4. Take the bus from Godagari to Tangail
  5. Take the bus from Tangail Bypass to Dhaka

$59 - $85

Train, bus  •  2 days 16 h

  1. Take the train from Perambur (PER) to Agartala (AGTL) Bnc-Agtl Humsafar Exp
  2. Take the bus from Nabinagar to Dhaka

$57 - $75

Drive  •  30 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Chennai to Dhaka 1311.9 miles

$210 - $310

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Dhaka is to train which costs ₹3,900 - ₹4,700 and takes 39 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chennai to Dhaka is to fly which costs ₹9,500 - ₹19,000 and takes 6 h 57 min.

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The distance between Chennai and Dhaka is 1591 km. The road distance is 2099.1 km.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Dhaka without a car is to train which takes 39 h 33 min and costs ₹3,900 - ₹4,700.

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It takes approximately 6 h 57 min to get from Chennai to Dhaka, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Dhaka is to fly which takes 6 h 57 min and costs ₹9,500 - ₹19,000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹3,900 - ₹4,700 and takes 39 h 33 min.

Mode details

The quickest flight from Madras Airport to Dhaka Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 25 min.

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Dhaka is 30 min ahead of Chennai. It is currently 6:07 PM in Chennai and 6:37 PM in Dhaka.

Map of how to get from Chennai to Dhaka.
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  • Distance: 994.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 57 min

What companies run services between Chennai, India and Dhaka, Bangladesh?

Maldivian and IndiGo Airlines fly from Chennai to Dhaka once daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Chennai to Dhaka via Howrah Junction (HWH), Howrah Junction Station, Shyambazar, Ultadanga, Kolkata, and Dhaka Cantonment in around 39 h 33 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Dhaka via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Madras to Agartala via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $300
Flights from Madras to Agartala via Gauhati
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $300
Flights from Madras to Agartala via Kolkata, Imphal
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $300
Flights from Madras to Agartala via Hyderabad, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $300
Flights from Madras to Agartala via Bengaluru, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $300
Flights from Madras to Agartala via Patna, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $300
Flights from Madras to Agartala via Pune, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $300
Flights from Madras to Agartala via Gauhati, Imphal
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $300
Maldivian
Website
maldivian.aero
Flights from Madras to Dhaka
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Agartala via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Agartala via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Howrah Junction (HWH)
Ave. Duration
27 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Bhubaneswar (BBS) to Azimganj Junction (AZ)
Ave. Duration
12 h 56 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Perambur (PER) to Agartala (AGTL)
Ave. Duration
2 days 11 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bangladesh Railway
Bus operators
BusBD
Website
busbd.com
Bus from Nabinagar to Dhaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
busbd.com
Bus from Godagari to Tangail
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
busbd.com
Bus from Tangail Bypass to Dhaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
busbd.com
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Vijayawada
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Vijayawada to Bhubaneswar
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in

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