There are 6 ways to get from Chennai to Gangaikondacholapuram by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Egmore (MS) to Mayiladuturai J (MV) Ms - Tcn Exp / ...

$20 - $34

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Bus  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Kumbakonam

$11 - $17

4 alternative options

Bus via Chidambaram  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Chidambaram

$15 - $21

Taxi  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chennai to Gangaikondacholapuram 159.6 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Chennai to Gangaikondacholapuram 159.6 miles

$26 - $40

Fly, taxi  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) MAA - TRZ
  2. Take a taxi from Tiruchirapalli to Gangaikondacholapuram

$47 - $151

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The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Gangaikondacholapuram is to bus which costs ₹800 - ₹1,300 and takes 8 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chennai to Gangaikondacholapuram is to taxi which costs ₹3,900 - ₹4,800 and takes 3 h 35 min.

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The distance between Chennai and Gangaikondacholapuram is 228 km. The road distance is 255.4 km.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Gangaikondacholapuram without a car is to train which takes 5 h 35 min and costs ₹1,400 - ₹2,500.

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

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The best way to get from Chennai to Gangaikondacholapuram is to train which takes 5 h 35 min and costs ₹1,400 - ₹2,500. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,600 and takes 7 h 1 min.

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The quickest flight from Madras Airport to Tiruchirapalli Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chennai to Gangaikondacholapuram is 255 km. It takes approximately 3 h 35 min to drive from Chennai to Gangaikondacholapuram.

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  • Distance: 142.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 35 min

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Chennai to Gangaikondacholapuram twice daily. Tickets cost $5 - $16 and the journey takes 4 h 53 min. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Chennai to Gangaikondacholapuram every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 6 h.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Tiruchirapalli
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Tiruchirapalli
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $210
Train operators
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Chidambaram
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
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redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Kumbakonam
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Chennai to Gangaikondacholapuram
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Yellow Taxi
Phone
+91 44 26 54 26 26
Website
yellowcalltaxi.com
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 44 44 22 44 22
Website
merucabs.com

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