There are 8 ways to get from Chennai to Gir Forest National Park by plane, taxi, train, bus or car

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Fly to Diu, taxi  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Diu (DIU) MAA - DIU
  2. Take a taxi from Diu to Gir Forest National Park

$88 - $373

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Bus  •  41 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Bangalore
  2. Take the bus from Bangalore to Ahmedabad
  3. Take the bus from Ahmedabad to Talala

$32 - $47

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Fly to Rajkot, taxi  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Rajkot (RAJ) MAA - RAJ
  2. Take a taxi from Rajkot to Gir Forest National Park

$155 - $595

Fly to Porbandar, taxi  •  9 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Porbandar (PBD) MAA - PBD
  2. Take a taxi from Porbandar to Gir Forest National Park

$110 - $395

Train, taxi via Ahmedabad Junction (ADI)  •  42 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Ahmedabad Junction (ADI)
  2. Take the train from Ahmedabad Junction (ADI) to Savarkundla (SVKD)
  3. Take a taxi from Savarkundla (SVKD) to Gir Forest National Park

$55 - $80

Train, bus, taxi  •  44 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Surat (ST)
  2. Take the bus from Surat to Una
  3. Take a taxi from Una to Gir Forest National Park

$47 - $62

Train, taxi  •  44 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Vasai Road (BSR)
  2. Take the train from Vasai Road (BSR) to Veraval (VRL)
  3. Take a taxi from Veraval (VRL) to Gir Forest National Park

$50 - $68

Drive  •  35 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Chennai to Gir Forest National Park 1332.7 miles

$210 - $320

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The distance between Chennai and Gir Forest National Park is 1347 km. The road distance is 2132.3 km.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Gir Forest National Park without a car is to train and taxi which takes 42 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 33 min to get from Chennai to Gir Forest National Park, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Madras Airport to Diu Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chennai to Gir Forest National Park is 2132 km. It takes approximately 35 h 47 min to drive from Chennai to Gir Forest National Park.

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Air India Limited, Jet Airways, Helitrans and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Madras Airport to Diu Airport.

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There are 38+ hotels available in Gir Forest National Park. Prices start at $24 USD per night.

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

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Map of how to get from Chennai to Gir Forest National Park.
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  • Distance: 841.7 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 33 min

What companies run services between Chennai, India and Gir Forest National Park, India?

You can take a bus from Chennai to Gir Forest National Park via Tondaiayrpet, Chennai, Bangalore, Ahmedabad, and Talala in around 41 h 45 min.

Airlines
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Diu via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Madras to Diu via Kochi, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Madras to Diu via Coimbatore, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Flights from Madras to Diu via Delhi, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Madras to Rajkot via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Madras to Rajkot via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Rajkot via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Madras to Rajkot via Pune, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Madras to Diu via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Flights from Madras to Diu via Kochi, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Madras to Diu via Coimbatore, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Flights from Madras to Diu via Delhi, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Madras to Rajkot via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Porbandar via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Jet Lite
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Rajkot via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Ahmedabad Junction (ADI)
Ave. Duration
32 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Ahmedabad Junction (ADI) to Savarkundla (SVKD)
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Surat (ST)
Ave. Duration
28 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Vasai Road (BSR)
Ave. Duration
25 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Vasai Road (BSR) to Veraval (VRL)
Ave. Duration
16 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Bangalore to Ahmedabad
Ave. Duration
24 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Ahmedabad to Talala
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Surat to Una
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Diu to Gir Forest National Park
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Estimated price
$18 - $23

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