There are 8 ways to get from Chennai to Guruvayur Temple by plane, taxi, train, bus or car

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Fly to Kochi, taxi  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Kochi (COK) MAA - COK
  2. Take a taxi from Kochi to Guruvayur Temple

$38 - $151

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Bus  •  12 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Trissur

$13 - $19

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Fly to Calicut, taxi  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Calicut (CCJ) MAA - CCJ
  2. Take a taxi from Calicut to Guruvayur Temple

$55 - $264

Fly to Coimbatore, train  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Coimbatore (CJB) MAA - CJB
  2. Take the train from Coimbatore Junction (CBE) to Thrisur (TCR)

$35 - $134

Train via Punkunnam (PNQ)  •  10 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Punkunnam (PNQ) Alleppey Exp

$16 - $26

Train  •  22 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Egmore (MS) to Guruvayur (GUV) Ms Guruvayur Exp

$18 - $26

Taxi  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chennai to Guruvayur Temple 406.3 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Chennai to Guruvayur Temple 406.3 miles

$65 - $100

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chennai Egmore (MS) and arriving at Guruvayur (GUV). Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 22 h 25 min.

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The distance between Chennai and Guruvayur Temple is 538 km. The road distance is 650 km.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Guruvayur Temple without a car is to train which takes 10 h 10 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 54 min to get from Chennai to Guruvayur Temple, including transfers.

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Chennai to Guruvayur Temple train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Chennai Egmore (MS) station.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Guruvayur Temple is to train which takes 10 h 10 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 12 h 17 min.

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The quickest flight from Madras Airport to Kochi Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Chennai to Guruvayur Temple train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Guruvayur (GUV) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chennai to Guruvayur Temple is 650 km. It takes approximately 8 h 41 min to drive from Chennai to Guruvayur Temple.

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Air India Limited, Vistara, Spicejet and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Madras Airport to Kochi Airport.

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  • Distance: 336.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 54 min

What companies run services between Chennai, India and Guruvayur Temple, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Chennai to Guruvayur Temple once daily. Tickets cost $10 - $20 and the journey takes 9 h 44 min. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Chennai to Guruvayur Temple every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 11 h 15 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Madras to Kochi via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Madras to Calicut
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $310
Flights from Madras to Calicut
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $400
Flights from Madras to Calicut via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $400
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Coimbatore Junction (CBE) to Thrisur (TCR)
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Punkunnam (PNQ)
Ave. Duration
9 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Chennai Egmore (MS) to Guruvayur (GUV)
Ave. Duration
22 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Kochi to Guruvayur Temple
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Kerala Taxi
Phone
+91 98460 43403
Website
keralataxi.com
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 484 44 22 44 22
Website
merucabs.com

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There are 105+ hotels available in Guruvayur Temple. Prices start at $16 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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