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There are 4 ways to get from Chennai to Jharkhand by plane, train, bus 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  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Ranchi (IXR) MAA - IXR

$81 - $322

Cheapest option

Bus  •  35 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Vijayawada
  2. Take the bus from Vijayawada to Bhubaneswar
  3. Take the bus from Bhubaneswar to Ranchi

$25 - $36

2 alternative options

Train  •  33 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Hatia (HTE) Allepy-Dhanbad Exp

$26 - $36

Drive  •  23 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Chennai to Ranchi 1039.2 miles

$160 - $250

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The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Jharkhand is to bus which costs ₹1,800 - ₹2,700 and takes 35 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chennai to Jharkhand is to fly which costs ₹5,500 - ₹24,000 and takes 5 h 52 min.

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The distance between Chennai and Jharkhand is 1267 km. The road distance is 1662.7 km.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Jharkhand without a car is to train which takes 33 h 29 min and costs ₹1,900 - ₹2,700.

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It takes approximately 5 h 52 min to get from Chennai to Jharkhand, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Jharkhand is to fly which takes 5 h 52 min and costs ₹5,500 - ₹24,000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹1,900 - ₹2,700 and takes 33 h 29 min, you could also bus, which costs ₹1,800 - ₹2,700 and takes 35 h 15 min.

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There is no direct flight from Madras Airport to Ranchi Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chennai to Jharkhand is 1663 km. It takes approximately 23 h 46 min to drive from Chennai to Jharkhand.

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Air India Limited and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Madras Airport to Ranchi Airport.

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There are 53+ hotels available in Jharkhand. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chennai to Jharkhand.
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  • Distance: 791.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 52 min

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

IndiGo Airlines, Air India Limited and five other airlines fly from Chennai to Ranchi hourly. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Chennai to Ranchi once daily. Tickets cost $25 - $35 and the journey takes 33 h 25 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Ranchi via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flights from Madras to Ranchi via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $350
Flights from Madras to Ranchi via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from Madras to Ranchi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Madras to Ranchi via Kolkata, Patna
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flights from Madras to Ranchi via Goa, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Flights from Madras to Ranchi via Bengaluru, Patna
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flights from Madras to Ranchi via Coimbatore, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flights from Madras to Ranchi via Hyderabad, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $390
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Ranchi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $320
Train operators
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Vijayawada
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
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redbus.in
Bus from Vijayawada to Bhubaneswar
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Bhubaneswar to Ranchi
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Book at
redbus.in

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The best way to get from Chennai to Madras Airport is to train which takes 32 min and costs ₹8.

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