There are 5 ways to get from Chennai to Madras Airport (MAA) by train, subway, taxi, car or towncar
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Take the line 40003 train from Chennai Park to Trisulam
Take the Metro from High Court to Chennai International Airport
3 alternative options
Take a taxi from Chennai to Madras Airport (MAA)
Drive from Chennai to Madras Airport (MAA)
Take a town car from Chennai to Madras Airport
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Madras Airport (MAA) is to Metro which costs ₹45 - ₹65 and takes 38 min.
The fastest way to get from Chennai to Madras Airport (MAA) is to taxi. Taking this option will cost ₹550 - ₹700 and takes 24 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chennai Park and arriving at Trisulam. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 29 min.
The distance between Chennai and Madras Airport (MAA) is 17 km. The road distance is 23.8 km.
The best way to get from Chennai to Madras Airport (MAA) without a car is to line 40003 train which takes 29 min and costs ₹85 - ₹550.
The line 40003 train from Chennai Park to Trisulam takes 29 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.
Chennai to Madras Airport (MAA) train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Chennai Park station.
Chennai to Madras Airport (MAA) train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Trisulam station.
Yes, the driving distance between Chennai to Madras Airport (MAA) is 24 km. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Chennai to Madras Airport (MAA).
There are 438+ hotels available in Madras Airport (MAA). Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.
What companies run services between Chennai, India and Madras Airport (MAA), India?
Indian Railways operates a train from Chennai Park to Trisulam every 15 minutes. Tickets cost ₹85 - ₹550 and the journey takes 29 min.
India’s national rail operator runs passenger and freight trains on both long-distance and suburban routes across the country, from slower multi-stop to faster and more comfortable services. It’s a practical and affordable way to explore the country. Advance ticket bookings usually open 120 days before the date of the journey for Indian nationals; 365 days for international travellers. You’ll be allocated a seat or berth when you book and choose your class of travel.
Train from Chennai Park to Trisulam
- Ave. Duration
- 29 min
- Every 15 minutes
- Estimated price
- ₹85 - ₹550
- Book at
- Sleeper Class
- ₹85 - ₹110
- Third AC (3A)
- ₹320 - ₹410
- Second AC (2A)
- ₹440 - ₹550
- Ave. Duration
- 24 min
- On demand
Towncar from Chennai to Madras Airport
- Estimated price
- ₹1,800 - ₹2,600
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