There are 7 ways to get from Chennai to Maharashtra by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Pune  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Pune (PNQ) MAA - PNQ

$32 - $253

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Bus  •  24 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Mumbai

$9 - $13

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Fly to Nagpur  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Nagpur (NAG) MAA - NAG

$52 - $263

Fly to Mumbai, line 303 bus  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Mumbai (BOM) MAA - BOM
  2. Take the line 303 bus from Bhaskar Court to Kurla Depot

$52 - $202

Fly to Aurangabad  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Aurangabad (IXU) MAA - IXU

$76 - $243

Train  •  24 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Lokmanyatilak (LTT) Chennai - Ltt Exp

$20 - $29

Drive  •  17 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Chennai to Mumbai 763.3 miles

$120 - $180

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No, there is no direct bus from Chennai to Maharashtra. However, there are services departing from Periyer Bridge and arriving at Mumbai via Chennai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 38 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chennai Central (MAS) and arriving at Lokmanyatilak (LTT). Services depart once a week, and operate Tuesday. The journey takes approximately 24 h 45 min.

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The distance between Chennai and Maharashtra is 846 km. The road distance is 1221.3 km.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Maharashtra without a car is to bus which takes 24 h 38 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 22 min to get from Chennai to Maharashtra, including transfers.

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Chennai to Maharashtra bus services, operated by RedBus, depart from Chennai station.

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Chennai to Maharashtra train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Chennai Central (MAS) station.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Maharashtra is to fly which takes 3 h 22 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 24 h 38 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 24 h 45 min.

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The quickest flight from Madras Airport to Pune Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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Chennai to Maharashtra bus services, operated by RedBus, arrive at Mumbai station.

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Map of how to get from Chennai to Maharashtra.
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  • Distance: 529 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 22 min

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

Spicejet, IndiGo Airlines and three other airlines fly from Chennai to Pune hourly. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Chennai to Mumbai hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 24 h.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Pune
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Madras to Pune via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Madras to Mumbai
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $250
Flights from Madras to Aurangabad via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Pune
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Madras to Pune via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Madras to Pune via Kochi
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Madras to Nagpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Flights from Madras to Nagpur via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Flights from Madras to Nagpur via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Madras to Mumbai
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $230
Flights from Madras to Mumbai via Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$70 - $230
Flights from Madras to Mumbai via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $230
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Mumbai
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Flights from Madras to Aurangabad via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Flights from Madras to Aurangabad via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Madras to Aurangabad via Kochi, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Pune
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from Madras to Pune via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from Madras to Mumbai
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $230
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Madras to Pune
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Madras to Mumbai
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $250
Jet Lite
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Mumbai
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Madras to Aurangabad via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Madras to Pune via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Train operators
Bus operators
Bombay Electric Supply Transport
Website
bestundertaking.com
Bus from Bhaskar Court to Kurla Depot
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
routenetwork.bestundertaking.com

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Chennai to Maharashtra train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Lokmanyatilak (LTT) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chennai to Maharashtra is 1221 km. It takes approximately 17 h 41 min to drive from Chennai to Maharashtra.

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GoAir, AirAsia India, Spicejet and two other airlines offer flights from Madras Airport to Pune Airport.

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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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