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There are 4 ways to get from Chennai to Mamallapuram by train, taxi or car

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Train, taxi  •  1h 56m

  1. Take the train from Chennai Fort to Marai Malai Nagar Ka 06721 / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Marai Malai Nagar Ka to Mamallapuram

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Train, taxi via Chengalpattu  •  2h 3m

  1. Take the train from Chennai Fort to Chengalpattu 06721 / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Chengalpattu to Mamallapuram

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Vadapalani to Mamallapuram 55.7 km

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from Vadapalani to Mamallapuram 55.7 km

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The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Mamallapuram is to drive which costs ₹500 - ₹800 and takes 52 min.

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The fastest way to get from Chennai to Mamallapuram is to taxi which takes 52 min and costs ₹1,300 - ₹1,600.

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The distance between Chennai and Mamallapuram is 53 km. The road distance is 55.7 km.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Mamallapuram without a car is to train and taxi which takes 1h 56m and costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,900.

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It takes approximately 1h 56m to get from Chennai to Mamallapuram, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chennai to Mamallapuram is 56 km. It takes approximately 52 min to drive from Chennai to Mamallapuram.

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There are 110+ hotels available in Mamallapuram. Prices start at ₹956 per night.

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Map of how to get from Chennai to Mamallapuram.
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  • Distance: 52.9 km
  • Duration: 1h 56m

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

There is no direct connection from Chennai to Mamallapuram. However, you can take the train to Marai Malai Nagar Ka then take the taxi to Mamallapuram. Alternatively, you can take the train to Chengalpattu then take the taxi to Mamallapuram.

Train operators
Indian Railways
Other operators
Taxi from Marai Malai Nagar Ka to Mamallapuram
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
₹1,000 - ₹1,300

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