Duration 3h 56m
Distance 276.2 km
Average price ₹2,300
Possible routes 6 found

Chennai to Mayiladuthurai

Rome2rio has found 6 ways to get from Chennai to Mayiladuthurai by train, bus, taxi, car and flight. We recommend taking the train from Chennai Egmore to Mayiladuturai J, which is the cheapest option and takes around 4h 58m. Alternatively, taking the taxi from Chennai to Mayiladuthurai is the fastest option and takes around 3h 56m.

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Train

  1. Chennai Egmore
    16105 / ...
  2. Mayiladuthurai
4h 58m
Cheapest
₹170 - ₹190
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Bus

  1. Chennai
  2. Mayiladuthurai
7h 46m
₹548 - ₹565
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Bus via Mayiladuthurai

  1. Chennai
  2. Mayiladuthurai
8h
₹602 - ₹871
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Taxi

  1. Chennai
    276 km
  2. Mayiladuthurai
Fastest
3h 56m
₹4,300 - ₹5,500
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Drive

  1. Chennai
    276 km
  2. Mayiladuthurai
3h 56m
₹2,000 - ₹3,000
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Fly, train

  1. Madras
    MAA - TRZ
  2. Tiruchchirapali
    16796 / ...
  3. Mayiladuthurai
5h 29m
₹1,993 - ₹9,536
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Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Chennai to Mayiladuthurai? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Mayiladuthurai is to train which costs ₹170 - ₹190 and takes 4h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Chennai to Mayiladuthurai is to taxi which costs ₹4,300 - ₹5,500 and takes 3h 56m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chennai Egmore and arriving at Mayiladuturai J. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 58m.

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The distance between Chennai and Mayiladuthurai is 231 km. The road distance is 276.2 km.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Mayiladuthurai without a car is to train which takes 4h 58m and costs ₹170 - ₹190.

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The train from Chennai Egmore to Mayiladuturai J takes 4h 58m including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Chennai to Mayiladuthurai train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Chennai Egmore station.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Mayiladuthurai is to train which takes 4h 58m and costs ₹170 - ₹190. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹540 - ₹570 and takes 7h 46m.

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The quickest flight from Madras Airport to Tiruchirapalli Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Chennai to Mayiladuthurai train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Mayiladuturai J station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chennai to Mayiladuthurai is 276 km. It takes approximately 3h 56m to drive from Chennai to Mayiladuthurai.

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Helitrans and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Madras Airport to Tiruchirapalli Airport.

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There are 28+ hotels available in Mayiladuthurai. Prices start at ₹7,500 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 ₹7 - ₹80.

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How to travel from Chennai to Mayiladuthurai

Find all the possible transport options for your trip from Chennai to Mayiladuthurai right here. Rome2rio displays up to date schedules, route maps, journey times and estimated fares from relevant transport operators, ensuring you can make an informed decision about which option will suit you best. Click the map below to see more travel options.

What companies run services between Chennai and Mayiladuthurai?

Indian Railways operates a train from Chennai to Mayiladuthurai 3 times a day. Tickets cost ₹170 - ₹190 and the journey takes 4h 58m. Alternatively, Parveen Travels operates a bus from Chennai to Mayiladuthurai twice daily. Tickets cost ₹500 and the journey takes 6h 20m.
Airlines
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,600 - ₹20,000
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
₹7,500 - ₹13,000
Train operators
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
₹170 - ₹190
Bus operators
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹500
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₹550 - ₹800
Other operators
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
Estimated price
₹4,300 - ₹5,500

Mayiladuthurai, India

Mayiladuthurai (formerly known by its Sanskrit name Mayuram) is a town in Nagapattinam district in the South Indian state of Tamil Nadu. It is the headquarters of the Mayiladuthurai taluk. The town is located at a distance of 60 km from the district headquarters Nagapattinam and 281 km from the state capital Chennai. Mayiladuthurai is known for the Mayuranathaswami Temple, a prominent Shaivite shrine. Mayiladuthurai was ruled by Medieval Cholas and subsequently ruled by various dynasties including the Vijayanagar Empire, Delhi Sultanate, Thanjavur Nayaks, Thanjavur Marathas and the British Empire. Mayiladuthurai was a part of the erstwhile Tanjore district until India's independence in 1947 and Thanjavur district until 1991 and subsequently a part of the newly formed Nagapattinam district. The town is known for agriculture, metal working and weaving. The region around Mayiladuthurai has considerable mineral deposits. - Wikipedia

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