There are 5 ways to get from Chennai to Mayiladuthurai by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Egmore (MS) to Mayiladuturai J (MV) Tiruchendur Exp / ...

$17 - $31

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Mayiladuthurai

$8 - $12

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chennai to Mayiladuthurai 171.1 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Chennai to Mayiladuthurai 171.1 miles

$27 - $40

Fly, train  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) MAA - TRZ
  2. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Kutralam (KTM)

$33 - $148

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Chennai to Mayiladuthurai 3 times a day. Tickets cost $4 - $17 and the journey takes 4 h 33 min. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Chennai to Mayiladuthurai every 4 hours. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 6 h 40 min.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Tiruchirapalli
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $210
Train operators
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Chennai to Mayiladuthurai
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Yellow Taxi
Phone
+91 44 26 54 26 26
Website
yellowcalltaxi.com
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 44 44 22 44 22
Website
merucabs.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Chennai to Mayiladuthurai?

The distance between Chennai and Mayiladuthurai is 231 km. The road distance is 274 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Chennai to Mayiladuthurai?

The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Mayiladuthurai is to bus which costs ₹550 - ₹850 and takes 7 h 50 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Chennai to Mayiladuthurai?

The quickest way to get from Chennai to Mayiladuthurai is to taxi which takes 3 h 49 min and costs ₹6,000 - ₹7,500.

Is there a direct bus between Chennai and Mayiladuthurai?

No, there is no direct bus from Chennai to Mayiladuthurai. However, there are services departing from Veppampattu and arriving at Mayiladuthurai via Chennai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 50 min.

How long does it take to get from Chennai to Mayiladuthurai?

It takes approximately 5 h 2 min to get from Chennai to Mayiladuthurai, including transfers.