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

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

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Fly to Mangalore, train  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Mangalore (IXE) MAA - IXE
  2. Take the train from Surathkal (SL) to Murdeshwar (MRDW)

$59 - $418

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Bus  •  18 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Bangalore
  2. Take the bus from Bangalore to Murudeshwar

$15 - $22

3 alternative options

Fly to Goa, train  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Goa (GOI) MAA - GOI
  2. Take the train from Madgaon (MAO) to Murdeshwar (MRDW)

$63 - $184

Train  •  20 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Mangalore (MAQ) Mangalore Mail / ...
  2. Take the train from Mangalore (MAQ) to Murdeshwar (MRDW) Matsyaganda Exp / ...

$18 - $37

Drive  •  11 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Chennai to Murudeshwar 493.8 miles

$80 - $120

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The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Murudeshwar is to bus which costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,700 and takes 18 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chennai to Murudeshwar is to fly and train which costs ₹4,300 - ₹31,000 and takes 7 h 18 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chennai to Murudeshwar. However, there are services departing from Veppampattu and arriving at Murudeshwar via Chennai and Bangalore. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Chennai to Murudeshwar. However, there are services departing from Chennai Central (MAS) and arriving at Murdeshwar (MRDW) via Mangalore (MAQ). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 47 min.

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The distance between Chennai and Murudeshwar is 635 km. The road distance is 790.1 km.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Murudeshwar without a car is to bus which takes 18 h 57 min and costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,700.

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It takes approximately 7 h 18 min to get from Chennai to Murudeshwar, including transfers.

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

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Map of how to get from Chennai to Murudeshwar.
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  • Distance: 397.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 18 min

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

You can take a bus from Chennai to Murudeshwar via Perumalpattu, Chennai, and Bangalore in around 18 h 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Chennai to Murudeshwar via Mangalore (MAQ) and Murdeshwar (MRDW) in around 20 h 47 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Mangalore
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Madras to Mangalore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Madras to Goa
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $210
Flights from Madras to Goa via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $210
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Mangalore
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Flights from Madras to Goa
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Flights from Madras to Goa via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Mangalore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $650
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Goa
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Madras to Goa via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Surathkal (SL) to Murdeshwar (MRDW)
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Madgaon (MAO) to Murdeshwar (MRDW)
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Mangalore (MAQ)
Ave. Duration
16 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Mangalore (MAQ) to Murdeshwar (MRDW)
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Bangalore to Murudeshwar
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Book at
redbus.in

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