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

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Train  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Egmore (MS) to Nagappattinam (NGT) Ltt Karaikal Exp

$6 - $17

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Bus  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Nagapattinam

$8 - $12

Taxi  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chennai to Nagapattinam 197.7 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Chennai to Nagapattinam 197.7 miles

$30 - $50

Fly, train  •  6 h 19 min

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

$27 - $139

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Nagapattinam is to bus which costs ₹550 - ₹850 and takes 8 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chennai to Nagapattinam is to taxi which takes 4 h 25 min and costs ₹7,000 - ₹8,500.

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The distance between Chennai and Nagapattinam is 263 km. The road distance is 316 km.

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The train from Chennai Egmore (MS) to Nagappattinam (NGT) takes 6 h 28 min including transfers and departs once a week.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chennai to Nagapattinam. However, there are services departing from Veppampattu and arriving at Nagapattinam via Chennai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 1 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chennai Egmore (MS) and arriving at Nagappattinam (NGT). Services depart once a week, and operate Saturday. The journey takes approximately 6 h 28 min.

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Chennai to Nagapattinam once a week. Tickets cost $6 - $17 and the journey takes 6 h 28 min. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Chennai to Nagapattinam hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 7 h 30 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 Nagapattinam
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
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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