There are 6 ways to get from Chennai to Nannilam by train, bus, night train, 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  •  6 h

  1. Take the train from Chennai Egmore (MS) to Thiruvarur Junction (TVR) Ltt Karaikal Exp / ...

$13 - $26

5 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Kumbakonam

$19 - $26

Night train  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the night train from Chennai Egmore (MS) to Peralam Jn (PEM) Karaikal Exp / ...

$14 - $28

Taxi  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chennai to Nannilam 190.3 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Chennai to Nannilam 190.3 miles

$30 - $45

Fly, train  •  6 h

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) MAA - TRZ
  2. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Thiruvarur Junction (TVR)

$34 - $148

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Chennai to Nannilam twice a week. Tickets cost $5 - $17 and the journey takes 5 h 45 min. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Chennai to Nannilam every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 7 h.

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
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Chennai Egmore (MS) to Thiruvarur Junction (TVR)
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$5 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Night train from Chennai Egmore (MS) to Peralam Jn (PEM)
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Thiruvarur Junction (TVR)
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Chennai to Nannilam
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
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

The distance between Chennai and Nannilam is 256 km. The road distance is 304 km.

The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Nannilam is to train which costs ₹850 - ₹1,900 and takes 6 h.

The quickest way to get from Chennai to Nannilam is to taxi which takes 4 h 17 min and costs ₹6,500 - ₹8,500.

It takes approximately 6 h to get from Chennai to Nannilam, including transfers.