There are 4 ways to get from Chennai to Padmanabhaswamy Temple by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Trivandrum (TRV) MAA - TRV

$36 - $162

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Bus  •  13 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Trivandrum

$8 - $12

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Train  •  16 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC) Trivandrum Mail / ...

$16 - $23

Drive  •  10 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Chennai to Padmanabhaswamy Temple 457.1 miles

$70 - $110

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No, there is no direct bus from Chennai to Padmanabhaswamy Temple. However, there are services departing from Veppampattu and arriving at Trivandrum via Chennai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 36 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chennai Central (MAS) and arriving at Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC). Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 16 h 30 min.

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The distance between Chennai and Padmanabhaswamy Temple is 628 km. The road distance is 731.4 km.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Padmanabhaswamy Temple without a car is to bus which takes 13 h 36 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 52 min to get from Chennai to Padmanabhaswamy Temple, including transfers.

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

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Chennai to Padmanabhaswamy Temple train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Chennai Central (MAS) station.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Padmanabhaswamy Temple is to fly which takes 2 h 52 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 13 h 36 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 16 h 54 min.

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The quickest flight from Madras Airport to Trivandrum Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Chennai to Padmanabhaswamy Temple bus services, operated by RedBus, arrive at Trivandrum station.

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Map of how to get from Chennai to Padmanabhaswamy Temple.
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  • Distance: 392.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 52 min

What companies run services between Chennai, India and Padmanabhaswamy Temple, India?

Air India Express, Spicejet and two other airlines fly from Chennai to Padmanabhaswamy Temple 5 times a day. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Chennai to Padmanabhaswamy Temple every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 13 h.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Air India Express
Website
airindiaexpress.in
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Train operators
Bus operators

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Chennai to Padmanabhaswamy Temple train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chennai to Padmanabhaswamy Temple is 731 km. It takes approximately 10 h 53 min to drive from Chennai to Padmanabhaswamy Temple.

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Air India Express, Spicejet, Air India Limited and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Madras Airport to Trivandrum Airport.

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There are 381+ hotels available in Padmanabhaswamy Temple. Prices start at $17 USD 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 .

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