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

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Fly  •  2 h 59 min

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

$36 - $162

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Trivandrum

$9 - $13

2 alternative options

Train  •  16 h 54 min

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

$17 - $25

Drive  •  10 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Chennai to Padmanabhaswamy Temple 457.1 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Padmanabhaswamy Temple is to bus which costs ₹600 - ₹950 and takes 13 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chennai to Padmanabhaswamy Temple is to fly which costs ₹2,400 - ₹12,000 and takes 2 h 59 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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It takes approximately 2 h 59 min to get from Chennai to Padmanabhaswamy Temple, including transfers.

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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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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 $9 - $13 and the journey takes 13 h.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 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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