There are 8 ways to get from Chennai to Perambalur by train, bus, 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.

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Train  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Egmore (MS) to Ariyalur (ALU) Ms-Kkdi Pallavan Exp / ...

$12 - $24

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Fort to Chengalpattu Msb Cgl Local
  2. Take the bus from Chengalpattu to Perambalur

$5 - $8

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Bus SETC  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Perambalur

$7 - $10

Bus RedBus  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Broadway to Kilkondaiyur 120E
  2. Take the bus from Chennai to Perambalur

$7 - $11

Taxi  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chennai to Perambalur 173.6 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Chennai to Perambalur 173.6 miles

$28 - $45

Fly to Tiruchirapalli, bus  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) MAA - TRZ
  2. Take the bus from Tiruchirapalli to Perambalur

$28 - $129

Fly to Salem, taxi  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Salem (SXV) MAA - SXV
  2. Take a taxi from Salem to Perambalur

$52 - $327

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Perambalur is to train and bus which costs ₹370 - ₹600 and takes 5 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chennai to Perambalur is to taxi which costs ₹4,300 - ₹5,500 and takes 3 h 55 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chennai and arriving at Perambalur. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 11 min.

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The distance between Chennai and Perambalur is 256 km. The road distance is 277.8 km.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Perambalur without a car is to train which takes 4 h 6 min and costs ₹850 - ₹1,800.

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It takes approximately 4 h 6 min to get from Chennai to Perambalur, including transfers.

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Chennai to Perambalur bus services, operated by SETC, depart from Chennai station.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Perambalur is to train which takes 4 h 6 min and costs ₹850 - ₹1,800. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹500 - ₹700 and takes 4 h 11 min.

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The quickest flight from Madras Airport to Tiruchirapalli Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Chennai to Perambalur bus services, operated by SETC, arrive at Perambalur station.

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  • Distance: 160 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 6 min

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Chennai to Perambalur every 4 hours. Tickets cost $4 - $16 and the journey takes 3 h 41 min. Alternatively, SETC operates a bus from Chennai to Perambalur hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $10 and the journey takes 4 h 11 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Tiruchirapalli
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Tiruchirapalli
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $210
Trans Euro Air
Flights from Madras to Salem
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $300
Train operators
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Chennai to Perambalur
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Bus from Chengalpattu to Perambalur
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Bus from Tiruchirapalli to Perambalur
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tnstc.in
MTC
Bus from Broadway to Kilkondaiyur
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
mtcbus.org
Other operators
Taxi from Chennai to Perambalur
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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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