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

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Fly to Coimbatore, taxi  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Coimbatore (CJB) MAA - CJB
  2. Take a taxi from Coimbatore to Pollachi

$43 - $131

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Bus  •  10 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Pollachi

$8 - $11

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Fly to Kochi, taxi  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Kochi (COK) MAA - COK
  2. Take a taxi from Kochi to Pollachi

$61 - $185

Train  •  11 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Pollachi Junction (POY) Mas-Pgt Exp

$10 - $20

Drive  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Chennai to Pollachi 343.1 miles

$55 - $85

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No, there is no direct bus from Chennai to Pollachi. However, there are services departing from Periyer Bridge and arriving at Pollachi via Chennai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 48 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chennai Central (MAS) and arriving at Pollachi Junction (POY). Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h 20 min.

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The distance between Chennai and Pollachi is 447 km. The road distance is 549 km.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Pollachi without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 19 min to get from Chennai to Pollachi, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Chennai to Pollachi is to bus which takes 10 h 48 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 11 h 20 min.

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The quickest flight from Madras Airport to Coimbatore Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Chennai to Pollachi bus services, operated by RedBus, arrive at Pollachi station.

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Map of how to get from Chennai to Pollachi.
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  • Distance: 279.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 19 min

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

RedBus operates a bus from Chennai to Pollachi hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $11 and the journey takes 10 h 5 min. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Chennai to Pollachi once daily. Tickets cost $10 - $20 and the journey takes 11 h 20 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Madras to Kochi via Tiruchirapalli
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Madras to Kochi via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $310
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Train operators
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Coimbatore to Pollachi
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Bharathi Taxi
Phone
+91 91 30 002000
Website
bharathicalltaxi.in
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 422 44 22 44 22
Website
meru.in

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Chennai to Pollachi train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Pollachi Junction (POY) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chennai to Pollachi is 549 km. It takes approximately 7 h 10 min to drive from Chennai to Pollachi.

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Jet Airways, Air India Limited, Spicejet and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Madras Airport to Coimbatore Airport.

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There are 16+ hotels available in Pollachi. Prices start at $14 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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