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

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

Fly to Trivandrum  •  3 h 18 min

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

$41 - $168

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Kaliakkavilai

$11 - $16

3 alternative options

Fly to Tuticorin, taxi  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Tuticorin (TCR) MAA - TCR
  2. Take a taxi from Tuticorin to Poovar

$54 - $260

Train  •  14 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Egmore (MS) to Parassala (PASA) Ms-Qln Ananthapuri Exp

$17 - $26

Drive  •  10 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Chennai to Poovar 462.3 miles

$75 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Poovar is to bus which costs ₹750 - ₹1,200 and takes 13 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chennai to Poovar is to fly which costs ₹2,800 - ₹12,000 and takes 3 h 18 min.

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The distance between Chennai and Poovar is 636 km. The road distance is 739.7 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 18 min to get from Chennai to Poovar, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Chennai to Poovar.
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  • Distance: 397.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 18 min

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

Air India Express, Spicejet and two other airlines fly from Chennai to Poovar 5 times a day. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Chennai to Poovar every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 12 h 35 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from Madras to Tuticorin
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
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
Flights from Madras to Tuticorin
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $440
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
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
Other operators
Taxi from Tuticorin to Poovar
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40

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