There are 4 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, taxi  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Trivandrum (TRV) MAA - TRV
  2. Take a taxi from Trivandrum to Poovar

$41 - $168

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Kaliakkavilai

$12 - $18

2 alternative options

Train  •  15 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Egmore (MS) to Parashshala (PASA) Anantapuri Exp

$18 - $27

Drive  •  10 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Chennai to Poovar 462.3 miles

$75 - $110

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

RedBus operates a bus from Chennai to Poovar every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 12 h 35 min. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Chennai to Poovar once daily. Tickets cost $15 - $24 and the journey takes 14 h 55 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 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
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Train operators
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Trivandrum to Poovar
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Sanjay Taxi
Phone
+91 9747180107
Website
sanjaytaxi.com
Fast Track call taxi
Phone
+91 471 2888999
Website
trivandrum.fasttrackcalltaxi.in

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Chennai and Poovar is 636 km. The road distance is 740 km.

The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Poovar is to bus which costs ₹800 - ₹1,300 and takes 13 h 16 min.

The quickest way to get from Chennai to Poovar is to fly and taxi which takes 3 h 25 min and costs ₹2,700 - ₹12,000.

It takes approximately 3 h 25 min to get from Chennai to Poovar, including transfers.