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

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Train  •  4h 49m

  1. Take the train from Chennai Egmore to Srirangam 02205 / ...

₹448 - ₹513

4 alternative options

Bus  •  7h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Trichy

₹883 - ₹1,209

Taxi  •  4h 26m

  1. Take a taxi from Chennai to Samayapuram 314.5 km

₹4,900 - ₹6,000

Drive  •  4h 26m

  1. Drive from Chennai to Samayapuram 314.5 km

₹2,300 - ₹3,400

Fly  •  2h 52m

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) MAA - TRZ

₹2,378 - ₹6,176

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The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Samayapuram is to train which costs ₹440 - ₹550 and takes 4h 49m.

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The quickest way to get from Chennai to Samayapuram is to fly which costs ₹2,300 - ₹6,500 and takes 2h 52m.

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The distance between Chennai and Samayapuram is 293 km. The road distance is 314.5 km.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Samayapuram without a car is to train which takes 4h 49m and costs ₹440 - ₹550.

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It takes approximately 4h 49m to get from Chennai to Samayapuram, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Samayapuram is to train which takes 4h 49m and costs ₹440 - ₹550. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹850 - ₹1,300 and takes 7h 26m, you could also fly, which costs ₹2,300 - ₹6,500 and takes 2h 52m.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Chennai to Samayapuram is 315 km. It takes approximately 4h 26m to drive from Chennai to Samayapuram.

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Helitrans and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Madras Airport to Tiruchirapalli Airport.

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There are 18+ hotels available in Samayapuram. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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  • Distance: 293.3 km
  • Duration: 4h 49m

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Chennai Egmore to Srirangam every 4 hours. Tickets cost ₹180 - ₹210 and the journey takes 4h 38m. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Chennai to Trichy every 10 minutes. Tickets cost ₹550 - ₹800 and the journey takes 6h 50m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Tiruchirapalli
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹1,900 - ₹11,000
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Madras to Tiruchirapalli
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹1,000 - ₹23,000
Train operators
Indian Railways

India’s national rail operator runs passenger and freight trains on both long-distance and suburban routes across the country, from slower multi-stop to faster and more comfortable services. It’s a practical and affordable way to explore the country. Advance ticket bookings usually open 120 days before the date of the journey for Indian nationals; 365 days for international travellers. You’ll be allocated a seat or berth when you book and choose your class of travel.

Contact Details
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Chennai Egmore to Srirangam
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₹180 - ₹210
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Trichy
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
₹550 - ₹800
Book at
Redbus
Other operators
Taxi from Chennai to Samayapuram
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
Estimated price
₹4,900 - ₹6,000
Savaari Car Rentals Private Limited
Phone
+91 95 66 63 33 35
Website
savaari.com
Karthik Travels
Phone
+91 44 24 62 22 22
Website
karthiktravels.com
Drop Taxi
Phone
+91 79 99 22 20 00
Website
droptaxi.in

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The best way to get from Chennai to Madras Airport is to train which takes 32 min and costs ₹7 - ₹80.

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