There are 6 ways to get from Chennai to Shirdi by plane, bus, train, night 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.

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Fly to Pune, bus  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Pune (PNQ) MAA - PNQ
  2. Take the bus from Pune to Shirdi

$39 - $264

Cheapest option

Bus  •  25 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Bangalore
  2. Take the bus from Bangalore to Shirdi

$16 - $33

4 alternative options

Fly to Aurangabad, train  •  10 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Aurangabad (IXU) MAA - IXU
  2. Take the train from Aurangabad (AWB) to Sainagar Siridi (SNSI)

$80 - $258

Fly to Mumbai, night train  •  11 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Mumbai (BOM) MAA - BOM
  2. Take the night train from Dadar (DR) to Sainagar Siridi (SNSI)

$57 - $218

Train  •  25 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Sainagar Siridi (SNSI) Mas-Snsi Exp

$23 - $35

Drive  •  16 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Chennai to Shirdi 711.7 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Shirdi is to bus which costs ₹1,100 - ₹2,400 and takes 25 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chennai to Shirdi is to fly and bus which costs ₹2,800 - ₹20,000 and takes 8 h 47 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chennai to Shirdi. However, there are services departing from Veppampattu and arriving at Shirdi via Chennai and Bangalore. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 42 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chennai Central (MAS) and arriving at Sainagar Siridi (SNSI). Services depart once a week, and operate Wednesday. The journey takes approximately 25 h 20 min.

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The distance between Chennai and Shirdi is 966 km. The road distance is 1138.7 km.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Shirdi without a car is to train which takes 25 h 20 min and costs ₹1,600 - ₹2,300.

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It takes approximately 8 h 47 min to get from Chennai to Shirdi, including transfers.

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

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Map of how to get from Chennai to Shirdi.
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  • Distance: 603.9 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 47 min

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Chennai to Shirdi once a week. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 25 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chennai to Shirdi via Perumalpattu, Chennai, and Bangalore in around 25 h 42 min.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Pune
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Madras to Pune via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Madras to Aurangabad via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Madras to Mumbai
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $240
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Pune
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Madras to Pune via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Madras to Pune via Kochi
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Madras to Mumbai
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $230
Flights from Madras to Mumbai via Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $230
Flights from Madras to Mumbai via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $230
Flights from Madras to Mumbai via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $230
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Pune
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from Madras to Pune via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from Madras to Mumbai
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $230
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Aurangabad via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Flights from Madras to Aurangabad via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Madras to Mumbai
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $240
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Madras to Pune
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Madras to Mumbai
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $250
Trans Euro Air
Flights from Madras to Aurangabad via Cuddapah, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Madras to Aurangabad via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Jet Lite
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Aurangabad via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Aurangabad (AWB) to Sainagar Siridi (SNSI)
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Night train from Dadar (DR) to Sainagar Siridi (SNSI)
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Sainagar Siridi (SNSI)
Ave. Duration
25 h 20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Pune to Shirdi
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Bangalore to Shirdi
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
KSRTC
Website
ksrtc.in
Bus from Bengaluru Kempegowda to Shirdi
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Schedules at
ksrtc.in
Standard
$16 - $22

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