There are 6 ways to get from Chennai to Srīmushnam by train, bus, night train, taxi, car or plane

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

Train  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Egmore (MS) to Vridhachalam Junction (VRI) Vaigai Exp / ...

$9 - $22

Cheapest option

Night train  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the night train from Chennai Egmore (MS) to Chidambaram (CDM) Rameswaram Exp / ...

$6 - $19

4 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Chidambaram

$17 - $23

Taxi  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chennai to Srīmushnam 153.9 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Chennai to Srīmushnam 153.9 miles

$25 - $40

Fly, train  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) MAA - TRZ
  2. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Vridhachalam Junction (VRI)

$32 - $146

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Srīmushnam is to night train which costs ₹420 - ₹1,300 and takes 4 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chennai to Srīmushnam is to train which takes 3 h 20 min and costs ₹600 - ₹1,600.

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The distance between Chennai and Srīmushnam is 210 km. The road distance is 246 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 20 min to get from Chennai to Srīmushnam, including transfers.

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Chennai to Srīmushnam every 3 hours. Tickets cost $4 - $16 and the journey takes 2 h 58 min. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Chennai to Srīmushnam every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 6 h.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Tiruchirapalli
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $210
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Chennai Egmore (MS) to Vridhachalam Junction (VRI)
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Night train from Chennai Egmore (MS) to Chidambaram (CDM)
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Vridhachalam Junction (VRI)
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Chennai to Srīmushnam
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Yellow Taxi
Phone
+91 44 26 54 26 26
Website
yellowcalltaxi.com
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 44 44 22 44 22
Website
merucabs.com

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