There are 8 ways to get from Chennai to Taj Mahal by plane, train or car

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Fly to Delhi, train  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Delhi (DEL) MAA - DEL
  2. Take the train from New Delhi (NDLS) to Agra Cantt (AGC)

$61 - $309

Cheapest option

Train  •  29 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Agra Cantt (AGC) Mas-Ndls Tamil Nadu Exp / ...

$33 - $43

6 alternative options

Fly to Jaipur, train  •  9 h

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Jaipur (JAI) MAA - JAI
  2. Take the train from Getor Jagatpura (GTJT) to Idgah Agra Junction (IDH)

$72 - $270

Fly to Gwalior, train  •  10 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Gwalior (GWL) MAA - GWL
  2. Take the train from Gwalior Junction (GWL) to Agra Cantt (AGC)

$96 - $410

Fly to Agra  •  13 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Agra (AGR) MAA - AGR

$98 - $394

Fly to Lucknow, train  •  12 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Lucknow (LKO) MAA - LKO
  2. Take the train from Lucknowjn (LJN) to Yamuna Bdg Agra (JAB)

$106 - $467

Train via Raja Ki Mandi (RKM)  •  31 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Raja Ki Mandi (RKM) Mas-Ndls Grand Trunk Exp

$33 - $43

Drive  •  27 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Chennai to Taj Mahal 1207.2 miles

$190 - $290

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Taj Mahal is to train which costs ₹2,400 - ₹3,200 and takes 29 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chennai to Taj Mahal is to fly and train which costs ₹4,400 - ₹23,000 and takes 7 h 55 min.

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The distance between Chennai and Taj Mahal is 1584 km. The road distance is 1931.5 km.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Taj Mahal without a car is to train which takes 29 h 59 min and costs ₹2,400 - ₹3,200.

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It takes approximately 7 h 55 min to get from Chennai to Taj Mahal, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Taj Mahal is to fly which takes 13 h 10 min and costs ₹7,000 - ₹29,000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹2,400 - ₹3,200 and takes 29 h 59 min.

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The quickest flight from Madras Airport to Delhi Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 45 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chennai to Taj Mahal is 1931 km. It takes approximately 27 h 59 min to drive from Chennai to Taj Mahal.

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  • Distance: 989.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 55 min

What companies run services between Chennai, India and Taj Mahal, India?

Jet Airways, Air India Limited and three other airlines fly from Chennai to Taj Mahal every 4 hours. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Chennai to Taj Mahal once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $40 and the journey takes 29 h 50 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Delhi
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Madras to Jaipur
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Madras to Jaipur via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Madras to Jaipur via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Madras to Jaipur via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Madras to Lucknow
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Madras to Lucknow via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Madras to Lucknow via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Madras to Lucknow via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Madras to Lucknow via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Madras to Lucknow via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Delhi
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $700
Flights from Madras to Gwalior via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Flights from Madras to Agra via Delhi, Varanasi
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Madras to Agra via Hyderabad, Varanasi
Ave. Duration
14 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $390
Flights from Madras to Agra via Ahmedabad, Varanasi
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Madras to Agra via Mumbai, Varanasi
Ave. Duration
15 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Madras to Agra via Kolkata, Varanasi
Ave. Duration
15 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Madras to Agra via Bengaluru, Varanasi
Ave. Duration
16 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Madras to Agra via Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Varanasi
Ave. Duration
16 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Delhi
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Madras to Jaipur via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from Madras to Jaipur via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from Madras to Lucknow
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Madras to Lucknow via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Madras to Lucknow via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Madras to Lucknow via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Delhi
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Madras to Gwalior via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Madras to Delhi
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Madras to Jaipur via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from New Delhi (NDLS) to Agra Cantt (AGC)
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Getor Jagatpura (GTJT) to Idgah Agra Junction (IDH)
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Gwalior Junction (GWL) to Agra Cantt (AGC)
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Lucknowjn (LJN) to Yamuna Bdg Agra (JAB)
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Agra Cantt (AGC)
Ave. Duration
29 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Raja Ki Mandi (RKM)
Ave. Duration
31 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Book at
irctc.co.in

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