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

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Fly  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Tuticorin (TCR) MAA - TCR

$32 - $230

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Bus  •  25 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Tiruchendur

$8 - $12

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Train  •  16 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Egmore (MS) to Tiruchendur (TCN) Ms - Tcn Exp

$13 - $22

Taxi  •  9 h 13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chennai to Thiruchendur Murugan temple 395.9 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  9 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Chennai to Thiruchendur Murugan temple 395.9 miles

$60 - $95

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The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Thiruchendur Murugan temple is to bus which costs ₹550 - ₹900 and takes 25 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chennai to Thiruchendur Murugan temple is to fly which costs ₹2,300 - ₹17,000 and takes 3 h 44 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chennai to Thiruchendur Murugan temple. However, there are services departing from Veppampattu and arriving at Tiruchendur via Chennai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 43 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chennai Egmore (MS) and arriving at Tiruchendur (TCN). Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 16 h 15 min.

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The distance between Chennai and Thiruchendur Murugan temple is 562 km. The road distance is 633.4 km.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Thiruchendur Murugan temple without a car is to train which takes 16 h 34 min and costs ₹1,000 - ₹1,600.

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It takes approximately 3 h 44 min to get from Chennai to Thiruchendur Murugan temple, including transfers.

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Chennai to Thiruchendur Murugan temple bus services, operated by RedBus, depart from Chennai station.

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Chennai to Thiruchendur Murugan temple train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Chennai Egmore (MS) station.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Thiruchendur Murugan temple is to fly which takes 3 h 44 min and costs ₹2,300 - ₹17,000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹1,000 - ₹1,600 and takes 16 h 34 min, you could also bus, which costs ₹550 - ₹900 and takes 25 h 43 min.

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  • Distance: 351.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 44 min

What companies run services between Chennai, India and Thiruchendur Murugan temple, India?

Spicejet and IndiGo Airlines fly from Chennai to Thiruchendur Murugan temple 5 times a day. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Chennai to Thiruchendur Murugan temple once daily. Tickets cost $13 - $22 and the journey takes 16 h 15 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Tuticorin
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Tuticorin
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $440
Train operators
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Chennai to Thiruchendur Murugan temple
Ave. Duration
9 h 13 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
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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The quickest flight from Madras Airport to Tuticorin Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Chennai to Thiruchendur Murugan temple bus services, operated by RedBus, arrive at Tiruchendur station.

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Chennai to Thiruchendur Murugan temple train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Tiruchendur (TCN) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chennai to Thiruchendur Murugan temple is 633 km. It takes approximately 9 h 13 min to drive from Chennai to Thiruchendur Murugan temple.

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Spicejet and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Madras Airport to Tuticorin Airport.

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There are three+ hotels available in Thiruchendur Murugan temple. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Madras Airport is to train which takes 32 min and costs ₹8.

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