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

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Train  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Egmore (MS) to Mayiladuturai J (MV) Ms - Tcn Exp / ...

$15 - $28

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Night train  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the night train from Chennai Egmore (MS) to Peralam Junction (PEM) Ms-Kik Exp

$11 - $23

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Bus  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Kumbakonam

$16 - $23

Taxi  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chennai to Thirupampuram 187 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Chennai to Thirupampuram 187 miles

$30 - $45

Fly, train  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) MAA - TRZ
  2. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Kutralam (KTM)

$38 - $152

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The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Thirupampuram is to bus which costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,700 and takes 7 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chennai to Thirupampuram is to taxi which costs ₹6,500 - ₹8,000 and takes 4 h 13 min.

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The distance between Chennai and Thirupampuram is 247 km. The road distance is 299.2 km.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Thirupampuram without a car is to train which takes 5 h 19 min and costs ₹1,000 - ₹2,100.

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It takes approximately 5 h 19 min to get from Chennai to Thirupampuram, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Thirupampuram is to train which takes 5 h 19 min and costs ₹1,000 - ₹2,100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,700 and takes 7 h 54 min.

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The quickest flight from Madras Airport to Tiruchirapalli Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chennai to Thirupampuram is 299 km. It takes approximately 4 h 13 min to drive from Chennai to Thirupampuram.

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Jet Airways and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Madras Airport to Tiruchirapalli Airport.

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There are 49+ hotels available in Thirupampuram. Prices start at $13 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 154.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 19 min

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Chennai to Thirupampuram twice daily. Tickets cost $5 - $16 and the journey takes 4 h 53 min. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Chennai to Thirupampuram every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 7 h.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Tiruchirapalli
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Tiruchirapalli
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $210
Train operators
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Chennai to Thirupampuram
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
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 best way to get from Chennai to Madras Airport is to train which takes 32 min and costs ₹8.

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