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

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Fly  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Madurai (IXM) MAA - IXM

$23 - $155

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Bus  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Madurai

$11 - $16

4 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Egmore (MS) to Kudal Nagar (KON) Ms Guruvayur Exp

$12 - $23

Train via Madurai Junction (MDU)  •  10 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Madurai Junction (MDU) Ddn/Cdg-Mas Exp. / ...

$14 - $23

Taxi  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chennai to Thiruparankundram 292.1 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Chennai to Thiruparankundram 292.1 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Thiruparankundram is to bus which costs ₹800 - ₹1,200 and takes 8 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chennai to Thiruparankundram is to fly which costs ₹1,600 - ₹12,000 and takes 2 h 53 min.

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The distance between Chennai and Thiruparankundram is 430 km. The road distance is 467.4 km.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Thiruparankundram without a car is to train which takes 7 h 32 min and costs ₹850 - ₹1,700.

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It takes approximately 2 h 53 min to get from Chennai to Thiruparankundram, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Thiruparankundram is to fly which takes 2 h 53 min and costs ₹1,600 - ₹12,000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹850 - ₹1,700 and takes 7 h 32 min, you could also bus, which costs ₹800 - ₹1,200 and takes 8 h 51 min.

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The quickest flight from Madras Airport to Madurai Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chennai to Thiruparankundram is 467 km. It takes approximately 6 h 49 min to drive from Chennai to Thiruparankundram.

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Air India Limited, IndiGo Airlines, Spicejet and Jet Airways offer flights from Madras Airport to Madurai Airport.

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There are 100+ hotels available in Thiruparankundram. Prices start at $15 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chennai to Thiruparankundram.
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  • Distance: 268.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 53 min

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

Spicejet, Air India Limited and two other airlines fly from Chennai to Thiruparankundram every 2 hours. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Chennai to Thiruparankundram once daily. Tickets cost $8 - $18 and the journey takes 7 h 19 min.

Airlines
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $200
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $180
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $170
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Train operators
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Chennai to Thiruparankundram
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
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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