There are 5 ways to get from Chennai to Thiruthuraipoondi by train, bus, 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  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Egmore (MS) to Thiruvarur Junction (TVR) Ltt Karaikal Exp / ...

$17 - $31

4 alternative options

Bus  •  8 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Velankanni

$21 - $28

Taxi  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chennai to Thiruthuraipoondi 214.1 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Chennai to Thiruthuraipoondi 214.1 miles

$35 - $55

Fly, train  •  6 h 10 min

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

$38 - $153

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Chennai to Thiruthuraipoondi twice a week. Tickets cost $5 - $17 and the journey takes 5 h 45 min. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Chennai to Thiruthuraipoondi hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 8 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
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Chennai to Thiruthuraipoondi
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Chennai to Thiruthuraipoondi?

The distance between Chennai and Thiruthuraipoondi is 292 km. The road distance is 343 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Chennai to Thiruthuraipoondi?

The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Thiruthuraipoondi is to bus which costs ₹1,400 - ₹1,900 and takes 8 h 59 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Chennai to Thiruthuraipoondi?

The quickest way to get from Chennai to Thiruthuraipoondi is to taxi which takes 4 h 52 min and costs ₹7,500 - ₹9,500.

How long does it take to get from Chennai to Thiruthuraipoondi?

It takes approximately 6 h 11 min to get from Chennai to Thiruthuraipoondi, including transfers.