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There are 4 ways to get from Chennai to Thiruvali-Thirunagari by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  4h 39m

  1. Take the train from Chennai Egmore to Sirkazhi 11017 / ...

₹533 - ₹626

3 alternative options

Bus  •  7h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Chidambaram

₹1,343 - ₹1,759

Taxi  •  3h 53m

  1. Take a taxi from Chennai to Thiruvali-Thirunagari 268.6 km

₹5,000 - ₹6,500

Drive  •  3h 53m

  1. Drive from Chennai to Thiruvali-Thirunagari 268.6 km

₹1,900 - ₹2,900

Chennai → Thiruvali-Thirunagari
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Last updated: 6 Apr 2021
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The most affordable way to get from Chennai to Thiruvali-Thirunagari is to train, which costs ₹500 - ₹650 and takes 4h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Chennai to Thiruvali-Thirunagari is to taxi which costs ₹5,000 - ₹6,500 and takes 3h 53m.

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The distance between Chennai and Thiruvali-Thirunagari is 214 km. The road distance is 268.6 km.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Thiruvali-Thirunagari without a car is to train which takes 4h 39m and costs ₹500 - ₹650.

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It takes approximately 4h 39m to get from Chennai to Thiruvali-Thirunagari, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Thiruvali-Thirunagari is to train which takes 4h 39m and costs ₹500 - ₹650. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹1,300 - ₹1,800 and takes 7h 6m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chennai to Thiruvali-Thirunagari is 269 km. It takes approximately 3h 53m to drive from Chennai to Thiruvali-Thirunagari.

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There are eight+ hotels available in Thiruvali-Thirunagari. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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  • Distance: 213.5 km
  • Duration: 4h 39m

What companies run services between Chennai, India and Thiruvali-Thirunagari, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Chennai Egmore to Sirkazhi 3 times a day. Tickets cost ₹160 - ₹180 and the journey takes 4h 24m. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Chennai to Chidambaram every 30 minutes. Tickets cost ₹550 - ₹800 and the journey takes 6h. Parveen Travels also services this route twice daily.

Train operators
Indian Railways

India’s national rail operator runs passenger and freight trains on both long-distance and suburban routes across the country, from slower multi-stop to faster and more comfortable services. It’s a practical and affordable way to explore the country. Advance ticket bookings usually open 120 days before the date of the journey for Indian nationals; 365 days for international travellers. You’ll be allocated a seat or berth when you book and choose your class of travel.

Contact Details
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Chennai Egmore to Sirkazhi
Ave. Duration
4h 24m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
₹160 - ₹180
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Chidambaram
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₹550 - ₹800
Book at
Redbus
Parveen Travels
Website
parveentravels.com
Bus from Chennai to Chidambaram
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹684
Schedules at
parveentravels.com
Other operators
Taxi from Chennai to Thiruvali-Thirunagari
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹6,500
Savaari Car Rentals Private Limited
Phone
+91 95 66 63 33 35
Website
savaari.com
Karthik Travels
Phone
+91 44 24 62 22 22
Website
karthiktravels.com
Drop Taxi
Phone
+91 79 99 22 20 00
Website
droptaxi.in

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