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

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Train  •  5 h 30 min

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

$5 - $16

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Bus  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Thiruvarur

$7 - $11

Taxi  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chennai to Thiruvarur 195.9 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Chennai to Thiruvarur 195.9 miles

$30 - $50

Fly, train  •  5 h 27 min

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

$26 - $137

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No, there is no direct bus from Chennai to Thiruvarur. However, there are services departing from Periyer Bridge and arriving at Thiruvarur via Chennai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chennai Egmore (MS) and arriving at Thiruvarur Junction (TVR). Services depart twice a week, and operate Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 5 h 30 min.

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The distance between Chennai and Thiruvarur is 267 km. The road distance is 313.5 km.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Thiruvarur without a car is to train which takes 5 h 30 min and costs .

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The train from Chennai Egmore (MS) to Thiruvarur Junction (TVR) takes 5 h 30 min including transfers and departs twice a week.

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Chennai to Thiruvarur bus services, operated by RedBus, depart from Chennai station.

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

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The best way to get from Chennai to Thiruvarur is to train which takes 5 h 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 16 min.

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The quickest flight from Madras Airport to Tiruchirapalli Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Chennai to Thiruvarur bus services, operated by RedBus, arrive at Thiruvarur station.

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Map of how to get from Chennai to Thiruvarur.
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  • Distance: 166.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 30 min

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Chennai to Thiruvarur twice a week. Tickets cost $5 - $16 and the journey takes 5 h 30 min. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Chennai to Thiruvarur every 3 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 6 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 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $210
Train operators
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Chennai to Thiruvarur
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Estimated price
$95 - $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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Chennai to Thiruvarur train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Thiruvarur Junction (TVR) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chennai to Thiruvarur is 313 km. It takes approximately 4 h 25 min to drive from Chennai to Thiruvarur.

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

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There are nine+ hotels available in Thiruvarur. 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 .

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