There are 5 ways to get from Chennai to Thiruvarur 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  •  5 h 45 min

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

$5 - $17

4 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Thiruvarur

$8 - $12

Taxi  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chennai to Thiruvarur 195.9 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Chennai to Thiruvarur 195.9 miles

$30 - $50

Fly, train  •  5 h 44 min

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

$27 - $140

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 - $17 and the journey takes 5 h 45 min. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Chennai to Thiruvarur every 3 hours. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 6 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 Thiruvarur
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
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 Thiruvarur?

The distance between Chennai and Thiruvarur is 267 km. The road distance is 313 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Thiruvarur is to bus which costs ₹550 - ₹850 and takes 7 h 10 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Chennai to Thiruvarur is to taxi which takes 4 h 25 min and costs ₹7,000 - ₹8,500.

Is there a direct train between Chennai and Thiruvarur?

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 45 min.

Is there a direct bus between Chennai and Thiruvarur?

No, there is no direct bus from Chennai to Thiruvarur. However, there are services departing from Veppampattu and arriving at Thiruvarur via Chennai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 10 min.

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

The train from Chennai Egmore (MS) to Thiruvarur Junction (TVR) takes 5 h 45 min including transfers and departs twice a week.