There are 4 ways to get from Chennai to Tiruvannamalai by train, taxi, bus or car

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, taxi  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Vaigai Exp / ...

$19 - $35

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 32 min

$11 - $16

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 h 40 min

  1. 123.2 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  2 h 40 min

  1. 123.2 miles

$20 - $29

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

RedBus operates a bus from Chennai to Tiruvannamalai twice daily. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 9 h 15 min.

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Chennai and Tiruvannamalai is 162 km. The road distance is 197 km.

The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Tiruvannamalai is to bus which costs ₹750 - ₹1,200 and takes 10 h 32 min.

The quickest way to get from Chennai to Tiruvannamalai is to taxi which takes 2 h 40 min and costs ₹3,300 - ₹4,000.

It takes approximately 3 h 8 min to get from Chennai to Tiruvannamalai, including transfers.