There are 7 ways to get from Chennai to Uttar Pradesh by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Lucknow  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Lucknow (LKO) MAA - LKO

$101 - $453

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Train  •  34 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Lucknowjn (LJN) Raptisagar Exp / ...

$30 - $45

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Fly to Varanasi  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Varanasi (VNS) MAA - VNS

$86 - $178

Fly to Delhi, bus  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Delhi (DEL) MAA - DEL
  2. Take the bus from Delhi to Ghaziabad

$60 - $297

Fly to Allahabad  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Allahabad (IXD) MAA - IXD

$142 - $603

Fly to Kanpur  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Kanpur (KNU) MAA - KNU

$101 - $482

Drive  •  26 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Chennai to Lucknow 1171.7 miles

$190 - $280

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chennai Central (MAS) and arriving at Lucknowjn (LJN). Services depart six times a week, and operate Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 34 h 15 min.

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The distance between Chennai and Uttar Pradesh is 1563 km. The road distance is 1874.7 km.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Uttar Pradesh without a car is to train which takes 34 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to get from Chennai to Uttar Pradesh, including transfers.

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Chennai to Uttar Pradesh train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Chennai Central (MAS) station.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Uttar Pradesh is to fly which takes 4 h 39 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 34 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from Madras Airport to Lucknow Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 50 min.

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Chennai to Uttar Pradesh train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Lucknowjn (LJN) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chennai to Uttar Pradesh is 1875 km. It takes approximately 26 h 58 min to drive from Chennai to Uttar Pradesh.

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

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  • Distance: 976.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 39 min

What companies run services between Chennai, India and Uttar Pradesh, India?

IndiGo Airlines, Jet Airways and Jet Lite fly from Chennai to Lucknow hourly. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Chennai to Lucknow 6 times a week. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 34 h 15 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Lucknow
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Madras to Lucknow via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Madras to Lucknow via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Madras to Lucknow via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Madras to Lucknow via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Madras to Varanasi via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $250
Flights from Madras to Varanasi via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $250
Flights from Madras to Varanasi via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $250
Flights from Madras to Varanasi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $250
Flights from Madras to Varanasi via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $250
Flights from Madras to Delhi
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Madras to Allahabad via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Madras to Allahabad via Hyderabad, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Madras to Allahabad via Madurai, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Madras to Allahabad via Kochi, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Madras to Allahabad via Mumbai, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
11 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Madras to Allahabad via Tiruchirapalli, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Madras to Allahabad via Trivandrum, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Lucknow via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Madras to Lucknow via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Madras to Lucknow via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Madras to Varanasi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $340
Flights from Madras to Delhi
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Varanasi via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Flights from Madras to Varanasi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Flights from Madras to Varanasi via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Flights from Madras to Varanasi via Vijayawada, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Flights from Madras to Delhi
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Madras to Kanpur via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Madras to Kanpur via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Madras to Kanpur via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Varanasi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Flights from Madras to Varanasi via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Flights from Madras to Delhi
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $700
Flights from Madras to Allahabad via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Madras to Allahabad via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Madras to Varanasi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Madras to Delhi
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Madras to Allahabad via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Train operators
Bus operators
UPSRTC
Bus from Delhi to Ghaziabad
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in

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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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