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There are 6 ways to get from Chennai to Uttar Pradesh by plane, bus, train 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.

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Fly to Varanasi  •  4h 25m

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

$86 - $178

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Train  •  39h 25m

  1. Take the train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Lucknowjn (LJN) Mas-Ljn Exp

$30 - $45

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Fly to Lucknow  •  4h 39m

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

$101 - $453

Fly to Delhi, bus  •  6h 16m

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

$61 - $298

Fly to Allahabad  •  6h 45m

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

$142 - $603

Drive  •  26h 58m

  1. Drive from Chennai to Lucknow 1171.7 miles

$190 - $280

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The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Uttar Pradesh is to train which costs ₹2,300 - ₹3,100 and takes 39h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Chennai to Uttar Pradesh is to fly which costs ₹6,000 - ₹14,000 and takes 4h 25m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chennai Central (MAS) and arriving at Lucknowjn (LJN). Services depart twice a week, and operate Tuesday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 39h 25m.

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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 39h 25m and costs ₹2,300 - ₹3,100.

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It takes approximately 4h 25m 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 4h 25m and costs ₹6,000 - ₹14,000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹2,300 - ₹3,100 and takes 39h 25m.

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The quickest flight from Madras Airport to Varanasi Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 25m.

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

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Map of how to get from Chennai to Uttar Pradesh.
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  • Distance: 976.6 miles
  • Duration: 4h 25m

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

Spicejet, IndiGo Airlines and two other airlines fly from Chennai to Varanasi every 4 hours. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Chennai to Lucknow twice a week. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 39h 25m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Varanasi via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $250
Flights from Madras to Varanasi via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $250
Flights from Madras to Lucknow
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Madras to Lucknow via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Madras to Lucknow via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Madras to Lucknow via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Madras to Lucknow via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Madras to Lucknow via Jaipur
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Madras to Delhi
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Madras to Allahabad via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Madras to Allahabad via Kochi, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
10h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Madras to Allahabad via Mumbai, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Lucknow via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Madras to Lucknow via Pune
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Madras to Lucknow via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Madras to Delhi
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Varanasi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Flights from Madras to Delhi
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $700
Flights from Madras to Allahabad via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Varanasi
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Flights from Madras to Varanasi via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Flights from Madras to Delhi
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Madras to Allahabad via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Madras to Varanasi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Madras to Delhi
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Madras to Allahabad via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Train operators
Bus operators
UPSRTC
Bus from Delhi to Ghaziabad
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in

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

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Air India Limited, Vistara, Spicejet and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Madras Airport to Varanasi Airport.

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There are five+ hotels available in Uttar Pradesh. 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 32m and costs ₹8.

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