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.

Recommended option

Fly to Lucknow  •  4 h 41 min

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

$101 - $453

Cheapest option

Train  •  34 h 20 min

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

$30 - $45

4 alternative options

Fly to Varanasi  •  6 h 32 min

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

$86 - $178

Fly to Delhi, bus  •  6 h 5 min

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

Fly to Kanpur  •  7 h 6 min

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

$96 - $402

Drive  •  26 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Chennai to Lucknow 1171.7 miles

$190 - $280

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Uttar Pradesh is to train which costs ₹2,300 - ₹3,000 and takes 34 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chennai to Uttar Pradesh is to fly which costs ₹6,500 - ₹32,000 and takes 4 h 41 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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It takes approximately 4 h 41 min to get from Chennai to Uttar Pradesh, including transfers.

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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 20 min.

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

Jet Airways, IndiGo Airlines 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 20 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 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Madras to Lucknow via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Madras to Lucknow via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Madras to Lucknow via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Madras to Lucknow via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Madras to Varanasi via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 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 Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $250
Flights from Madras to Varanasi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $250
Flights from Madras to Delhi
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Lucknow
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Madras to Lucknow via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Madras to Lucknow via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Madras to Lucknow via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Madras to Varanasi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 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 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 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
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
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Madras to Varanasi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 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
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Madras to Varanasi via Colombo
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $6,000
Train operators
Bus operators
UPSRTC
Bus from Delhi to Ghaziabad
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in

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