Travel from Chennai to Vadalur

Bus or train from Chennai to Vadalur?

Indian Railways operates a train from Chennai to Vadalur once daily. Tickets cost $4 - $17 and the journey takes 3 h 29 min. Alternatively, Chennai Metro Rail Limited operates a bus from Chennai to Vadalur every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 27 min. 2 other operators also service this route.

How to get from Chennai to Vadalur

From Chennai Egmore (MS) train to Cuddalore Port (CUPJ) then taxi to Vadalur. 3 h 45 min ₹1,178. From Egmore Metro subway to Thirumangalam, subway to Chennai, bus to Chidambaram, then taxi to Vadalur. 7 h 23 min ₹1,310. From Chennai taxi to Vadalur. 2 h 57 min ₹3,911. From Chennai drive to Vadalur. 2 h 57 min ₹1,677. From Chennai Fort train to Madras airport, fly to Tiruchirapalli airport, taxi to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ), train to Cuddalore Port (CUPJ), then taxi to Vadalur. 7 h 18 min ₹5,242.
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    Chennai to Vadalur:

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      1 Train
      • One-Way approx: USD $7 - $21
      • Duration: 3 h 45 min
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      • Duration: 7 h 23 min
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      3 Taxi
      • One-Way approx: USD $50 - $65
      • Duration: 2 h 57 min
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      • One-Way approx: USD $31 - $146
      • Duration: 7 h 18 min
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