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

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Muv Rmm Exp / ...

$7 - $20

3 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 54 min

$15 - $21

Taxi  •  2 h 57 min

  1. 132.1 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  2 h 57 min

  1. 132.1 miles

$21 - $35

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Chennai to Vadalur once daily. Tickets cost $3 - $16 and the journey takes 3 h 29 min. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Chennai to Vadalur every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 6 h.

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Chennai and Vadalur is 188 km. The road distance is 211 km.

The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Vadalur is to train which costs ₹450 - ₹1,400 and takes 3 h 45 min.

The quickest way to get from Chennai to Vadalur is to taxi which takes 2 h 57 min and costs ₹3,300 - ₹4,000.

It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to get from Chennai to Vadalur, including transfers.