There are 5 ways to get from Chennai to Vaitheeswarankoil by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

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

Train  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Trichy Exp

$23 - $38

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 50 min

$19 - $26

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 h 38 min

  1. 163.6 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  3 h 38 min

  1. 163.6 miles

$26 - $40

Fly, train  •  6 h 53 min

  1. MAA - TRZ

$45 - $161

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Chennai to Vaitheeswarankoil once daily. Tickets cost $4 - $16 and the journey takes 4 h 33 min. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Chennai to Vaitheeswarankoil every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 6 h.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Tiruchirapalli
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $210
Train operators
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Chennai to Vaitheeswarankoil
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Yellow Taxi
Phone
+91 44 26 54 26 26
Website
yellowcalltaxi.com
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 44 44 22 44 22
Website
merucabs.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Chennai and Vaitheeswarankoil is 218 km. The road distance is 262 km.

The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Vaitheeswarankoil is to bus which costs ₹1,300 - ₹1,800 and takes 6 h 50 min.

The quickest way to get from Chennai to Vaitheeswarankoil is to taxi which takes 3 h 38 min and costs ₹5,500 - ₹7,000.

It takes approximately 5 h 18 min to get from Chennai to Vaitheeswarankoil, including transfers.