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

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Train Indian Railways  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Walajah Road Junction (WJR) Mangalore Mail / ...

$4 - $16

3 alternative options

Train via Chengalpattu  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Fort to Chengalpattu Msb Cgl Local
  2. Take the train from Chengalpattu to Tirumalpur

$12 - $16

Taxi  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chennai to Walajapet 69.7 miles

$26 - $32

Drive  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Chennai to Walajapet 69.7 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Walajapet is to train which costs ₹280 - ₹1,200 and takes 1 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chennai to Walajapet is to train which costs ₹280 - ₹1,200 and takes 1 h 24 min.

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The distance between Chennai and Walajapet is 100 km. The road distance is 111.4 km.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Walajapet without a car is to train which takes 1 h 24 min and costs ₹280 - ₹1,200.

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It takes approximately 1 h 24 min to get from Chennai to Walajapet, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chennai to Walajapet is 111 km. It takes approximately 1 h 36 min to drive from Chennai to Walajapet.

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There are 16+ hotels available in Walajapet. Prices start at $14 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 62.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 24 min

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Chennai to Walajapet every 4 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $13 and the journey takes 1 h 19 min.

Train operators
Chennai Suburban
Website
erail.in
Train from Chennai Fort to Chengalpattu
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
chennaiepages.com
Train from Chengalpattu to Tirumalpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
chennaiepages.com
Other operators
Taxi from Chennai to Walajapet
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Estimated price
$26 - $32
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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