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There are 4 ways to get from Chingleput to Ambur by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from Chengalpattu to Chennai Park
  2. Take the train from Chennai Central to Ambur

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Ambur

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Chingleput to Ambur

Drive

  1. Drive from Chingleput to Ambur

Chingleput to Ambur by train and walk

The journey time between Chingleput and Ambur is around 5h 11m and covers a distance of around 240 km. This includes an average layover time of around 51 min. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 23m. Operated by Indian Railways, the Chingleput to Ambur service departs from Chengalpattu and arrives in Ambur. Typically 48 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
4h 19m
Layover time:
51 min
Total time:
5h 11m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
4h 23m
Journey distance:
240 km
Services per week:
48
Cheapest price:
₹215
Carbon emissions:
12 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:05
Last service departs at:
23:10

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Chingleput to Ambur train and walk schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chingleput to Ambur is to train which costs ₹210 - ₹250 and takes 5h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Chingleput to Ambur is to taxi which costs ₹2,800 - ₹3,400 and takes 2h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Chingleput to Ambur. However, there are services departing from Chengalpattu and arriving at Ambur via Chennai Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 23m.

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The distance between Chingleput and Ambur is 137 km. The road distance is 156.4 km.

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The best way to get from Chingleput to Ambur without a car is to train which takes 5h 23m and costs ₹210 - ₹250.

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It takes approximately 5h 23m to get from Chingleput to Ambur, including transfers.

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Chingleput to Ambur train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Chengalpattu station.

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The best way to get from Chingleput to Ambur is to train which takes 5h 23m and costs ₹210 - ₹250. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹700 - ₹1,100 and takes 6h 24m.

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Chingleput to Ambur train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Ambur station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chingleput to Ambur is 156 km. It takes approximately 2h 15m to drive from Chingleput to Ambur.

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Map of how to get from Chingleput to Ambur.
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  • Distance: 137.1 km
  • Duration: 5h 23m

What companies run services between Chingleput, India and Ambur, India?

You can take a train from Chingleput to Ambur via Chennai Park and Chennai Central in around 5h 23m. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Chennai to Ambur 4 times a day. Tickets cost ₹550 - ₹800 and the journey takes 4h 15m.

Train operators
Indian Railways

India’s national rail operator runs passenger and freight trains on both long-distance and suburban routes across the country, from slower multi-stop to faster and more comfortable services. It’s a practical and affordable way to explore the country. Advance ticket bookings usually open 120 days before the date of the journey for Indian nationals; 365 days for international travellers. You’ll be allocated a seat or berth when you book and choose your class of travel.

Contact Details
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Chengalpattu to Chennai Park
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₹85 - ₹95
Website
irctc.co.in
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12go.asia
Train from Chennai Central to Ambur
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
₹130 - ₹150
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Ambur
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
₹550 - ₹800
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Redbus
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Taxi from Chingleput to Ambur
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Estimated price
₹2,800 - ₹3,400

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