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There are 3 ways to get from Cuddalore to Ambur by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  6h 17m

  1. Take the train from Cuddalore Port Jn. to Katpadi Jn 07408
  2. Take the train from Katpadi Jn to Ambur 02607 / ...

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Taxi  •  3h 17m

  1. Take a taxi from Cuddalore to Ambur 214.1 km

Drive  •  3h 17m

  1. Drive from Cuddalore to Ambur 214.1 km

Cuddalore to Ambur by train

The train journey time between Cuddalore and Ambur is around 7h 47m and covers a distance of around 260 km. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 30m. The fastest train normally takes 7h 47m. Operated by Indian Railways, the Cuddalore to Ambur train service departs from Cuddalore Port Jn. and arrives in Ambur. Typically three trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
5h 17m
Layover time:
2h 30m
Total time:
7h 47m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
7h 47m
Train distance:
260 km
Trains per week:
3
Cheapest price:
₹259
Carbon emissions:
13 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
08:36
Last train departs at:
08:36

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Cuddalore to Ambur train schedules

Cuddalore → Ambur
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COVID-19 help in India

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 1800118797

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Ambur is 1800118797.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Ambur is recommended.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1800118797.

Last updated: 20 Oct 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cuddalore to Ambur is to train which costs ₹250 - ₹1,500 and takes 6h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Cuddalore to Ambur is to taxi which costs ₹3,800 - ₹4,600 and takes 3h 17m.

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No, there is no direct train from Cuddalore to Ambur. However, there are services departing from Cuddalore Port Jn. and arriving at Ambur via Katpadi Jn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 17m.

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It is 162 km from Cuddalore to Ambur. It is approximately 214.1 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Cuddalore to Ambur without a car is to train which takes 6h 17m and costs ₹250 - ₹1,500.

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It takes approximately 6h 17m to get from Cuddalore to Ambur, including transfers.

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Cuddalore to Ambur train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Cuddalore Port Jn. station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Cuddalore to Ambur is 214 km. It takes approximately 3h 17m to drive from Cuddalore to Ambur.

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  • Distance: 162.1 km
  • Duration: 6h 17m

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

You can take a train from Cuddalore to Ambur via Katpadi Jn in around 6h 17m.

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 Cuddalore Port Jn. to Katpadi Jn
Ave. Duration
4h 39m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
₹150 - ₹850
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹150 - ₹200
Third AC (3A)
₹490 - ₹650
Second AC (2A)
₹650 - ₹850
Train from Katpadi Jn to Ambur
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₹100 - ₹600
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹100 - ₹130
Third AC (3A)
₹350 - ₹440
Second AC (2A)
₹480 - ₹600
Other operators
Taxi from Cuddalore to Ambur
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
Estimated price
₹3,800 - ₹4,600
Royal Travels Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
royaltravelscabs.com
Golden Tours And Travels
Phone
+91 97 91 94 44 22
Website
goldentoursandtravels.com
Devaki Travels
Phone
+91 413 225 7199
Website
devakitravels.com

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