There are 7 ways to get from Dhaka to Chennai by plane, subway, bus, train or car

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Fly from Dhaka, subway  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Dhaka (DAC) to Madras (MAA) DAC - MAA
  2. Take the subway from Guindy to High Court

$133 - $263

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Train  •  38 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Dhaka Cantonment to Kolkata Maitree Express
  2. Take the train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to Chennai Central (MAS) Howrah-Chennai Coromandal / ...

$54 - $64

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Bus to Agartala, fly  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Dhaka to Nabinagar
  2. Fly from Agartala (IXA) to Madras (MAA) IXA - MAA

$94 - $177

Train to Kolkata, fly  •  15 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Dhaka Cantonment to Kolkata
  2. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Madras (MAA) CCU - MAA

$70 - $171

Bus, train via Bhubaneswar (BBS)  •  47 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Dhaka to Tangail Bypass
  2. Take the bus from Tangail to Godagari
  3. Take the train from Azimganj Junction (AZ) to Bhubaneswar (BBS)
  4. Take the bus from Bhubaneswar to Visakhapatnam
  5. Take the bus from Visakhapatnam to Chennai

Bus, train  •  2 days 16 h

  1. Take the bus from Dhaka to Agartala
  2. Take the train from Agartala (AGTL) to Perambur (PER) Agtl-Bnc Humsafar Exp

$63 - $81

Drive  •  30 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Dhaka to Chennai 1310.9 miles

$210 - $310

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The cheapest way to get from Dhaka to Chennai is to train which costs $50 - $65 and takes 38 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dhaka to Chennai is to fly and subway which costs $130 - $270 and takes 6 h 14 min.

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The distance between Dhaka and Chennai is 1591 km. The road distance is 2097.5 km.

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The best way to get from Dhaka to Chennai without a car is to train which takes 38 h 40 min and costs $50 - $65.

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It takes approximately 6 h 14 min to get from Dhaka to Chennai, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Dhaka Airport to Madras Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 30 min.

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Chennai is 30 min behind Dhaka. It is currently 4:20 AM in Dhaka and 3:50 AM in Chennai.

Yes, the driving distance between Dhaka to Chennai is 2097 km. It takes approximately 30 h 24 min to drive from Dhaka to Chennai.

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Maldivian and Spicejet offer flights from Dhaka Airport to Madras Airport.

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There are 762+ hotels available in Chennai. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Dhaka to Chennai.
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  • Distance: 994.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 14 min

What companies run services between Dhaka, Bangladesh and Chennai, India?

You can take a train from Dhaka to Chennai via Dhaka Cantonment, Kolkata, Ultadanga, Shyambazar, Howrah Junction Station, and Howrah Junction (HWH) in around 38 h 40 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Agartala to Madras
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $300
Flights from Agartala to Madras via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $300
Flights from Agartala to Madras via Gauhati
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $300
Flights from Kolkata to Madras
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Dhaka to Madras via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Flights from Kolkata to Madras
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Flights from Kolkata to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Agartala to Madras via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flights from Kolkata to Madras
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Kolkata to Madras
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Maldivian
Website
maldivian.aero
Flights from Dhaka to Madras
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Train operators
Chennai Suburban
Website
erail.in
Subway from Guindy to High Court
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
chennaimetrorail.org
Bangladesh Railway
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to Chennai Central (MAS)
Ave. Duration
26 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Azimganj Junction (AZ) to Bhubaneswar (BBS)
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Agartala (AGTL) to Perambur (PER)
Ave. Duration
2 days 9 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
BusBD
Website
busbd.com
Bus from Dhaka to Nabinagar
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
busbd.com
Bus from Dhaka to Tangail Bypass
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
busbd.com
Bus from Tangail to Godagari
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
busbd.com
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Bhubaneswar to Visakhapatnam
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Visakhapatnam to Chennai
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Tripura Turism
Phone
+91 381 232 5930
Email
tripuratourism09@rediffmail.com
Website
tripuratourism.gov.in
Bus from Dhaka to Agartala
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
tripuratourism.gov.in

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The best way to get from Dhaka to Dhaka Airport is to train which takes 45 min and costs $1.

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