There are 6 ways to get from Dhaka to Chennai by bus, plane, train or car

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

Bus to Agartala, fly  •  7 h 14 min

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

$93 - $177

Cheapest option

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) Coromandal Exp / ...

$54 - $67

4 alternative options

Fly from Dhaka  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Dhaka (DAC) to Madras (MAA) DAC - MAA

$131 - $261

Train to Kolkata, fly  •  15 h 29 min

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

$67 - $168

Bus, train  •  47 h 40 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

Drive  •  30 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Dhaka to Chennai 1310.9 miles

$210 - $310

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dhaka to Chennai is to train which costs $50 - $70 and takes 38 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dhaka to Chennai is to fly which takes 6 h 27 min and costs $130 - $270.

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The distance between Dhaka and Chennai is 1591 km. The road distance is 2097 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 14 min to get from Dhaka to Chennai, including transfers.

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

Maldivian and Spicejet fly from Dhaka to Chennai once daily. Alternatively, 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
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 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Kolkata to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 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 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flights from Kolkata to Madras
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 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 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Train operators
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 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Visakhapatnam to Chennai
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Book at
redbus.in

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