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There are 8 ways to get from Howrah to Annamalai University by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Kolkata to Madras, train

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Madras (MAA)
  2. Take the train from Tambaram to Chidambaram

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Train

  1. Take the train from Howrah Jn to Villupuram Jn
  2. Take the train from Villupuram Jn to Chidambaram

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Fly Kolkata to Tiruchirapalli, train

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Tiruchirapalli (TRZ)
  2. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali to Chidambaram

Train to Kazi Nazrul Islam, fly to Madras, train

  1. Take the train from Howrah Jn to Andal Jn
  2. Fly from Kazi Nazrul Islam (RDP) to Madras (MAA)
  3. Take the train from Tambaram to Chidambaram

Fly Kolkata to Tirupati, train

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Tirupati (TIR)
  2. Take the train from Renigunta Jn to Chidambaram

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Howrah Jn to Vijayawada Jn
  2. Take the bus from Vijayawada to Pondicherry
  3. Take the bus from Pondicherry to Chidambaram

Train via Puducherry

  1. Take the train from Howrah Jn to Pondicherry
  2. Take the train from Pondicherry to Chidambaram

Drive

  1. Drive from Howrah to Annamalai University

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The most affordable way to get from Howrah to Annamalai University is to train, which costs ₹850 - ₹4,200 and takes 33h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Howrah to Annamalai University is to fly and train which costs ₹3,000 - ₹8,500 and takes 9h 41m.

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No, there is no direct train from Howrah to Annamalai University. However, there are services departing from Howrah Jn and arriving at Chidambaram via Villupuram Jn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33h 18m.

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The distance between Howrah and Annamalai University is 1543 km. The road distance is 1861.4 km.

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The best way to get from Howrah to Annamalai University without a car is to train and bus which takes 31h 30m and costs .

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It takes approximately 9h 41m to get from Howrah to Annamalai University, including transfers.

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Howrah to Annamalai University train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Howrah Jn station.

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The quickest flight from Kolkata Airport to Madras Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 15m.

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Howrah to Annamalai University train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Chidambaram station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Howrah to Annamalai University is 1861 km. It takes approximately 26h 30m to drive from Howrah to Annamalai University.

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  • Distance: 1542.9 km
  • Duration: 9h 41m

What companies run services between Howrah, India and Annamalai University, India?

You can take a train from Howrah to Annamalai University via Villupuram Jn and Chidambaram in around 33h 18m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kolkata to Madras
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,300 - ₹9,000
Flights from Kolkata to Madras via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,300 - ₹9,000
Flights from Kolkata to Tiruchirapalli via Madras
Ave. Duration
6h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹16,000
Flights from Kolkata to Tiruchirapalli via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹16,000
Flights from Kolkata to Tiruchirapalli via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹17,000
Flights from Kolkata to Tiruchirapalli via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹8,000 - ₹23,000
Flights from Kolkata to Tiruchirapalli via Hyderabad, Madras
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹17,000
Flights from Kolkata to Tiruchirapalli via Hyderabad, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹17,000
Flights from Kolkata to Tiruchirapalli via Gauhati, Madras
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹7,000 - ₹20,000
Flights from Kolkata to Tiruchirapalli via Visakhapatnam, Madras
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹16,000
Flights from Kolkata to Tiruchirapalli via Lucknow, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
₹7,000 - ₹20,000
Flights from Kolkata to Tiruchirapalli via Raipur, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹17,000
Flights from Kolkata to Tiruchirapalli via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹17,000
Flights from Kazi Nazrul Islam to Madras via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,300 - ₹9,500
Flights from Kolkata to Tirupati via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹17,000
Flights from Kolkata to Tirupati via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹17,000
Flights from Kolkata to Tirupati via Delhi
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹8,000 - ₹23,000
Flights from Kolkata to Tirupati via Visakhapatnam, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹17,000
Flights from Kolkata to Tirupati via Raipur, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹17,000
Flights from Kolkata to Tirupati via Madras, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹7,000 - ₹20,000
Flights from Kolkata to Tirupati via Bhubaneswar, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹17,000
Flights from Kolkata to Tirupati via Lucknow, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
₹7,000 - ₹21,000
Flights from Kolkata to Tirupati via Bengaluru, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹7,000 - ₹21,000
Flights from Kolkata to Tirupati via Madras, Madurai
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹6,500 - ₹20,000
Flights from Kolkata to Tirupati via Darbhanga, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹6,500 - ₹19,000
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Kolkata to Madras
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,000 - ₹9,500
Flights from Kolkata to Madras via Jharsuguda
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,000 - ₹9,500
Flights from Kazi Nazrul Islam to Madras
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,900 - ₹8,000
Flights from Kolkata to Tirupati via Visakhapatnam
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹14,000
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kolkata to Madras
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,700 - ₹9,500
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kolkata to Madras
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,000 - ₹13,000
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 Tambaram to Chidambaram
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
₹160 - ₹900
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹160 - ₹210
Third AC (3A)
₹500 - ₹650
Second AC (2A)
₹700 - ₹900
Train from Tiruchchirapali to Chidambaram
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
₹140 - ₹800
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹140 - ₹180
Third AC (3A)
₹450 - ₹600
Second AC (2A)
₹600 - ₹800
Train from Howrah Jn to Andal Jn
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₹140 - ₹800
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹140 - ₹190
Third AC (3A)
₹460 - ₹600
Second AC (2A)
₹650 - ₹800
Train from Renigunta Jn to Chidambaram
Ave. Duration
7h 13m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
₹220 - ₹1,200
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹220 - ₹290
Third AC (3A)
₹650 - ₹850
Second AC (2A)
₹900 - ₹1,200
Train from Howrah Jn to Vijayawada Jn
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₹500 - ₹2,600
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹500 - ₹700
Third AC (3A)
₹1,400 - ₹1,800
Second AC (2A)
₹2,000 - ₹2,600
Train from Howrah Jn to Villupuram Jn
Ave. Duration
30h 10m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
₹750 - ₹3,500
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹750 - ₹1,000
Third AC (3A)
₹1,900 - ₹2,500
Second AC (2A)
₹2,800 - ₹3,500
Train from Villupuram Jn to Chidambaram
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
₹110 - ₹650
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹110 - ₹150
Third AC (3A)
₹380 - ₹480
Second AC (2A)
₹500 - ₹650
Train from Howrah Jn to Pondicherry
Ave. Duration
32h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
₹800 - ₹3,700
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹800 - ₹1,100
Third AC (3A)
₹2,000 - ₹2,600
Second AC (2A)
₹2,900 - ₹3,700
Train from Pondicherry to Chidambaram
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
₹120 - ₹750
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹120 - ₹160
Third AC (3A)
₹420 - ₹550
Second AC (2A)
₹550 - ₹750
Bus operators
Parveen Travels
Phone
044 4900 7555/ 1800 102 0999
Email
customercare@parveentravels.com
Website
parveentravels.com
Bus from Vijayawada to Pondicherry
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹1,374
Schedules at
parveentravels.com
Bus from Pondicherry to Chidambaram
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
parveentravels.com

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Air India Limited, AirAsia India, Spicejet and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Kolkata Airport to Madras Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Annamalai University. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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The best way to get from Howrah to Kolkata Airport is to line 154 bus which takes 30 min and costs ₹45 - ₹60.

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