There are 4 ways to get from Indore to Chennai by plane, train, bus 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

Fly  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Indore (IDR) to Madras (MAA) IDR - MAA

$66 - $361

Cheapest option

Bus  •  34 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Indore to Pune
  2. Take the bus from Pune to Bangalore
  3. Take the bus from Bangalore to Chennai

$27 - $38

2 alternative options

Train  •  30 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Indore Junction Bg (INDB) to Chennai Central (MAS) Ahilyanagari Exp

$29 - $40

Drive  •  21 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Indore to Chennai 912.4 miles

$140 - $220

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The cheapest way to get from Indore to Chennai is to bus which costs ₹1,800 - ₹2,600 and takes 34 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Indore to Chennai is to fly which costs ₹4,500 - ₹25,000 and takes 4 h 3 min.

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The distance between Indore and Chennai is 1169 km. The road distance is 1459.9 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to get from Indore to Chennai, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Indore to Chennai. However, there are services departing from Indore and arriving at Veppampattu via Pune, Bangalore and Perumalpattu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 34 h 37 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Indore Junction Bg (INDB) and arriving at Chennai Central (MAS). Services depart once a week, and operate Monday. The journey takes approximately 30 h 30 min.

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What companies run services between Indore, India and Chennai, India?

IndiGo Airlines, Jet Airways and Jet Lite fly from Indore to Chennai every 4 hours. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Indore to Chennai once a week. Tickets cost $29 - $40 and the journey takes 30 h 30 min.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Indore to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $450
Flights from Indore to Madras via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $450
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Indore to Madras
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Indore to Madras via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Train operators
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Indore to Pune
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Pune to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Bangalore to Chennai
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in

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