There are 4 ways to get from Kanchipuram to Chitlapakkam by train, bus, taxi or car
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Take the train from Kanchipuram East to Tambaram Sntrm
3 alternative options
Take the bus from Ponneri Bus Stop to Porur - Shell Petrol Bunk
Take the line 166 bus from Gopala Krishna Theatre to Tambaram Sanatorium
Take a taxi from Kanchipuram to Chitlapakkam
Drive from Kanchipuram to Chitlapakkam
Kanchipuram to Chitlapakkam by train
The train journey time between Kanchipuram and Chitlapakkam is around 1h 55m and covers a distance of around 68 km. Operated by Indian Railways, the Kanchipuram to Chitlapakkam train service departs from Kanchipuram East and arrives in Tambaram Sntrm. Typically 37 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Kanchipuram to Chitlapakkam is to train which costs ₹100 - ₹650 and takes 1h 55m.
The fastest way to get from Kanchipuram to Chitlapakkam is to taxi which takes 52 min and costs ₹1,500 - ₹1,900.
No, there is no direct bus from Kanchipuram to Chitlapakkam. However, there are services departing from Ponneri Bus Stop and arriving at Tambaram Sanatorium via Gopala Krishna Theatre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 13m.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kanchipuram East and arriving at Tambaram Sntrm. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 55m.
The distance between Kanchipuram and Chitlapakkam is 49 km. The road distance is 57 km.
The best way to get from Kanchipuram to Chitlapakkam without a car is to train which takes 1h 55m and costs ₹100 - ₹650.
The train from Kanchipuram East to Tambaram Sntrm takes 1h 55m including transfers and departs five times a day.
Kanchipuram to Chitlapakkam bus services, operated by Vetri Travels, depart from Ponneri Bus Stop station.
Kanchipuram to Chitlapakkam train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Kanchipuram East station.
The best way to get from Kanchipuram to Chitlapakkam is to train which takes 1h 55m and costs ₹100 - ₹650. Alternatively, you can bus and line 166 bus, which costs ₹720 - ₹750 and takes 2h 13m.
What companies run services between Kanchipuram, India and Chitlapakkam, India?
Indian Railways operates a train from Kanchipuram East to Tambaram Sntrm 5 times a day. Tickets cost ₹100 - ₹650 and the journey takes 1h 55m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kanchipuram to Chitlapakkam via Gopala Krishna Theatre in around 2h 13m.
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.
Train from Kanchipuram East to Tambaram Sntrm
- Ave. Duration
- 1h 55m
- 5 times a day
- Estimated price
- ₹100 - ₹650
- Book at
- Sleeper Class
- ₹100 - ₹140
- Third AC (3A)
- ₹370 - ₹460
- Second AC (2A)
- ₹500 - ₹650
- Ave. Duration
- 52 min
- Estimated price
- ₹1,500 - ₹1,900
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More Questions & Answers
Kanchipuram to Chitlapakkam bus services, operated by MTC, arrive at Tambaram Sanatorium station.
Kanchipuram to Chitlapakkam train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Tambaram Sntrm station.
Yes, the driving distance between Kanchipuram to Chitlapakkam is 57 km. It takes approximately 52 min to drive from Kanchipuram to Chitlapakkam.
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