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There are 5 ways to get from Kanchipuram to Tiruvannamalai by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train via Villupuram Junction (VM)  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Kanchipuram (CJ) to Villupuram Junction (VM) Csmt- Ncj Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Villupuram Junction (VM) to Tiruvannamalai (TNM) Chalukya Exp / ...

$3 - $26

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Train  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Kanchipuram (CJ) to Tiruttani (TRT) Ncj-Csmt Exp
  2. Take the train from Tiruttani (TRT) to Tiruvannamalai (TNM) Prr-Vm Wkly Exp

$3 - $26

3 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Kancheepuram to Tirupathi 995Ud
  2. Take the bus from Tirupathi to Thiruvannamalai 990Ud

$9 - $13

Taxi  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kanchipuram to Tiruvannamalai 71.6 miles

$26 - $32

Drive  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Kanchipuram to Tiruvannamalai 71.6 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Kanchipuram to Tiruvannamalai is to bus which costs ₹650 - ₹1,000 and takes 7 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kanchipuram to Tiruvannamalai is to taxi which costs ₹1,900 - ₹2,400 and takes 1 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kanchipuram to Tiruvannamalai. However, there are services departing from Kancheepuram and arriving at Thiruvannamalai via Tirupathi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kanchipuram to Tiruvannamalai. However, there are services departing from Kanchipuram (CJ) and arriving at Tiruvannamalai (TNM) via Villupuram Junction (VM). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 43 min.

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The distance between Kanchipuram and Tiruvannamalai is 96 km. The road distance is 114.6 km.

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The best way to get from Kanchipuram to Tiruvannamalai without a car is to train which takes 4 h 43 min and costs ₹250 - ₹2,000.

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It takes approximately 4 h 43 min to get from Kanchipuram to Tiruvannamalai, including transfers.

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Kanchipuram to Tiruvannamalai bus services, operated by SETC, depart from Kancheepuram station.

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Kanchipuram to Tiruvannamalai train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Kanchipuram (CJ) station.

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The best way to get from Kanchipuram to Tiruvannamalai is to train which takes 4 h 43 min and costs ₹250 - ₹2,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹650 - ₹1,000 and takes 7 h 16 min.

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Map of how to get from Kanchipuram to Tiruvannamalai.
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  • Distance: 59.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 43 min

What companies run services between Kanchipuram, India and Tiruvannamalai, India?

You can take a train from Kanchipuram to Tiruvannamalai via Villupuram Junction (VM) in around 4 h 43 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kanchipuram to Tiruvannamalai via Tirupathi and Tirupathi in around 7 h 16 min.

Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Kanchipuram (CJ) to Villupuram Junction (VM)
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $14
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irctc.co.in
Train from Villupuram Junction (VM) to Tiruvannamalai (TNM)
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kanchipuram (CJ) to Tiruttani (TRT)
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tiruttani (TRT) to Tiruvannamalai (TNM)
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Kancheepuram to Tirupathi
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Bus from Tirupathi to Thiruvannamalai
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Kanchipuram to Tiruvannamalai
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Estimated price
$26 - $32

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Kanchipuram to Tiruvannamalai bus services, operated by SETC, arrive at Thiruvannamalai station.

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Kanchipuram to Tiruvannamalai train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Tiruvannamalai (TNM) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kanchipuram to Tiruvannamalai is 115 km. It takes approximately 1 h 49 min to drive from Kanchipuram to Tiruvannamalai.

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There are 44+ hotels available in Tiruvannamalai. Prices start at $10 USD per night.

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