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There are 7 ways to get from Kolkata to Ambur by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Kolkata to Tirupati, bus  •  10h 18m

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Tirupati (TIR) CCU - TIR
  2. Take the bus from Tirupathi to Ambur

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Train  •  29h 16m

  1. Take the train from Howrah Jn to Katpadi Jn 02873 / ...
  2. Take the train from Katpadi Jn to Ambur 02607 / ...

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Fly Kolkata to Madras, train  •  8h 16m

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Madras (MAA) CCU - MAA
  2. Take the train from Chennai Central to Ambur

Fly Kolkata to Bengaluru, train  •  10h 20m

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Bengaluru (BLR) CCU - BLR
  2. Take the train from Krishnarajapurm to Ambur

Train to Kazi Nazrul Islam, fly to Bengaluru, train  •  11h 37m

  1. Take the train from Howrah Jn to Andal Jn
  2. Fly from Kazi Nazrul Islam (RDP) to Bengaluru (BLR) RDP - BLR
  3. Take the train from Krishnarajapurm to Ambur

Train to Kazi Nazrul Islam, fly to Madras, train  •  10h 12m

  1. Take the train from Howrah Jn to Andal Jn
  2. Fly from Kazi Nazrul Islam (RDP) to Madras (MAA) RDP - MAA
  3. Take the train from Chennai Central to Ambur

Drive  •  24h 55m

  1. Drive from Kolkata to Ambur 1738.9 km
Kolkata → Ambur
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The most affordable way to get from Kolkata to Ambur is to train, which costs ₹800 - ₹3,900 and takes 29h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Kolkata to Ambur is to fly and train which costs ₹2,900 - ₹7,500 and takes 8h 16m.

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No, there is no direct train from Kolkata to Ambur. However, there are services departing from Howrah Jn and arriving at Ambur via Katpadi Jn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29h 16m.

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The distance between Kolkata and Ambur is 1490 km. The road distance is 1738.9 km.

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The best way to get from Kolkata to Ambur without a car is to train which takes 29h 16m and costs ₹800 - ₹3,900.

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It takes approximately 10h 18m to get from Kolkata to Ambur, including transfers.

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Kolkata to Ambur train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Howrah Jn station.

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There is no direct flight from Kolkata Airport to Tirupati Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 25m and has one stopover.

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Kolkata to Ambur train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Ambur station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kolkata to Ambur is 1739 km. It takes approximately 24h 55m to drive from Kolkata to Ambur.

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  • Distance: 1490.4 km
  • Duration: 10h 18m

What companies run services between Kolkata, India and Ambur, India?

You can take a train from Kolkata to Ambur via Katpadi Jn in around 29h 16m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kolkata to Tirupati via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,300 - ₹16,000
Flights from Kolkata to Tirupati via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,300 - ₹16,000
Flights from Kolkata to Tirupati via Bengaluru, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,300 - ₹16,000
Flights from Kolkata to Tirupati via Bhubaneswar, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,300 - ₹16,000
Flights from Kolkata to Tirupati via Madras, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
8h 27m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹4,300 - ₹16,000
Flights from Kolkata to Madras
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,800 - ₹6,500
Flights from Kolkata to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,800 - ₹6,500
Flights from Kolkata to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,200 - ₹11,000
Flights from Kolkata to Bengaluru via Agartala
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹2,200 - ₹11,000
Flights from Kolkata to Bengaluru via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,200 - ₹11,000
Flights from Kolkata to Bengaluru via Madras
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹2,200 - ₹11,000
Flights from Kazi Nazrul Islam to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹16,000
Flights from Kazi Nazrul Islam to Bengaluru via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹17,000
Flights from Kazi Nazrul Islam to Madras via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹4,700 - ₹13,000
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Kolkata to Madras
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,900 - ₹6,000
Flights from Kolkata to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,000 - ₹11,000
Flights from Kazi Nazrul Islam to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹13,000
Flights from Kazi Nazrul Islam to Madras
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹4,400 - ₹9,500
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kolkata to Madras
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,000 - ₹6,000
Flights from Kolkata to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,500 - ₹11,000
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kolkata to Madras
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹2,900 - ₹13,000
Flights from Kolkata to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,300 - ₹12,000
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Kolkata to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,000 - ₹11,000
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 Chennai Central to Ambur
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₹150 - ₹850
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹150 - ₹190
Third AC (3A)
₹470 - ₹600
Second AC (2A)
₹650 - ₹850
Train from Krishnarajapurm to Ambur
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
4 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 Howrah Jn to Katpadi Jn
Ave. Duration
27h 38m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹700 - ₹3,300
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹700 - ₹950
Third AC (3A)
₹1,800 - ₹2,300
Second AC (2A)
₹2,600 - ₹3,300
Train from Katpadi Jn to Ambur
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₹100 - ₹600
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹100 - ₹130
Third AC (3A)
₹350 - ₹440
Second AC (2A)
₹480 - ₹600
Bus operators
SETC
Phone
9513508001
Email
commercial@tnstc.in
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Tirupathi to Ambur
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹340 - ₹480
Schedules at
tnstc.in

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IndiGo Airlines offers flights from Kolkata Airport to Tirupati Airport.

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

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The best way to get from Kolkata to Kolkata Airport is to line 154 bus which takes 28 min and costs ₹40 - ₹55.

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