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Metro, line 42419 train  •  1h 43m

  1. Take the Metro from Koyambedu to Chennai Central Inter Corridor
  2. Take the line 42419 train from M.G.R Chennai Central Suburban Terminal to Ponneri 42419 / ...

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Bus, line 42419 train  •  2h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Vadapalani Kovil to Chennai Central 17E
  2. Take the line 42419 train from M.G.R Chennai Central Suburban Terminal to Ponneri 42419 / ...

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Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Koyambedu Station to Ponneri 39.3 km

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Koyambedu Station to Ponneri 39.3 km
Koyambedu Station → Ponneri
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The most affordable way to get from Koyambedu Station to Ponneri is to drive, which costs ₹310 - ₹450 and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Koyambedu Station to Ponneri is to taxi which costs ₹950 - ₹1,200 and takes 33 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Koyambedu Station to Ponneri. However, there are services departing from Koyambedu and arriving at Ponneri via Chennai Fort and M.G.R Chennai Central Suburban Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 43m.

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The distance between Koyambedu Station and Ponneri is 29 km. The road distance is 39.3 km.

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The best way to get from Koyambedu Station to Ponneri without a car is to Metro and line 42419 train which takes 1h 43m and costs ₹200 - ₹1,200.

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It takes approximately 1h 43m to get from Koyambedu Station to Ponneri, including transfers.

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Koyambedu Station to Ponneri train services, operated by Chennai Metro Rail Limited, depart from Koyambedu station.

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Koyambedu Station to Ponneri train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Ponneri station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Koyambedu Station to Ponneri is 39 km. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from Koyambedu Station to Ponneri.

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

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Map of how to get from Koyambedu Station to Ponneri.
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  • Distance: 29.5 km
  • Duration: 1h 43m

What companies run services between Koyambedu Station, India and Ponneri, India?

There is no direct connection from Koyambedu Station to Ponneri. However, you can take the Metro to Chennai Central, take the walk to Chennai Fort, take the line 40701 train to Chennai Park, take the walk to M.G.R Chennai Central Suburban Terminal, then take the line 42419 train to Ponneri. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Koyambedu Station to Ponneri via Vadapalani, Vadapalani Kovil, Chennai Central, and M.G.R Chennai Central Suburban Terminal in around 2h 8m.

Train operators
Chennai Metro Rail Limited
Phone
+91 44 23792000
Email
chennaimetrorail@cmrl.in
Website
chennaimetrorail.org
Subway from Koyambedu to Chennai Central
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
₹35 - ₹55
Schedules at
chennaimetrorail.org
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 M.G.R Chennai Central Suburban Terminal to Ponneri
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹90 - ₹600
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹90 - ₹120
Third AC (3A)
₹340 - ₹420
Second AC (2A)
₹460 - ₹600
Bus operators
MTC
Phone
+91 9445030516, 044 23455888
Email
mtc.chtwo@gems.vsnl.net.in
Website
mtcbus.tn.gov.in
Bus from Vadapalani Kovil to Chennai Central
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
₹19 - ₹50
Schedules at
mtcbus.tn.gov.in
Other operators
Taxi from Koyambedu Station to Ponneri
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
₹950 - ₹1,200
Tenride
Phone
+91 94 99 97 36 69
Website
tenride.com
Drop Taxi
Phone
+91 79 99 22 20 00
Website
droptaxi.in
Chennai Taxi
Phone
+91 89 39 33 40 40
Website
chennaitaxiservice.com

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