There are 6 ways to get from Manimangalam to Puducherry by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, bus via Tindivanam  •  2h 38m

  1. Take the train from Tambaram to Tindivanam 12633 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Tindivaram to Pondicherry

Cheapest option

Train  •  3h 47m

  1. Take the train from Guduvancheri to Pondicherry 56037

₹447 - ₹522

4 alternative options

Bus  •  3h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Pondicherry

₹1,135 - ₹1,492

Train, bus  •  4h 34m

  1. Take the train from Vandalur to Egmore Cgl Msb Local / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chennai to Pondicherry

₹826 - ₹1,218

Taxi  •  2h 3m

  1. Take a taxi from Manimangalam to Puducherry 137 km

₹2,200 - ₹2,600

Drive  •  2h 3m

  1. Drive from Manimangalam to Puducherry 137 km

₹1,000 - ₹1,600

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The cheapest way to get from Manimangalam to Puducherry is to train which costs ₹440 - ₹550 and takes 3h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Manimangalam to Puducherry is to taxi which costs ₹2,200 - ₹2,600 and takes 2h 3m.

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The distance between Manimangalam and Puducherry is 112 km. The road distance is 137 km.

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The best way to get from Manimangalam to Puducherry without a car is to train and bus via Tindivanam which takes 2h 38m and costs .

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It takes approximately 2h 38m to get from Manimangalam to Puducherry, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Manimangalam to Puducherry is to bus which takes 3h 16m and costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,500. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹440 - ₹550 and takes 3h 47m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manimangalam to Puducherry is 137 km. It takes approximately 2h 3m to drive from Manimangalam to Puducherry.

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There are 672+ hotels available in Puducherry. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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What companies run services between Manimangalam, India and Puducherry, India?

Parveen Travels operates a bus from Chennai to Pondicherry every 4 hours, and the journey takes 2h 53m. RedBus also services this route every 30 minutes. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Guduvancheri to Pondicherry once daily. Tickets cost ₹120 - ₹135 and the journey takes 3h 33m.

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 Tambaram to Tindivanam
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₹100 - ₹110
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Guduvancheri to Pondicherry
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹120 - ₹135
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Vandalur to Chennai Egmore
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹75 - ₹85
Book at
irctc.co.in
Chennai Suburban
Website
erail.in
Train from Vandalur to Egmore
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹10
Schedules at
chennailocaltrain.com
Bus operators
Parveen Travels
Website
parveentravels.com
Bus from Tindivaram to Pondicherry
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
parveentravels.com
Bus from Chennai to Pondicherry
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
parveentravels.com
Kallada Tours and Travels
Website
kalladatravels.com
Bus from Tindivanam to Pondicherry
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
kalladatravels.com
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Pondicherry
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₹550 - ₹800
Book at
Redbus
Other operators
Taxi from Manimangalam to Puducherry
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Estimated price
₹2,200 - ₹2,600

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