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There are 10 ways to get from Mantralayam to Chidambaram by taxi, bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Taxi, bus  •  12h

  1. Take a taxi from Mantralayam to Kurnool
  2. Take the bus from Kurnool to Chavadi

$20 - $27

Cheapest option

Train  •  15h 54m

  1. Take the train from Manthralayam Road (MALM) to Guntakal Junction (GTL) Coimbatore Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Guntakal Junction (GTL) to Chidambaram (CDM) Ltt-Kik Weekly Exp

$16 - $37

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Train, bus  •  17h 19m

  1. Take the train from Manthralayam Road (MALM) to Chennai Egmore (MS) Ltt-Kik Weekly Exp / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chennai to Chidambaram

$20 - $34

Taxi  •  9h 44m

  1. Take a taxi from Mantralayam to Chidambaram 422.7 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  9h 44m

  1. Drive from Mantralayam to Chidambaram 422.7 miles

$65 - $100

Train to Hyderabad, fly to Pondicherry, taxi  •  11h 47m

  1. Take the train from Manthralayam Road (MALM) to Secunderabad Junction (SC)
  2. Fly from Hyderabad (HYD) to Pondicherry (PNY) HYD - PNY
  3. Take a taxi from Pondicherry to Chidambaram

$75 - $283

Train to Bengaluru, fly to Pondicherry, taxi  •  13h 10m

  1. Take the train from Manthralayam Road (MALM) to Yelahanka Junction (YNK)
  2. Fly from Bengaluru (BLR) to Pondicherry (PNY) BLR - PNY
  3. Take a taxi from Pondicherry to Chidambaram

$59 - $208

Train to Vidyanagar, fly to Pondicherry, taxi  •  25h 5m

  1. Take the train from Manthralayam Road (MALM) to Toranagallu (TNGL)
  2. Fly from Vidyanagar (VDY) to Pondicherry (PNY) VDY - PNY
  3. Take a taxi from Pondicherry to Chidambaram

$52 - $197

Train to Hyderabad, fly to Madras, train  •  15h 26m

  1. Take the train from Manthralayam Road (MALM) to Secunderabad Junction (SC)
  2. Fly from Hyderabad (HYD) to Madras (MAA) HYD - MAA
  3. Take the train from Tambaram (TBM) to Chidambaram (CDM)

$37 - $152

Train to Cuddapah, fly to Madras, train  •  13h 18m

  1. Take the train from Manthralayam Road (MALM) to Cuddapah (HX)
  2. Fly from Cuddapah (CDP) to Madras (MAA) CDP - MAA
  3. Take the train from Tambaram (TBM) to Chidambaram (CDM)

$34 - $202

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mantralayam to Chidambaram is to taxi and bus which costs ₹1,400 - ₹2,100 and takes 12h.

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The quickest way to get from Mantralayam to Chidambaram is to taxi which costs ₹8,500 - ₹11,000 and takes 9h 44m.

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The distance between Mantralayam and Chidambaram is 561 km. The road distance is 676.3 km.

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The best way to get from Mantralayam to Chidambaram without a car is to taxi and bus which takes 12h and costs ₹1,400 - ₹2,100.

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It takes approximately 12h to get from Mantralayam to Chidambaram, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Hyderabad Airport to Pondicherry Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mantralayam to Chidambaram is 676 km. It takes approximately 9h 44m to drive from Mantralayam to Chidambaram.

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Spicejet offers flights from Hyderabad Airport to Pondicherry Airport.

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There are 14+ hotels available in Chidambaram. Prices start at $15 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Mantralayam to Chidambaram.
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  • Distance: 350.8 miles
  • Duration: 12h

What companies run services between Mantralayam, India and Chidambaram, India?

You can take a train from Mantralayam to Chidambaram via Manthralayam Road (MALM) and Guntakal Junction (GTL) in around 15h 54m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Hyderabad to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Hyderabad to Pondicherry
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Bengaluru to Pondicherry
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Flights from Vidyanagar to Pondicherry via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Flights from Vidyanagar to Pondicherry via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
22h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $160
Flights from Vidyanagar to Pondicherry via Hyderabad, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
19h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Flights from Hyderabad to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Hyderabad to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Trans Euro Air
Flights from Hyderabad to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Cuddapah to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$17 - $160
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Hyderabad to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Manthralayam Road (MALM) to Guntakal Junction (GTL)
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Guntakal Junction (GTL) to Chidambaram (CDM)
Ave. Duration
12h 54m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Manthralayam Road (MALM) to Chennai Egmore (MS)
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Manthralayam Road (MALM) to Secunderabad Junction (SC)
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Manthralayam Road (MALM) to Yelahanka Junction (YNK)
Ave. Duration
9h 14m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Manthralayam Road (MALM) to Toranagallu (TNGL)
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tambaram (TBM) to Chidambaram (CDM)
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Manthralayam Road (MALM) to Cuddapah (HX)
Ave. Duration
5h 33m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Kurnool to Chavadi
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Chidambaram
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Mantralayam to Kurnool
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Estimated price
$10 - $13

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