There are 9 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.

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Taxi, bus  •  12 h

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

$20 - $27

Cheapest option

Train  •  15 h 54 min

  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  •  17 h 39 min

  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  •  9 h 44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Mantralayam to Chidambaram 422.7 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  9 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Mantralayam to Chidambaram 422.7 miles

$65 - $100

Train to Hyderabad, fly to Pondicherry, taxi  •  11 h 52 min

  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  •  13 h 10 min

  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 Hyderabad, fly to Madras, train  •  15 h 40 min

  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 Hubli, fly to Madras, train  •  16 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Manthralayam Road (MALM) to Hubli Junction (UBL)
  2. Fly from Hubli (HBX) to Madras (MAA) HBX - MAA
  3. Take the train from Tambaram (TBM) to Chidambaram (CDM)

$42 - $168

Questions & Answers

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 12 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 12 h 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 1 h 40 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mantralayam to Chidambaram is 676 km. It takes approximately 9 h 44 min 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 13+ 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: 12 h

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 15 h 54 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Hyderabad to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Flights from Hubli to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $160
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Hyderabad to Pondicherry
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Bengaluru to Pondicherry
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Flights from Hyderabad to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from Hubli to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $130
Flights from Hubli to Madras via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $160
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Hyderabad to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Manthralayam Road (MALM) to Guntakal Junction (GTL)
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Guntakal Junction (GTL) to Chidambaram (CDM)
Ave. Duration
12 h 54 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Manthralayam Road (MALM) to Chennai Egmore (MS)
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Manthralayam Road (MALM) to Secunderabad Junction (SC)
Ave. Duration
7 h
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
9 h 14 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tambaram (TBM) to Chidambaram (CDM)
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Manthralayam Road (MALM) to Hubli Junction (UBL)
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Kurnool to Chavadi
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Chidambaram
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Mantralayam to Kurnool
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Estimated price
$10 - $13

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