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There are 5 ways to get from Nagapattinam to Ambur by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train via Erode  •  9h 59m

  1. Take the train from Nagappattinam to Erode Jn 06187 / ...
  2. Take the train from Erode Jn to Ambur 02676 / ...

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Train  •  11h 24m

  1. Take the train from Nagappattinam to Arakkonam 01018 / ...
  2. Take the train from Arakkonam to Ambur 02607 / ...

Bus  •  11h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Nagapattinum to Chennai
  2. Take the bus from Chennai to Vellore
  3. Take the bus from Vellore to Ambur

Taxi  •  4h 56m

  1. Take a taxi from Nagapattinam to Ambur 339.1 km

Drive  •  4h 56m

  1. Drive from Nagapattinam to Ambur 339.1 km

Nagapattinam to Ambur by train

The train journey time between Nagapattinam and Ambur is around 15h 2m and covers a distance of around 481 km. This includes an average layover time of around 6h. The fastest train normally takes 10h 33m. Operated by Indian Railways, the Nagapattinam to Ambur train service departs from Nagappattinam and arrives in Ambur. Typically six trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
9h 2m
Layover time:
6h
Total time:
15h 2m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
10h 33m
Train distance:
481 km
Trains per week:
6
Cheapest price:
₹342
Carbon emissions:
25 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:15
Last train departs at:
17:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Nagapattinam to Ambur train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Nagapattinam to Ambur is to train via Erode which costs ₹340 - ₹1,900 and takes 9h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Nagapattinam to Ambur is to taxi which costs ₹6,500 - ₹8,500 and takes 4h 56m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nagapattinam to Ambur. However, there are services departing from Nagapattinum and arriving at Ambur via Chennai and Vellore. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 43m.

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No, there is no direct train from Nagapattinam to Ambur. However, there are services departing from Nagappattinam and arriving at Ambur via Erode Jn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 59m.

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The distance between Nagapattinam and Ambur is 257 km. The road distance is 339.1 km.

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The best way to get from Nagapattinam to Ambur without a car is to train via Erode which takes 9h 59m and costs ₹340 - ₹1,900.

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It takes approximately 9h 59m to get from Nagapattinam to Ambur, including transfers.

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Nagapattinam to Ambur bus services, operated by Parveen Travels, depart from Nagapattinum station.

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Nagapattinam to Ambur train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Nagappattinam station.

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The best way to get from Nagapattinam to Ambur is to train via Erode which takes 9h 59m and costs ₹340 - ₹1,900. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11h 43m.

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Map of how to get from Nagapattinam to Ambur.
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  • Distance: 256.7 km
  • Duration: 9h 59m

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

You can take a train from Nagapattinam to Ambur via Erode Jn in around 9h 59m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nagapattinam to Ambur via Chennai and Vellore in around 11h 43m.

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 Nagappattinam to Erode Jn
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹180 - ₹950
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹180 - ₹230
Third AC (3A)
₹550 - ₹700
Second AC (2A)
₹750 - ₹950
Train from Erode Jn to Ambur
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
₹160 - ₹900
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹160 - ₹210
Third AC (3A)
₹500 - ₹650
Second AC (2A)
₹650 - ₹900
Train from Nagappattinam to Arakkonam
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
₹230 - ₹1,200
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹230 - ₹300
Third AC (3A)
₹650 - ₹850
Second AC (2A)
₹950 - ₹1,200
Train from Arakkonam to Ambur
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹120 - ₹700
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹120 - ₹160
Third AC (3A)
₹410 - ₹550
Second AC (2A)
₹550 - ₹700
Bus operators
Parveen Travels
Phone
044 4900 7555/ 1800 102 0999
Email
customercare@parveentravels.com
Website
parveentravels.com
Bus from Nagapattinum to Chennai
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹800
Schedules at
parveentravels.com
Bus from Chennai to Vellore
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
parveentravels.com
SETC
Phone
9513508001
Email
commercial@tnstc.in
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Vellore to Ambur
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹210 - ₹300
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Nagapattinam to Ambur
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
Estimated price
₹6,500 - ₹8,500
IQ Travels
Phone
+91 94 88 32 56 73
Website
nagoretourism.com

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Nagapattinam to Ambur bus services, operated by SETC, arrive at Ambur station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Nagapattinam to Ambur is 339 km. It takes approximately 4h 56m to drive from Nagapattinam to Ambur.

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