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There are 7 ways to get from Ponneri to Madras Airport (MAA) by train, subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 06742 train, line 40701 train  •  1h 32m

  1. Take the line 06742 train from Ponneri to M.G.R Chennai Central Suburban Terminal 06742 / ...
  2. Take the line 40701 train from Chennai Park to Trisulam 40701 / ...

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Train  •  2h 8m

  1. Take the train from Ponneri to Trisulam 42502 / ...

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Line 06742 train, Metro  •  1h 45m

  1. Take the line 06742 train from Ponneri to M.G.R Chennai Central Suburban Terminal 06742 / ...
  2. Take the Metro from Chennai Central to Chennai International Airport Corridor-1

Line 42422 train, bus, line 40701 train  •  1h 58m

  1. Take the line 42422 train from Ponneri to Tiruvottiyur
  2. Take the bus from K.G.L. to Parrys
  3. Take the line 40701 train from Chennai Beach to Trisulam

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ponneri to Madras Airport (MAA) 56.4 km

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Ponneri to Madras Airport (MAA) 56.4 km

Towncar  •  47 min

  1. Take a town car from Ponneri to Madras Airport 56.4 km

Ponneri to Madras Airport (MAA) by train

The train journey time between Ponneri and Madras Airport (MAA) is around 1h 32m and covers a distance of around 54 km. This includes an average layover time of around 6 min. Operated by Indian Railways, the Ponneri to Madras Airport (MAA) train service departs from Ponneri and arrives in Trisulam. Typically 250 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

250 Weekly Trains
1h 32m Average Duration
₹179 Cheapest Price
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Ponneri → Madras Airport (MAA)
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The cheapest way to get from Ponneri to Madras Airport (MAA) is to train which costs ₹100 - ₹650 and takes 2h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Ponneri to Madras Airport (MAA) is to taxi which costs ₹1,000 - ₹1,300 and takes 47 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ponneri and arriving at Trisulam. Services depart once daily, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 2h 8m.

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The distance between Ponneri and Madras Airport (MAA) is 40 km. The road distance is 56.4 km.

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The best way to get from Ponneri to Madras Airport (MAA) without a car is to line 06742 train and line 40701 train which takes 1h 32m and costs ₹170 - ₹1,200.

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It takes approximately 1h 32m to get from Ponneri to Madras Airport (MAA), including transfers.

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Ponneri to Madras Airport (MAA) train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Ponneri station.

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Ponneri to Madras Airport (MAA) train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Trisulam station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ponneri to Madras Airport (MAA) is 56 km. It takes approximately 47 min to drive from Ponneri to Madras Airport (MAA).

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There are 440+ hotels available in Madras Airport (MAA). Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Ponneri to Madras Airport (MAA).
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  • Distance: 39.8 km
  • Duration: 1h 32m

What companies run services between Ponneri, India and Madras Airport (MAA), India?

You can take a train from Ponneri to Madras Airport (MAA) via M.G.R Chennai Central Suburban Terminal and Chennai Park in around 1h 32m.

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 Ponneri to M.G.R Chennai Central Suburban Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
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
Train from Chennai Park to Trisulam
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
₹85 - ₹550
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹85 - ₹110
Third AC (3A)
₹320 - ₹410
Second AC (2A)
₹440 - ₹550
Train from Ponneri to Tiruvottiyur
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₹90 - ₹600
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹90 - ₹120
Third AC (3A)
₹330 - ₹410
Second AC (2A)
₹450 - ₹600
Train from Chennai Beach to Trisulam
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
₹85 - ₹550
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹85 - ₹120
Third AC (3A)
₹320 - ₹410
Second AC (2A)
₹440 - ₹550
Train from Ponneri to Trisulam
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹100 - ₹650
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹100 - ₹130
Third AC (3A)
₹360 - ₹450
Second AC (2A)
₹490 - ₹650
Chennai Metro Rail Limited
Phone
+91 44 23792000
Email
chennaimetrorail@cmrl.in
Website
chennaimetrorail.org
Subway from Chennai Central to Chennai International Airport
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
₹40 - ₹60
Schedules at
chennaimetrorail.org
standard fare
₹40 - ₹60
Bus operators
MTC
Phone
+91 9445030516, 044 23455888
Email
mtc.chtwo@gems.vsnl.net.in
Website
mtcbus.tn.gov.in
Bus from K.G.L. to Parrys
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹19 - ₹40
Schedules at
mtcbus.tn.gov.in
Other operators
Taxi from Ponneri to Madras Airport (MAA)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
₹1,000 - ₹1,300
Savaari Car Rentals Private Limited
Phone
+91 95 66 63 33 35
Website
savaari.com
Karthik Travels
Phone
+91 44 24 62 22 22
Website
karthiktravels.com
Drop Taxi
Phone
+91 79 99 22 20 00
Website
droptaxi.in
Jayride
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Ponneri to Madras Airport
Estimated price
₹2,000 - ₹2,900

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