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There are 4 ways to get from Poonamalle to Ambur by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  3h 52m

  1. Take the train from Avadi to Arakkonam 43505 / ...
  2. Take the train from Arakkonam to Ambur 02607 / ...

3 alternative options

Bus  •  4h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Poonamallee - Sri Motel Highway to Vellore - Shanthi Travels
  2. Take the bus from Vellore to Ambur 981T

Taxi  •  2h 26m

  1. Take a taxi from Poonamalle to Ambur 169.3 km

Drive  •  2h 26m

  1. Drive from Poonamalle to Ambur 169.3 km
Poonamalle → Ambur
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The cheapest way to get from Poonamalle to Ambur is to train which costs ₹430 - ₹1,600 and takes 3h 52m.

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The fastest way to get from Poonamalle to Ambur is to taxi. Taking this option will cost ₹3,000 - ₹3,700 and takes 2h 26m.

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The distance between Poonamalle and Ambur is 154 km. The road distance is 169.3 km.

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The best way to get from Poonamalle to Ambur without a car is to train which takes 3h 52m and costs ₹430 - ₹1,600.

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It takes approximately 3h 52m to get from Poonamalle to Ambur, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Poonamalle to Ambur is to train which takes 3h 52m and costs ₹430 - ₹1,600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹950 - ₹1,200 and takes 4h 3m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Poonamalle to Ambur is 169 km. It takes approximately 2h 26m to drive from Poonamalle to Ambur.

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

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  • Distance: 154.2 km
  • Duration: 3h 52m

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

You can take a train from Poonamalle to Ambur via Avadi and Arakkonam in around 3h 52m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Poonamalle to Ambur via Poonamallee - Sri Motel Highway, Vellore - Shanthi Travels, and Vellore in around 4h 3m.

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 Avadi to Arakkonam
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹95 - ₹600
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹95 - ₹130
Third AC (3A)
₹350 - ₹440
Second AC (2A)
₹480 - ₹600
Train from Arakkonam to Ambur
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
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 Poonamallee - Sri Motel Highway to Vellore - Shanthi Travels
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹610 - ₹670
Schedules at
parveentravels.com
SETC
Phone
9513508001
Email
commercial@tnstc.in
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Vellore to Ambur
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹210 - ₹300
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Poonamalle to Ambur
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Estimated price
₹3,000 - ₹3,700
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

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