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

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Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Puducherry (PDY) to Katpadi Junction (KPD) Chalukya Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Katpadi Junction (KPD) to Ambur (AB) Hyb Kcvl Spl / ...

$4 - $29

3 alternative options

Bus  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Puducherry to Chennai
  2. Take the bus from Chennai to Ambur

$15 - $20

Taxi  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take a taxi from Puducherry to Ambur 126.5 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Puducherry to Ambur 126.5 miles

$20 - $30

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

You can take a train from Puducherry to Ambur via Katpadi Junction (KPD) in around 5 h 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Puducherry to Ambur via Chennai, Veppampattu, Perumalpattu, and Chennai in around 8 h 25 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Puducherry to Chennai
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Puducherry to Ambur
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Devaki Travels
Phone
+91 413 225 7199
Website
devakitravels.com
Fast Track Call Taxi
Phone
+91 413 2888999
Website
fasttrackcalltaxi.in
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Puducherry to Ambur?

The distance between Puducherry and Ambur is 154 km. The road distance is 202 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Puducherry to Ambur?

The cheapest way to get from Puducherry to Ambur is to bus which costs ₹950 - ₹1,400 and takes 8 h 25 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Puducherry to Ambur?

The quickest way to get from Puducherry to Ambur is to taxi which takes 2 h 57 min and costs ₹3,400 - ₹4,100.

Is there a direct train between Puducherry and Ambur?

No, there is no direct train from Puducherry to Ambur. However, there are services departing from Puducherry (PDY) and arriving at Ambur (AB) via Katpadi Junction (KPD). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 48 min.

Is there a direct bus between Puducherry and Ambur?

No, there is no direct bus from Puducherry to Ambur. However, there are services departing from Puducherry and arriving at Ambur via Veppampattu and Chennai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 25 min.

How long does it take to get from Puducherry to Ambur?

It takes approximately 5 h 48 min to get from Puducherry to Ambur, including transfers.