There are 3 ways to get from Puducherry to Arcot by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Pondicherry (PDY) to Vellore Cant (VLR) Chalukya Exp / ...

$10 - $23

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Taxi  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Puducherry to Arcot 88.8 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Puducherry to Arcot 88.8 miles

$14 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from Puducherry to Arcot is to drive which costs ₹1,000 - ₹1,600 and takes 2 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puducherry to Arcot is to taxi which costs ₹2,400 - ₹2,900 and takes 2 h 7 min.

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The distance between Puducherry and Arcot is 121 km. The road distance is 142.1 km.

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The best way to get from Puducherry to Arcot without a car is to train which takes 3 h 30 min and costs ₹750 - ₹1,700.

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It takes approximately 3 h 30 min to get from Puducherry to Arcot, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Puducherry to Arcot is 142 km. It takes approximately 2 h 7 min to drive from Puducherry to Arcot.

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There are 25+ hotels available in Arcot. Prices start at $14 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 75.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 30 min

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Puducherry to Arcot 5 times a week. Tickets cost $3 - $15 and the journey takes 3 h 6 min.

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