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

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Train  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Pondicherry (PDY) to Tambaram (TBM) Pdy-Ms Exp

$5 - $16

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Bus  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Puducherry to Chennai

$6 - $8

Taxi  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Puducherry to Vadapalani 102.8 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Puducherry to Vadapalani 102.8 miles

$16 - $25

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The cheapest way to get from Puducherry to Vadapalani is to bus which costs ₹430 - ₹600 and takes 3 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puducherry to Vadapalani is to taxi which costs ₹2,500 - ₹3,100 and takes 2 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Puducherry to Vadapalani. However, there are services departing from Puducherry and arriving at Trustpuram via Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 47 min.

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The distance between Puducherry and Vadapalani is 131 km. The road distance is 164.5 km.

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The best way to get from Puducherry to Vadapalani without a car is to train which takes 3 h 46 min and costs ₹360 - ₹1,200.

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It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to get from Puducherry to Vadapalani, including transfers.

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Puducherry to Vadapalani bus services, operated by SETC, depart from Puducherry station.

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The best way to get from Puducherry to Vadapalani is to train which takes 3 h 46 min and costs ₹360 - ₹1,200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹430 - ₹600 and takes 3 h 47 min.

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Puducherry to Vadapalani bus services, operated by SETC, arrive at Chennai station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Puducherry to Vadapalani is 165 km. It takes approximately 2 h 16 min to drive from Puducherry to Vadapalani.

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There are 796+ hotels available in Vadapalani. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 81.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 46 min

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Puducherry to Vadapalani once daily. Tickets cost $3 - $14 and the journey takes 3 h 8 min. Alternatively, SETC operates a bus from Puducherry to Vadapalani every 3 hours. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 2 h 53 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 - $7
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Puducherry to Vadapalani
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Devaki Travels
Phone
+91 413 225 7199
Website
devakitravels.com
Fast Track Call Taxi
Phone
+91 413 2888999
Website
fasttrackcalltaxi.in

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