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There are 3 ways to get from Salem to Ambur by train, taxi or car

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  1. Take the train from Salem Jn to Ambur

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  1. Take a taxi from Salem to Ambur


  1. Drive from Salem to Ambur

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The cheapest way to get from Salem to Ambur is to train which costs ₹380 - ₹1,100 and takes 2h 14m.

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The fastest way to get from Salem to Ambur is to taxi. Taking this option will cost ₹4,100 - ₹5,000 and takes 2h 13m.

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The distance between Salem and Ambur is 140 km. The road distance is 154 km.

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The best way to get from Salem to Ambur without a car is to train which takes 2h 14m and costs ₹380 - ₹1,100.

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It takes approximately 2h 14m to get from Salem to Ambur, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Salem to Ambur is 154 km. It takes approximately 2h 13m to drive from Salem to Ambur.

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  • Distance: 140.4 km
  • Duration: 2h 14m

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Salem Jn to Ambur 3 times a day. Tickets cost ₹130 - ₹800 and the journey takes 2h 9m.

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
Train from Salem Jn to Ambur
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
3 times a day
Estimated price
₹130 - ₹800
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Sleeper Class
₹130 - ₹180
Third AC (3A)
₹440 - ₹550
Second AC (2A)
₹600 - ₹800
Other operators
Taxi from Salem to Ambur
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Estimated price
₹4,100 - ₹5,000
V Track Call Taxi
+91 88 83 23 34 44
Mango Call Taxi
+91 76 67 32 53 25
A1 Travels
+91 90 43 33 74 12

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