There are 5 ways to get from Salem to Tiruvannamalai by train, bus, night bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Salem Town (SXT) to Villupuram Junction (VM) Maq Pdy Exp
  2. Take the train from Villupuram Junction (VM) to Tiruvannamalai (TNM) Chalukya Exp / ...

$5 - $29

4 alternative options

Bus SETC, night bus  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Salem to Krishnagiri
  2. Take the night bus from Krishnagiri to Thiruvannamalai

$12 - $17

Bus, night bus via Hosur  •  9 h

  1. Take the bus from Salem to Hosur
  2. Take the night bus from Hosur to Tiruvannamalai

$16 - $23

Taxi  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Salem to Tiruvannamalai 94.7 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Salem to Tiruvannamalai 94.7 miles

$15 - $23

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Salem to Tiruvannamalai is to bus and night bus which costs ₹800 - ₹1,200 and takes 7 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Salem to Tiruvannamalai is to taxi which costs ₹2,500 - ₹3,100 and takes 2 h 5 min.

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The distance between Salem and Tiruvannamalai is 119 km. The road distance is 151.4 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 33 min to get from Salem to Tiruvannamalai, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Salem to Tiruvannamalai. However, there are services departing from Salem and arriving at Thiruvannamalai via Krishnagiri. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 54 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Salem to Tiruvannamalai. However, there are services departing from Salem Town (SXT) and arriving at Tiruvannamalai (TNM) via Villupuram Junction (VM). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 33 min.

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

You can take a train from Salem to Tiruvannamalai via Villupuram Junction (VM) in around 6 h 33 min.

Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Salem Town (SXT) to Villupuram Junction (VM)
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Villupuram Junction (VM) to Tiruvannamalai (TNM)
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Salem to Krishnagiri
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tnstc.in
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Night bus from Krishnagiri to Thiruvannamalai
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Salem to Hosur
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Night bus from Hosur to Tiruvannamalai
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Salem to Tiruvannamalai
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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