There are 6 ways to get from Secunderabad to Chennai by taxi, plane, train, bus 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.

Recommended option

Taxi, fly to Madras  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Secunderabad to Secunderabad
  2. Fly from Hyderabad (HYD) to Madras (MAA) HYD - MAA

$30 - $122

Cheapest option

Train  •  12 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Secunderabad Junction (SC) to Chennai Central (MAS) Chennai Exp

$17 - $28

4 alternative options

Fly to Tirupati, train  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Hyderabad (HYD) to Tirupati (TIR) HYD - TIR
  2. Take the train from Renigunta Junction (RU) to Perambur (PER)

$43 - $174

Train via Malkajgiri (MJF)  •  16 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Malkajgiri (MJF) to Chennai Central (MAS) Nsl Mas Wkly Exp

$17 - $28

Bus  •  17 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Hyderabad to Bangalore
  2. Take the bus from Bangalore to Chennai

$24 - $33

Drive  •  9 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Secunderabad to Chennai 414.7 miles

$65 - $100

What companies run services between Secunderabad, India and Chennai, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Secunderabad to Chennai once daily. Tickets cost $13 - $23 and the journey takes 12 h 40 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Secunderabad to Chennai via Hyderabad, Bangalore, Chennai, and Perumalpattu in around 17 h 36 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Hyderabad to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Flights from Hyderabad to Tirupati
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Hyderabad to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from Hyderabad to Tirupati
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $240
Trans Euro Air
Flights from Hyderabad to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Hyderabad to Madras via Cuddapah
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Hyderabad to Tirupati
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Hyderabad to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Flights from Hyderabad to Tirupati
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Renigunta Junction (RU) to Perambur (PER)
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Secunderabad Junction (SC) to Chennai Central (MAS)
Ave. Duration
12 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Malkajgiri (MJF) to Chennai Central (MAS)
Ave. Duration
16 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Hyderabad to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Bangalore to Chennai
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Secunderabad to Secunderabad
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Easy Cabs
Phone
+91 40 43 43 43 43
Website
easycabs.com
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 40 44 22 44 22
Website
merucabs.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Secunderabad to Chennai?

The distance between Secunderabad and Chennai is 525 km. The road distance is 664 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Secunderabad to Chennai?

The cheapest way to get from Secunderabad to Chennai is to train which costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,900 and takes 12 h 52 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Secunderabad to Chennai?

The quickest way to get from Secunderabad to Chennai is to taxi and fly which takes 3 h 44 min and costs ₹1,900 - ₹8,500.

How long does it take to get from Secunderabad to Chennai?

It takes approximately 3 h 44 min to get from Secunderabad to Chennai, including transfers.