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 - $26

4 alternative options

Fly to Tirupati, train  •  5 h 46 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 34 min

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

$17 - $26

Bus  •  17 h 36 min

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

$23 - $32

Drive  •  9 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Secunderabad to Chennai 414.7 miles

$65 - $100

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Secunderabad to Chennai is to train which costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,900 and takes 16 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Secunderabad to Chennai is to taxi and fly which costs ₹2,000 - ₹8,500 and takes 3 h 44 min.

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The distance between Secunderabad and Chennai is 525 km. The road distance is 663.5 km.

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

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Secunderabad to Chennai once daily. Tickets cost $13 - $22 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 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $240
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
Trans Euro Air
Flights from Hyderabad to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 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
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 - $22
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 - $23
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
$8 - $12
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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