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

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Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Tambaram (TBM) to Puducherry (PDY) Ms Pdy Exp / ...

$7 - $21

3 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Pondicherry

$9 - $16

Taxi  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sholinganallur to Puducherry 78.4 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Sholinganallur to Puducherry 78.4 miles

$12 - $19

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Sholinganallur to Puducherry once daily. Tickets cost $3 - $16 and the journey takes 3 h 50 min. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Sholinganallur to Puducherry every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 4 h 45 min.

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Sholinganallur to Puducherry?

The distance between Sholinganallur and Puducherry is 115 km. The road distance is 125 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Sholinganallur to Puducherry?

The cheapest way to get from Sholinganallur to Puducherry is to bus which costs ₹600 - ₹1,100 and takes 5 h 52 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Sholinganallur to Puducherry?

The quickest way to get from Sholinganallur to Puducherry is to taxi which takes 2 h 9 min and costs ₹1,900 - ₹2,400.

Is there a direct bus between Sholinganallur and Puducherry?

No, there is no direct bus from Sholinganallur to Puducherry. However, there are services departing from Shozhanganallur P.U. Office and arriving at Pondicherry via Maraimalai Nagar and Chennai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 52 min.

How long does it take to get from Sholinganallur to Puducherry?

It takes approximately 4 h 4 min to get from Sholinganallur to Puducherry, including transfers.