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There are 5 ways to get from Tambaram to Cheyyar by bus, taxi, train or car

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Recommended option

Line 118 bus, taxi

  1. Take the line 118 bus from Tambaram to Maraimalai Nagar
  2. Take a taxi from Maraimalai Nagar to Cheyyar

Cheapest option

Line 12605 train, taxi

  1. Take the line 12605 train from Tambaram to Chengalpattu
  2. Take a taxi from Chengalpattu to Cheyyar

3 alternative options

Line 40507 train, taxi

  1. Take the line 40507 train from Tambaram to Paranur
  2. Take a taxi from Paranur to Cheyyar

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Tambaram to Cheyyar

Drive

  1. Drive from Tambaram to Cheyyar

Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Tambaram to Cheyyar is to drive, which costs ₹650 - ₹1,000 and takes 1h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Tambaram to Cheyyar is to taxi which costs ₹1,900 - ₹2,300 and takes 1h 20m.

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The distance between Tambaram and Cheyyar is 70 km. The road distance is 83.5 km.

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The best way to get from Tambaram to Cheyyar without a car is to line 118 bus and taxi which takes 2h 16m and costs ₹1,700 - ₹2,200.

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It takes approximately 2h 16m to get from Tambaram to Cheyyar, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tambaram to Cheyyar is 83 km. It takes approximately 1h 20m to drive from Tambaram to Cheyyar.

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Map of how to get from Tambaram to Cheyyar.
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  • Distance: 69.8 km
  • Duration: 2h 16m

What companies run services between Tambaram, India and Cheyyar, India?

There is no direct connection from Tambaram to Cheyyar. However, you can take the line 118 bus to Maraimalai Nagar then take the taxi to Cheyyar. Alternatively, you can take the line 12605 train to Chengalpattu then take the taxi to Cheyyar.

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
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Tambaram to Chengalpattu
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₹90 - ₹600
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹90 - ₹120
Third AC (3A)
₹330 - ₹420
Second AC (2A)
₹450 - ₹600
Train from Tambaram to Paranur
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₹90 - ₹600
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹90 - ₹120
Third AC (3A)
₹330 - ₹410
Second AC (2A)
₹450 - ₹600
Bus operators
MTC
Phone
+91 9445030516, 044 23455888
Email
mtc.chtwo@gems.vsnl.net.in
Website
mtcbus.tn.gov.in
Bus from Tambaram to Maraimalai Nagar
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₹18 - ₹35
Schedules at
mtcbus.tn.gov.in
Other operators
Taxi from Maraimalai Nagar to Cheyyar
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Estimated price
₹1,700 - ₹2,100

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