There are 4 ways to get from Tambaram to Melmaruvathur by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  56 min

  1. Take the train from Tambaram (TBM) to Melmaruvattur (MLMR) Ms-Kkdi Pallavan Exp / ...

$1 - $14

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Melmaruvathur

$5 - $7

Taxi  •  58 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tambaram to Melmaruvathur 42.2 miles

$16 - $19

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Tambaram to Melmaruvathur 42.2 miles

$6 - $10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tambaram to Melmaruvathur is to bus which costs ₹350 - ₹500 and takes 2 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tambaram to Melmaruvathur is to train which costs ₹85 - ₹950 and takes 56 min.

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The distance between Tambaram and Melmaruvathur is 64 km. The road distance is 67.5 km.

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The train from Tambaram (TBM) to Melmaruvattur (MLMR) takes 53 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tambaram to Melmaruvathur. However, there are services departing from Guduvanchery and arriving at Melmaruvathur via Perumalpattu and Chennai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 29 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tambaram (TBM) and arriving at Melmaruvattur (MLMR). Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 53 min.

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Tambaram to Melmaruvathur every 4 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $14 and the journey takes 53 min. Alternatively, SETC operates a bus from Tambaram to Melmaruvathur hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 1 h 26 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Chennai to Melmaruvathur
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Tambaram to Melmaruvathur
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
$16 - $19
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Yellow Taxi
Phone
+91 44 26 54 26 26
Website
yellowcalltaxi.com
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 44 44 22 44 22
Website
merucabs.com

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