Travel from Tambaram to Puducherry

Bus or train from Tambaram to Puducherry?

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

How to get from Tambaram to Puducherry

ModeDurationPrice
From Tambaram (TBM) train to Puducherry (PDY).3 h 50 min₹842
From Tambaram bus to Chennai then bus to Pondicherry.5 h 20 min₹662
From Tambaram taxi to Puducherry.1 h 57 min₹2,615
From Tambaram drive to Puducherry.1 h 57 min₹1,128

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

The train from Tambaram (TBM) to Puducherry (PDY) takes 3 h 50 min including transfers and departs once daily.

Is there a direct train between Tambaram and Puducherry?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tambaram (TBM) and arriving at Puducherry (PDY). Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 50 min.

Is there a direct bus between Tambaram and Puducherry?

No, there is no direct bus from Tambaram to Puducherry. However, there are services departing from Tambaram and arriving at Pondicherry via Chennai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 20 min.

Operators from Tambaram to Puducherry

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Indian RailwaysIndian Railways
MTCMTC
RedBusRedBus