There are 3 ways to get from Tambaram to Tiruvannamalai by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Tambaram (TBM) to Villupuram Junction (VM) Ms-Mdu Vaigai Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Villupuram Junction (VM) to Tiruvannamalai (TNM) Chalukya Exp / ...

$3 - $26

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tambaram to Tiruvannamalai 103.1 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Tambaram to Tiruvannamalai 103.1 miles

$16 - $25

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tambaram to Tiruvannamalai is to drive which costs ₹1,200 - ₹1,800 and takes 2 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tambaram to Tiruvannamalai is to taxi which costs ₹2,800 - ₹3,400 and takes 2 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Tambaram to Tiruvannamalai. However, there are services departing from Tambaram (TBM) and arriving at Tiruvannamalai (TNM) via Villupuram Junction (VM). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 53 min.

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The distance between Tambaram and Tiruvannamalai is 138 km. The road distance is 165 km.

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The best way to get from Tambaram to Tiruvannamalai without a car is to train which takes 3 h 53 min and costs ₹240 - ₹2,000.

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It takes approximately 3 h 53 min to get from Tambaram to Tiruvannamalai, including transfers.

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Tambaram to Tiruvannamalai train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Tambaram (TBM) station.

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Tambaram to Tiruvannamalai train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Tiruvannamalai (TNM) station.

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Map of how to get from Tambaram to Tiruvannamalai.
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  • Distance: 86.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 53 min

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

You can take a train from Tambaram to Tiruvannamalai via Villupuram Junction (VM) in around 3 h 53 min.

Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Tambaram (TBM) to Villupuram Junction (VM)
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Villupuram Junction (VM) to Tiruvannamalai (TNM)
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from Tambaram to Tiruvannamalai
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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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