There are 5 ways to get from Tiruvallur to Thirunallar by bus, train, taxi, car or plane

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Bus  •  8h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Nagapattinam

₹1,796 - ₹2,322

Cheapest option

Train  •  11h 21m

  1. Take the train from Arakkonam to Karaikal 11017

₹596 - ₹763

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  4h 24m

  1. Take a taxi from Tiruvallur to Thirunallar 299.1 km

₹6,000 - ₹7,500

Drive  •  4h 24m

  1. Drive from Tiruvallur to Thirunallar 299.1 km

₹2,200 - ₹3,400

Train, fly  •  9h 2m

  1. Take the train from Tiruvallur to Moore Market
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) MAA - TRZ
  3. Take the train from Ponmlai Gld Rck to Tirumalairayan Pattinam H

₹3,365 - ₹7,218

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The cheapest way to get from Tiruvallur to Thirunallar is to train which costs ₹550 - ₹800 and takes 11h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Tiruvallur to Thirunallar is to taxi which costs ₹6,000 - ₹7,500 and takes 4h 24m.

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The distance between Tiruvallur and Thirunallar is 247 km. The road distance is 299.1 km.

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The best way to get from Tiruvallur to Thirunallar without a car is to bus which takes 8h 26m and costs ₹1,800 - ₹2,400.

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It takes approximately 8h 26m to get from Tiruvallur to Thirunallar, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Tiruvallur to Thirunallar is to bus which takes 8h 26m and costs ₹1,800 - ₹2,400. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹550 - ₹800 and takes 11h 21m.

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The quickest flight from Madras Airport to Tiruchirapalli Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tiruvallur to Thirunallar is 299 km. It takes approximately 4h 24m to drive from Tiruvallur to Thirunallar.

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Helitrans and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Madras Airport to Tiruchirapalli Airport.

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There are 25+ hotels available in Thirunallar. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Tiruvallur to Thirunallar.
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  • Distance: 247 km
  • Duration: 8h 26m

What companies run services between Tiruvallur, India and Thirunallar, Puducherry, India?

RedBus operates a bus from Chennai to Nagapattinam hourly. Tickets cost ₹550 - ₹800 and the journey takes 7h 30m. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Arakkonam to Karaikal once a week. Tickets cost ₹230 - ₹250 and the journey takes 9h 25m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Tiruchirapalli
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,900 - ₹12,000
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Madras to Tiruchirapalli
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,500 - ₹29,000
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 Arakkonam to Karaikal
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
₹230 - ₹250
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tiruvallur to Moore Market
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
₹75 - ₹85
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Ponmlai Gld Rck to Tirumalairayan Pattinam H
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
₹115 - ₹130
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Nagapattinam
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹550 - ₹800
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Redbus
Other operators
Taxi from Tiruvallur to Thirunallar
Ave. Duration
4h 24m
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹7,500

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