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There are 4 ways to get from Tiruvannamalai to Mahabalipuram by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Tiruvannamalai (TNM) to Villupuram Junction (VM) Tpty-Mq Pamani Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Villupuram Junction (VM) to Chengalpattu (CGL) Mdu-Ms Vaigai Exp / ...

$8 - $33

3 alternative options

Bus  •  11 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Palayam to Chennai
  2. Take the bus from Paventher Salai to Tambaram 118 / ...

$17 - $28

Taxi  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tiruvannamalai to Mahabalipuram 93.9 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Tiruvannamalai to Mahabalipuram 93.9 miles

$15 - $23

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The cheapest way to get from Tiruvannamalai to Mahabalipuram is to drive which costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,700 and takes 2 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tiruvannamalai to Mahabalipuram is to taxi which costs ₹2,500 - ₹3,100 and takes 2 h 10 min.

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The distance between Tiruvannamalai and Mahabalipuram is 129 km. The road distance is 150.2 km.

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The best way to get from Tiruvannamalai to Mahabalipuram without a car is to train which takes 4 h 13 min and costs ₹600 - ₹2,500.

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It takes approximately 4 h 13 min to get from Tiruvannamalai to Mahabalipuram, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Tiruvannamalai to Mahabalipuram is to train which takes 4 h 13 min and costs ₹600 - ₹2,500. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹1,200 - ₹2,100 and takes 11 h 29 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tiruvannamalai to Mahabalipuram is 150 km. It takes approximately 2 h 10 min to drive from Tiruvannamalai to Mahabalipuram.

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There are 87+ hotels available in Mahabalipuram. Prices start at $12 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tiruvannamalai to Mahabalipuram.
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  • Distance: 80.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 13 min

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

You can take a train from Tiruvannamalai to Mahabalipuram via Villupuram Junction (VM) and Chengalpattu (CGL) in around 4 h 13 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tiruvannamalai to Mahabalipuram via Palayam, Chennai, Paventher Salai, Tambaram, Tambaram, and Hindustan Engineering College in around 11 h 29 min.

Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Tiruvannamalai (TNM) to Villupuram Junction (VM)
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Villupuram Junction (VM) to Chengalpattu (CGL)
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
MTC
Bus from Paventher Salai to Tambaram
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
mtcbus.org
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Chennai CMBT to Tambaram
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Tiruvannamalai to Mahabalipuram
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Satguru Ramana Maharshi Travels
Phone
+91 4175 235 561
Website
arunachala-ramana.org

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