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There are 5 ways to get from Velachery to Marakkanam by train, taxi, bus or car

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Train, taxi

  1. Take the train from Guindy to Chengalpattu
  2. Take a taxi from Chengalpattu to Marakkanam

Train, taxi via Chennai Fort

  1. Take the train from Chennai Fort to Chengalpattu
  2. Take a taxi from Chengalpattu to Marakkanam

Line 119 bus, bus, taxi

  1. Take the line 119 bus from Velachery Vijayanagar to Ponniamman Kovil
  2. Take the bus from Pooniyamman Kovil to Kelambakkam
  3. Take a taxi from Kelambakkam to Marakkanam

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Velachery to Marakkanam

Drive

  1. Drive from Velachery to Marakkanam
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Velachery to Marakkanam is to drive which costs ₹800 - ₹1,200 and takes 1h 35m.

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The fastest way to get from Velachery to Marakkanam is to taxi which takes 1h 35m and costs ₹1,700 - ₹2,100.

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The distance between Velachery and Marakkanam is 92 km. The road distance is 106.5 km.

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The best way to get from Velachery to Marakkanam without a car is to train and taxi which takes 2h 47m and costs ₹1,200 - ₹2,100.

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It takes approximately 2h 47m to get from Velachery to Marakkanam, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Velachery to Marakkanam is 107 km. It takes approximately 1h 35m to drive from Velachery to Marakkanam.

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

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Map of how to get from Velachery to Marakkanam.
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  • Distance: 92.2 km
  • Duration: 2h 47m

What companies run services between Velachery, India and Marakkanam, India?

There is no direct connection from Velachery to Marakkanam. However, you can take the line 119 bus to Guindy TVK Estate, take the walk to Guindy, take the train to Chengalpattu, then take the taxi to Marakkanam. Alternatively, you can take the line 42657 train to Chennai Fort, take the train to Chengalpattu, then take the taxi to Marakkanam.

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 Guindy to Chengalpattu
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₹95 - ₹600
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹95 - ₹130
Third AC (3A)
₹350 - ₹440
Second AC (2A)
₹470 - ₹600
Train from Chennai Fort to Chengalpattu
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₹100 - ₹650
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹100 - ₹130
Third AC (3A)
₹360 - ₹450
Second AC (2A)
₹490 - ₹650
Bus operators
MTC
Phone
+91 9445030516, 044 23455888
Email
mtc.chtwo@gems.vsnl.net.in
Website
mtcbus.tn.gov.in
Bus from Velachery Vijayanagar to Ponniamman Kovil
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
₹16 - ₹60
Schedules at
mtcbus.tn.gov.in
Bus from Pooniyamman Kovil to Kelambakkam
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹17 - ₹40
Schedules at
mtcbus.tn.gov.in
Other operators
Taxi from Chengalpattu to Marakkanam
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Estimated price
₹1,100 - ₹1,400

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