There are 4 ways to get from Vellore to Kelambākkam by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Katpadi Junction (KPD) to Chennai Central (MAS) Chennai Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Chennai Park to Tambaram Santorium

$12 - $29

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Vellore to Chennai
  2. Take the bus from Paventher Salai to Tambaram 118
  3. Take the bus from Tambaram to Hindustan Engineering College 51K

$10 - $13

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take a taxi from Vellore to Kelambākkam 85.7 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Vellore to Kelambākkam 85.7 miles

$13 - $21

What companies run services between Vellore, India and Kelambākkam, India?

You can take a train from Vellore to Kelambākkam via Katpadi Junction (KPD), Chennai Central (MAS), Chennai Park, and Tambaram Santorium in around 3 h 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vellore to Kelambākkam via Chennai, Paventher Salai, Tambaram, and Tambaram in around 5 h 12 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
MTC
Bus from Paventher Salai to Tambaram
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
mtcbus.org
Bus from Tambaram to Hindustan Engineering College
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
mtcbus.org
Other operators
Taxi from Vellore to Kelambākkam
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Bharathi Taxi
Phone
+91 91 30 002000
Website
bharathicalltaxi.in
Friends Track Call Taxi
Phone
+91 416 233 34 44
Website
friendstrackcalltaxi.com
Fast Track Call Taxi
Phone
+91 416 28 88 999
Website
vellore.fasttractcalltaxi.in

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Vellore to Kelambākkam?

The distance between Vellore and Kelambākkam is 119 km. The road distance is 137 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Vellore to Kelambākkam?

The cheapest way to get from Vellore to Kelambākkam is to bus which costs ₹650 - ₹900 and takes 5 h 12 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Vellore to Kelambākkam?

The quickest way to get from Vellore to Kelambākkam is to taxi which takes 2 h 1 min and costs ₹2,300 - ₹2,800.

Is there a direct bus between Vellore and Kelambākkam?

No, there is no direct bus from Vellore to Kelambākkam. However, there are services departing from Vellore and arriving at Hindustan Engineering College via Paventher Salai and Tambaram. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 12 min.

How long does it take to get from Vellore to Kelambākkam?

It takes approximately 3 h 51 min to get from Vellore to Kelambākkam, including transfers.