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There are 5 ways to get from Virudhachalam to Padi by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 46m

  1. Take the train from Vridhachalam Jn to Tambaram 12606 / ...

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Bus  •  4h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Virudhachalam to Chennai

Taxi  •  3h 5m

  1. Take a taxi from Virudhachalam to Padi 220.5 km

Drive  •  3h 5m

  1. Drive from Virudhachalam to Padi 220.5 km

Train, fly  •  4h 49m

  1. Take the train from Vridhachalam Jn to Tiruchchirapali
  2. Fly from Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) to Madras (MAA) TRZ - MAA

Virudhachalam to Padi by train

65 Weekly Trains
3h 46m Average Duration
₹327 Cheapest Price
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Virudhachalam → Padi
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The cheapest way to get from Virudhachalam to Padi is to train which costs ₹320 - ₹2,000 and takes 3h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Virudhachalam to Padi is to taxi which costs ₹4,900 - ₹6,000 and takes 3h 5m.

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No, there is no direct train from Virudhachalam to Padi. However, there are services departing from Vridhachalam Jn and arriving at Korattur via Tambaram and M.G.R Chennai Central Suburban Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 46m.

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The distance between Virudhachalam and Padi is 200 km. The road distance is 220.5 km.

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The best way to get from Virudhachalam to Padi without a car is to train which takes 3h 46m and costs ₹320 - ₹2,000.

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It takes approximately 3h 46m to get from Virudhachalam to Padi, including transfers.

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Virudhachalam to Padi train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Vridhachalam Jn station.

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The best way to get from Virudhachalam to Padi is to train which takes 3h 46m and costs ₹320 - ₹2,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4h 34m.

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

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Virudhachalam to Padi train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Tambaram station.

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  • Distance: 199.9 km
  • Duration: 3h 46m

What companies run services between Virudhachalam, India and Padi, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Vridhachalam Jn to Tambaram every 3 hours. Tickets cost ₹150 - ₹850 and the journey takes 2h 43m. Alternatively, Parveen Travels operates a bus from Virudhachalam to Chennai once daily, and the journey takes 3h 33m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹1,900 - ₹9,500
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 Vridhachalam Jn to Tambaram
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₹150 - ₹850
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹150 - ₹200
Third AC (3A)
₹480 - ₹600
Second AC (2A)
₹650 - ₹850
Train from Vridhachalam Jn to Tiruchchirapali
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
₹120 - ₹750
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹120 - ₹160
Third AC (3A)
₹420 - ₹550
Second AC (2A)
₹550 - ₹750
Bus operators
Parveen Travels
Phone
044 4900 7555/ 1800 102 0999
Email
customercare@parveentravels.com
Website
parveentravels.com
Bus from Virudhachalam to Chennai
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
parveentravels.com
Other operators
Taxi from Virudhachalam to Padi
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Estimated price
₹4,900 - ₹6,000

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Yes, the driving distance between Virudhachalam to Padi is 220 km. It takes approximately 3h 5m to drive from Virudhachalam to Padi.

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IndiGo Airlines offers flights from Tiruchirapalli Airport to Madras Airport.

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