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There are 5 ways to get from Visakhapatnam to Ponneri by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly, line 42419 train  •  3h 11m

  1. Fly from Visakhapatnam (VTZ) to Madras (MAA) VTZ - MAA
  2. Take the line 42419 train from M.G.R Chennai Central Suburban Terminal to Ponneri

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Train  •  15h 29m

  1. Take the train from Duvvada to Chennai Central 13351 / ...

3 alternative options

Train via Chennai Egmore  •  13h 55m

  1. Take the train from Duvvada to Chennai Egmore 12898 / ...

Bus  •  15h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Vizag Maddilapalem to Nellore
  2. Take the bus from Nellore to Kavaraipettai

Drive  •  10h 43m

  1. Drive from Visakhapatnam to Ponneri 752 km

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The cost-effective way to get from Visakhapatnam to Ponneri is to train, which costs ₹650 - ₹2,700 and takes 15h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Visakhapatnam to Ponneri is to fly and line 42419 train which costs ₹3,400 - ₹7,000 and takes 3h 11m.

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The distance between Visakhapatnam and Ponneri is 580 km. The road distance is 752 km.

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The best way to get from Visakhapatnam to Ponneri without a car is to train via Chennai Egmore which takes 13h 55m and costs ₹750 - ₹3,300.

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It takes approximately 3h 11m to get from Visakhapatnam to Ponneri, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Visakhapatnam to Ponneri is to train via Chennai Egmore which takes 13h 55m and costs ₹750 - ₹3,300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 15h 26m.

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The quickest flight from Visakhapatnam Airport to Madras Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Visakhapatnam to Ponneri is 752 km. It takes approximately 10h 43m to drive from Visakhapatnam to Ponneri.

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Spicejet and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Visakhapatnam Airport to Madras Airport.

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

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Map of how to get from Visakhapatnam to Ponneri.
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  • Distance: 580.3 km
  • Duration: 3h 11m

What companies run services between Visakhapatnam, India and Ponneri, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Duvvada to Chennai Egmore twice a week. Tickets cost ₹370 - ₹1,800 and the journey takes 12h 22m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Visakhapatnam to Ponneri via Vizag Maddilapalem, Nellore, and Kavaraipettai in around 15h 26m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,000 - ₹8,000
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Madras via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,000 - ₹8,000
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,900 - ₹12,000
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 M.G.R Chennai Central Suburban Terminal to Ponneri
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹90 - ₹600
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹90 - ₹120
Third AC (3A)
₹340 - ₹420
Second AC (2A)
₹460 - ₹600
Train from Duvvada to Chennai Egmore
Ave. Duration
12h 22m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
₹370 - ₹1,800
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹370 - ₹470
Third AC (3A)
₹1,000 - ₹1,300
Second AC (2A)
₹1,400 - ₹1,800
Train from Duvvada to Chennai Central
Ave. Duration
14h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹370 - ₹1,800
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹370 - ₹470
Third AC (3A)
₹1,000 - ₹1,300
Second AC (2A)
₹1,400 - ₹1,800
Bus operators
Vijayanand Travels
Website
vrlbus.in
Bus from Vizag Maddilapalem to Nellore
Ave. Duration
12h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹1,170
Schedules at
vrlbus.in
Parveen Travels
Phone
044 4900 7555/ 1800 102 0999
Email
customercare@parveentravels.com
Website
parveentravels.com
Bus from Nellore to Kavaraipettai
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
parveentravels.com

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The best way to get from Visakhapatnam to Visakhapatnam Airport is to taxi which takes 7 min and costs ₹280 - ₹340.

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