Rameshwaram To Chennai

(Chennai To Rameshwaram)
Total distance 554 km
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Chennai is located at a distance of 555 km from Rameshwaram. The capital of Tamil Nadu, Chennai is well-connected to Rameshwaram by road, rail and air. However, the best way to reach to Chennai from Rameshwaram is by bus, which takes about 10 hours. Some of the important places covered on the route are Rameshwaram - 212 km -> Kovilur – 55 km -> Thiruvarur - 124 km -> Cuddalore – 26 km -> Pondicherry – 84 km -> Kalpakkam – 87 km -> Chennai. Several South Indian restaurants, fast food chains along with a government hospital and ATMs are located on the route.

Transport options from Rameshwaram to Chennai

Rameshwaram to Chennai By Bus: Take a direct bus from Rameshwaram to Chennai, which takes about 10 hours. The Chennai bus station is about 7 km away from the city centre and can be reached by hiring an auto or a cycle rickshaw. Travelling by the state transport bus is economical and ideal for backpackers and individual travellers.

Rameshwaram to Chennai By Car: By Cab: Hire or rent a car to drive down to Chennai, which takes around 8 hours. Hired cabs cost between INR10 and INR20 per kilometre, depending upon the showtype of car. Ideal for travelling in groups and with kids and families.

Rameshwaram to Chennai By Train: Take a direct train from Rameshwaram to Chennai, which takes about 12 hours. The Chennai railway station is situated at a distance of 9 km from the city centre and can be travelled by taking a bus or a taxi. Prior reservation is advisable. Ideal for travelling with seniors, families and kids.

Rameshwaram to Chennai By Flight: Take a bus or a taxi from Rameshwaram to Madurai Airport. The airport of Madurai is 174 km away from Rameshwaram and the distance is covered in 3 hours. Take a direct flight from Madurai to Chennai, which takes around 1 hour. The Chennai Airport is located at a distance of 15 km from the city centre and can be covered by taking a bus or an auto. It is expensive and time consuming.

Rameshwaram to Chennai By Train (432 Km)

Rameshwaram ––› Chennai
By Train 432 Km
Rameshwaram to Chennai by Train (432 Km)
Train No. Train Name Origin Dep. Arr. Days Of Run
Ram... Che... M T W T F S S
14259 Rameswaram-Varanasi Weekly Express Rameswaram 23:00 13:00 N N Y N N N N
16702 Boatmail Express Rameswaram 17:00 06:30 Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
16714 Rameshwaram Chennai Egmore (Sethu) Express Rameswaram 20:00 08:20 Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
18495 Rameswaram-Bhubaneswar Express Rameswaram 08:00 22:10 N N N N N N Y
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Road/Route Map For Rameshwaram To Chennai

Driving directions from Rameshwaram to Chennai
  • Bus
    • Total distance:432 km
    • Duration: 7 Hrs by Bus
  • Taxi
    • Total distance:432 km
    • Duration: 7 Hrs by car
  • Trains
    • Best trains to take:Rameshwaram Chennai Egmore (Sethu) Express (16714), Rameswaram-Bhubaneswar Express (18495)
    • Last station:Chennai
    • Total distance:432 km
  • Flights
    • Total distance:432 km
    • Nearest Airport:Chennai
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