Bangalore to Chennai Shortest distance by road - 346 kms.
Average time taken:
Volvo bus: 5 hrs 15 mins
Local bus: 6 hrs 20 mins.
Boarding Points & Dropping Points Of The Cities
Boarding points in Bangalore are as follows:
• Electronic city
• Anand Rao Circle
• Silk board
Dropping points in Chennai are as follows:
• Ashok Pillar
• Thiurvanmiyur and some more
Bus Timings - Time of first bus leaving and the last bus
First Bus Leaves at: 7:00 AM
Last Bus Leaves at: 11:55 PM
Routes Commonly Taken By The Buses
Bangalore to Chennai via AH 45 - Departure from Bangalore - Old Madras Road - Hoskote (30) – Kolar (57) – Palamner (120) – Chittoor (165) – Ranipet (210) – Kanchi (Outskirts) (260) – Sriperumbudur (290) – Chennai (330)
Distance - 347 Kms
Time Taken - 5 hours 12 minutes.
Bangalore to Chennai via Bangalore-Tirupati Highway and NH 4 - Departure from Bangalore – Hosur (45) – Krishnagiri (95) – Vaniyambadi (145) – Ambur (165) – Vellore (220) – Ranipet (240) – Kanchi (Outskirts) (290) – Sriperumbudur (320) – Chennai (360)
Distance - 328 Kms
Time Taken - 5 hours 26 minutes.
Places To Visit In Chennai
Chennai is the capital city of Tamil Nadu and is very much famous for exotic Marina Beach. It’s the house of Tamil film industry and is a dynamic city located in the southern part of the country. Bangalore is the capital city of the State of Karnataka, is one of the metropolitan cities in India.
• Marina Beach
• Queens Land
• SDAT Tennis Stadium
• Ampa Skywalk
• Arignar Anna Zoological Park
• VGP Universal Kingdom
• Golden Beach, Chennai
• Birla Planetarium
• Guindy National Park
• St. Thomas Mount
• San Thome Basilica
• Edward Elliot’s beach
More About Bangalore Chennai Buses
With so many different bus types, just take your pick and travel! The bus types available here are Volvo AC SemiSleeper,Volvo AC seater,Sleeper Non AC,Sleeper AC,Mercedes AC Semisleeper,Seater Non AC,Seater Semisleeper,Sleeper Non AC
Famous restaurants near boarding & dropping points
Restaurant near Bangalore – Kamath restaurant, Andhra restaurant just before Chittor with excellent service.
Restaurant near Ambur famous for biryanis.
Restaurant near Mamallapuram, Pondy French ambience, beach and cheap alcohol.
Bumpy ride in old bus with worn out shock absorbers. Strong smell of gasoline in the bus causing head aches. I do not recommend this bus!
Quality (2) | Behaviour (2) | Punctuality (3)
Anja Lutz | Dec 25,2014 for Sea Bird Travels
Wish, they are a little more considerate towards elderly passengers (and diabetics) who may need at least one stop at night for relieving oneself.
Quality (5) | Behaviour (3) | Punctuality (5)
S Kulshekar | Dec 25,2014 for Srs Travels (SRS Travels)
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