How to go from Chennai to Kodaikanal

Distance between Chennai to Kodaikanal

The aerial distance from Chennai to Kodaikanal is 426 km while the road distance between Chennai to Kodaikanal is 513 km.By Train it is 420 Km.

TypeDistance
Aerial Distance426 kms
Road Distance513 kms
Rail Distance420 kms

How to Reach?

No flights are available between Chennai to Kodaikanal but there is/are 7 direct train(s) from Chennai to Kodaikanal. These train(s) is/are Pandian Exp (12637), Anantapuri Exp (16723), Pearl City Exp (12693), Thirukkural Exp (12642), Tiruchendur Exp (16735) etc. The minimum time a train takes to reach Kodaikanal from Chennai is 7h 17m.The fastest way to reach Kodaikanal from Chennai takes you 7h 17m, which is to take Pandian Exp from Chennai to Kodaikanal.The cheapest way to reach Kodaikanal from Chennai takes you 9h 51m, which is to take Vaigai Exp from Chennai to Madurai then take Anantapuri Exp from Madurai to Kodaikanal.


By Flight

No direct connectivity to flight between Chennai and Kodaikanal is available. Best to take Air India from Chennai to Madurai then take Rmm Tpty Exp from Madurai to Kodaikanal.

chennaimaduraikodaikanal

7hr 26m Rs.2,997

More DetailsFromToDep. & Arr. TimePrice*

Air India
AI 671
chennai airport
madurai airport12:20 - 13:20
(1 hr 00 m)
Rs.2,927

Changeover at madurai - 5 h 55 m

Rmm Tpty Exp
16780
Class SL
madurai junction
kodaikanal road19:15 - 19:46
(0 hr 31 m)
Rs.70



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Distance between chennai and madurai: 416 kms

Distance between madurai and kodaikanal: 41 kms


By Train

Direct train between Chennai and Kodaikanal is available.Best to take Pandian Exp from Chennai to Kodaikanal

chennaikodaikanal

7hr 17m Rs.240

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Pandian Exp
12637
Class SL
tambaram
kodaikanal road21:48 - 05:05
(7 hr 17 m)
Rs.232



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Distance between chennai and kodaikanal: 420 kms

Things to Know

What is the average direct train fare from Chennai to Kodaikanal?

Lowest train fare is Rs 220 for Anantapuri Exp and highest train fare is Rs 322 for Nagercoil Exp, where average fare is Rs 240 for Pandian Exp from Chennai to Kodaikanal.


List the name of trains with train number between Chennai and Kodaikanal.

The major trains between Chennai and Kodaikanal are as follows:

Pandian Exp (12637), Anantapuri Exp (16723), Pearl City Exp (12693), Thirukkural Exp (12642), Tiruchendur Exp (16735).


How many direct trains are operating from Chennai to Kodaikanal?

There are 7 direct trains between Chennai and Kodaikanal.



By Bus

Direct bus between Chennai and Kodaikanal is available.Best to take Shama Sardar Travels from Chennai to Kodaikanal

chennaikodaikanal

9hr 30m Rs.799

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Shama Sardar Travels
chennai
kodaikanal22:30 - 08:00
(9 hr 30 m)
Rs.799



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Distance between chennai and kodaikanal: 516 kms

Things to Know

What is the average direct bus fare from Chennai to Kodaikanal?

Lowest bus fare is Rs 600 for Parveen Travels and highest bus fare is Rs 985 for Kpn Travels, where average fare is Rs 799 for Shama Sardar Travels from Chennai to Kodaikanal.


List the name of buses with bus names between Chennai and Kodaikanal.

The major buses between Chennai and Kodaikanal are as follows:

Shama Sardar Travels, Kpn Travels, Srs Travels, Parveen Travels and Srm Transports.


How many direct buses are operating from Chennai to Kodaikanal?

There are 6 direct buses between Chennai and Kodaikanal.


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