CHENNAI to KODAIKANAL, Train, Bus from Chennai to Kodaikanal, fare, timings
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Chennai to Kodaikanal

distance is

57 km.

It takes

1 hr, 20 mins

by road to travel from Chennai to Kodaikanal.

Chennai, the capital of Tamil Nadu is 518 km from the charming hill station of Kodaikanal and is well connected via trains and buses. Kodaikanal does not have its own airport; hence, direct flights are not available. Coimbatore at a distance of 169 km from Kodaikanal has the nearest airport and daily direct flights are available from Chennai to Coimbatore. Indigo, Spice Jet and Jet Konnect are some of the major flight operators which offers direct flight from Chennai to Coimbatore and tickets are cheap and affordable. From Coimbatore, tourists can either take a bus till Kodaikanal or hire a taxi that will charge Rs 3,000 onwards for a drop. The total journey time will be around 4 hours.

More than 5 direct trains travel between Chennai and Kodaikanal, making it one of the most comfortable and easiest modes of transport between the two cities. Tourists can take Pandian Exp, Anantapuri Exp, Pearl City Exp, Thirukkural Exp or Tiruchendur Exp till Kodaikanal. Most of the trains are available daily and take around 7 hours to reach Kodaikanal from Chennai. The price of train tickets start from Rs 220 per person and will increase upon the class of travel selected.

Another easy and comfortable option to travel to Kodaikanal from Chennai will be take a direct bus that takes around 11 hours to cover the 518 km long distance. SRS Travels, K.P.N travels and Shama Sardar travels and holidays are some of the private bus operators which run daily buses from Chennai to Kodaikanal and the price of the tickets tart from Rs 800 onwards. Due to the long distance tourists are advised to book sleeper buses. Direct taxis too can be hired from Chennai till Kodaikanal. Direct taxis charge Rs 10,000 onwards for a round trip.
3 hrs, 10 mins

4 hrs

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