Indian Railways
Refundable Recommended
08:00
SBC KSR Bangalore
6h 25m ride in train #12610
5
14:25
MAS Chennai Central
AirAsia India
Instant Recommended
10:25
BLR Bangalore Airport
1h flight #I52389 with AirAsia India in Economy
11:25
MAA Chennai Airport
Indian Railways
Refundable Recommended
06:33
SBC KSR Bangalore
6h 5m ride in train #12608
12:38
MAS Chennai Central

From KSR Bangalore to Chennai by Trains

Indian Railways
Refundable
06:00
SBC KSR Bangalore
5h ride in train #12028, EC - Extended AC Chair Class
11:00
MS Chennai Egmore
Indian Railways
Refundable
06:05
SBC KSR Bangalore
5h ride in train #12028, CC - AC Chair Class
11:05
MAS Chennai Central
Indian Railways
Refundable Recommended
06:33
SBC KSR Bangalore
6h 5m ride in train #12608
12:38
MAS Chennai Central
Indian Railways
Refundable Recommended
08:00
SBC KSR Bangalore
6h 25m ride in train #12610
5
14:25
MAS Chennai Central
Indian Railways
Refundable
09:00
SBC KSR Bangalore
6h 45m ride in train #12295
15:45
MAS Chennai Central
Indian Railways
Refundable
10:05
SBC KSR Bangalore
6h 20m ride in train #12578
16:25
MAS Chennai Central
Indian Railways
Refundable
14:30
SBC KSR Bangalore
6h ride in train #22626, CC - AC Chair Class
20:30
MAS Chennai Central
Indian Railways
Refundable
15:00
SBC KSR Bangalore
6h 5m ride in train #12640, 2S - Second Sitting Class
21:05
MAS Chennai Central
Indian Railways
Refundable
16:15
SBC KSR Bangalore
5h 15m ride in train #12008
21:30
MAS Chennai Central
Indian Railways
Refundable
22:40
SBC KSR Bangalore
5h 55m ride in train #12658
04:35
+1
MAS Chennai Central
Indian Railways
Refundable
23:00
SBC KSR Bangalore
6h 15m ride in train #22681
05:15
+1
MAS Chennai Central
Indian Railways
Refundable
23:00
SBC KSR Bangalore
6h 15m ride in train #12692
05:15
+1
MAS Chennai Central
Indian Railways
Refundable
23:50
SBC KSR Bangalore
7h 10m ride in train #16022
07:00
+1
MAS Chennai Central

From Banaswadi to Chennai by Trains

Indian Railways
Refundable
05:55
BAND Banaswadi, Bangalore
5h 50m ride in train #17312
11:45
MAS Chennai Central

From Yesvantpur Jn to Chennai by Trains

Indian Railways
Refundable
05:15
YPR Yesvantpur Jn, Bangalore
20d ride in train #22681, 3A - AC 3-Tier Sleeper
05:15
+20
MAS Chennai Central
Indian Railways
Refundable
05:30
YPR Yesvantpur Jn, Bangalore
6h 15m ride in train #17312
11:45
MAS Chennai Central
Indian Railways
Refundable
06:00
YPR Yesvantpur Jn, Bangalore
2d 5h ride in train #12028, EC - Extended AC Chair Class
11:00
+2
MS Chennai Egmore
Indian Railways
Refundable
06:00
YPR Yesvantpur Jn, Bangalore
5h 5m ride in train #12028
11:05
MAS Chennai Central
Indian Railways
Refundable
08:30
YPR Yesvantpur Jn, Bangalore
7h 45m ride in train #12551
16:15
MAS Chennai Central
Indian Railways
Refundable
09:55
YPR Yesvantpur Jn, Bangalore
6h 20m ride in train #22352
16:15
MAS Chennai Central
Indian Railways
Refundable
22:45
YPR Yesvantpur Jn, Bangalore
6h 30m ride in train #12291
05:15
+1
MAS Chennai Central

From Bangalore to Chennai by Buses

Instant Refundable
16:45
Bangalore
14h 35m bus ride in AC Sleeper
07:20
+1
Chennai
Instant Refundable
17:30
Bangalore
13h bus ride in AC Seater
06:30
+1
Chennai
Instant Refundable
17:45
Bangalore
14h 35m bus ride in AC Sleeper
08:20
+1
Chennai
K P N
Instant Refundable
18:00
Bangalore
13h bus ride in Non-AC Sleeper
07:00
+1
Chennai
Instant Refundable
18:30
Bangalore
13h bus ride in AC Sleeper
07:30
+1
Chennai
Instant Refundable
18:50
Bangalore
12h 10m bus ride in AC Sleeper
07:00
+1
Chennai
Instant Refundable
19:00
Bangalore
11h 45m bus ride in AC Sleeper
06:45
+1
Chennai
K P N
Instant Refundable
19:00
Bangalore
12h bus ride in AC Sleeper
07:00
+1
Chennai
Instant Refundable
19:25
Bangalore
11h 35m bus ride in AC Sleeper
07:00
+1
Chennai
Instant Refundable
20:00
Bangalore
12h 10m bus ride in AC Sleeper
08:10
+1
Chennai
Instant Refundable
20:00
Bangalore
11h bus ride in AC Sleeper
07:00
+1
Chennai
Instant Refundable
20:00
Bangalore
13h bus ride in AC Seater
09:00
+1
Chennai
Instant Refundable
20:15
Bangalore
11h 45m bus ride in AC Sleeper
08:00
+1
Chennai

From Bangalore Airport to Chennai by Flights

Instant
06:25
BLR Bangalore Airport
1h 15m flight #6E233 with IndiGo in Economy
07:40
MAA Chennai Airport
AirAsia India
Instant
07:10
BLR Bangalore Airport
1h flight #I52385 with AirAsia India in Economy
08:10
MAA Chennai Airport
Instant Fastest
08:35
BLR Bangalore Airport
55m flight #AI592 with Air India in Economy
09:30
MAA Chennai Airport
Instant
09:10
BLR Bangalore Airport
1h 15m flight #6E541 with IndiGo in Economy
10:25
MAA Chennai Airport
AirAsia India
Instant Recommended
10:25
BLR Bangalore Airport
1h flight #I52389 with AirAsia India in Economy
11:25
MAA Chennai Airport
Instant
11:10
BLR Bangalore Airport
1h 15m flight #6E6212 with IndiGo in Economy
12:25
MAA Chennai Airport
Instant Fastest
11:50
BLR Bangalore Airport
55m flight #AI564 with Air India in Economy
12:45
MAA Chennai Airport
Instant
13:35
BLR Bangalore Airport
1h 15m flight #6E258 with IndiGo in Economy
14:50
MAA Chennai Airport
Instant
14:40
BLR Bangalore Airport
1h 15m flight #6E237 with IndiGo in Economy
15:55
MAA Chennai Airport
Instant
15:00
BLR Bangalore Airport
1h 10m flight #SG3407 with SpiceJet in Economy
16:10
MAA Chennai Airport
Instant
15:40
BLR Bangalore Airport
1h 15m flight #6E6012 with IndiGo in Economy
16:55
MAA Chennai Airport
Instant
17:00
BLR Bangalore Airport
1h 15m flight #6E356 with IndiGo in Economy
18:15
MAA Chennai Airport
Instant
17:05
BLR Bangalore Airport
1h 15m flight #6E7221 with IndiGo in Economy
18:20
MAA Chennai Airport
AirAsia India
Instant
17:30
BLR Bangalore Airport
1h flight #I52383 with AirAsia India in Economy
18:30
MAA Chennai Airport
AirAsia India
Instant
17:30
BLR Bangalore Airport
1h flight #I52393 with AirAsia India in Economy
18:30
MAA Chennai Airport
Instant
17:55
BLR Bangalore Airport
1h 15m flight #6E805 with IndiGo in Economy
19:10
MAA Chennai Airport
Instant
18:15
BLR Bangalore Airport
1h 10m flight #SG1233 with SpiceJet in Economy
19:25
MAA Chennai Airport
Instant
19:20
BLR Bangalore Airport
1h 15m flight #6E729 with IndiGo in Economy
20:35
MAA Chennai Airport
Instant
19:25
BLR Bangalore Airport
1h 15m flight #6E105 with IndiGo in Economy
20:40
MAA Chennai Airport
Instant
21:50
BLR Bangalore Airport
1h 10m flight #SG3318 with SpiceJet in Economy
23:00
MAA Chennai Airport
Instant
22:30
BLR Bangalore Airport
1h 10m flight #SG3310 with SpiceJet in Economy
23:40
MAA Chennai Airport

From Bangalore Hotel Transfer to Chennai by Taxis

Instant
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Bangalore Hotel Transfer
7h 30m taxi ride in Comfort
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Chennai Hotel Transfer
Instant
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Bangalore Hotel Transfer
7h 30m taxi ride in Van Family 6
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Chennai Hotel Transfer
Instant
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Bangalore Hotel Transfer
7h taxi ride in Comfort
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Chennai Hotel Transfer
Instant
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Bangalore Hotel Transfer
7h taxi ride in Van 6pax
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Chennai Hotel Transfer
Instant
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Bangalore Hotel Transfer
6h taxi ride in Comfort
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Chennai Central
Instant
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Bangalore Hotel Transfer
6h taxi ride in Van Family 6
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Chennai Central

Bangalore to Chennai Schedule

Bangalore to Chennai Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
TravelODesk India Comfort 00:00 - 07:30₹ 14,345
Indian Railways SL - Sleeper Class 05:55 - 11:45₹ 660
Indian Railways CC - AC Chair Class 06:05 - 11:05₹ 1,360
Indian Railways CC - AC Chair Class 08:00 - 14:25₹ 990
IndiGo Economy #6E25813:35 - 14:50₹ 2,329
Indian Railways CC - AC Chair Class 14:30 - 20:30₹ 980
Parveen Travels AC Sleeper 16:45 - 07:20₹ 1,386
Greenline Kerala AC Sleeper 18:50 - 07:00₹ 2,309
YBM Travels AC Sleeper 19:25 - 07:00₹ 1,618
Greenline Kerala AC Sleeper 20:00 - 08:10₹ 2,309
Indian Railways SL - Sleeper Class 22:40 - 04:35₹ 690

Bangalore to Chennai destination reviews

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How to get from Bangalore to Chennai

When you want to get from Bangalore to Chennai, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Flight
  • Bus
  • Train
  • Taxi

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Flight. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Train ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A taxi ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about INR 17,974. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a train as a train ticket costs as low as INR 429.

How far is Bangalore from Chennai?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Bangalore to Chennai. Your trip will be a total of 14911 miles (23991 km). The flying distance is 179 miles (287 km).

How long does it take to get from Bangalore to Chennai?

The travel time from Bangalore to Chennai can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 1 to 480 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Bangalore to Chennai?

The cost of the trip from Bangalore to Chennai varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Indian Railways: travelling by train expect to pay as low as INR 429 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a taxi - a one-way taxi ticket can cost as much as INR 17,974.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Bangalore to Chennai:

  • Train tickets - INR 429 to INR 2,003;
  • Bus tickets - INR 1,156 to INR 2,309;
  • Plane tickets - INR 2,677 to INR 7,213;

You can order a taxi, too - an estimated cost of the ride is from INR 14,285 to INR 17,974.

How many trips per day are there between Bangalore and Chennai?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 61 trains per day.
  • Flights from Bangalore to Chennai depart during the day - there are approximately 38 departures a day.
  • Buses start plying the route from 16:45 - you can also take a bus as late as 20:15. There are 13 available bus trips every day.

Taxis are a good option to consider for this route, too. Book a cab to take you from Bangalore to Chennai any time of the day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Flights

Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Bangalore to Chennai. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is INR 2,677.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Bangalore to Chennai
Air India (Air India), AirAsia India, IndiGo (IndiGo), Jet Airways (Jet Airways), SpiceJet (SpiceJet)

Buses

Taking a bus from Bangalore to Chennai is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.

Taxi

Catching a cab is the easiest way to get from Bangalore to Chennai. It allows you to tailor-make your trip, plan all the detours and see all the places you want. You can choose the type and the size of your car as well to be as comfortable as you'd like to.

Depending on the route, it might cost as much as INR 14,285.

Things to remember: It's a good idea to follow the route on Google Maps or any other GPS navigator.

Trains

Things to remember while choosing a train ticket:
Consider everything carefully while choosing the class of your train travel. In most cases, the second class is comfortable enough – it features 2 or 4 berths in each compartment and is often air-conditioned.

If you’re in for a premium experience, consider getting a first class ticket. The price of first class tickets may include Wifi, and a choice of snacks and drinks.

The most popular transport from Bangalore to Chennai

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Bangalore to Chennai? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 939 users enjoyed a train ride.
  • 31 decided to go for a bus.
  • 30 users took a plane.