Indian Railways
Refundable Recommended
21:05
MAS Chennai Central
7h 5m ride in train #22639
04:10
+1
CBE Coimbatore
Instant Recommended Fastest
13:20
MAA Chennai Airport
1h flight #AI429 with Air India in Economy
14:20
CJB Peelamedu Airport, Tamil Nadu
Instant Refundable Recommended
20:15
Chennai
8h bus ride in AC Sleeper
04:15
+1
Coimbatore

From Chennai Central to Coimbatore by Trains

Train departures and arrivals in India sometimes may be delayed. Please do not plan connection flights based on this info.

Indian Railways
Refundable
02:00
MAS Chennai Central
9h 5m ride in train #13351
11:05
CBE Coimbatore
Indian Railways
Refundable
02:00
MAS Chennai Central
9h 5m ride in train #18189
11:05
CBE Coimbatore
Indian Railways
Refundable
04:55
MAS Chennai Central
8h 30m ride in train #12508
13:25
CBE Coimbatore
Indian Railways
Refundable
06:10
MAS Chennai Central
7h 45m ride in train #12675
13:55
CBE Coimbatore
Indian Railways
Refundable
07:10
MAS Chennai Central
6h 55m ride in train #12243
14:05
CBE Coimbatore
Indian Railways
Refundable
08:50
MAS Chennai Central
6h 25m ride in train #22207
15:15
CBE Coimbatore
Indian Railways
Refundable
12:05
MAS Chennai Central
7h 45m ride in train #22637
19:50
CBE Coimbatore
Indian Railways
Refundable
14:30
MAS Chennai Central
7h 45m ride in train #12679
22:15
CBE Coimbatore
Indian Railways
Refundable
15:25
MAS Chennai Central
7h 45m ride in train #12695
23:10
CBE Coimbatore
Indian Railways
Refundable
17:00
MAS Chennai Central
18d 7h 15m ride in train #12685
00:15
+19
CBE Coimbatore
Indian Railways
Refundable
19:00
MAS Chennai Central
7h 10m ride in train #06059
02:10
+1
CBE Coimbatore
Indian Railways
Refundable
19:45
MAS Chennai Central
6h 55m ride in train #12623
02:40
+1
CBE Coimbatore
Indian Railways
Refundable
20:10
MAS Chennai Central
7h 40m ride in train #06037
03:50
+1
CBE Coimbatore
Indian Railways
Refundable
20:20
MAS Chennai Central
18d 7h ride in train #12601
03:20
+19
CBE Coimbatore
Indian Railways
Refundable
20:45
MAS Chennai Central
7h 30m ride in train #06033
04:15
+1
CBE Coimbatore
Indian Railways
Refundable
20:55
MAS Chennai Central
8h 20m ride in train #12671
05:15
+1
CBE Coimbatore
Indian Railways
Refundable Recommended
21:05
MAS Chennai Central
7h 5m ride in train #22639
04:10
+1
CBE Coimbatore
Indian Railways
Refundable
22:10
MAS Chennai Central
8h 5m ride in train #12673
06:15
+1
CBE Coimbatore
Indian Railways
Refundable
22:30
MAS Chennai Central
8h 20m ride in train #06017
06:50
+1
CBE Coimbatore
Indian Railways
Refundable
23:50
MAS Chennai Central
7h 50m ride in train #12521
07:40
+1
CBE Coimbatore
Indian Railways
Refundable
23:50
MAS Chennai Central
7h 50m ride in train #12511
07:40
+1
CBE Coimbatore
Indian Railways
Refundable
23:50
MAS Chennai Central
7h 45m ride in train #22645
07:35
+1
CBE Coimbatore

From Chennai Egmore to Coimbatore by Trains

Train departures and arrivals in India sometimes may be delayed. Please do not plan connection flights based on this info.

Indian Railways
Refundable
19:50
MS Chennai Egmore
8h 5m ride in train #06026
03:55
+1
CBE Coimbatore
Indian Railways
Refundable
22:30
MS Chennai Egmore
8h 20m ride in train #06017
06:50
+1
CBE Coimbatore
Indian Railways
Refundable
23:15
MS Chennai Egmore
11h 20m ride in train #16859
10:35
+1
CBE Coimbatore

From Chennai to Coimbatore by Buses

K P N
Instant Refundable
06:30
Chennai
8h bus ride in AC Seater
14:30
Coimbatore
Instant Refundable
06:30
Chennai
8h 15m bus ride in AC Sleeper
14:45
Coimbatore

Transport types between Chennai and Coimbatore

Chennai to Coimbatore Schedule

Chennai to Coimbatore Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
TravelODesk India Comfort 00:00 - 09:00₹ 21,467
Indian Railways SL - Sleeper Class 02:00 - 11:05₹ 716
IndiGo Economy #6E725704:00 - 05:05₹ 6,002
K P N AC Seater 06:30 - 14:30₹ 717
Hebron Transports AC Sleeper 08:00 - 16:15₹ 753
K P N AC Sleeper 11:00 - 20:00₹ 891
K P N AC Sleeper 13:00 - 22:00₹ 891
Hebron Transports AC Sleeper 15:15 - 23:30₹ 753
Kallada Travels Suresh Kallada AC Seater 17:00 - 03:15₹ 1,055
Orange Tours And Travels AC Sleeper 19:00 - 02:15₹ 1,041
SRM Transports AC Sleeper 20:00 - 04:00₹ 1,225
Orange Tours And Travels AC Sleeper 22:00 - 05:15₹ 1,041

Popular Routes in India

How to get from Chennai to Coimbatore

When you want to get from Chennai to Coimbatore, 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 26,845. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as INR 606.

How far is Chennai from Coimbatore?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Chennai to Coimbatore. Your trip will be a total of 13635 miles (21938 km). The flying distance is 264 miles (424 km).

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

The travel time from Chennai to Coimbatore can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 439 hours.

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

The cost of the trip from Chennai to Coimbatore varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is National Travels CHN: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as INR 606 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 26,845.

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

  • Bus tickets - INR 606 to INR 1,907;
  • Train tickets - INR 608 to INR 2,404;
  • Plane tickets - INR 2,965 to INR 5,945;

You can order a taxi, too - an estimated cost of the ride is from INR 21,351 to INR 26,845.

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

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

  • Buses start plying the route from 06:30 - you can also take a bus as late as 23:45. There are 49 available bus trips every day.
  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 28 trains per day.
  • Flights from Chennai to Coimbatore depart during the day - there are approximately 25 departures a day.

Taxis are a good option to consider for this route, too. Book a cab to take you from Chennai to Coimbatore 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 Chennai to Coimbatore. 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 2,965.

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 Chennai to Coimbatore
Air India (Air India), IndiGo (IndiGo), Jet Airways (Jet Airways), SpiceJet (SpiceJet)

Buses

Taking a bus from Chennai to Coimbatore 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 Chennai to Coimbatore. 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 21,351.

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 Chennai to Coimbatore

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Chennai to Coimbatore? 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:

  • 1000 users enjoyed a train ride.