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Hyderabad to Chennai by train

The journey from Hyderabad to Chennai by train is 516.72 km and takes 13 hrs 29 mins. There are 7 connections per day, with the first departure at 1:00 a.m. and the last at 6:55 p.m.. It is possible to travel from Hyderabad to Chennai by train for as little as $9.90 or as much as $23.94. The best price for this journey is $9.90.

Lowest Price$9.90
Journey Duration13 hrs 29 mins
Connection per Day7
Lowest Price$9.90
Highest Price$23.94
First Departure1:00 a.m.
Last Departure6:55 p.m.
Distance516.72 km
DepartureHyderabad
ArrivalChennai
CarriersIndianRail, Indian Railways IR

Hyderabad to Chennai Train Times

Departure date
Friday, May 24, 2024

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How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Hyderabad to Chennai?

When you're traveling from Hyderabad to Chennai, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $15.22. You might be able to find prices as low as $9.90, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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The prices for train tickets from Hyderabad to Chennai vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. The average train ticket price is approximately $15.22. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

How long does the journey from Hyderabad to Chennai take by train?

With a distance of 516.72 km between Hyderabad and Chennai, it will usually take 13 hrs 29 mins to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 13 hrs 29 mins. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The journey from Hyderabad to Chennai covers a distance of 516.72 km. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 13 hrs 29 mins. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 12 hrs 40 mins. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Hyderabad to Chennai faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

When traveling from Hyderabad to Chennai by train, which stations can I use?

You will be able to leave Hyderabad by using stations such as Secunderabad,Rajiv Gandhi International Airport, HYD,Imlibun Bus Station,Hyderabad, Nampally . These connect you to stations including Chennai Fort,Chennai Beach,Chennai International Airport,Chennai Central,Chennai Chetpat,Egmore Railway Station,Chennai, Central,CMBT in Chennai. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in Hyderabad or in Chennai, for your convenience while traveling.

How many journeys from Hyderabad to Chennai are there every day?

If you want to get from Hyderabad to Chennai, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 7 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 7 direct journeys between Hyderabad and Chennai. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 0 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Hyderabad to Chennai. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Hyderabad to Chennai
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Hyderabad to Chennai.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Hyderabad to Chennai, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Hyderabad to Chennai.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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The cheapest Hyderabad - Chennai train tickets can be found for as low as $9.89 if you’re lucky, or $13.47 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $18.00.

Find the best day to travel to Chennai by train

When travelling to Chennai by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

IndianRail provides extensive passenger services for the nation, connecting major cities and remote regions. The company offers a diverse range of train services, including high-speed trains, luxury trains, and local trains. Although IndianRail encounters challenges such as overcrowding and delays, it remains a crucial transportation mode for millions of people in India.

Services on board IndianRail from Hyderabad to Chennai
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Hyderabad to Chennai CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
36.17kg
Bus
38.75kg
Flight
103.34kg
Car
82.68kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Hyderabad to Chennai by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Hyderabad and Chennai are 36.17kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Hyderabad and Chennai? By taking the train between Hyderabad and Chennai you will save 67.17kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 2.58kg compared to a bus and 46.51kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Hyderabad to Chennai?
A train ticket from Hyderabad to Chennai is $15.22. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $9.90.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Hyderabad to Chennai?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Hyderabad to Chennai is $9.90. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Hyderabad and Chennai by train?
Hyderabad to Chennai is 516.72 km.
How long does the train between Hyderabad and Chennai take?
Hyderabad to Chennai is on average 13 hrs 29 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 12 hrs 40 mins.
Which companies operate from Hyderabad to Chennai?
The train journey from Hyderabad to Chennai is covered by 1 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: IndianRail and Indian Railways IR.
How many train connections per day go from Hyderabad to Chennai?
Hyderabad to Chennai has 7 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Hyderabad to Chennai leave?
The earliest train from Hyderabad to Chennai departs at 1:00 a.m.. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Hyderabad to Chennai depart?
The latest train from Hyderabad to Chennai departs at 6:55 p.m.. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Hyderabad to Chennai in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $9.90 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Hyderabad to Chennai?
There are on average 7 direct connection(s) from Hyderabad to go to Chennai.
What's the fastest journey time between Hyderabad to Chennai by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Hyderabad and Chennai is 12 hrs 40 mins.
Is there a direct train from Hyderabad to Chennai?
Yes, there is a direct train between Hyderabad and Chennai.
What are the CO2 emissions for Hyderabad to Chennai by train?
The train journey from Hyderabad to Chennai creates 36.17kg of CO2 emissions.

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