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Reaching Kanchipuram - TRAVEL DIRECTIONS

Kanchipuram is off the Chennai-Bangalore National highway NH4 at a distance of 70 kms from Chennai. The approximate travel time from Chennai to Kanchipuram is 2 hours (assuming there are no traffic snarls).

Sri Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam is on Salai Street.

Srimatam is at a distance of about 1 km from the Bus terminus and the New Railway Station. (Auto fare :Rs. 20 )


DISTANCE TO KANCHIPURAM

City

Distance

Chennai

70 kms

Tirupati

108 kms

Bangalore

300 kms

Chengelpet

38 kms

Arakkonam

28 kms

Pondicherry

120 kms

Vellore

75 kms

 

 


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Text Box: Reaching Kanchi by Bus  From Chennai  -	Koyambedu : Buses every 15 minutes to Kanchipuram.   Bus Nos. 76B, 76C  -	T.Nagar Bus terminus: A/C Buses every 30 minutes. Bus No. 576  -	Tambaram : Buses every 30 minutes. Bus No. 79  From Vellore, Chengalpet  & Arakkonam: Buses every 30 minutes  Direct Buses available to Tirupati, Pondicherry, Bangalore, Salem, Trichy


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 New Train Services connecting Kanchi & Chennai launched

 KANCHIPURAM TRAIN TIMINGS AND FARE DETAILS:

Kanchipuram to Chennai
(via chengalpet)

05.25 AM, 07.20 AM, 08.05 AM , 10.25 AM,

01.50 PM, 05.25 PM

Chennai Beach to Kanchipuram

 

At beach station

07.00 AM, 09.25 AM, 10.40 AM, 06.00 PM, 07.15 PM, 08.15 PM
At Mambalam Station
07.25 AM,  09.51 AM, 11.05 AM ,  06.25 PM, 07.41 PM, 08.41 PM

Kanchipuram to Chengalpet

06.25 AM, 06.00 PM

Kanchipuram to Pondicherry (via Chengalpet)

08.25 AM

Kanchipuram to Tirupati (via Arakkonam)

07.00 PM

Kanchipuram to Arakkonam

08.55 AM, 08.50 PM

Nagerkoil to Mumbai Via Kanchipuram

(Thursdays and Sundays)

06.00 PM

Mumbai to Nagerkoil Via Kanchipuram

(Wednesdays and Sundays)

02.38 PM

TRAIN FARE FROM KANCHIPURAM  TO:

Destination

Fare

Destination

Fare

Chennai Beach

Rs. 16

Chennai Egmore

Rs. 15

Mambalam

Rs. 14

Meenambakkam

Rs. 13

Chrompet

Rs. 12

Tambaram

Rs. 11

Chengalpet

Rs. 6

Tirupati

Rs. 17 (Rs. 35 in Exp.)

Pondicherry

Rs. 26

Arakkonam

Rs. 6

(Pl. confirm exact timings and fare before your journey)

A railway ticket reservation counter operates from the New Railway Station.


BY AIR:

The closest airport is the Chennai Meenambakkam Airport. The airport is at a distance of 45 kms from Kanchipuram.

 


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