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Best price ₹ 3,100
Journey duration 32 h 37 min
Connections per day 6
First departure 12:10
Last departure 03:30
Distance 1,759 km

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Virail's search tool will provide you with the options you need when you want to go from Chennai to Delhi. All you need to do is enter the dates of your planned journey, and let us take care of everything else. Our engine does the hard work, searching through thousands of routes offered by our trusted travel partners to show you options for traveling by train, bus, plane, or carpool. You can filter the results to suit your needs. There are a number of filtering options, including price, one-way or round trip, departure or arrival time, duration of journey, or number of connections. Soon you'll find the best choice for your journey. When you're ready, Virail will transfer you to the provider's website to complete the booking. No matter where you're going, get there with Virail.

How much does it cost to get from Chennai to Delhi by train?

The prices for train tickets from Chennai to Delhi 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. Booked in advance, the cheapest train tickets from Chennai to Delhi will cost ₹ 1,934.96. The average train ticket price is approximately ₹ 3,127.43. 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.

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Trains from Chennai to Delhi

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

In order to get from Chennai to Delhi faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Chennai and Delhi will complete the journey in 27 h 55 min. On average, it will take you about 33 h 6 min to travel the 1,760 km between Chennai and Delhi.

What time are the departures from Chennai to Delhi?

The first journey of the day departs from Chennai at 14:35. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 03:30. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Chennai and Delhi. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side.

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

In Chennai, departure stations include Chennai Egmore(MS) and Mgr Chennai Ctr(MAS). When you arrive in Delhi, you may be able to disembark at stations such as New Delhi(NDLS) and Hazrat Nizamuddin(NZM). Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

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

If you want to get from Chennai to Delhi, you can travel with providers such as IndianRail. You will find a maximum number of 48 departures per day. On average, there are 6 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 6 direct journeys between Chennai and Delhi. 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.