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Best price ₹ 1,109.98
Journey duration 14 h 44 min
Connections per day 5
First departure 21:05
Last departure 23:00
Distance 516 km

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

The prices for train tickets from Chennai to Hyderabad 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 Hyderabad will cost ₹ 1,092.73. The average train ticket price is approximately ₹ 1,662.82. 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 Hyderabad

How long is the journey from Chennai to Hyderabad by train?

The journey between Chennai and Hyderabad by train usually takes 14 h 41 min to cover a distance of 517 km. The shortest journey from Chennai to Hyderabad will take you 12 h 20 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Hyderabad quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

What time are the first and last departures from Chennai to Hyderabad?

In general, the first departure of the night will leave Chennai at 20:50, and the last departure will leave at 23:00. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Chennai to Hyderabad can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change.

What are the stations on the Chennai to Hyderabad route?

There are different options to choose from when traveling between Chennai and Hyderabad. You can start your journey in Chennai at stations such as Chennai Egmore(MS), Mgr Chennai Ctr(MAS), Chengalpattu Jn(CGL) and Tambaram(TBM). These connect to stations including Kacheguda(KCG), Secunderabad Jn(SC) and Hyderabad Decan(HYB) in Hyderabad. There may not be a direct connection between all the stations in the two locations. Some providers will only serve a selection of the stations, and you may have to travel from one station to another in the same city after arrival to reach your ultimate destination. Virail will show you both all direct routes and any connecting services which you can take to get from Chennai to Hyderabad.

How many journeys from Chennai to Hyderabad take place each day?

On average, there are 4.5 daily departures from Chennai to Hyderabad. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to 9 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include IndianRail, and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 4.5 departures from Chennai which travel directly to Hyderabad. There are 0 journeys with one change or more.