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Best price ₹ 76.54
Journey duration 4 h 5 min
Connections per day 15
First departure 06:20
Last departure 01:10
Distance 155 km

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How much do train tickets from Nellore to Chennai cost?

On average, a train ticket from Nellore to Chennai will cost you ₹ 737.75. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as ₹ 76.54. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

Trains from Nellore to Chennai

How long does it take to get from Nellore to Chennai by train?

The journey from Nellore to Chennai covers a distance of 156 km. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 4 h 5 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 3 h. 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 Nellore to Chennai faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

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

The first journey of the day departs from Nellore at 06:20. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 01:10. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Nellore and Chennai. 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.

Which stations are used when traveling from Nellore to Chennai?

There are different options to choose from when traveling between Nellore and Chennai. You can start your journey in Nellore at stations such as Nellore(NLR) and Nellore South H(NLS). These connect to stations including Chennai Egmore(MS), Mgr Chennai Central Suburban(MASS), Tambaram(TBM), Mambalam(MBM), Perambur(PER), Mgr Chennai Ctr(MAS), Chengalpattu Jn(CGL) and Perambur (PER) in Chennai. 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 Nellore to Chennai.

How many times a day do journeys run from Nellore to Chennai?

On average, there are 15 daily departures from Nellore to Chennai. 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 22 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 15 departures from Nellore which travel directly to Chennai. There are 0 journeys with one change or more.