|Chennai to Chikmagalur Road Distance||596 km|
|Chennai to Chikmagalur Aerial Distance||486 km|
|Chennai to Chikmagalur Travel Time||9 hours 16 mins|
The Preferred Way of Travelling from Chennai to Chikmagalur
The road distance between Chennai and Chikmagalur is roughly 575 to 597 km depending on the course and mode of road transport. Since this distance is conducive for a road journey, it can be fulfilled either via car, bus or train.
|1. Chennai to Chikmagalur By Road (Cab or Self-Drive)|
|2. Chennai to Chikmagalur By Train|
|3. Chennai to Chikmagalur By Bus|
|4. Chennai to Chikmagalur By Air|
|5. Popular Routes to Chikmagalur|
|6. Popular Routes from Chennai|
|7. Places to Visit in Chikmagalur|
|8. Hotels in Chikmagalur|
Route Option from Chennai to ChikmagalurMost travellers on this route take the following way to reach their final destination:
Approximate Time TakenA journey through this route will take you no more than 12 hours, but this also depends on your driving style and the number of halts enroute.
Approximate FareFares for cabs on this route start at around INR 9000 and can go up to INR 9500 for a Sedan and INR 11,000 to INR 12,000 for a six-seater. Before booking a taxi on this route, it is advisable to check whether the fare that the operator has quoted includes additional components like parking and waiting charges or not.
Road ConditionsThe roads are well maintained, but there is ongoing expansion or repair work going on often on this route. Also, this is going to be an uphill drive, and therefore, you should undertake this journey only if you are an experienced car driver.
Eating Options EnrouteThere are plenty of decent places on the highway where you can halt at, and enjoy some delicious food. These dhabas and local restaurants include:
Possible Pit Stops EnrouteSome numerous fascinating locations and attractions located on this route offer as must-stop points. The most popular tourist attractions enroute include:
Railway Stations in Chennai and BirurAll trains on this route depart from the Chennai Central (MAS ) station and halt at the Birur Junction (RRB).
Available Train Options1. 22698 Chennai Central - Hubballi Superfast Express
Getting to Chikmagalur from BirurThe distance between the two places is 50 kilometres, and you can book a cab after de-boarding at Birur to reach your final destination. The journey will take you around one hour, with fares starting from INR 960.
Buses from Chennai to BangaloreA total of 185 buses operate between Chennai and Bangalore daily, and popular operators on this route include TNSTC, YBM Travels, Roshan Tours and Travels, etc.
Boarding Points in ChennaiStandard boarding terminals in Chennai from where travellers can board a bus for Bangalore include the following locations:
Dropping Points in BangaloreTravellers can get off at any of the following deboarding terminals in Bangalore:
Available Bus Options1. Evacay Bus (Volvo A/C Semi Sleeper buses)
Getting from Bangalore to ChikmagalurYou can either book a cab to reach Chikmagalur after de-boarding your bus in Bangalore, or you can board a second bus to reach your final destination. Private operators such as LV Travels, GreenLine Travels and Holidays and Cauvery Travels operate buses on this route regularly. All buses on this route leave in the night, with the first bus going to Chikmagalur at 21:45.
Flights from Chennai to MangaloreFlights that are operated by IndiGo take around 2 hours to complete this journey, and fares for the same start at around INR 2800.
Getting to Chikmagalur from MangaloreChikmagalur is 150 kilometres away from Mangalore, and a road trip from Mangalore will take around 3-4 hours. You can book a cab for Chikmagalur from the airport itself, which will cost you around INR 3000. Or if you prefer, you can also board a local bus to reach your final destination.
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