"By Air/ShipTRANSPORT AND..." Chennai (Madras) Transportation Tip by srhussaini

Chennai (Madras) Transportation: 39 reviews and 31 photos


By Air/Ship


Air : The nearest airport Coimbatore (89 kms) is connected by Indian Airlines' flights with Bombay, Calicut, Madras and Madurai.
Fare: Calcutta- Coimbatore (via Madras) Rs.4,781 (J), Rs.6644 (Y).
Rail: Ooty is connected by narrow guage train services with Mettupalayam which in turn connected through Madras & Coimbatore to major cities in India.
Road: Good motorable roads connect Ooty to Bombay- 1320 kms, Bangalore- 290 kms, Calicut- 178 kms, Coimbatore- 89 kms, Coonoor- 19 kms, Kotagiri- 29 kms, Madumalai- 64 kms, Madras- 535 kms, Mysore- 160 kms, Trivandrum- 498 kms, Tiruchirapally- 302 kms.

This photograph is of a Rickshaw which is pulled by a man, it is like a cycle. But here you have to pay the rickshaw puller.

Type: Train

Review Helpfulness: 1.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Aug 26, 2002
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