Chennai to Kottayam distance is approximately 738Kms. With a total of 4, redBus offers options to choose from 4 operators for Chennai to Kottayam route. Kallada Travels (Suresh Kallada), Sona Travels, NAS Travels are the major operators of Chennai to Kottayam route. Chennai to Kottayam bus timings vary with different operator, it takes around 11hrs 45min to 12hrs 45min to complete this journey depending on the operator and the type of bus. Buses from Chennai to Kottayam are available from 07:15 PM to 08:45 PM. Minimum Chennai to Kottayambus fare is Rs.1100 and maximum being Rs.1400, lowest fares provided by redBus depending on the operator you choose.
Chennai to Kottayam bus route also gives its travellers the flexibility to choose from various types of buses such as Volvo A/C Semisleeper, Volvo A/C Multi-Axle Semisleeper, Volvo A/C Multi-Axle SemiSleeper and many other fleet types. Most operators provide basic facilities on this route.
Earlier known as Madras, Chennai is one of the major cultural, economic and educational centers in India. This capital city of Tamil Nadu is popularly referred as the Gateway to South India. Diverse transport facilities including bus, rail and air connect the city to the rest of the country and world. Chennai bus is administered by the Metropolitan Transport Corporation. CMBT, the most important Chennai bus station is Asia's largest bus station. Chennai is connected to the nearest cities through four national highways. NH 4 connects Chennai to Bangalore bus route, NH 5 connects Chennai to Kolkata bus route, NH 45 to Tiruchirapalli and NH 205 connects Chennai Andhra Pradesh bus route. Chennai bus timings vary for different routes; Chennai to Bangalore being the most popular route with highest frequency of buses.
Situated in between the Kerala hill county and Vembanad Lake, Kottayam counts as an important station in the state of Kerala. Kottayam is a renowned educational hub in Southern India with the repute of being the first 100% literate city of the country, hence, deemed with the title of ‘Letter Capital of Kerala’. Kottayam lies on NH 220 that connects the city to significant towns in Tamil Nadu, through a well laid network of Kottayam bus services. A number of state highways pass through the city, that give Kottyam an advantage of easy accessibility. The city houses 3 central bus stands, of which 2 run private busses and one is exclusively operated by the state transport corporation. Kattayam to Kochi, Bangalore, Coimbatore and Kozhikode are the routes that witness bus services at frequent Kattayam bus timings.