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Chennai to Karaikal Bus

  • Rathimeena Travels
    Volvo A/C Multi Axle (2+2)
    • 1
    (44 Ratings)
    10 SEATS
    3 WINDOW
    INR 580
  • Rathimeena Travels
    Non A/C Seater/Sleeper (2+1)
    (37 Ratings)
    9 SEATS
    5 WINDOW
    INR 410
  • SRM Transports
    Volvo A/C Semi Sleeper (2+2)
    (36 Ratings)
    8 SEATS
    3 WINDOW
    INR 540
  • Raahath Transport
    Non A/c Seater (2+2)
      (28 Ratings)
      17 SEATS
      8 WINDOW
      INR 430
    • Parveen Travels
      Non A/C Hi-Tech Semi Sleeper (2+2)
      • 5
      (25 Ratings)
      21 SEATS
      8 WINDOW
      INR 390
    • SRM Transports
      Volvo A/C Semi Sleeper (2+2)
      (23 Ratings)
      19 SEATS
      8 WINDOW
      INR 510
    • Rathimeena Travels
      Volvo A/C Multi Axle (2+2)
      • 1
      (18 Ratings)
      4 SEATS
      2 WINDOW
      INR 580

    Chennai to Karaikal Bus Timings & Fare

    Bus OperatorLast Bus
    Rathimeena TravelsS M T W T F
    SRM TransportsS M T W T F
    Universal TravelsS M T W T F
    Parveen TravelsS M T W T F
    JRS Happy TravelsS M T W T F

    Chennai to Karaikal Bus Service

    Number of Buses:12
    Starting Fare:INR 370

    Chennai to Karaikal Bus Details

    Distance:283 Kms
    Time Taken:06:03 hrs
    Total Operators:5

    Bus from Chennai to Karaikal

    The journey from Chennai to Karaikal is smoothly covered by a bus in 06:03 hours. The time to travel is dependant on India’s traffic, roads and climatic conditions.There are operators running their buses between Chennai to Karaikal bringing necessary travel convenience for several people in India. Usually, 12 buses are plying from Chennai to Karaikal. All buses are driven by proficient drivers ensuring safety during journey
    If you are also looking for return checkout, please ensure to check Karaikal to Chennai Bus Tickets.

    Operators Serving on this Route

    A number of prominent operators ply buses from Chennai to Karaikal ensuring punctuality and safety for its passengers. Major operators offering disparate kinds of bus services are :

    • Raahath Transport

    • Parveen Travels

    • Universal Travels

    Boarding Points in Chennai

    Most of the buses pass through various boarding terminals in the route, a few of the many popular points are :

    • Koyambedu

    • Ashok Pillar Anjappar Hotel

    • Guindy

    Dropping Points in Karaikal

    Most of the buses stop at several drop points in the route, a few of the many popular ones are :

    • Karaikal

    • Karaikal

    • Karaikal

    Chennai to Karaikal Bus Types

    Various types of buses serve from Chennai to Karaikal, ensuring safety and comfort for travellers, a few buses services are :

    • Non A/c Seater (2+2)

    • Non A/C Hi-Tech Semi Sleeper (2+2)

    • Non A/C Seater/Sleeper (2+1)

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    Customer Reviews


    Bus quality is too bad. Not recommended


    Much better than any travels that run buses to Karaikal!


    I paid already at online but staff ask me more money, I am totally disappointed and I never choose again RATHIMEENA


    overall bus quality is good. but staff driver is not in friendly mode.


    The driver did not stop at the designated pick up point. He was speeding away in front of our eyes. When called he says there were no pickups at ashok pillar. We had to take an auto and chase the bus to catch ( with 2 kids and luggage and at 11 PM in the night).As if this were not enough, the driver again sped without stopping at Karaikal bus stand . He was talking on the phone and did not even realize there are passengers waiting to get down


    no cleaning,all seats are damage,charger not working,they are not giving any intimation before reach the boarding point


    worst behavior by driver..pick up point is in one place but he called me to come another place without prior information


    Very comfortable seat and on time to destination


    Very comfortable seat and on time to destination


    Bus not clean. Didn't reach in time. Bus certainly not a scania.


    Bus was messy and not clean. Looks like spare bus. The ceiling is bad. Driving was finicky.


    Very poor performance by the travels ,, totally waste of money and time


    Always this Universal is keeping their punctuality as very very very worst.


    Bus broke down .delay by 6 and half hours.


    only 4 stars for punctuality coz it was supposed to reach Karaikal by 7.40 but it reached there at 9.30.. Rest perfect


    very happy & satisfied with the services of your Rathimeena Travel Bus service from Chennai to Karaikkal; very clean, neat, friendly operators in the bus. Eventhough there was a detaly in the pick-up time at Guindy due to heavy traffic jam, between Koyambedu and Guindy, stlll the bus reached the destination very safely in time without any hurdles. Really appreciate all the people involved in this .


    28 seat no legseat button not working.. rest all okay


    Bus Quality is waste.. No charger, no bedsheets, seat quality is waste.. No punctuality, worst staff behaviour.


    Please do concentrate on punctuality. Else journey was good.


    worst experience. more than a hour late without any notifications. booked sleeper but travelled in seats


    If your ticket got cancelled they will keep it.My money is stuck with Srm from 6 months


    Worst experience with universal travels. They started with 3 hours delay and no prior information. please remove this.


    traveling in seater instead of sleeper....


    bus came very late. .... because of pongal it's understable but no one at the office to inform. ... no place for sitting


    service, timing was really awesome ! next time also will book with Rathimeena simply super


    Overall it was good one


    no punctuality,no cleanses, got warning from RTO to stop vehicle and were switched to semi-sleeper from sleeper..many


    Bus was maintained well. But reached the destination very late. The trip was a pleasant one.


    Please look into the quality of the bus and there's no window screen on seaters which needs attention.


    good service and punctuality


    It took 7 hours to reach. not 5 and half hours. bus is too noisy.


    This bus does not have a Insurance and tax paid, yesterday the bus caught by RTO near Gundy bus stop , RTO asked the driver to get all the passengers down , since it does not have a proper document, we struggled almost 2 hours waited in road. Finally I went to police station and complained about this matter , some how the Police officer convinced RTO to allow the bus to travel , there is no one from Univercel side to take responsibilities no passenger safety here. No proper response from Management side. Really I felt bad this time. Worst ...


    This was the worst experience I have ever had in my life. My boarding time was 11.58 pm. I was at the boarding point at 11.40 pm. I waited for the bus till 2 am but the bus didn't come. I tried calling the bus operators but to my horror they didn't pick up the call and later on they switched off the phone. Finally after waiting for around two and a half hour I got the tickets cancelled and had to return to my home. There were 2 other people waiting for the same bus but the bus never arrived. Nothing can be more horrifying than standing on road at 2 o'clock at night.


    worst experience ...... both in bus quality and standards and the communication... with the redbus crew


    its AC volvo, they didn't give blanket


    I can't able to push my seat back .. it wasnt working .. ??


    Bus operator left me without picking me from boarding point.


    My first private bus travelling experience was very good. Hope it'll continue


    Normal Service. Have to improve some more in interiors. Thanks a lot to driver for his safety drive.


    Timing is punctual for both pick up and drop, Travel is good but little Engne noisy on drive.


    I am feeling Happy journey services all so good.??????


    Good travelling and timing also good.


    Seats are not in good condition.


    one of the best Non Ac Seater I had travelled. It was so clean. The seats were very much comfortable than other buses.


    Bus Quality Was ok. Not So Good , because Bus Seat Was not comfortable foot space also very low. Kindly improve our Bus


    I booked a different bus,but they sent a different one that too in a delay of one hour.


    vibration is serious issue - I felt tired after the journey - the next day I had to take sleep for 4 hours during the day time


    A/C was not working properly.


    Worst Bus Travels not yet ever before... universal bus travels not worth for that cost.. Government buses are good in punctuality that this Bus.....


    bus seats are clean and neat .bus came being on time.

    About Chennai

    Chennai formely known as Madras is the capital city of Tamil Nadu and is often referred to as the ‘Gateway of South India’. The city is a major social, economic hub of India and is also one of the oldest metropolitan of India along with Delhi, Calcutta and Mumbai. The city oversees millions of travelers yearly, who throng to the city for business or pleasure. The city holding a rich heritage and culture offers plenty of interesting sightseeing attractions for its tourists, for instance St. Mar’s Church, Kapeeleswarar Temple, Fort St.George, Guindy Natioanl Park, Marina Beaach, Breezy beach and much more.

    About Karaikal

    Karaikal located in the Karaikal district in the Union Territory of Puducherry is a complete tourist heaven. This beautiful little port city has all from ancient temples to sandy beaches, all wrapped up in an eclectic mix of Indian and French flavour, Since Karaikal was part of French India during the pre-independence period. Karaikal offers a complete holiday package and is the place to be to relax as well as enjoy. Some of the popular tourist attractions of Karaikal include Karaikal Ammaiyar Temple, Mastan Wali Dargah, karaikal Beach, Thirunallar Sri Dharberneeswarer and Saniswaran Temple, Panadaravadai near sethur and much more.