Chennai to Trichy distance is approximately 382Kms by road. 61 different operators provide bus service from Chennai to Trichy with 164 daily buses. Sri Renganathan Travels, KPN Travels, SRM Transports operates the maximum number of services from Chennai to Trichy route. Chennai to Trichy bus timings vary with different operator, it takes around 4hrs to 8hrs 45min to complete this journey depending on the operator, type of bus and traffic conditions. The first bus takes off around 09:30 AM and last bus at 11:45 PM. Chennai to Trichy bus fare ranges from Rs.200 to Rs.999 depending on the type of bus.
Travelling from Chennai to Trichy can be comfortable and easy as there are many types of buses available for travellers. Different type of buses are available in this route like Non A/C Hi-Tech, A/C Sleeper, Volvo A/C Multi-Axle, Volvo A/C Semisleeper, A/C push Back Seater. Now that redbus has tied up with many operators, booking tickets from Chennai to Trichy has become very easy.
Chennai, earlier known as Madras or Madarasapatinam, is the capital city of Tamil Nadu. Chennai is located along the Coromandel Coast in the eastern coast of India, off the Bay of Bengal. It is a renowned centre of culture and heritage. Chennai is also an important centre of education and is home to many famous academic institutions. Chennai is a well-known centre of Carnatic music, and it has a lively theatre backdrop as well. It is famous for housing several illustrious Bharata Natyam (traditional dance form of Tamil Nadu) schools and academies. The Tamil film industry, the second largest film industry in India, is based in Chennai. Chennai is well connected with other important cities of India and abroad. The most popular means of travel to Chennai is roadways and there are many bus services available to various towns like Coimbatore, Pondicherry, Mahabalipuram, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Kochi and Tiruvananthapuram among others.
Trichy also referred as Tiruchirappalli and often nicknamed as Tiruchi is one of the urban and well-developed cities of Indian state Tamil Nadu. Ruled by different dynasties in ancient times, Trichy still beholds the richness of culture and charming ambience. Trichy is well connected to its neighboring cities and states through all major modes of transportation including road, rail and airways. Trichy bus timings and routes are operated and managed by the state transport corporation. NH45, NH67, NH210 and NH227 connect Tiruchi bus routes. Trichy to Chennai, Trichy to Bangalore, Trichy to Madurai, and Trichy to Munnar etc. are few of the most popular Trichy bus routes.
10:30 Pm bus was cancelled and we were combined with a bus to Madurai and it was scheduled at 11:00 Pm but started at 11:30 and stopped at perungalathur for another 30 mins. Super delayed start, changed the seat that was allocated too me.... Not good for KPN...
We booked tickets for 3 guys. The Bus reached trichy around 10:45 PM and bus not went inside the bus-stand, they are dropped the bye-boss road (near Ariyamangalam palpannai). They All are new to trichy. No local bus on that time also. This is very critical for ours. The driver told not inside went the bus, this is going kerala, we drooped only the bye-boss. Then, Why you are showing this buses in trichy...
I WAS WAITING AT AIRPORT PICK UP POINT FROM 11 PM .. BUS SUPPOSE TO COME AT 11.25 BUT CAME AT 11.50 PM. TO MY SURPRISE THEY DO NOT WANT TO STOP IN SPITE PRIOR BOOKING .. I WAS FORCED TO RUN TO STOP AND BOARD THE BUS. IT IS VERY BAD EXPERIENCE. WORST POINT THEY ARE STOPPING REST OF THE PLACES LIKE PALLAVARAM , CHROMPET AND TAMBARAM ETEC.., AND REQUESTING NON BOOKED PASSENGERS TO BOARD FOR TRICHY...BUS JOURNEY ALSO BAD..OVER ALL IT IS BITTER EXPERIENCE..
Positives : Reached on time at departure place. Bus quality & entertainment programme was good. Negatives : AC cooling was not upto the mark. Mostly not reached on time at arrival place, delay by 1 hour it reached.