Bus from Chennai to Pondicherry

The journey from Chennai to Pondicherry is smoothly covered by a bus in 9 hours. The time to travel is dependent on India’s traffic, roads and climatic conditions. There are operators running their buses between Chennai to Pondicherry bringing necessary travel convenience for several people in India. All buses are driven by experienced drivers ensuring safety during journey.

Bus From Pondicherry to Chennai Bus

If this isn’t a one-way journey, you can book your return tickets from Pondicherry to Chennai with ease. With a plethora of operators servicing this route, choose a bus that best meets your needs and requirements. You can even use the filter option to arrange the bus operators according to your preferred choice such as duration of travel, fare, seats available, etc. So, what are you waiting for? Book your Pondicherry to Chennai bus tickets with redBus.

Operators Serving on this Route

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

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    How many buses are running from Chennai to Pondicherry?

    A: There are over 50 buses that are now running between Chennai and Pondicherry . After the ease of intra-state and inter-state travel post Covid-19 lockdown, one can easily book buses from Chennai to Pondicherry using redBus website or app.

    Which bus operators are available to book a bus from Chennai to Pondicherry?

    A: Bus operators like Orange tours and travels, Rathimeena Travels, Universal Bus, Tajudeen Travels etc are available for bus booking from Chennai to Pondiecherry. In addition to this, TNSTC buses are also available with a large fleet.

    How can I go from Chennai to Pondicherry?

    A: Buses are the best modes of transportation for traveling from Chennai to Pondicherry . You can book a bus ticket from Chennai to Pondicherry from the comfort of your home by simply logging on to redBus website or app, entering Chennai and Pondicherry as your source and destination respectively, and selecting the most suitable bus available from the list.

    Can I reschedule my Chennai to Pondicherry bus ticket?

    A: Yes, redBus makes cancelling or rescheduling the bus tickets extremely easy for passengers. You can reschedule your Chennai to Pondicherry bus ticket by entering the ticket details and choosing a future date of traveling. Confirm the rescheduled date of travel and pay the difference amount for the ticket. Disclaimer: Please note that rescheduling the tickets is subject to bus operator policy. One can check the availability of rescheduling the tickets of the respective bus operator while booking tickets online.

    What’s the status of Chennai to Pondicherry buses during Covid-19?

    A: Several private and RTC buses have started running on Chennai to Pondicherry post Covid-19 lockdown. You can check the total number of available buses by selecting the date of travel on Chennai to Pondicherry route and book the most suitable bus ticket.

    How much time does it take to reach Pondicherry from Chennai by bus?

    A: The total bus duration taken on Chennai to Pondicherry buses depends upon the bus operators, the road route they follow, and the break duration they take. While booking Chennai to Pondicherry buses on redBus, one can see the total time taken by each bus operator in the detail and choose accordingly.

    Are sleeper buses from Chennai to Pondicherry available?

    A: Many bus operators on the route from Chennai to Pondicherry offer sleeper buses. While booking Chennai to Pondicherry buses, you can filter out the sleeper buses and book a bus that suits your needs.



    • Adyar
    • Adyar(Madhya Kailash)
    • Airport
    • Akkarai junction
    • Alandur
    • Alandur Court
    • Alandur Court(Omni Stop)
    • Ambal Nager
    • Ambal Nager ( Van Pickup )
    • Ambattur
    • Aminjikarai
    • Anna Salai
    • Anna University
    • Anna University ( Van Pickup )
    • Arumbakkam
    • Ashok Nagar
    • Ashok Pilar
    • Ashok Pillar
    • Ashok Pillar ( Van Pickup )
    • Ashok Pillar(Anjappar Hotel)
    • Ashok Piller
    • Central Railway Station
    • Central Railway Station ( Van Pickup )
    • Central Rajiv Gandhi Govt Hospitl
    • Chengalpattu
    • Chennai Airport
    • chennai international airport
    • Chrompet
    • chrompet
    • Chrompet(Signal)
    • Ecr Kanathur
    • Ecr Marg Swarna Boomi
    • Egmore
    • Egmore ( Van Pickup )
    • Egmore Parveen Travels (Van/Bus)
    • Ekatuthangal (Ambal Nagar)
    • Ekkaduthangal
    • Ekkattuthangal
    • Ekkatuthangal bus stop
    • Election Commission Office
    • Election Commission office
    • Election commission office
    • Guduvancheri
    • Guduvancheri Bus Stop
    • Guindy
    • Guindy - Alandur
    • Guindy ( Van Pickup )
    • Guindy (Near Junction)
    • Guindy Bus stand
    • Guindy Indian Bank ATM
    • Guindy Indian Bank Atm
    • Guindy Indian Bank Atm Near
    • Guindy Subway
    • Gunidy
    • Hotel Mamalla
    • Injambakkam
    • Kalpakkam
    • Kalpakkam (Pudhupattinam)
    • Kalpakkam Bypass
    • Kanchipuram
    • kandigai
    • Karapakkam
    • Karappakkam
    • Kasi Theatre
    • Kattankulathur
    • Kelambakkam
    • Kelambakkam Near Bus Stop
    • Kelambakkam OMR Road
    • Kottivakkam
    • Kovalam
    • Kovalam Toll
    • Kovalam Toll Gate
    • Koyambedu
    • Koyambedu Election Commission
    • Koyambedu Cmbt
    • Koyambedu Dhanapal parking
    • Koyambedu Election Commission
    • Koyambedu Election Commission Office
    • Koyambedu IOB
    • Koyambedu MTC Bus Stand Opp State Election Comission Office
    • Koyambedu Omni Bus Stand
    • Koyambedu Omni Bus Stand Parveen Travels Pvt Ltd
    • Koyambedu Omni Bus Stand ( Van Pickup )
    • Koyambedu Omnibus Stand
    • Koyambedu Omnibus stand
    • Koyambedu V
    • Koyambedu Ve
    • Koyembedu
    • Koyembedu Indian Oil Petrol Pump
    • Koyembedu New Terminus Office
    • Koyembedu Omni Bus Stand
    • Koyembedu Parveen Terminus Parveen Travels Pvt Ltd
    • Madhiya Kailash
    • Madhiya Kailash ( Van Pickup )
    • Madhya Kailash
    • Maduravoyal
    • Maduravoyal Erikkarai Bus Stop
    • Madya Kailash
    • Mahabalipuram
    • Mahabalipuram BY PASS
    • Mahabalipuram Bypass
    • Mahabalipuram bypass
    • Mahabalipuram(Chennai)
    • Mahabalipuram(Chennai) By Pass
    • Mahabhalipuram Bypass
    • Mahapalipuram Bypass
    • Mahendra City
    • Mamallapuram ( Four Points by Sheraton )
    • Mannadi
    • Mannady
    • Mannady ( Van Pickup )
    • Maraimalai Nagar
    • Mathiyakailash
    • Mayajaal
    • Medavakkam
    • Meenambakkam Airport
    • Melmaruvathur
    • MGR University
    • MMD Bus Stand
    • MMDA
    • Navalur
    • Navalur Bus Stop
    • Navalur Toll
    • Neelankarai
    • Neelankaraii
    • Nellankarai
    • Nerkundram Bus Stop
    • Omni bus stand
    • Others
    • Padi
    • Padur
    • Palavakkam
    • Pallavaram
    • pallavaram
    • Pallikarani
    • Panayur
    • perugalathoor
    • Perumbakkam
    • Perungalathur
    • Perungudi
    • Perungudi Toll
    • Poonamallee
    • Pooncheri toll Plaza
    • Poonjeri Toll Gate
    • Porur
    • Potheri
    • Rohini Theatre Metro
    • Royal Plaza
    • Saidapet
    • Saidapet ( Van Pickup )
    • Saidapet Court
    • Saidapet court
    • Saidapettai
    • Sathyabama college
    • Sathyabama University
    • Shanthi Petrol Bunk
    • Shanthi petrol bunk
    • Sholinganallur
    • Sholinganallur ECR Water Tank
    • Sholinganallur - ECR 04433559999
    • Sholinganallur Tank
    • Sholinganallur(Signal)
    • Sholinganallur*
    • Shollinganallur
    • Shollinganallur X Road
    • Singaperumal Koil
    • SIPCOT Siruseri
    • Siruseri
    • Solinganallur
    • SRM University
    • SRP Tools
    • T Nagar
    • Tambaram
    • Tambaram MPEZ
    • Tambaram(Hindu Mission)
    • Teynampet
    • Thambaram
    • Tharamani
    • Thirumangalam
    • Thiruporur
    • Thiruvanmaiyur
    • Thiruvanmayur
    • Thiruvanmiur Adyar Bakery
    • Thiruvanmiyur
    • Thiruvanmiyur RTO Office
    • Thiruvanmiyur Adayar Backery
    • Thiruvanmiyur Adyar Bakery
    • Thiruvanmiyur RTO
    • Thiruvanmiyur RTO Office
    • Thiruvanmiyur Rto Office
    • Thiruvanmiyur Signal
    • Thiruvanmiyur(Adyar Bakery)
    • Thiruvottiyur
    • Thoraipakkam
    • Thousand Lights
    • Thuraipakkam
    • Tidel Park
    • Tindivanam
    • Tiruvanmiyur
    • Tiruvanmiyur Railway Station
    • TNagar -Parveen Travels (Van/Bus Pickup)
    • Tondiarpet
    • Triplicane
    • Urapakam
    • Urappakkam
    • Uthandi Toll
    • Uthandi Toll Gate
    • Uthandi Toll Plaza
    • Uttandi Toll
    • Vadapalani
    • Vadapalani ( Van Pickup )
    • Vanagaram Bus Stop
    • Vandaloor
    • Vandalor Zoo
    • Vandalur
    • Velachery
    • Vettuvankanni
    • Vgp
    • Wall Tax Road


    • Aravind Eye hospital Thavalakuppam
    • Arvind Hospital
    • Avm College
    • Bye pass
    • East Coast Road (Ecr)
    • Indira Gandhi Statue
    • Indra gandhi statue
    • Kalapet University
    • Mahathma Gandhi Medical College
    • Mahatma Gandhi Medical College
    • Mahatma Gandhi Medical College Entrance
    • MGMcollege
    • New Bus Stand
    • Others
    • Pondicherry
    • Pondicherry Bus Stand
    • Pondicherry Bus stand
    • Pondicherry Parveen Office
    • Pondicherry University Gate
    • Pondichery
    • Pondy Indira Gandhi Square
    • Puducherry
    • rajiv gandhi signal ecr bus stop
    • Rajiv Gandhi Statue
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    Chennai to Pondicherry Bus Types

    Various types of buses serving passengers from Chennai to Pondicherry ensuring safety and comfort. A few bus services are:

    • NON A/C Semi Sleeper (2+2)
    • NON A/C Seater (2+2)
    • Volvo Multi-Axle A/C Semi Sleeper (2+2)
    • Volvo A/C Seater (2+2)
    • NON A/C Seater / Sleeper (2+1)
    • NON A/C Seater Push Back (2+1)
    • NON A/C Sleeper (2+1)
    • Volvo Multi-Axle A/C Seater (2+2)
    • A/C Sleeper (2+1)
    • A/C Seater Push Back (2+2)
    • Isuzu A/C Seater (2+2)
    • A/C (2+2)
    • NON A/C Seater Push Back (2+2)
    • NON A/C Seater PushBack (2+2)
    • A/C Seater / Sleeper (2+1)
    • Isuzu A/C Semi Sleeper (2+2)
    • Volvo A/C Semi Sleeper (2+2)
    • Bharat Benz A/C Sleeper (2+1)
    • Scania Multi-Axle A/C Semi Sleeper (2+2)
    • A/C Seater (2+2)
    • Multi-Axle A/C Semi Sleeper (2+2)
    • Volvo Multi-Axle A/C Sleeper (2+1)
    • Volvo A/C B11R Multi Axle Semi Sleeper (2+2)
    • NON A/C Seater (2+1)
    • Volvo Multi-Axle A/C (2+2)
    • A/C Seater (2+1)
    • NON A/C Seater/ Sleeper (2+1)
    • NON A/C Seater / Semi Sleeper (2+2)
    • NON A/C Push Back (2+2)
    • NON A/C Semi Sleeper / Sleeper (2+1)
    • A/C Sleeper (1+2)
    • NON A/C Seater / Sleeper (2+2)
    • A/C Seater / Sleeper (2+2)
    • Capella A/C Sleeper (2+1)
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    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 Pondicherry

    A calm and cool getaway, where you can spend a relaxed holiday, with its rich cultural heritage and persona of a peace loving city is Pondicherry. Once a most loved place for colonization by several foreign powers, now the city is loved for its French colonial heritage, the peaceful and multi faceted Aurobinda Ashram, and it’s brilliant and beautiful coastline. The city now officially called Puducherry, is the most chosen abode for people who are seeking a vacation to touch nature and spirituality at once.

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    Travel Safety during Covid-19

    Covid-19 Updates on Chennai to Pondicherry Bus Route

    Travel safe from Chennai to Pondicherry during Covid-19 Pandemic
    • While traveling from Chennai to Pondicherry during Covid-19 Pandemic, passengers have to follow certain guidelines as per the orders of the Government and local authorities. One can find the key highlights of the restrictions to follow from Chennai to Pondicherry route on this page.
    Covid-19 Test and Quarantine Rules
    • If you are wondering if you need to take a Covid-19 test while travelling from Chennai to Pondicherry during Covid-19 Pandemic or looking for quarantine rules, this page will give you updated information on the same, so that you can keep the documents handy while travelling.
    List of Useful Resources
    • Passengers need to visit the official website of the Government and take a note of Covid-19 PCR test validity for traveling on this bus route.
    Key Points to Remember for Interstate Travelers
    • The state government has gradually started easing COVID-related restrictions and curbs that were put in place on Chennai to Pondicherry bus routes due to the ever-increasing deadly coronavirus cases. If you are traveling interstate, then check out these latest COVID rules and restrictions in place.

    General Covid-19 Guidelines to follow while in Pondicherry

    Mandatory Mask
    Minimum 1 meter of physical distance
    Sanitizing hands
    Temperature checks at public places

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