Chennai to Tuticorin route is spread over at a distance of 542Kms by road. With a total of 31, redBus offers options to choose from 14 operators for Chennai to Tuticorin route. SRM Transports, Vivegam Travels, Ravi Travels operates the maximum number of services from Chennai to Tuticorin route. On Average, Chennai to Tuticorin travel time is 7hrs 30min and can go up to 11hrs depending on the type of bus, operator and traffic conditions. Buses from Chennai to Tuticorin are available from 06:30 PM to 10:45 PM. Chennai to Tuticorin bus fare ranges from Rs.499 to Rs.1100 depending on the type of bus.
Travelling from Chennai to Tuticorin 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 . Now that redbus has tied up with many operators, booking tickets from Chennai to Tuticorin 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.
Often referred to as Pearl City, Salt Capital of Tamil Nadu and Sea Gateway of Tamil Nadu, the city of Tuticorin is one of the major commercial centres in the entire south India. Tuticorin, also called Thoothukudi, is said to be an ancient city which was ruled by many illustrious dynasties like the Pandyas, Cholas, Malabar Sultanate, Tirunelveli Sultanate, Vijayanagar Empire, Nayaks, Chanda Sahib, Carnatic kingdom, Portuguese, Dutch and the British among others. An important centre of Pear Fishing, Tuticorin is also a major commercial seaport of India. There are about 21 islands in between Tuticorin and Rameshwaram, which are rich with Marine life. The Gulf of Mannar is a protected area and it houses the marine national park. Tuticorin is well connected with all other important cities of the state. Roadways are the best means to travel to the city. There are many buses connecting it with the important cities of Tamil Nadu and neighboring states.
Must to change the Bed spreads and spray perfumes in every trips.
People boarding the bus other than koyambedu bus terminus has to struggle a lot. No proper answer from the bus operator regarding the time of arrival at that place. This can be improved
Cons: As per schedule Bus was supposed to reach destination at 3:30 AM but I reached there only at 5:30 AM. Felt very bad about it. Pros: Other aspects about the bus were acceptable
Very very worst driving, (very slow)2hours delay