The Distance between Chennai to Vellore is 171Kms by road. A total of 9 operators provide bus service from Chennai to Vellore, connecting two important cities of India and a total of 24. Sea Bird Tourist, Muskaan Tours And Travels Che are the major operators of Chennai to Vellore route. Chennai to Vellore bus timings vary with different operator, it takes around 1hrs 45min to 5hrs to complete this journey depending on the operator, type of bus and traffic conditions. The first bus takes off around 09:00 AM and last bus at 11:45 PM. The lowest Chennai to Vellore bus fare being Rs.380 and the highest being Rs.999 depending on the type of bus.
Travelling from Chennai to Vellore 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 A/C Sleeper, Volvo A/C Multi-Axle Semisleeper, Scania AC Multi Axle Semi Sleeper(2+2), Volvo A/C Semisleeper, Mercedes Multi-Axle Semisleeper. Now that redbus has tied up with many operators, booking tickets from Chennai to Vellore 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.
Vellore is situated on the banks of river Palar, amidst the beauty and tranquilly of nature. Bringing forth a fusion of heritage and modernism, the city Vellore is the centre of cultural and economical assets of Tamil Nadu. The city is built around the Vellore Fort and is home to several ancient temples, museums and heritage sites. The city is well connected through a wide spread network of busses, rail and flights. Connected with the two major cities, Vellore to Chennai and Bangalore, Vellore bus services provide convenience of travel to the rest of the country. Operating at frequent Vellore bus timings, the Vellore bus services are an excellent way of commuting to and from this fort city.
Negatives: The push-back in my seat did not work. The movie played was too violent. Positives: Overall comfort was good. Blankets were provided, which made the journey nice and cozy. They agreed to keep my bags in the luggage area though my stop was half way.
The bus droped us on a highway in vellore without informing in advance caused sudden skirmishes.
As per RedBus the trip duration from Chennai to Vellore is 2 hours but the trip took 4.5 hours due to multiple stops on the way.
The bus I have booked never turned up no body bother to inform me of any alternative I sat in one bus going to velore luckily that was the alternative which no body bothered to tell me reached by 11.30 .my total schedule for the day got haywire