The distance between these two cities is around 715Kms, and can be reached in approximately 11hrs 20min.Parveen Travels is one of the major bus operators that runs buses between Chennai and Thrissur and they have 2 buses along this route. The first bus starts from 05:30 PM and you can catch buses till 07:00 PM. The Parveen Travels buses have a minimum bus fare starting from Rs.1276, and the maximum bus fare is Rs.1430.
You can now book online tickets from Chennai to Thrissur at redBus.in at affordable prices.
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.
Thrissur, or as previously know Trichur, traces its roots back in history as a centre of regional, cultural and spiritual epitome in India. Crowned as the ‘Cultural Capital of Kerala’, Thrissur is home to the most vibrant and colourful temple festival of the state- Thrissur Pooram. Held in April and May, this festival exhibits various cultural arts and dance forms, thus, attracting a number of domestic and foreign visitors. The city is well connected to the rest of the country by road, rail and air. The Thrissur Bus services make commuting to and from the city very convenient, owing to the regular Thrissur Bus timing offered for all major stations. Thrissur to Munnar, Thrissur to Chennai, Thrissur to Coimbatore are some of the chief links connecting to the city.
The bus came 2hrs late. Passengers from two different bus were stuffed into one bus , I as allotted a different seat than i booked. The staffs except one guy was very rude and not co-operating. Totally useless travel.
Seat is really uncomfortable as its a Long journey it really made tired and inconvenient.
I got the review mail even before I reached my destination!! Funny right? You might have guessed it right.. the bus is super late.. delayed by more than 3-4 hours
The TV in the bus is not clear and water not provided.otherwise everything is excellent. Bus was neat and journey was smooth.