The distance between these two cities is around 630Kms, and can be reached in approximately 10hrs .KPN Travels is one of the major bus operators that runs buses between Chennai and Virudhnagar and they have 2 buses along this route. You have buses starting from 06:15 PM, till 09:00 PM. The lowest fare for these buses starts from Rs.670, and the maximum fare is around Rs.770.
You can now book online tickets from Chennai to Virudhnagar 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.
Virudhunagar, the erstwhile Virudhupatti, is a town in the state of Tamil Nadu. Located at a distance of about 506 km southwest of the state capital Chennai, Virudhunagar emerged as an important trade centre during the British reign. Virudhunagar is the birthplace of freedom fighter K. Kamaraj, who was the former chief minister of Tamil Nadu, and Bharat Ratna recipient. Virudhunagar was a part of Madurai in the olden times. It was ruled by Later Pandyas, Vijayanagar Empire, Madurai Nayaks, Chanda Sahib, Carnatic kingdom and the British, at various times in history. The major roads in Virudhunagar include the N H 7 and three district roads that connect Virudhunagar with nearby towns like Sivakasi, Madurai, Rajapalayam, Aruppukkottai and Sattur among others. The major inter-city bus routes from Virudhunagar are to the important cities like Madurai, Chennai, Rajapalayam, Tenkasi, Kovilpatti, Tuticorin, Tiruchendur, Nagercoil, Tirunelveli, Aruppukottai and Rameshwaram, to list a few.
KPN is the Worst Travel operator. Worst Punctuality or Travel Timings. They took more than 11 hours to travel from Chennai - Virudhunagar 4 hours delay is not considerable
Worst in punctuality. Bad staff response and waiting lounge in tambaram. Very huge delay and no proper answers. Not able to control AC
Im not yet reached my town..they are not functual.. Espesily egmore counter staff and thambaram agent of this this kpn bus service behave like gangsters... Idont belive they are kpn quality staff
Very bad experience. Bus was very late, staff didnt care to inform or tell us when the bus will arrive.