The distance between these two cities is around 367Kms, and can be reached in approximately 6hrs .Parveen Travels operates close to 2 buses from Salem to Chennai. You have buses starting from 03:15 PM, till 11:45 PM. The lowest fare for these buses starts from Rs.615, and the maximum fare is around Rs.780.
Parveen Travels provide a number of options in the type of buses like Non A/C Semisleeper, Volvo A/C Multi-Axle Semisleeper for your to choose from.
Salem, a district located in the state of Tamil Nadu, is commonly known as the Mango city, Steel city, Agro city and Electric City. The city gets the name from the word ‘Sela’ or ‘Shalya’ which means ‘the country around the hills’. Poiman Karadu, Mettur Dam, Namakkal, and Tharamangalam are a few sightseeing options in and around Salem. Jama Masjid, built by Tipu Sultan, and situated on the banks of Thirumanimuthu River is the oldest mosque in Salem. Yercaud Hills, a hill station, is located 22 km away from Salem in the Shevaroy range of hills in Eastern Ghats. Places like Siddhar Temple, Kottai Mariamman Temple, Skandhashram, Kothandaramar temple, Sithar Koil, Othumali Murugan temple, Pandurangan Hill temple, Kumaragiri Hill Murugan temple, ISKON, Kariperumal Karadu Hill temple are a few temples located in Salem. Kurumbapatti Zoological Park, Anna Park, Anamarathupatti lake, Paravasa Ulagam, Kiliyur Falls, and Dream Land attracts fair amount of visitors.
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.
Used water bottles were not removed. Toilet in boarding point was not maintained properly.
Bus quality is very poor and he taken 7 hr for travel as normal bus
Bus started 1hr late. This was the bus which was an alternative. Slow driving reached Chennai very late. I will never recommend this bus.
Bus was 2 and half hours late.there were many lady passengers including me and we asked to drop in tambaram as the bus was late. But they stopped in perungulathur around 11:30 pm we struggled a lot to go back to our home.