Chennai to Karaikkudi Trains

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Chennai to Karaikkudi Train Information

Distance
470 kms
Duration
08h 36m
Trains During Day
3
Trains At Night
3

Online Train Ticket Booking from Chennai to Karaikkudi

Looking to book Chennai to Karaikkudi trains? Booking a train ticket from Chennai to Karaikkudi is now easier than ever on redRail. Whether you want to check the timetable for Chennai to Karaikkudi trains or find the train seat availability from Chennai to Karaikkudi, redRail is one-stop for all train enquiries. Chennai to Karaikkudi are two of the popular cities in India, and trains are considered as one of the most efficient and convenient ways to travel between these cities.

To book a train from Chennai to Karaikkudi, all you need to do is to enter your travel details on the top of the page, choose from the list of trains available, check out the desired train seat availability, and proceed to train ticket booking by entering your details and paying the cost. You can then receive the confirmed tickets shortly. The easy-to-understand and adaptable interface, easy railway ticket booking process, and affordable train fare make redRail a great choice for those looking to book a Chennai to Karaikkudi train.

There are 6 trains running from Chennai to Karaikkudi covering an approximate distance of 470 kms. While some trains run on a daily basis, others run weekly. A large number of travelers choose to reach Karaikkudi from Chennai by train. The first train from Chennai to Karaikkudi is BBS RMM SF (20896), departing at 08:30 from Chennai Egmore (MS). SILAMBU EXPRESS (20681) is the fastest among the Chennai to Karaikkudi Trains. It departs from Chennai Egmore (MS) at 20:25 and arrives at Karaikkudi Junctio (KKDI) at 03:10, covering the distance in just 6 hrs 43 mins. The last train from Chennai to Karaikkudi is TBM SCT SF EXP (20683), departing at 21:00 from Tambaram (TBM). You can get detailed information about Chennai to Karaikkudi train timetable, availability, fare, running status, coach position, and PNR on redRail.

Weekly Trains from Chennai to Karaikkudi

BBS RMM SF (20896) departs every Saturday from Chennai at 08:30 and arrives at Karaikkudi at 18:30, covering the entire distance in 9 hrs 55 mins.

BSBS RMM EXP (22536) departs every Tuesday from Chennai at 08:30 and arrives at Karaikkudi at 18:30, covering the entire distance in 9 hrs 55 mins.

RMM HUMSAFAR SF (20973) departs every Monday from Chennai at 09:45 and arrives at Karaikkudi at 17:59, covering the entire distance in 8 hrs 14 mins.

Daily Trains from Chennai to Karaikkudi

MS RMM EXPRESS (16751) departs daily from Chennai at 19:15 and arrives at Karaikkudi at 04:12, covering the entire distance in 8 hrs 55 mins.

Chennai to Karaikkudi Train Ticket Price

If you are looking for affordable train tickets to travel from Chennai to Karaikkudi, redRail is the best place to be. You can find numerous train tickets to choose from to suit your budget. The Chennai to Karaikkudi train ticket price varies based on the journey date, the type of coach, and your preference. Passengers can travel from Chennai to Karaikkudi on a desired date at a cost ranging from just ₹290 to ₹1855. The Cheapest price for the journey is ₹290.
Here are the cheapest train ticket prices from Chennai to Karaikkudi for all classes:
ClassMinimum Price
1A₹1855
2A₹1105
3A₹775
SL₹290
3E₹720

Chennai to Karaikkudi Train Timings

One can find a large number of trains running from Chennai to Karaikkudi. Hence, travelers need not worry about the train seat availability on the Chennai to Karaikkudi route. The total time taken by different trains running from Chennai to Karaikkudi can be different and passengers can choose the train based on their suitability. Boarding a train from Chennai is extremely comfortable with the presence of various stations.

Bus from Chennai to Karaikkudi

If your train ticket is not confirmed, need not worry. Alternatively, you can travel by bus from Chennai to Karaikkudi through redBus bus booking app. Book now!

FAQs

How many trains run from Chennai to Karaikkudi?
There are 6 trains that run from Chennai to Karaikkudi route. Some trains run on a daily basis. On the other hand, some trains run weekly and can be booked in advance. You can find the list of available trains when you enter the travel date while looking to book a train from Chennai to Karaikkudi.
How can I book a train from Chennai to Karaikkudi?
You can make an online train ticket booking from Chennai to Karaikkudi by entering the travel details like source, destination, and date of travel. From the list of available trains on the mentioned date, you can choose the most suitable one and check the seat availability. After this, you can continue to pay and wait to receive your train booking confirmation.
How many days in advance can I make a railway reservation?
Advance railway reservation generally opens 120 days before the date of journey. This excludes the date of the journey. So, you can start checking the seat availability during the period of 120 days and make a booking in advance.
What is the maximum number of passengers I can reserve the seats for in a single train ticket booking from Chennai to Karaikkudi?
A maximum of 6 seats can be booked in a single train ticket booking. Also, 2 children who are below 5 years of age are allowed with the ticket, but tickets will not be generated for them. Therefore, if you are booking a Tatkal ticket from Chennai to Karaikkudi, you can reserve seats for a maximum of 4 passengers.
Which documents are required for online railway reservation from Chennai to Karaikkudi?
When making a railway ticket booking, you do not require any special travel documents and only need to fill up the details required. However, during the train journey, you will need to carry valid ID proof such as Aadhar, Voter ID, Driving License, Pan Card, Passport etc..
How many railway stations are there in Chennai?
There are 16 stations in Chennai.
How many railway stations are there in Karaikkudi?
There are 1 stations in Karaikkudi.
How to get the cheapest train tickets from Chennai to Karaikkudi?
redRail offers you the best deal to book the cheapest IRCTC train tickets. Use code: BIGRAIL and get a flat Rs. 150 Off on your first ticket booking.