Chennai to Palakkad Trains

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Chennai to Palakkad Train Information

Distance
543 kms
Duration
08h 48m
Trains During Day
10
Trains At Night
11

Online Train Ticket Booking from Chennai to Palakkad

Looking to book Chennai to Palakkad trains? Booking a train ticket from Chennai to Palakkad is now easier than ever on redRail. Whether you want to check the timetable for Chennai to Palakkad trains or find the train seat availability from Chennai to Palakkad, redRail is one-stop for all train enquiries. Chennai to Palakkad 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 Palakkad, 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 Palakkad train.

There are 21 trains running from Chennai to Palakkad covering an approximate distance of 543 kms. While some trains run on a daily basis, others run weekly. A large number of travelers choose to reach Palakkad from Chennai by train. The first train from Chennai to Palakkad is PNBE ERS EXP (22644), departing at 03:05 from Perambur (PER). CBE VANDEBHARAT (20643) is the fastest among the Chennai to Palakkad Trains. It departs from Mgr Chennai Centra (MAS) at 14:25 and arrives at Coimbatore Junctio (CBE) at 20:15, covering the distance in just 5 hrs 50 mins. The last train from Chennai to Palakkad is DHN ALAPPUZHA EX (13351), departing at 23:40 from Mgr Chennai Centra (MAS). You can get detailed information about Chennai to Palakkad train timetable, availability, fare, running status, coach position, and PNR on redRail.

Weekly Trains from Chennai to Palakkad

MAS TVC EXP (12697) departs every Sunday from Chennai at 15:10 and arrives at Palakkad at 23:20, covering the entire distance in 8 hrs 7 mins.

INDB KCVL SF EXP (22645) departs every Tuesday from Chennai at 23:15 and arrives at Palakkad at 08:00, covering the entire distance in 8 hrs 40 mins.

MAS CBE EXPRESS (12681) departs every Saturday from Chennai at 22:30 and arrives at Palakkad at 06:30, covering the entire distance in 8 hrs 0 mins.

Chennai Egmore - Thiruvananthapuram Central Weekly SF Special Fare Special (06043) departs every Thursday from Chennai at 14:25 and arrives at Palakkad at 23:20, covering the entire distance in 8 hrs 45 mins.

PNBE ERS EXPRES (22670) departs every Thursday from Chennai at 09:30 and arrives at Palakkad at 18:30, covering the entire distance in 8 hrs 55 mins.

SCL TVC EXPRESS (12508) departs every Sunday from Chennai at 03:15 and arrives at Palakkad at 12:50, covering the entire distance in 9 hrs 32 mins.

BJU CBE SPL (03357) departs every Monday from Chennai at 19:25 and arrives at Palakkad at 04:00, covering the entire distance in 8 hrs 35 mins.

Daily Trains from Chennai to Palakkad

MAS PGT EXPRESS (22651) departs daily from Chennai at 21:40 and arrives at Palakkad at 09:30, covering the entire distance in 11 hrs 50 mins.

DHN ALAPPUZHA EX (13351) departs daily from Chennai at 23:40 and arrives at Palakkad at 10:05, covering the entire distance in 10 hrs 20 mins.

WEST COAST EXP (22637) departs daily from Chennai at 13:15 and arrives at Palakkad at 22:55, covering the entire distance in 9 hrs 37 mins.

MAS TVC MAIL (12623) departs daily from Chennai at 19:45 and arrives at Palakkad at 03:55, covering the entire distance in 8 hrs 7 mins.

MAS MAQ EXP (12685) departs daily from Chennai at 16:20 and arrives at Palakkad at 00:50, covering the entire distance in 8 hrs 27 mins.

MAS MAQ MAIL (12601) departs daily from Chennai at 20:10 and arrives at Palakkad at 04:35, covering the entire distance in 8 hrs 22 mins.

KOVAI EXPRESS (12675) departs daily from Chennai at 06:10 and arrives at Palakkad at 14:05, covering the entire distance in 7 hrs 55 mins.

MS MAQ EXP (16159) departs daily from Chennai at 23:15 and arrives at Palakkad at 11:35, covering the entire distance in 12 hrs 15 mins.

Chennai to Palakkad Train Ticket Price

If you are looking for affordable train tickets to travel from Chennai to Palakkad, redRail is the best place to be. You can find numerous train tickets to choose from to suit your budget. The Chennai to Palakkad train ticket price varies based on the journey date, the type of coach, and your preference. Passengers can travel from Chennai to Palakkad on a desired date at a cost ranging from just ₹235 to ₹2490. The Cheapest price for the journey is ₹235.
Here are the cheapest train ticket prices from Chennai to Palakkad for all classes:
ClassMinimum Price
1A₹2490
2A₹1490
3A₹1060
SL₹405
2S₹235
3E₹845
EC₹2485
CC₹685

Chennai to Palakkad Train Timings

One can find a large number of trains running from Chennai to Palakkad. Hence, travelers need not worry about the train seat availability on the Chennai to Palakkad route. The total time taken by different trains running from Chennai to Palakkad 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 Palakkad

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FAQs

How many trains run from Chennai to Palakkad?
There are 21 trains that run from Chennai to Palakkad 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 Palakkad.
How can I book a train from Chennai to Palakkad?
You can make an online train ticket booking from Chennai to Palakkad 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 Palakkad?
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 Palakkad, you can reserve seats for a maximum of 4 passengers.
Which documents are required for online railway reservation from Chennai to Palakkad?
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 Palakkad?
There are 2 stations in Palakkad.
How to get the cheapest train tickets from Chennai to Palakkad?
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.