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Chennai to Shirdi Train Information

1380 kms
25h 55m
Trains During Day
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Weekly Trains from Chennai to Shirdi

There is no weekly train between Chennai and Shirdi.

Daily Trains from Chennai to Shirdi

There is no daily train between Chennai and Shirdi.

Online Train Ticket Booking from Chennai to Shirdi

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

There are 2 trains running from Chennai to Shirdi covering an approximate distance of 1380 kms. While some trains run on a daily basis, others run weekly. A large number of travelers choose to reach Shirdi from Chennai by train. The first train from Chennai to Shirdi is (), departing at from (). () is the fastest among the Chennai to Shirdi Trains. It departs from () at and arrives at () at , covering the distance in just 00 hrs 00 mins. The last train from Chennai to Shirdi is (), departing at from (). You can get detailed information about Chennai to Shirdi train timetable, availability, fare, running status, coach position, and PNR on redRail.   

Boarding and Deboarding Stations

The boarding stations for all Chennai to Shirdi trains are - there are no boarding stations

Deboarding stations at Shirdi - there are no deboarding stations

Chennai to Shirdi Train Ticket Price

If you are looking for affordable train tickets to travel from Chennai to Shirdi, redRail is the best place to be. You can find numerous train tickets to choose from to suit your budget. The Chennai to Shirdi train ticket price varies based on the journey date, the type of coach, and your preference.

Chennai to Shirdi Train Timings

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

About Chennai

Chennai is the capital city of Tamil Nadu. The vibrant city is rich in its culture, history, and culinary delights. With a history dating back over 400 years, Chennai has evolved into a dynamic urban center while retaining its cultural heritage. The cuisine in Chennai is a gastronomic delight, offering a diverse range of flavours and dishes. You can try aromatic delicacies like dosas, idlis, and sambar to spicy Chettinad curries and mouth-watering seafood in Chennai.

The city experiences a tropical climate and the best time to visit Chennai is during the winter months from November to February when the weather is moderate. Some of the best places to visit in Chennai include the iconic Marina Beach, the historic Fort St. George, the vibrant Mylapore neighborhood with its ancient temples, and the bustling markets of T. Nagar and Parry's Corner.

About Shirdi

Shirdi is located in the state of Maharashtra. The city is a pilgrimage site renowned for its association with the revered saint, Shirdi Sai Baba. The history of Shirdi is deeply intertwined with the life and teachings of Sai Baba, who lived and preached in the town during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Today, Shirdi attracts millions of devotees from around the world who come to pay their respects at the Sai Baba Temple and seek solace and blessings.

The culture of Shirdi revolves around the spiritual legacy of Sai Baba, with devotees participating in prayers, bhajans, and rituals at the temple. The culinary scene of Shirdi offers a blend of Maharashtrian and North Indian cuisines, with specialties like Maharashtrian thalis, puran poli, and traditional sweets like peda and jalebi. Some of the best places to visit in Shirdi include the Sai Baba Temple, Dwarkamai, Chavadi, and the Shani Shingnapur Temple, located nearby. Book your train tickets to Shirdi and seek blessings of Sai Baba.

Things to Do in Shirdi

You can engage in various activities that offer a blend of spirituality, culture, and relaxation in Shirdi. Check out the essential things to do in Shirdi below.

  • Visit the Sai Baba Temple: The Sai Baba Temple is a sacred pilgrimage site dedicated to the revered saint, Sai Baba. You can participate in prayers, witness the aarti ceremony, and seek blessings at the temple.
  • Explore Dwarkamai: Adjacent to the Sai Baba Temple, Dwarkamai is a historically significant site where Sai Baba spent a significant portion of his life. You can explore the humble abode, witness the sacred fire lit by Sai Baba, and experience the spiritual ambiance of the place. The distance between Dwarkamai and the railway station is approximately 3 km.
  • Attend Aarti at the Temple: You can witness the divine spectacle of the aarti ceremony held at the Sai Baba Temple. In this temple, devotees gather to offer prayers and seek blessings from Sai Baba. The aarti is performed multiple times a day and is a deeply spiritual experience for visitors.
  • Shop for Souvenirs: You can explore the bustling markets near the railway station to shop for souvenirs and religious artifacts. You can buy souvenirs, such as Sai Baba idols, books, pictures, and other things to commemorate your visit to Shirdi.
  • Relax in the Gardens: You can rejuvenate yourselves in the middle of the serene surroundings of the Sai Baba Park. You can take a walk to enjoy the lush greenery, and spend quality time in nature's embrace.

Types of Trains Running Between Chennai to Shirdi

Below you’ll find types of trains running between Chennai to Shirdi.

  • Superfast Express Trains: Superfast express trains, such as Pallavan SF Express, Kovai SF Express and more provide a quick and efficient mode of transportation. These trains have limited stops and offer comfortable seating options. Also, make them ideal for travellers looking for a fast-paced journey.
  • Mail/Express Trains: Mail/Express trains, such as MAS BSP Express, MAS NSL Express and more offer a reliable and affordable means of travel for commuters. These trains make multiple stops along the route.
  • Special Trains: During peak seasons or festive occasions, Indian Railways operate special trains, such as Shirdi Express between Chennai and Shirdi. This train caters to the increased demand for travel. These special trains offer additional capacity and may follow a different route or schedule compared to regular trains.

With iconic landmarks such as the Sai Baba Temple, Dwarkamai, and Chavadi, Shirdi offers visitors a glimpse into its rich spiritual heritage and historical significance. Plan your journey to Shirdi by booking train tickets and immerse yourself in the divine aura of Sai Baba's presence.


How many trains run from Chennai to Shirdi?
There are 2 trains that run from Chennai to Shirdi 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 Shirdi.
How can I book a train from Chennai to Shirdi?
You can make an online train ticket booking from Chennai to Shirdi 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 Shirdi?
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 Shirdi, you can reserve seats for a maximum of 4 passengers.
Which documents are required for online railway reservation from Chennai to Shirdi?
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 Shirdi?
There are 1 stations in Shirdi.
How to get the cheapest train tickets from Chennai to Shirdi?
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