Chennai to Varanasi Trains

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Chennai to Varanasi Train Information

Distance
2103 kms
Duration
36h 20m
Trains During Day
6
Trains At Night
3

Online Train Ticket Booking from Chennai to Varanasi

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

There are 9 trains running from Chennai to Varanasi covering an approximate distance of 2103 kms. While some trains run on a daily basis, others run weekly. A large number of travelers choose to reach Varanasi from Chennai by train. The first train from Chennai to Varanasi is SMVB DNR SPL (03246), departing at 05:25 from Perambur (PER). MAS GAYA EXP (12390) is the fastest among the Chennai to Varanasi Trains. It departs from Mgr Chennai Centra (MAS) at 09:15 and arrives at Pt Dd Upadhyaya Ju (DDU) at 19:40, covering the distance in just 34 hrs 25 mins. The last train from Chennai to Varanasi is HUMSAFAR EXP (22354), departing at 19:35 from Perambur (PER). You can get detailed information about Chennai to Varanasi train timetable, availability, fare, running status, coach position, and PNR on redRail.

Weekly Trains from Chennai to Varanasi

SBCDNR HUMSAFAR (06509) departs every Monday from Chennai at 14:40 and arrives at Varanasi at 04:08, covering the entire distance in 37 hrs 28 mins.

MAS GAYA EXP (12390) departs every Tuesday from Chennai at 09:15 and arrives at Varanasi at 19:40, covering the entire distance in 34 hrs 25 mins.

RMM BSBS EXP (22535) departs every Thursday from Chennai at 13:10 and arrives at Varanasi at 01:10, covering the entire distance in 36 hrs 0 mins.

ERS PNBE EXP (22669) departs every Sunday from Chennai at 12:50 and arrives at Varanasi at 01:55, covering the entire distance in 36 hrs 55 mins.

SMVB DNR SPL (03246) departs every Saturday from Chennai at 05:25 and arrives at Varanasi at 18:20, covering the entire distance in 36 hrs 55 mins.

SMVB DNR SPL (03248) departs every Sunday from Chennai at 05:25 and arrives at Varanasi at 18:20, covering the entire distance in 36 hrs 55 mins.

HUMSAFAR EXP (22354) departs every Sunday from Chennai at 19:35 and arrives at Varanasi at 07:03, covering the entire distance in 35 hrs 28 mins.

Daily Trains from Chennai to Varanasi

SANGHAMITRA EXP (12295) departs daily from Chennai at 14:40 and arrives at Varanasi at 04:05, covering the entire distance in 37 hrs 25 mins.

Chennai to Varanasi Train Ticket Price

If you are looking for affordable train tickets to travel from Chennai to Varanasi, redRail is the best place to be. You can find numerous train tickets to choose from to suit your budget. The Chennai to Varanasi train ticket price varies based on the journey date, the type of coach, and your preference. Passengers can travel from Chennai to Varanasi on a desired date at a cost ranging from just ₹810 to ₹5225. The Cheapest price for the journey is ₹810.
Here are the cheapest train ticket prices from Chennai to Varanasi for all classes:
ClassMinimum Price
1A₹5225
2A₹3065
3A₹2120
SL₹810

Chennai to Varanasi Train Timings

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

FAQs

How many trains run from Chennai to Varanasi?
There are 9 trains that run from Chennai to Varanasi 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 Varanasi.
How can I book a train from Chennai to Varanasi?
You can make an online train ticket booking from Chennai to Varanasi 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 Varanasi?
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 Varanasi, you can reserve seats for a maximum of 4 passengers.
Which documents are required for online railway reservation from Chennai to Varanasi?
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 Varanasi?
There are 5 stations in Varanasi.
How to get the cheapest train tickets from Chennai to Varanasi?
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.