From Delhi Shahdara JN to Chennai by Trains

Train #12652 by Indian Railways
07:10
DSA Delhi Shahdara JN
1d 11h 45m train ride
18:55
+1
MSB Chennai Beach
Train #12688 by Indian Railways
14:10
DSA Delhi Shahdara JN
1d 12h train ride
02:10
+2
MSB Chennai Beach
Train #16032 by Indian Railways
14:15
DSA Delhi Shahdara JN
1d 20h 5m ride in train #16032, SL - Sleeper Class
10:20
+2
MAS Chennai Central
Train #16032 by Indian Railways
14:15
DSA Delhi Shahdara JN
1d 20h 5m ride in train #16032, 3A - AC 3-Tier Sleeper
10:20
+2
MSB Chennai Beach

From New Delhi to Chennai by Trains

Train #16032 by Indian Railways
13:30
NDLS New Delhi
1d 20h 50m ride in train #16032, SL - Sleeper Class
10:20
+2
MAS Chennai Central
Train #16032 by Indian Railways
13:30
NDLS New Delhi
1d 20h 50m ride in train #16032, 3A - AC 3-Tier Sleeper
10:20
+2
MSB Chennai Beach
Train #12688 by Indian Railways
14:10
NDLS New Delhi
1d 12h train ride
02:10
+2
MSB Chennai Beach
Train #12616 by Indian Railways
18:40
NDLS New Delhi
1d 11h 40m train ride
06:20
+2
MAS Chennai Central
Train #12616 by Indian Railways
18:40
NDLS New Delhi
19d 11h 40m train ride
06:20
+20
MSB Chennai Beach
Train #12622 by Indian Railways
22:30
NDLS New Delhi
1d 8h 40m train ride
5
07:10
+2
MAS Chennai Central
Train #12622 by Indian Railways
22:30
NDLS New Delhi
18d 8h 40m train ride
5
07:10
+19
MSB Chennai Beach
Train #22404 by Indian Railways
23:45
NDLS New Delhi
1d 14h 55m train ride
14:40
+2
MS Chennai Egmore
Train #22404 by Indian Railways
23:45
NDLS New Delhi
18d 14h 40m train ride
14:25
+19
MSB Chennai Beach

From Hazrat Nizamuddin to Chennai by Trains

Train #12641 by Indian Railways
00:00
NZM Hazrat Nizamuddin, Delhi
9h 5m train ride
09:05
MS Chennai Egmore
Train #12641 by Indian Railways
00:00
NZM Hazrat Nizamuddin, Delhi
21d 8h 50m train ride
08:50
+21
MSB Chennai Beach
Train #12642 by Indian Railways
07:10
NZM Hazrat Nizamuddin, Delhi
1d 11h 5m train ride
18:15
+1
MS Chennai Egmore
Train #12642 by Indian Railways
07:10
NZM Hazrat Nizamuddin, Delhi
19d 11h 45m train ride
18:55
+19
MSB Chennai Beach
Train #22688 by Indian Railways
14:30
NZM Hazrat Nizamuddin, Delhi
1d 12h 5m train ride
02:35
+2
MAS Chennai Central
Train #22688 by Indian Railways
14:30
NZM Hazrat Nizamuddin, Delhi
19d 11h 40m train ride
02:10
+20
MSB Chennai Beach
Train #16032 by Indian Railways
14:30
NZM Hazrat Nizamuddin, Delhi
1d 19h 50m ride in train #16032, SL - Sleeper Class
10:20
+2
MAS Chennai Central
Train #16032 by Indian Railways
14:30
NZM Hazrat Nizamuddin, Delhi
1d 19h 50m ride in train #16032, 3A - AC 3-Tier Sleeper
10:20
+2
MSB Chennai Beach
Train #12270 by Indian Railways
15:45
NZM Hazrat Nizamuddin, Delhi
1d 4h 55m train ride
20:40
+1
MAS Chennai Central
Train #12270 by Indian Railways
15:45
NZM Hazrat Nizamuddin, Delhi
20d 4h 55m train ride
20:40
+20
MSB Chennai Beach
Train #12612 by Indian Railways
15:55
NZM Hazrat Nizamuddin, Delhi
1d 4h 45m ride in train #12612, 3A - AC 3-Tier Sleeper
20:40
+1
MAS Chennai Central
Train #12434 by Indian Railways
15:55
NZM Hazrat Nizamuddin, Delhi
1d 4h 50m train ride
4
20:45
+1
MAS Chennai Central
Train #12612 by Indian Railways
15:55
NZM Hazrat Nizamuddin, Delhi
19d 4h 45m ride in train #12612, 3A - AC 3-Tier Sleeper
20:40
+19
MSB Chennai Beach
Train #12651 by Indian Railways
18:00
NZM Hazrat Nizamuddin, Delhi
17d 14h 50m train ride
08:50
+18
MSB Chennai Beach

From Ghaziabad to Chennai by Trains

Train #12688 by Indian Railways
13:20
GZB Ghaziabad
1d 12h 50m train ride
02:10
+2
MSB Chennai Beach
Train #22688 by Indian Railways
13:25
GZB Ghaziabad
1d 13h 10m train ride
02:35
+2
MAS Chennai Central
Train #22688 by Indian Railways
13:25
GZB Ghaziabad
19d 12h 45m train ride
02:10
+20
MSB Chennai Beach

From Indira Gandhi Airport to Chennai by Flights

Flight #6E2128 by IndiGo
02:00
DEL Indira Gandhi Airport, Delhi
2h 55m flight #6E2128 with IndiGo in Economy
04:55
MAA Chennai Airport
Flight #6E2403 by IndiGo
03:45
DEL Indira Gandhi Airport, Delhi
2h 55m flight #6E2403 with IndiGo in Economy
06:40
MAA Chennai Airport
Flight #SG107 by SpiceJet
06:05
DEL Indira Gandhi Airport, Delhi
2h 55m flight #SG107 with SpiceJet in Economy
09:00
MAA Chennai Airport
Flight #AI439 by Air India
06:15
DEL Indira Gandhi Airport, Delhi
2h 50m flight #AI439 with Air India in Economy
09:05
MAA Chennai Airport
Flight #6E2985 by IndiGo
06:20
DEL Indira Gandhi Airport, Delhi
2h 55m flight #6E2985 with IndiGo in Economy
09:15
MAA Chennai Airport
Flight #9W821 by Jet Airways
06:50
DEL Indira Gandhi Airport, Delhi
2h 45m flight #9W821 with Jet Airways in Economy
09:35
MAA Chennai Airport
Flight #6E2606 by IndiGo
07:20
DEL Indira Gandhi Airport, Delhi
2h 55m flight #6E2606 with IndiGo in Economy
10:15
MAA Chennai Airport
Flight #6E2859 by IndiGo
08:25
DEL Indira Gandhi Airport, Delhi
2h 55m flight #6E2859 with IndiGo in Economy
11:20
MAA Chennai Airport
Flight #9W759 by Jet Airways
08:50
DEL Indira Gandhi Airport, Delhi
2h 45m flight #9W759 with Jet Airways in Economy
11:35
MAA Chennai Airport
Flight #AI429 by Air India
09:45
DEL Indira Gandhi Airport, Delhi
2h 55m flight #AI429 with Air India in Economy
12:40
MAA Chennai Airport
Flight #6E2443 by IndiGo
09:55
DEL Indira Gandhi Airport, Delhi
2h 50m flight #6E2443 with IndiGo in Economy
12:45
MAA Chennai Airport
Flight #9W841 by Jet Airways
11:00
DEL Indira Gandhi Airport, Delhi
2h 45m flight #9W841 with Jet Airways in Economy
13:45
MAA Chennai Airport
Flight #9W798 by Jet Airways
13:55
DEL Indira Gandhi Airport, Delhi
2h 55m flight #9W798 with Jet Airways in Economy
16:50
MAA Chennai Airport
Flight #9W7063 by Jet Airways
14:00
DEL Indira Gandhi Airport, Delhi
2h 45m flight #9W7063 with Jet Airways in Economy
16:45
MAA Chennai Airport
Flight #6E2028 by IndiGo
14:55
DEL Indira Gandhi Airport, Delhi
2h 40m flight #6E2028 with IndiGo in Economy
17:35
MAA Chennai Airport
Flight #SG103 by SpiceJet
15:00
DEL Indira Gandhi Airport, Delhi
3h flight #SG103 with SpiceJet in Economy
18:00
MAA Chennai Airport
Flight #9W832 by Jet Airways
16:05
DEL Indira Gandhi Airport, Delhi
2h 50m flight #9W832 with Jet Airways in Economy
18:55
MAA Chennai Airport
Flight #6E2315 by IndiGo
16:20
DEL Indira Gandhi Airport, Delhi
2h 55m flight #6E2315 with IndiGo in Economy
19:15
MAA Chennai Airport
Flight #AI42 by Air India
17:20
DEL Indira Gandhi Airport, Delhi
2h 40m flight #AI42 with Air India in Economy
20:00
MAA Chennai Airport
Flight #9W845 by Jet Airways
17:35
DEL Indira Gandhi Airport, Delhi
2h 45m flight #9W845 with Jet Airways in Economy
20:20
MAA Chennai Airport
Flight #6E2124 by IndiGo
18:05
DEL Indira Gandhi Airport, Delhi
2h 50m flight #6E2124 with IndiGo in Economy
20:55
MAA Chennai Airport
Flight #9W829 by Jet Airways
19:15
DEL Indira Gandhi Airport, Delhi
3h flight #9W829 with Jet Airways in Economy
22:15
MAA Chennai Airport
Flight #SG105 by SpiceJet
20:25
DEL Indira Gandhi Airport, Delhi
2h 55m flight #SG105 with SpiceJet in Economy
23:20
MAA Chennai Airport
Flight #6E2162 by IndiGo
20:35
DEL Indira Gandhi Airport, Delhi
2h 55m flight #6E2162 with IndiGo in Economy
23:30
MAA Chennai Airport
Flight #AI540 by Air India
20:40
DEL Indira Gandhi Airport, Delhi
2h 55m flight #AI540 with Air India in Economy
23:35
MAA Chennai Airport
Flight #9W739 by Jet Airways
21:15
DEL Indira Gandhi Airport, Delhi
3h 5m flight #9W739 with Jet Airways in Economy
00:20
+1
MAA Chennai Airport
Flight #6E2519 by IndiGo
21:45
DEL Indira Gandhi Airport, Delhi
2h 55m flight #6E2519 with IndiGo in Economy
00:40
+1
MAA Chennai Airport

Popular Routes in India

How to get from Delhi to Chennai

Travelling between Delhi and Chennai is possible by flight and train. Flight guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Train is the slowest option.

The most expensive ticket will cost you INR 9,592 if you go by flight; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a train which will set you back mere INR 418.

How long does it take to get from Delhi to Chennai?

It can take you anywhere between 3 and 423 hours to travel between Delhi and Chennai depending on the means of transport you choose.

Flight is the fastest way to travel between Delhi and Chennai. Flight will bring you to your destination in 2h 45m. Train does a much slower job and take about 17d 14h 50m to reach Chennai.

How much does it cost to get from Delhi to Chennai?

Travelling between Delhi and Chennai can be as cheap as INR 418 if you opt for a Indian Railways train and as expensive as INR 9,592 if you buy a IndiGo (IndiGo) flight ticket.

Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.

How many trips per day are there between Delhi and Chennai ?

  • 28 from Delhi to Chennai starting from 02:05 Indira Gandhi Airport until 21:45 Indira Gandhi Airport
  • 5 from Delhi to Chennai starting from 13:30 New Delhi until 18:00 Hazrat Nizamuddin

Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Delhi to Chennai.

What mode of transportation is the best one for my route?

Flights

Flying is the fastest and often the most expensive way to travel from Delhi to Chennai, but with a bit of luck you can score very good deals for as little as INR 8,090.

Things to remember: Note that some of the airlines may have restrictions on checked luggage weight or require paying extra for check-in, choosing seats or transportation of oversized luggage.

If opting for a flight, calculate the time you will spend getting to and from the airports as well as the waiting time before your flight, getting through immigration in case of an international flight and recovering your checked luggage.

In certain cases all these procedures can add no less than 5 hours to your total travel time.

Airlines flying between Delhi and Chennai

Air India (Air India), IndiGo (IndiGo), Jet Airways (Jet Airways), SpiceJet (SpiceJet)

Train

Train is a often a great choice for long-haul travel especially if you opt for a night sleeper train with berths which will allow you to sleep all your journey through. To make the most of your train journey, choose the class of your ticket wisely.

Note that there are air-conditioned and fan-only carriages; private compartments for 2 or 4; hard and soft seats.
Though the upper class you get the smoother is your journey, often second class air-conditioned or fan-only sleepers are a good money saving alternative.

What is the most popular transport to get from Delhi to Chennai?

There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with avia remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.

Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route

  • 1000 decided to fly