chennai to salem Trains Route Details

Number of Trains from chennai to salem 30 Trains
Distance from chennai to salem By Train: 334 Km
Fastest Train from chennai to salem : SHATABDI EXP(12244)
Slowest Train from chennai to salem : DHANBAD EXPRESS(13352)

Chennai Egmore to Salem Jn Train Tickets

37 trains are available for commuters who wish to travel between the capital of Tamil Nadu and Salem. The train route encompases through the cities of Jolarpettai, and Katpadi. Salem located in Tamil Nadu is famous for the Indian version of Bull fight, Jalikattu. The sky will remain clear for a few days. During the day, people of Salem experience a temperature of 31°C which can drop to 19°C at night.

The Shatabdi EXP takes the least amount of time to reach the destination by covering a distance of 334 kms in 04 hours and 07 mins. It operates everyday but on Tue. It leaves Chennai Central at 07:15 and arrives Salem Jn at 11:22 on the same day. The slowest of all the trains on this route is MS Salem EXP, taking 06 hours and 20 mins to cover 353 kms. You may find passengers embarking their journey from 15 different stations along this route.

Considering the duration of the journey, boarding Mangalore EXP would be convenient as it departs from Chennai at 17:00. Tata Allp EXP is the earliest train leaving at 02:00 while Krba TVC Expres is the last train departing at 23:50 for Salem.

Out of 37 trains, MS Salem EXP is the only direct train that runs from Chennai Egmore to Salem Jn. Most trains pass through the major stations of Chennai Central, Katpadi Jn and Jolarpettai.