tirunelveli to chennai Trains Route Details

Number of Trains from tirunelveli to chennai 10 Trains
Distance from tirunelveli to chennai By Train: 628 Km
Fastest Train from tirunelveli to chennai : TBM NCJ EXPRESS(22657)
Slowest Train from tirunelveli to chennai : NAGERCOIL EXP(12689)

Tirunelveli to Chennai Central Trains Schedule

  • guruvayur chennai express (16128) Tirunelveli - Chennai Central Train Route MTWTFSS
  • 08:40
    20:45
    12:05
  • kanyakumari howrah express (12666) Tirunelveli - Chennai Central Train Route MTWTFSS
  • 09:40
    22:05
    12:25
  • chennai express (12668) Tirunelveli - Chennai Central Train Route MTWTFSS
  • 18:20
    05:30
    11:10
  • kanyakumari express (12634) Tirunelveli - Chennai Central Train Route MTWTFSS
  • 19:05
    06:25
    11:20
  • nellai express (12632) Tirunelveli - Chennai Central Train Route MTWTFSS
  • 19:45
    05:53
    10:08
  • anantapuri express (16724) Tirunelveli - Chennai Central Train Route MTWTFSS
  • 19:55
    08:20
    12:25
  • tiruchendur chennai express (16106) Tirunelveli - Chennai Central Train Route MTWTFSS
  • 20:30
    11:25
    14:55
  • tirukkural express (12641) Tirunelveli - Chennai Central Train Route MTWTFSS
  • 21:15
    08:50
    11:35
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Tirunelveli to Chennai Central Train Tickets

10 trains run between Tirunelveli and the capital of Tamil Nadu, Chennai. The journey would entail passing through the cities of Madurai, Dindigul, Vriddhachalam, Ariyalur, Virudunagar, Villupuram, Pennadam, Srirangam and more. Chennai is termed as 'India’s Health Capital' and is ranked as a beta-level city in Global Cities Index. Temperature in Chennai can drop from 28°C during the day to 25°C at night.

NCJ Chennai EXP is the slowest among all the trains that run along this route covering a distance of 854 kms in 15 hours and 10 mins. It reaches the destination taking 19 halts. Chennai EXP is the fastest train that runs along this route covering a distance of 653 kms in 11 hours and 10 mins. But it is available only on Fri. It departs from Tirunelveli at 18:20 and reaches Chennai Egmore at 05:30 on the next day.

For utmost convenience one may choose NCJ Chennai EXP, as it is the only train that runs directly between Tirunelveli and Chennai Central. It is found that most trains pass through the major stations Virudunagar Jn, Tiruchchirapali and Dindigul Jn.

Madurai Jn station provides food facilities which can be utilised, when Kanyakumari EXP and and Nellai Express stop there for 10 mins. GUV Chennai EXP is the earliest train for this route leaving at 07:45 while the last train is NCJ Chennai EXP that departs at 21:15 from Tirunelveli.

When in Chennai, do find time to visit Marina Beach, Besant Nagar Beach (Edward Elliot's Beach), M A Chidambaram Stadium and Thiruvanmiyur Beach.