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Chennai to New Delhi by train

The journey from Chennai to New Delhi by train is 1,093.27 mi and takes 34 hr 32 min. There are 4 connections per day, with the first departure at 5:15 AM and the last at 10:00 PM. It is possible to travel from Chennai to New Delhi by train for as little as $12.56 or as much as $54.12. The best price for this journey is $12.56.

Lowest Price$12.56
Journey Duration34 hr 32 min
Connection per Day4
Lowest Price$12.56
Highest Price$54.12
First Departure5:15 AM
Last Departure10:00 PM
Distance1,093.27 mi
DepartureChennai
ArrivalNew Delhi
CarriersIndianRail

Chennai to New Delhi Train Times

Departure date
Friday, Feb 23, 2024

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Chennai to New Delhi?

Prices will vary when you travel from Chennai to New Delhi. On average, though, you'll pay about $34.20 for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as $12.56, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Chennai to New Delhi. On average, though, you'll pay about $34.20 for a train ticket. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

How long does it take to get from Chennai to New Delhi by train?

The journey between Chennai and New Delhi by train is approximately 1,093.27 mi. It will take you more or less 34 hr 32 min to complete this journey. This average figure does not take into account any delays that might arise on your route in exceptional circumstances. If you are planning to make a connection or operating on a tight schedule, give yourself plenty of time. In order to get from Chennai to New Delhi faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Chennai and New Delhi will complete the journey in 28 hr 5 min. On average, it will take you about 34 hr 32 min to travel the 1,093.27 mi between Chennai and New Delhi.

What time are the first and last departures from Chennai to New Delhi?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Chennai to New Delhi, which usually leaves at 5:15 AM. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 10:00 PM. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year. The first departure of the night from Chennai to New Delhi leaves at 5:15 AM, while the last journey sets out at 10:00 PM. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Chennai and New Delhi. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

When traveling from Chennai to New Delhi by train, which stations can I use?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Chennai from the following stations: . Arriving at New Delhi, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: . Not all transport providers serve every station, so check in advance to see exactly where your route takes you. You may need to use another form of transport to get from one station to another or to your final destination when you arrive in New Delhi.

How many daily journeys are there from Chennai to New Delhi?

You will be able to travel from Chennai to New Delhi using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 4 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Chennai to New Delhi using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 4 direct connections from Chennai to New Delhi each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 0 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Chennai to New Delhi. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Chennai to New Delhi.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Chennai to New Delhi, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Chennai to New Delhi.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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The cheapest Chennai - New Delhi train tickets can be found for as low as $12.56 if you’re lucky, or $25.17 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $37.19.

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When travelling to New Delhi by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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Chennai to New Delhi CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
123.16kg
Bus
131.96kg
Flight
351.89kg
Car
281.51kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Chennai to New Delhi by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Chennai and New Delhi are 123.16kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Chennai and New Delhi? By taking the train between Chennai and New Delhi you will save 228.73kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 8.8kg compared to a bus and 158.35kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Chennai to New Delhi?
A train ticket from Chennai to New Delhi is $34.20. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $12.56.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Chennai to New Delhi?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Chennai to New Delhi is $12.56. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Chennai and New Delhi by train?
Chennai to New Delhi is 1,093.27 mi.
How long does the train between Chennai and New Delhi take?
Chennai to New Delhi is on average 34 hr 32 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 28 hr 5 min.
How many train connections per day go from Chennai to New Delhi?
Chennai to New Delhi has 4 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Chennai to New Delhi leave?
The earliest train from Chennai to New Delhi departs at 5:15 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Chennai to New Delhi depart?
The latest train from Chennai to New Delhi departs at 10:00 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Chennai to New Delhi in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $12.56 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Chennai to New Delhi?
There are on average 4 direct connection(s) from Chennai to go to New Delhi.
What's the fastest journey time between Chennai to New Delhi by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Chennai and New Delhi is 28 hr 5 min.
Is there a direct train from Chennai to New Delhi?
Yes, there is a direct train between Chennai and New Delhi.
What are the CO2 emissions for Chennai to New Delhi by train?
The train journey from Chennai to New Delhi creates 123.16kg of CO2 emissions.

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