Chennai to Bengaluru Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $42
Fastest Way Flight — 5h 6min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 30 lb CO2
Available Modes 3 modes — bus, flight and by car
Distance 181 miles
Bus
$42 · 5h 23min · 30 lb of CO2
Chennai to Bangalore
+1 more option
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Flight
$236 · 5h 6min · 458 lb of CO2
MAA to BLR

Chennai to Bengaluru Flights

There are 1 airports — MAA — that make sense to fly out of from Chennai and 1 airports — BLR — to access Bengaluru. The best deals are usually found by flying out of MAA.

Out of the 3 total modes of travel to Bengaluru from Chennai, a flight is the quickest method.

Drive
$24 · 3h 20min · 38 lb of CO2
Chennai to Bengaluru

Drive from Chennai to Bengaluru

It's 181 miles between Chennai to Bengaluru. On a typical day, it might take between 3h 20min and 3h 30min from Chennai to Bengaluru under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 3h 40min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Bengaluru by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $24.

What is the best way to travel from Chennai to Bengaluru?

The are 3 different ways across 3 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from Chennai to Bengaluru. Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Chennai to Bengaluru?

On your trip from Chennai to Bengaluru, it is best to book as soon as possible. It won't necessarily help reduce your price by a large amount, but will ensure that you have a spot on the bus or train.

What's the cheapest way from Chennai to Bengaluru?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Chennai to Bengaluru is by bus. The bus costs $42 roughly and will take 5 hours 23 minutes.

How long does it take from Chennai to Bengaluru by car?

The total distance between Chennai and Bengaluru is 181 miles and will take you about 3 hours 20 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $24.