The closest airport is in Chennai, which is around 135 kms
from puducherry (approx. 2 ½ hrs. journey). Chennai
has excellent connections with almost all cities in India
and direction connection to Europe, USA, Middle East and South
East Asia. Trichy airport is 220 kms away. Bangalore (320
kms) and Madurai are the other nearby airports.
2. Though puducherry is on the rail map journey by train
to and from puducherry is not very popular. Villupuram is
the nearest junction, it is fairly well connected to places
like Chennai, Madurai and Trichy.
3. puducherry is well connected to all districts and major
towns of various states like Tamilnadu, Karnataka, Kerala
and Andra Pradesh. puducherry is best accessible by road,
either by bus or by taxi. There are frequent buses, almost
every 15 minutes in the day from Chennai’s new bus stand
4.The express buses takes 3 ½ hours to reach
puducherry. Preferably take the buses coming by the East
Coast Road via Mahabalipuram, instead of the National Highway,
as the ECR is far more scenic with shimmering sea to give
you company most of the way.
There are frequent buses to puducherry from places like Chidambaram,
Thanjavur Trichy and Coimbatore. Especially private luxury
buses are connecting puducherry with other major cities in
Tamil Nadu and Bangalore.
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