Chennai to Shirdi by Road/Train/Air
Shirdi, the holy Pilgrimage Centre of Shirdi Saibaba is well connected to Chennai, the Capital City of Tamil Nadu by Road/Train/Air.
Chennai to Shirdi by Road:
Under this section, we have provided details about driving directions from Chennai, Package Tour Operators who are conducting package tours to Shirdi & surrounding places, Online Booking Information, Major Bus Station contact details for the benefit of Sai Devotees. Kindly note that there are no direct buses from Chennai to Shirdi at present. Hence, Sai Devotees can go via Hyderabad and reach Shirdi which is approximately 1,229 KM and takes about 20 Hours.
Driving Directions from Chennai to Shirdi:
The below mentioned driving direction guides you to reach Shirdi from Chennai. Kindly note that actual distance may slightly vary from the google distance.
1,229 km - about 19 hours 21 mins
SETC Computerized Reservation Counters in Chennai:
Websites for Online Bus Ticket Booking
Major Bus Stands Contact Numbers
Package Tour Operators of Chennai:
There are many tour operators conducting package tour to the Holy Town of Shirdi & surrounding places of tourist interest. Under this section, we have provided information about some of the major tour operators of Chennai for the benefit of Sai Devotees.
Chennai to Shirdi by Train Information:
Under this section, we have provided details about Regular Train Service to Shirdi from Chennai.
Devotees may kindly note that when they are traveling through Pune trains to alight at Pune Junction Railway Station. From there are plenty of private Bus Service/Taxi Services available to Shirdi which approximately takes 5 hours journey from Pune junction Railway Station. The train schedules are given below for the benefit of Sai Devotees.A new Railway Station has been recently opened near to Shirdi Town by name Sainagar Railway Station. Kindly note that devotees can book the tickets online for summer special trains by clicking the Fast Booking link available in http://www.irctc.co.in. Devotees may also note that train tickets under Physically/Mentally Handicapped quota cannot be booked online and can be booked only at the Railway Reservation Counters.
Devotees are requested to check Train Fares/Train Schedules from the respective websites as the fares/schedules are subject to change from time to time.
Cable Car / Wheel chair facility is made available by Railway Authorities at Major railway stations for the benefit of physically handicapped persons. The devotees are requested to contact respective station managers for further assistance.
Chennai to Shirdi:
Shirdi to Chennai
Chennai to Pune :
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For Booking Tickets online, checking PNR Status, Arrival and Departure etc., please visit:
Important Railway Contact Numbers
Important Railway Reservation Counters in Chennai:
Reservation Timings at the above Railway Reservation Counters are as below:
IRCTC conducted Package Tour from Chennai to Shirdi
IRCTC conducts regular package tour from Chennai to Shirdi. The details are given below for the benefit of Sai Devotees:
Chennai to Shirdi by Air Information
There are no direct flights to Shirdi at present. The devotee needs to take a flight from Chennai to Pune/Mumbai and then travel by Road to Shirdi. The devotees can also take a train from Pune/Mumbai to Shirdi and alight at Kopergaon/Sainagar Railway Stations depending upon the train availability. The journey from Pune/Mumbai to Shirdi takes approximately 5 Hours.
Chennai to Pune Online Booking Information
Major Airport Contact Numbers
Apart from the above mentioned there are many private franchisees appointed by SETC/Railway Authorities/Airways in various localities of Chennai for the benefit of devotees.
(Source: As per the information provided by Shri.Ganesh Chandrashekar, Chennai)