How to Reach Puducherry

Pondicherry is connected by a railway branch line from the five-way junction at Viluppuramtown 40km east of Pondicherry. Pondicherry has some of the best road infrastructure in India and the whole city is connected by roads for car and bus travel. The distance is about three and a half hour drive from Chennai to Pondicherry. The bus to Chennai leaves from Pondicherry every 30 minutes. Within Pondicherry, bus services and taxis are abundant. Pondicherry also offers the typically Indian auto rickshaws.

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Puducherry. The most preferred mode of transport in Puducherry is Walking.

Average distance: 5.5 km Average time: 44 min

  • Walking 50%
    Walking 40 min Bike 7.5 min Motorbike 2.5 min Overall average time for 3.5 kms 50 min
  • Motorbike 25%
    Motorbike 20 min Overall average time for 12 kms 20 min
  • Bike 25%
    Bike 10 min Overall average time for 2.5 kms 10 min
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