Chennai has an airport with both domestic and international terminals.
The Kamaraj Domestic Airport and the Anna International Airport are located
at Tirusulam, 7km south of Chennai. The city has representation of almost
all airlines of the world. Many major international airlines have regular
direct flights to Chennai. Domestic airlines operate daily flights to
all major cities of the country from the domestic terminal.
Anna International Airport and Kamaraj Domestic
Phone : 044- 22560551
Chennai is the headquarters of Southern Railway and well connected to
all the major cities in India through a wide network of railways. Trains
operate from Egmore Junction to different parts of the state while interstate
trains originate from Chennai Central Station. Rail reservations can be
made at Chennai Central Stations, from 06:30 hrs. to 20:30 hrs. on weekdays
and from 07:30 hrs. to 13:00 hrs. on Sundays.
The Chennai city is well connected to all the major cities in Tamil
Nadu and other neighboring states through an excellent road network. Interstate
buses operate at regular intervals from Chennai City buses are crowded.
Many private operators are available for domestic and interstate transportation.
Bus reservations can be made at Thiruvalluvar Transport Corporation, Express
Bus Stand, Esplanade, Chennai. Tel: 044-2561835, 2561836. The government
bus company operates from the vast Chennai Moffussil Bus Terminus, Koyambedu
(Tel: 044- 2479 4622; 24 hours).