How to Reach Kanchipuram
There is no airport in Kanchipuram. The nearest international airport is in Chennai which is 75 km away from Kanchipuram. Chennai airport connects a lot of states and cities in the country and also with many international destinations. There are a lot of cabs that you take to Kanchipuram directly from Chennai airport.
Though there is a railway station in Kanchipram, not many trains that pass through his station. It is connected surrounding cities like Chennai, Madurai, Pondicherry and others. If you are planning to visit Kanchipuram by railway, it is better to reach Chennai or Madurai railway station and get a connecting rail from there to Kanchipuram.
When it comes to road routes, Chennai is the best place to start with. There are a lot of buses that travel to Kanchipuram from Chennai every day. One can reach Kanchipuram within one and a half hour from Chennai. Many tourist cabs and vans can take you directly to Kanchipuram from Chennai railway station or airport. Bangalore is about 232 km away from Kanchipuram. People do not usually opt for self-driving from Bangalore. Pondicherry is about 252 km from Kanchipuram and when the season is right, the road route from Pondicherry would be serene to watch. It takes about two hours to reach Kanchipuram from Pondicherry.
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