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Check cheapest flight tickets from Chennai to Delhi on Mon, Jun 17
16031
Andaman Express
MAS ()
Chennai Central
41 hr 45 min
NDLS ()
New Delhi
SL
₹ 750
12433
MGR Chennai Central Hazrat Nizamuddin Rajdhani Express
MAS ()
Chennai Central
28 hr 20 min
NZM ()
Delhi H Nizamuddin
12611
MGR Chennai Central Hazrat Nizamuddin Garib Rath Express
MAS ()
Chennai Central
28 hr 25 min
NZM ()
Delhi H Nizamuddin
12269
MGR Chennai Central Hazrat Nizamuddin Duronto Express
MAS ()
Chennai Central
27 hr 55 min
NZM ()
Delhi H Nizamuddin
12641
Thirukkural SF Express
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
32 hr 55 min
NZM ()
Delhi H Nizamuddin
SL
₹ 780
12651
Tamil Nadu Sampark Kranti Express
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
32 hr 55 min
NZM ()
Delhi H Nizamuddin
SL
₹ 780
12687
Madurai Dehradun SF Express
MAS ()
Chennai Central
34 hr 40 min
NZM ()
Delhi H Nizamuddin
SL
₹ 775
22403
Puducherry New Delhi SF Express
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
37 hr 10 min
NDLS ()
New Delhi
SL
₹ 780
12615
Grand Trunk (GT) Express
MAS ()
Chennai Central
35 hr 15 min
NDLS ()
New Delhi
SL
₹ 780
12621
Tamil Nadu Express
MAS ()
Chennai Central
33 hr 05 min
NDLS ()
New Delhi
SL
₹ 780
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Chennai to Delhi train time table

Grand Trunk (GT) Express (12615) departs from Chennai Central station (MAS) at and arrives New Delhi station (NDLS) at taking a total of 35 hrs 15 mints to cover the distance of 2182 kms. Tamil Nadu Express (12621) departs from Chennai Central station (MAS) at and arrives New Delhi station (NDLS) at taking a total of 33 hrs 5 mints to cover the distance of 2182 kms. MGR Chennai Central Hazrat Nizamuddin Duronto Express (12269) departs from Chennai Central station (MAS) at and arrives Delhi H Nizamuddin station (NZM) at taking a total of 27 hrs 55 mints to cover the distance of 2175 kms. MGR Chennai Central Hazrat Nizamuddin Rajdhani Express (12433) departs from Chennai Central station (MAS) at and arrives Delhi H Nizamuddin station (NZM) at taking a total of 28 hrs 20 mints to cover the distance of 2175 kms. MGR Chennai Central Hazrat Nizamuddin Garib Rath Express (12611) departs from Chennai Central station (MAS) at and arrives Delhi H Nizamuddin station (NZM) at taking a total of 28 hrs 25 mints to cover the distance of 2175 kms.
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Chennai to Delhi train Seat Availability

In Grand Trunk (GT) Express (12615), seat availability status is AVAILABLE 3 in First AC (1A), seat availability status is GNWL10/WL1 in Second AC (2A) with 88% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is GNWL43/WL12 in Third AC (3A) with 70% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is RAC 60/RAC 36 in Sleeper (SL) for tomorrow. In Tamil Nadu Express (12621), seat availability status is GNWL2/WL1 in First AC (1A) with 90% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is GNWL25/WL6 in Second AC (2A) with 86% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is GNWL51/WL34 in Third AC (3A) with 13% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is RAC 147/RAC 108 in Sleeper (SL) for tomorrow. In MGR Chennai Central Hazrat Nizamuddin Duronto Express (12269), seat availability status is GNWL24/WL1 in Second AC (2A) with 92% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is RAC 68/RAC 48 in Sleeper (SL) for tomorrow.
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Chennai to Delhi train Fare

Fare for trains from Chennai to Delhi is Rs 5165 in First AC (1A), Rs 435 in None (GN), Rs 1380 in Third AC (3A), Rs 2990 in Second AC (2A) and Rs 750 in Sleeper (SL) in general quota. Tatkal ticket fare and premium tatkal fare in this route starts from Rs 1770 in Third AC (3A), Rs 3515 in Second AC (2A) and Rs 950 in Sleeper (SL).
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Chennai to Delhi train Rajdhani

Rajdhani express are premium category trains by the Indian Railways that redefines luxury travelling in India. It is a fully air-conditioned train which connects country capital (Delhi) with state capitals. That is why they are called 'Rajdhani' which translates to 'Capital' in English. These train runs at very high speed and therefore it usually takes least time to reach destination compared to other trains on the same route. Mumbai rajdhani is the fastest rajdhani train which attains a maximum speed of 140 kmph on some stretch. Rajdhani Express offers catering facilities inside the train the fare of which is included in ticket fare. Rajdhani trains have 3 classes - First AC (1A), AC II-tier (2A) and AC III-tier (3A) only and they are coupled with LHB coaches that have higher safety features. The ticket fare for Rajdhani is maximum amongst all trains on the same route and has dynamic fare (Flexi Fare) system. Waitlisted passengers are strictly not allowed inside this train. Rajdhani train coaches are usually painted in red with a grey colored strip outside. 1 rajdhani train runs from Chennai to Delhi - MGR Chennai Central Hazrat Nizamuddin Rajdhani Express (12433).

Chennai to Delhi MGR Chennai Central Hazrat Nizamuddin Rajdhani Express (12433) departs from Chennai Central station (MAS) at and arrives Delhi H Nizamuddin station (NZM) at . Chennai to Delhi rajdhani fare is Rs.6335 in First AC, Rs.3840 in Third AC and Rs.5445 in Second AC for this train which includes meal charges also. Chennai Rajdhani came into existence from the year 1993. It is a bi-weekly train connecting Tamil Nadu (Chennai) to the capital city. This train is not the fastest train on this route but stands very close to Duronto Express on the same route with the difference in total duration of just 20 mins.

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Chennai to Delhi train Duronto

Duronto express is a newer premium class of train which runs as fast as Rajdhanis. Duronto word comes from restless in Bengali as these trains had no intermediate commercial stops when they started. But since Indian Railways incurred losses for these trains, some technical stops were converted to commercial stops. On some routes (such as Delhi-Kolkata) they take lesser time than corresponding Rajdhani express. Unlike rajdhani some durontos also have non-air conditioned sleeper class. Thus, Duronto trains have classes First AC (1A), AC II-tier, AC III-tier and Sleeper. Bed-rolls in sleeper class of Mixed Duronto Express trains will be supplied to passengers on demand, on payment of stipulated charges. Duronto trains are distinguished by vibrant and colorful vinyl coating on the outer surface of the coaches. 1 duronto train runs from Chennai to Delhi - MGR Chennai Central Hazrat Nizamuddin Duronto Express (12269).

Chennai to Delhi MGR Chennai Central Hazrat Nizamuddin Duronto Express (12269) departs from Chennai Central station (MAS) at and arrives Delhi H Nizamuddin station (NZM) at . Chennai to Delhi duronto fare is Rs.6320 in First AC, Rs.3830 in Third AC, Rs.5435 in Second AC and Rs.1530 in Sleeper for this train which includes meal charges also. In MGR Chennai Central Hazrat Nizamuddin Duronto Express (12269), seat availability status is GNWL24/WL1 in Second AC (2A) with 92% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is RAC 68/RAC 48 in Sleeper (SL) for tomorrow. Chennai duronto (12269) is the fastest train from Chennai to Delhi route. But the down train 12270 which runs from Delhi to Chennai takes few minutes more than Chennai Rajdhani and Garibrath. Chennai which was formerly known as Madras is an important station of Tamil Nadu. There are some first credits to the history of Chennai city. It was the first city to have Wi-Fi facility in a widespread manner. Was also the the first British settlement city in India. Chennai has the second longest beach of the world - Marina Beach.

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Chennai to Delhi train Garib Rath

The concept of Garib Rath started with the vision to provide air conditioned berths at a comparatively low price for the people who could not afford to travel in AC coaches. Garib-rath phrase translates to poor man's chariot in English. The fare in this train is almost two-thirds of regular third ac fare. Usually Garib Rath have Third AC (3A) class only excepting some 1-2 trains which also have Chair Car (CC) class. The compartments of these train coaches have 9 berths making an extra space for side middle berth which is not there in any other train in India. In case passengers want to have bedrolls they need to pay separately for it. Some garib-raths run as fast as rajdhani, but they have lesser priority for track clearance compared to them. These trains are painted green with a yellow colored strip along the window panes. 1 garib-rath train runs from Chennai to Delhi - MGR Chennai Central Hazrat Nizamuddin Garib Rath Express (12611).

Chennai to Delhi MGR Chennai Central Hazrat Nizamuddin Garib Rath Express (12611) departs from Chennai Central station (MAS) at and arrives Delhi H Nizamuddin station (NZM) at . Chennai to Delhi garib-rath fare is Rs.1380 in Third AC for this train.

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Chennai to Delhi train Sampark Kranti

Sampark Kranti is a series of express trains in India that connects different states of India to the national capital - New Delhi. Sampark in Hindi means connectivity while Kranti is also a word in Hindi language meaning revolution. Thus these trains have revolutionized the state connectivity with center. These trains have a combination of all the classes - AC, Sleeper and Unreserved coaches. Sampark Kranti trains are for long distance journeys. These trains are named after states and Sampark Kranti train for a particular state has most of the stoppages in that state only. 1 sampark-kranti train runs from Chennai to Delhi - Tamil Nadu Sampark Kranti Express (12651).

Chennai to Delhi Tamil Nadu Sampark Kranti Express (12651) departs from Chennai Egmore station (MS) at and arrives Delhi H Nizamuddin station (NZM) at . Chennai to Delhi sampark-kranti fare is Rs.5190 in First AC, Rs.445 in None, Rs.2050 in Third AC, Rs.3005 in Second AC and Rs.780 in Sleeper for this train.

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Chennai to Delhi Tamil Nadu Express 12621

Chennai to Delhi Tamil Nadu Express (12621) departs from Chennai Central station (MAS) at and arrives New Delhi station (NDLS) at . Chennai to Delhi train fare is Rs.5190 in First AC, Rs.445 in None, Rs.2050 in Third AC, Rs.3005 in Second AC and Rs.780 in Sleeper for this train. In Tamil Nadu Express (12621), seat availability status is GNWL2/WL1 in First AC (1A) with 90% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is GNWL25/WL6 in Second AC (2A) with 86% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is GNWL51/WL34 in Third AC (3A) with 13% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is RAC 147/RAC 108 in Sleeper (SL) for tomorrow.
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Chennai to Delhi Grand Trunk (GT) Express 12615

Chennai to Delhi Grand Trunk (GT) Express (12615) departs from Chennai Central station (MAS) at and arrives New Delhi station (NDLS) at . Chennai to Delhi train fare is Rs.5190 in First AC, Rs.2050 in Third AC, Rs.3005 in Second AC and Rs.780 in Sleeper for this train. In Grand Trunk (GT) Express (12615), seat availability status is AVAILABLE 3 in First AC (1A), seat availability status is GNWL10/WL1 in Second AC (2A) with 88% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is GNWL43/WL12 in Third AC (3A) with 70% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is RAC 60/RAC 36 in Sleeper (SL) for tomorrow.
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Chennai to Delhi train: Fastest, Slowest, Timely & Most Delayed

The fastest train from Chennai to Delhi is MGR Chennai Central Hazrat Nizamuddin Duronto Express (12269) which travels a distance of 2175 kms in just 27 hrs 55 mints. The slowest train from Chennai to Delhi is Andaman Express (16031) which travels a distance of 2206 kms in 41 hrs 45 mints. The most punctual train from Chennai to Delhi is MGR Chennai Central Hazrat Nizamuddin Duronto Express (12269) which reaches Delhi H Nizamuddin with an average delay of just 0 minute. The most delayed train from Chennai to Delhi is Andaman Express (16031) which reaches New Delhi with an average delay of over 1 hrs 40 mints.
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About Chennai

The city of Chennai in Tamil Nadu, formely known as Madras, India and the headquarters of the Southern Railway Zone, is a major rail transport hub in the country. Chennai Central Railway Station designed in British colonial style by architect Henry Irwin and also known as the Gateway to the South. It is one of the most important railway hubs in South India and stands as one of the busiest in the nation. The next station to Chennai Central, Basin Bridge Junction, is the railway junction where three different lines meet. Chennai has an international airport Chennai International Airport. It is the fourth busiest airport in India and 47th busiest airport in Asia. Chennai is the land of beautiful temples, and reels in tourists from different corners of the world. There is of course Mahabalipuram (nicknamed Mahabs), which displays Dravidian architecture on monuments, right by the beach side. Kapaleeshwar Temple is a wondrous temple to take a peek into. This Shiva temple was also constructed in the 7th century. Chennai is known for its delicacies: dosas and idlis. A place to get some great tasting South Indian food is the 'Adyar Anand Bhavan,' known for serving pure, delicious vegetarian goodness. To capture the diverse cultures of South India, Chennai has an authentic heritage home called 'Dakshichitra.' There are many cool exhibitions showcasing dance, art, craft activities, and much more. Some of the places to visit in Chennai Vandalur Zoo, Known to be one of Asia's largest open-air zoos, the Besant Nagar Beach, or Elliots Beach, but referred to as 'Bessie' and a mysterious and potentially eerie spot known as the 'Broken Bridge' lies just a bit beyond the beach. Pondy Bazaar and T Nagar are popular bazaar for shopping. Chennai has 3 railway stations - Chennai Central (MAS), Chennai Egmore (MS) and Tambaram (TBM).
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About Delhi

Delhi is the capital city of India. It is second most populous city of India with a population of more than 1.25 crore. It is well connected to almost all of India. Indira Gandhi International Airport in Delhi is the busiest airport of India. Following its overhaul and with introduction of terminal 3, its passenger handling capacity increased many folds, and was voted as Best airport in the world in 2015. Intra-city connectivity in Delhi is at par with other developed cities in the world owing to world class Delhi-metro. Being the capital city of India, Delhi is home to embassies of almost all the popular countries. Famous tourist attractions in Delhi are Akshardham temple, Lotus temple, Jama Masjid, Humayun's Tomb, Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, Qutab Minar, Red Fort, India Gate, Rashtrapati Bhawan and Parliament House. Connaught Place, Khan Market and the Hauz Khas Village are heaven for the foodies as these places have lots of restaurants offering varied lip-smacking cuisines. Delhi has 14 railway stations - New Delhi (NDLS), Delhi H Nizamuddin (NZM), Anand Vihar Trm (ANVT), Old Delhi (DLI), Delhi Sarai Rohilla (DEE), Delhi Cantt (DEC), Adarsh Nagar Delhi (ANDI), Subzi Mandi (SZM), Delhi Shahdara (DSA), Delhi Kishanganj (DKZ), Delhi Azadpur (DAZ), Delhi Sadar Bazar (DSB), Delhi Safdarjung (DSJ) and Delhi Mg (DE).
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