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378 km By Road

Looking to travel from Chennai to Salem? It will take you 6h 40m hrs journey to reach Salem. The distance to Salem from Chennai is 378 km via road transport.

Distance Between Chennai to Salem
From City
To City
Distance between Chennai to Salem by Road
378 km
Travel Time from Chennai to Salem by Road
6h 40m

Best way to reach Salem from Chennai

As you're looking for the best way to travel to Salem, buses may be the answer. Not only are they a cost-effective transportation option, but they also offer a comfortable and convenient way to get from Chennai to Salem.

The distance between Chennai to Salem is 378 km which makes it perfect to travel via Bus transportation. Although you may also look for other available options depending on your requirements such as trains and flights if available.

We recommend you to travel by Bus as it's a comfortable and economical way to reach Chennai. It takes 6h 40m to reach Salem via Bus.

zingbus offer amenities such as outlets for charging devices, waiting lounges and reclining seats, making the journey more comfortable.

Chennai to Salem distance - FAQ's

How far is Salem from Chennai?
Chennai to Salem distance is 378 km via road travel. It will take you 6h 40m to reach Salem on a road trip.
Is it safe to travel Salem via Bus or Car?
Yes, road conditions are pretty decent to travel Salem from Chennai. One should also drive carefully and follow traffic rules.
What is the cheapest way to reach Salem?
Although Indian railways comes first when it comes to cheap travel as it has different classes, booking a train might be a pain due to unavailability of seats many times. We recommend you bus travel to Salem as it's convenient, flexible and affordable all at the same time.