By Air: Closest airports: Chennai International Airport (160 km away) is well-connected to most major international destinations and Indian cities.
By Bus: Volvo buses cover the Chennai-Pondicherry route frequently.
By Train: Pondicherry is connected to Chennai by an electric broad gauge railway line through Villupuram. There are two passenger trains running daily to Chennai Egmore railway station and Tirupati and there is a weekly express train service to Bhubaneswar. In addition to this, there is also a daily express train to Chennai Egmore.
By Road: The road from Chennai to Pondicherry (the East Coast Road, commonly called ECR) is a scenic highway and a normal journey would take about 3 hours. The other route that can be taken to reach Pondicherry is through the National Highway 45 (NH-45) famously called the Grand Southern Trunk (GST) Road. Both the major roads from Chennai are toll roads and take approximately the same time.
All Windflower properties are incredibly secluded, yet easily accessible. Do call us for quick guidelines to find your way. For guests travelling by train or air, we can organise a pick-up on request. (on charge)
For the self drivers please click on the Google maps link for driving directions.