(A Central University under the Ministry of Education, Govt. of India)
How to reach Pondicherry (Puducherry)
Pondicherry is well connected by AIR/TRAIN/ROAD.
Pondicherry (PNY) has its own Domestic Airport.
Nearest International Airport:
Chennai International Airport, Chennai (MAA) -135 KM
Other International Airport Direct/Connecting Flights:
Kempegowda International Airport, Bengaluru (BLR): - Direct Flight is available from Bengaluru to Pondicherry
Rajiv Gandhi International Airport, Hyderabad (HYD): - Direct Flight is available from Hyderabad to Pondicherry
Indira Gandhi International Airport, New Delhi (DEL): - Connecting Flights are available from New Delhi to Pondicherry
The Pondicherry (PDY) is well connected by Trains from major cities.
The Villupuram Junction (VM) is the nearest railway station having a distance of approximately 40 KM from Pondicherry, which is fairly well-connected to all major cities. The approximate travel time from Villupuram Junction to Pondicherry is one hour by TAXI CAB/ Buses. There are frequent buses from Villupuram Railway station to Pondicherry.
The distance from Chennai to Pondicherry is approximately 135 KM via East Coast Road (ECR). The approximate travel time from Chennai to Pondicherry is 2 Hours by TAXI CAB and 2½ hours by Government/Private Buses. For every 10 to 15 minutes buses are available for Pondicherry from Chennai.
(i) Those participants who are coming from IIT Madras, Chennai workshop on 20th August 2023 can take a bus to Pondicherry University from Madhya Kailash Temple near IIT Madras main gate. Regular Buses are available every 15-20 Minutes.
(ii) Those participants who are coming from Chennai Airport; can take the Airport Metro up to Guindy Metro Station. Opposite Guindy Metro Station, regular buses to Pondicherry University are available every 15-20 Minutes.
(iii) Those participants who are coming from Chennai by bus/Cab can get down to Pondicherry University.
Auto Taxi Facility Available at Pondicherry University Main Gate-1 or Gate-2 on Payment basis
(i) Guest House-I/II or University Hostel/Misty Ocean to Conference Venue CCC Auditorium (Rs. 50)
(ii) Pondicherry Bus Stand/Railway Station to Conference Venue CCC Auditorium (Rs. 400)
(iii) Regular City Buses are available in Pondicherry
Contact Detail: -- (a) Thiru Auto--9498813004/6380128467 (b) Raghu Auto--9944049754 (c) Mani Auto --9499035212